Details of VinFast’s “flying dragon” electric bicycle: Operating range of more than 100 km/charge

VinFast officially introduced the DrgnFly electric bicycle model to the US market at the CES 2024 Electronics and Consumer Exhibition, exactly 1 year after the concept car was displayed at CES 2023.

The name “DrgnFly” is inspired by the image of a dragon flying into the sky. This electric bicycle model is the result of cooperation between VinFast and Eskild Hansen, a creative studio from Denmark that has won many Red Dot awards. This combination brings a unique design, blending classic style with the future of sustainable transportation. The vehicle’s appearance has many similarities with mini motorbike models such as Honda MSX or Monkey.

The chassis is made of aluminum to ensure durability and flexibility. In addition, the car is also equipped with extended handlebars and large tires and an ergonomic saddle, providing an optimal driving experience for users. The vehicle has two operating modes, including pedal assist or fully electric. The car’s length x width x height dimensions are 1,695 x 690 x 1,040 mm, seat height is 760 mm.

DrgnFly uses a 750W motor integrated into the rear wheel, comes with a single-speed gearbox and torque sensor. Maximum speed up to 30 miles/h. Advanced energy optimization system helps users travel longer distances with many different driving modes. Meanwhile, the torque sensor responds smoothly to each movement with the ability to detect force changes up to 16,000 times/second.

The lithium battery pack integrated into the chassis helps DrgnFly have an operating range of up to 102 km after each full charge. Furthermore, the ability to easily disassemble and assemble helps VinFast’s electric bicycle become a modern and convenient electrified mobility solution for everyone.

In addition to outstanding design and performance, DrgnFly also integrates many advanced technological features. With 4G connection and mobile applications, users can use smart utilities such as changing driving modes, remotely unlocking and locking the car, locating the vehicle (GPS) and storing journeys. In addition, remote software updates (OTA) help ensure that DrgnFly is always in an optimal state to provide a superior user experience.

Deputy General Director of VinFast Global Sales and Marketing – Ms. Tran Mai Hoa said: “DrgnFly is not simply an electric bicycle model, but also a choice that represents the lifestyle and personality of current users.” grand. We hope DrgnFly’s unique design and smart technology features will help make electrified mobility a safer, more enjoyable and more accessible mobility option for everyone.”

VinFast DrgnFly is expected to launch first in the US market with an expected price of 2,800 USD. DrgnFly has a genuine 2-year warranty and unlimited range of travel. It is expected that the product will be launched in other countries in the near future.