January 21, 2021
In support of the government’s PUV Modernization Program, FOTON Motor Philippines, Inc. (FMPI) is set to rev up public transportation with a showcase of its latest Modern Jeepneys at the country’s most important road transport event of the year – the Manila Commercial Vehicle Show (MCVS) and Philippine Public Transport Convention (PPTC).
Happening this January 28-30, 2021 at the SMX Convention Center Pasay City from 9 AM to 5PM, the twin events are the very first gatherings of stakeholders of the transport industry catering to Filipino commuters and businesses supported by different government agencies – the Department of Transportation (DOTr), Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB), Office of Transportation Cooperative (OTC), Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), Cooperative Development Authority (CDA), and many more. Those who are interested to attend may register online at www.manilacvs.com.
As the country continues to address challenges in mass transportation, the MCVS and PPTC present a competent platform that could bring more feasible solutions and options to light, thus helping achieve the collective goal of providing the greater public convenient and safe mobility.
FOTON Motor Philippine Inc. (FMPI), will be participating in the MCVS and PPTC in accordance with its commitment to support the growth and continued development of the industry, its customers, and the economy by offering high-quality vehicles to the market.
In line with efforts to provide dependable mobility to Filipinos, FOTON will be showcasing two of its robust Modern Jeepney in the MCVS:
The FOTON F-Jeepney F29 offers bigger and more robust capabilities. Designed to fit the transportation requirements of our fellowmen, it upgrades the traditional Filipino jeepney with its spacious 29-passenger capacity powered by the proven 3.8-liter ISF Cummins engine. Producing a dependable power output of 154 hp at 2,600 rpm and maximum torque of 500 Nm at 1,200-1,900 rpm, it gives the King of the Road the necessary muscle to move the nation.
Boasting modern technology, the F-Jeepney F29 meets modern transportation requirements, featuring an Automatic Fare Collection System for cashless transactions, Wi-Fi connectivity, GPS Tracker, CCTV system, and an LED TV screen. The F-Jeepney F29 also complies with Philippine National Standard (PNS) 2126:2017 and Euro IV emission standards.
On the other hand, the FOTON F-Jeepney F24 is powered by the world-famous ISF 2.8 Cummins engine that boasts long-lasting power and spacious interiors capable of transporting up to 24 passengers. It has a strong power output of 117 hp at 3,200 rpm and maximum torque of 260 Nm at 3200 rpm. The F-Jeepney F24 provides extra comfort with its cushioned seats and highly effective air-conditioning system.
Aside from the F24 and F29 models, the FOTON F-Jeepney also offers a variant that is fit for more agile and more compact public transportation. The 11-seater FOTON F-Jeepney F11 features a smooth drive even within tight city streets with its lightweight and streamlined design. It offers dependable power of 87 hp at 3,200 rpm with its 2.2-liter diesel engine that can also produce a generous maximum torque of 220 Nm at 2,220 rpm. The tried-and tested motor is mated to an easy-to-shift 5-speed manual transmission for effortless efficiency and operation.
For inquiries, call your nearest FOTON dealer or our sales hotline at 0999-999-9998. You may also reach us through the following contact points: firstname.lastname@example.org, FB/FotonPhilippines, IG/FotonPhilippines,Twitter@FotonPH