VinFast and NXP Semiconductors have announced a collaboration to develop smarter, cleaner, and connected electric vehicles. Under the collaboration, VinFast will use NXP's processors, semiconductors, and sensors in the early development of new automotive projects. NXP will also share its partner ecosystem with VinFast and establish a joint collaboration dedicated to developing EV solutions based on NXP's reference evaluation platforms and software layers. The collaboration will allow other companies in the Vingroup ecosystem to leverage NXP's smart solutions for their own smart city applications. The collaboration aims to bring a vision for next-generation cities to a global market and is seen as an important milestone in the development of a smarter, cleaner, and connected world.