ABB has been awarded contracts by Huyndai Thanh Cong Vietnam (HTV) to provide hundreds Terra AC wallbox units. In its exclusive offer, customers purchasing the Hyundai IONIQ 5, the first high-tech electric vehicle model from Hyundai Motor assembled in Vietnam, have received a complimentary ABB home charging solution.
Quoc Luc Kim, Sales Director, Southern Region of Electrification Business, ABB Vietnam said: ”We're excited to join hands with Hyundai Thanh Cong to bring the best value home charger for Hyundai IONIQ 5 users in Vietnam, allowing owners to conveniently charge at home. We understand that the safety of charging are top priorities for electric vehicle users in Vietnam. Our E-mobility product portfolio has been extensively tested to meet the highest independent standards and safety requirements for residential or commercial installations. Specifically, the Terra AC wallbox solution stands out as a high-performance EV home charger, offering future-proof flexibility and advanced safety features to ensure the utmost protection and convenience for EV owners.
Engineered with a compact design, the ABB Terra AC wallbox saves valuable space and time while offering a simple to manage installation and hassle-free experience for electric car users. Available in 16A and 32A models and integrated with smart features such as connection via wifi, 3G/4G & LAN cable, the charger allows sotfware remote updating to secure the higest adaptabilty with new car models while helping EV owners optimize charging efficiency, resulting in cost-effective and eco-friendly charging. ABB Terra AC wallbox chargers are being used in service centers of reputable automotive brands across Vietnam to provide high quality and effective charging points for vehicles booked in for servicing.
“The IONIQ 5 electric car, introduced to the Vietnam market end of July, is a significant milestone, marking the first time a Hyundai Motor high-tech electric vehicle assembled in Vietnam. Each IONIQ 5 sold comes equipped with a standard 2.5 kW AC charging capacity. Additionall, we would like to offer our customers a high quality charger, aiming to enhance the convenience of IONIQ 5 owners usage and travel.“ said......Huyndai Thanh Cong Vietnam... “We are delighted to be collaborating with ABB, a partner of choice for the world’s biggest EV OEMs to enhance the experience for our customers in Vietnam through it‘s safe, convenient, efficient and easy install home charging solution.“
Vietnam is on the journey towards the 'future of mobility' through the Government's green energy transformation action program, with the aims to have all vehicles on the road powered by green energy by 2050, aligning with the nation's objective of achieving net-zero emissions. Recent years, the country has experienced a significant breakthrough in the adoption of electric vehicles, surging from 138 units in 2019 to over 28,000 electric cars and 3,557 hybrids as of September 2023. The Vietnam Automobile Manufacturers Association predicts that EV ownership will reach 1 million by 2028, and 3.5 million units by 2040.
According to industry experts, the progress in convenient and safe charging solutions plays a crucial role in improving the electric vehicle user experience, thereby contributing to the increasing adoption of electric vehicles in Vietnam.
As a world’s leader in electric vehicle (EV) charging solutions, ABB offers the widest portfolio of charging solutions from smart chargers for the home to high-power chargers for the highway stations of the future, solutions for the electrification of fleets and charging for electric buses and trucks. ABB has sold more than one million EV chargers across more than 85 markets, including over 50,000 DC fast chargers.
To explore ABB’s line of EV charging solutions, visit new.abb.com/ca/segments/e-mobility.
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