Mitsubishi Motors Philippines Corporation
Mitsubishi Motors Philippines Corporation

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Mitsubishi Motors Philippines Corporation joins the 7th Philippine Electric Vehicle (EV) Summit 2019

July 9, 2019 – Mitsubishi Motors Philippines Corporation (MMPC) will once again co-sponsor the upcoming 7th Philippine Electric Vehicle Summit to be held on July 17-18, 2019 at the SMX Convention Center, Pasay City. Organized by the Electric Vehicle Association of the Philippines (EVAP), the event annually gathers key stakeholders from both the public and private sectors and thousands of audience. This 2019, the theme will focus on, “Electric Vehicles: Modernizing the Transportation Landscape, Driving Sustainable Growth.”

For this two-day event, MMPC will showcase its 2019 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV (Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle), Europe’s best-selling plug-in hybrid vehicle from 2015-2018* and the Mitsubishi i-MiEV, a pure electric vehicle. Customers will also have the chance to experience and test drive the Outlander PHEV which recently bagged the “2019 Best Plug-in Vehicle” award by Company Car and Van Magazine in the United Kingdom and the “2019 Green SUV of the Year” award from Green Car Journal in the US. Moreover, a resource speaker from Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC), Assistant Corporate General Manager of Product Strategy Division and General Manager of EV Solution Department, Mr. Takashi Hiromatsu from Japan will share among others, the Mitsubishi Motors’ rich history in EV and its vision for the future. The Dendo Drive House, a packaged system of EV/PHEV, a bi-directional charger, solar panels and home battery will also be presented.

MMPC has been in the forefront and is actively pursuing EV demonstration projects with various Philippine government agencies and EV stakeholders to utilize the e-mobility as a social infrastructure in the near future.

*Source: JATO Dynamics Limited