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Mitsubishi Motors Philippines Corporation signs MOU to roll out next-generation showrooms

Mitsubishi Motors Philippines Corporation (MMPC), today signed a Memorandum of Understanding with its five dealers namely Union Motor Corporation, Fast Autoworld Philippines Corporation, Motorplaza Inc., SFM Sales Corporation and Mindanao Integrated Commercial Enterprises Inc. under the witness of Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC). This partnership aims to roll out a next-generation Showroom - Dendo Drive Station in the Philippines.

Mitsubishi Motors Philippines Corporation signs MOU to roll out next-generation showrooms - Dendo Drive Station in the Philippines
From left to right: Mr. Eusebio Dy, President, SFM Sales Corporation, Mr. Shohei Kubo, Assistant Division General Manager, ASEAN Division B, Mitsubishi Motors Corporation, Mr. Yoichiro Yatabe, Corporate Senior Vice President, Mitsubishi Motors Corporation, Mr. Mutsuhiro Oshikiri, President, Mitsubishi Motors Philippines Corporation, Mr. Osamu Masuko, Chairman of the Board, Mitsubishi Motors Corporation, Mr. Gilbert Dee Jr., President, Union Motor Corp., Ms. Julia Menchavez, President, Fast Autoworld Philippines Corporation, Mr. Nereo Regollo Jr., Executive Vice President, Mindanao Integrated Commercial Enterprises and Mr. Benizon Tan, President, Motorplaza Inc.
The Dendo Drive Station features solar power system and vehicle to home (V2H) equipment. This system allows to charge Electric Vehicles (Evs) and Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles (PHEVs) at the showrooms as well as to supply electricity from EVs/PHEVs back to the showrooms. Since MMC opened the first one in Tokyo in 2016, it has opened 79 Dendo Drive Station showrooms throughout Japan.

With MMC’s support, MMPC aims to open DENDO DRIVE STATIONs in 5 regions in the Philippines and introduce the OUTLANDER PHEV***, MMC’s flagship PHEV SUV to the Philippines by the end of 2020. It aims to promote better understanding of EVs/PHEVs in the country and support the development of the country’s automotive industry and the local economy.

Mitsubishi Motors Philippines Corporation signs MOU to roll out next-generation showrooms - Dendo Drive Station in the Philippines
From left to right (seated): Mr. Eusebio Dy, President, SFM Sales Corporation; Mr. Benizon Tan, President, Motorplaza Inc. Ms. Julia Menchavez, President, Fast Autoworld Philippines Corporation, Mr. Mutsuhiro Oshikiri, President, Mitsubishi Motors Philippines Corporation, Mr. Yoichiro Yatabe, Corporate Senior Vice President, Mitsubishi Motors Corporation, Mr. Nereo Regollo Jr., Executive Vice President, Mindanao Integrated Commercial Enterprises and Mr. Gilbert Dee Jr., President, Union Motor Corp. From left to right (standing): Mr. Alvin Dalida, First Vice President for Sales and Marketing, Mitsubishi Motors Corporation; Mr. Shohei Kubo, Assistant Division General Manager, ASEAN Division B, Mitsubishi Motors Corporation and Mr. Cecil Capacete, First Vice President for Sales and Marketing, Mitsubishi Motors Corporation.
“Similar to Japan, the Philippines is a country that often experiences many natural disasters,” said Osamu Masuko, MMC’s chairman of the board. “I believe with the technology of the DENDO DRIVE STATION, communities will be provided with a dependable self-sustaining power source that does not only generate efficient energy supply but also serves as a reliable electrical source during emergency power shortage.”

Topics: Mitsubishi Motors Philippines Corporation , Dendo Drive Station , Osamu Masuko
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