Manila, Philippines — Sojitz Fuso Philippines Corporation (SFP), the general distributor for Mitsubishi FUSO, and one of the Philippines’ major commercial vehicle distributors of brand-new trucks and buses, together with Centro Manufacturing Corporation (CMC) announced the introduction of the new F-Wing body, a 32 ft. wing van body mounted on the robust FUSO FJ 2528R chassis.
The fully-build up vehicle comes with an upgraded body highlighting the Nippon Fruehauf design and technology. The new 32ft. F-Wing body will be available on FJ 2528R chassis through pre-order arrangement at authorized FUSO dealerships nationwide starting March 8, 2022.
By partnering with CMC, SFP aims to provide the highest product quality as the F-Wing body uses lightweight materials for increased service life and maximized cargo capacity which translates to increased customer business’ revenue.
As one of the safest wing van trucks, the fully-build-up vehicle is now equipped with a reverse camera that provides more visibility, and another level of assurance for safe parking maneuvers.
On top of that, SFP is proud to announce that the F-Wing body on the FJ 2528R chassis is the first RORO Ready wing van truck in the country. The fully-build-up vehicle is equipped with a built-in RORO security strap, which helps to protect both vehicle and cargo against water and wind.
Guaranteed delivery of body-ready units at 7 days.
F-Wing body specifications for the Philippine market
With these added features, SFP continues to commit to a high level of quality and enhanced operational efficiency. The introduction of the new 32 ft. F-Wing body on the FJ 2528R chassis together with CMC is in line with SFP’s ambition to create an even stronger presence in the heavy-duty segment in the Philippine market.
SFP and Centro are committed to further contributing to the common goal of continuously improving and supporting your business better while upholding the vision of “Make your Business Fly”.
To learn more about the FJ 2528R chassis with F-Wing body, its new features, and pricing, as well as the complete list of FUSO models, inquire at your preferred FUSO dealership near you or visit www.fuso.com.ph.
John Ferd Cabeliza, Advertising and Public Relation Specialist, SFP
Phone: (02) 8234 2484 e-Mail: [email protected]
Jomary “Joms” Ilaw, Advertising and Public Relation Specialist, SFP
Phone: (02) 8234 2484 e-Mail: [email protected]
E-mail: [email protected]
FUSO at a Glance
FUSO is a brand of commercial vehicles manufactured by Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation (MFTBC) and Daimler India Commercial Vehicles (DICV). Currently, FUSO represents a holistic line-up of products and services that match the needs of customers in over 170 markets. The FUSO product positioning covers a wide spectrum, from robust and economic trucks for growth regions, to cutting-edge mobility solutions with industry-leading technology and reduced environmental impact. FUSO is particularly renowned for its offerings in the light-duty segment – the Canter light-duty truck claims the top share in various markets around the world. Throughout the decades, FUSO trucks and buses have leveraged Japanese quality and craftsmanship to set benchmarks in efficiency, safety, and comfort.
MFTBC at a Glance
Based in Kawasaki, Japan, Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation (MFTBC) is one of Asia’s leading commercial vehicle manufacturers, with 89.29% of its shares owned by Daimler Truck AG and 10.71% by various Mitsubishi group companies. An icon in the Japanese commercial vehicle industry with a longstanding history of more than 85 years with its FUSO brand, MFTBC manufactures a range of commercial vehicles including light, medium, and heavy-duty trucks and buses, and industrial engines for over 170 markets worldwide. In 2017, MFTBC introduced the eCanter all-electric light-duty truck as a series-production model and in 2019, the Super Great – Japan’s first heavy-duty truck fitted with Level 2 Automated Driving Support Technology, a benchmark in the Japanese commercial vehicle market. MFTBC operates under the umbrella of Daimler Trucks Asia, together with its partner organization Daimler India Commercial Vehicles (DICV) in India. This strategic unit allows the entities to collaborate on areas such as product development, parts sourcing and production to provide the best value to customers.
Daimler Trucks Asia at a Glance
Daimler Trucks Asia (DTA), under Daimler Truck AG, is an organizational unit that jointly operates Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation (MFTBC) – an icon in the Japanese commercial vehicle industry with more than 85 years of history with its FUSO brand – and Daimler India Commercial Vehicles (DICV), an up and rising challenger in the Indian market. DTA adopts a strategic business model that allows its group entities to collaborate on product development, production, exports, sourcing and research activity to provide innovative, cutting-edge and best-value products to customers. DTA’s vision is “to develop mobility solutions to embrace a better life for people and the planet,” and is aligned with Daimler Truck’s purpose, “For all who keep the world moving.”
As a general trading company, the Sojitz Group is engaged in a wide range of businesses globally, including buying, selling, importing, and exporting goods, manufacturing and selling products, providing services, and planning and coordinating projects, in Japan and overseas. The Group also invests in various sectors and conducts financing activities. The broad range of sectors in which Sojitz operates includes those related to automobiles, plants, energy, mineral resources, chemicals, foodstuff resources, agricultural and forestry resources, consumer goods, and industrial parks. Sojitz has run so many kinds of automotive business all over the world such as CKD production, wholesale, and Retail. In the case of the business in Philippine, Sojitz has been engaged to the automotive business since 1969.