Jan, 13 2020 22:01 JST

Source: Mitsubishi Motors

Mitsubishi Motors Philippines Signs MOU to Roll Out a Next-Generation Showroom, DENDO DRIVE STATION, in the Philippines


TOKYO, Jan, 13 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Motors Philippines Corporation (MMPC), a sales and manufacturing subsidiary of Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC), has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with its five dealers to roll out a next-generation Showroom, DENDO DRIVE STATION, in the Philippines.

In addition to standard showroom functions such as new vehicle sales and aftersales services, the DENDO DRIVE STATION features solar power system and vehicle to home (V2H)* equipment. This system allows to charge EVs/PHEVs at the showrooms as well as to supply electricity from EVs/PHEVs back to the showrooms. Since it opened the first one in Tokyo in 2016, MMC has opened 79 DENDO DRIVE STATION showrooms throughout Japan, and aims to open it in the Philippines by the end of 2020.

"Similar to Japan, the Philippines is the country with many natural disasters," said Osamu Masuko, MMC's chairman of the board, at the Dealer Conference held today. "I believe that this DENDO DRIVE STATION will contribute to enhancing the society resilience and local economic development."

This year, MMC plans to introduce its flagship plug-in hybrid (PHEV) SUV, the OUTLANDER PHEV, to the Philippines, the company's key regional market. MMC aims to support the development of the country's automotive industry and the local economy through activities such as rolling out the DENDO DRIVE STATION to promote understanding of EVs/PHEVs so they would be widely used.

* Vehicle to Home (V2H): A system of supplying homes with electric power stored in EV/PHEV batteries


About Mitsubishi Motors
MITSUBISHI MOTORS CORPORATION is a global automobile company based in Tokyo, Japan, which has a competitive edge in SUVs and pickup trucks, electric and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles. Since the Mitsubishi group produced its first car more than a century ago, we have demonstrated an ambitious and often disruptive approach, developing new vehicle genres and pioneering cutting-edge technologies. Deeply rooted in MITSUBISHI MOTORS' DNA, our brand strategy will appeal to ambitious drivers, willing to challenge conventional wisdom and ready to embrace change. Consistent with this mindset, MITSUBISHI MOTORS introduced its new brand strategy in 2017, expressed in its "Drive your Ambition" tagline -- a combination of personal drive and forward attitude, and a reflection of the constant dialogue between the brand and its customers. Today MITSUBISHI MOTORS is committed to continuous investment in innovative new technologies, attractive design and product development, bringing exciting and authentic new vehicles to customers around the world.


Source: Mitsubishi Motors
Sectors: Automotive

Copyright ©2020 JCN Newswire. All rights reserved. A division of Japan Corporate News Network.

Related Press Release


Mitsubishi Motors concludes a disaster cooperation agreement for the first time in Tokyo with Minato City
January 21 2020 19:04 JST
 
Mitsubishi Motors Earns the Top Position in The J.D. Power 2019 Indonesia Customer Service Index and Sales Satisfaction Index Studies, and its Pajero Sport and Xpander Won IQS in Indonesia
November 26 2019 08:03 JST
 
MITSUBISHI MOTORS Launched Restyled Mirage and Attrage Compact Models in Thailand
November 18 2019 11:24 JST
 
MITSUBISHI MOTORS' eK X & eK Wagon Kei Cars Win RJC Car of the Year 2020
November 13 2019 18:39 JST
 
MITSUBISHI MOTORS Introduces XPANDER CROSS
November 12 2019 17:01 JST
 
Mitsubishi Model A Selected as Historic Car by JAHFA
November 08 2019 13:49 JST
 
MITSUBISHI MOTORS Restyles Mirage and Attrage Compact Models
November 07 2019 10:58 JST
 
MITSUBISHI MOTORS' Brand New Crossover MPV Coming Soon in Indonesia
November 05 2019 12:01 JST
 
World Premieres of MITSUBISHI MOTORS MI-TECH CONCEPT Buggy-Type Electrified SUV Concept Car and SUPER HEIGHT K-WAGON CONCEPT Kei Car at Tokyo Motor Show 2019
October 23 2019 11:09 JST
 
MITSUBISHI MOTORS Lineup at 46th Tokyo Motor Show 2019
October 03 2019 20:45 JST
 
More Press release >>

Latest Press Release


More Latest Release >>