Mitsubishi Motors Philippines Corporation
Mitsubishi Motors Philippines Corporation

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Mitsubishi Motors Philippines launches promo to celebrate Fuso Canter 50th year anniversary


n celebration of 50th anniversary of the Fuso Canter, Mitsubishi Motors Philippines Corp. (MMPC) is treating its valued customers to a very affordable financing offers for the Fuso Canter models. For example, the Fuso Canter FE71 is available for a very affordable low downpayment of P189,000 or a low monthly amortization of P12,977 for 60 months (with 50% downpayment). Aside from this, customers who purchase a brand new Fuso Canter from MMPC’s authorized dealers nationwide will be given a free 32-inch Toshiba LED television. With these irresistible offers customers gets the easiest way to own the perfect investment and business partner.

Fuso Canter light duty trucks make a perfect partner for any business because of its world-class quality and technology and reliability. On top of these, Fuso Canter trucks are also easy to maintain. It has features that increases the durability and longevity of the vehicle components. Worldwide, more and more growing and successful businesses are becoming confident of the Fuso Canter brand. For nearly a century now the challenge for Mitsubishi Fuso is to continuously develop trucks and buses that lead to greater environmental friendliness and customer success.

The first generation Canter was introduced in 1963 the Canter T720- a genuine cab-over truck with a 2-ton capacity. This was followed by several models to further provide innovations and improved more the design and technology. In 1968, first full model change was launched for the Canter T90 series. This now has a greater loading efficiency and a more dynamically powerful engines. The third generation which is the Canter T200 expanded the lineup including 2.5t and 3t variants. In 1978, the fourth generation was introduced and it was the first in its class to offer spacious medium-duty-truck-like cabin comfort. The 5th until the 7th generation of Canter were developed in pursuit for global standard performance. In 2006, the first Canter Eco Hybrid was launched as the new benchmark for truck innovations. In 2010, the Blue Tec technology and DUONIC gave way for the introduction of the 8th generation of Canter. This generation of Canter now achieves best in its class environmental performance and fuel economy, as well as exceptional comfort and safe driving operability.

Mitsubishi Fuso is celebrating its 80th year anniversary since it launched its first vehicle in 1932, the B46 bus. The first Fuso, a 100 PS Mitsubishi B46 large-sized gasoline engine bus was produced at the Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Co., Ltd’s Kobe Works. One month after the World War II, the production of civilian trucks and buses were permitted for the recovery of the ruined cities in Japan. Fuso became the very first Japan’s post-war trucks and bus. Throughout the years, several development were made to respond to the needs not only of the customers but also for the whole society. With the global increasing concern for environmental issues, Mitsubishi Fuso successively answered by developing an economical and clean diesel engines that cleared even the world’s strictest emission regulations. Along with this is a remarkable achievement of 80 years of engineering and advancement in technology of trucks and buses.