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Vietnam EV maker VinFast delays U.S. sales until late February

Vingroup unit's plans for American factory also behind schedule

VinFast EVs are seen being prepared for shipment from Vietnam to the U.S. last fall.   © Reuters

HANOI -- Vietnamese auto manufacturer VinFast will postpone the release of its electric vehicles in the U.S. until late February due to delays in software updates. 

The company, part of conglomerate Vingroup, originally planned to start selling its VF8 sport utility vehicle by the end of December.

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