MITSUBISHI’S ZAMBOANGA DEALERSHIP TO EXPANDMITSUBISHI Motors Phils. Corp. (MMPC) and its Zamboanga Motors inc. (ZMI) dealership recently broke ground to mark the start of the construction of a bigger and a more modern Mitsubishi Motors showroom and service center. the newest ZMI showroom will be constructed on a 5,320-square-meter lot in Governor Carmins Avenue, Zamboanga City. Citing Zamboanga’s improving economy, high employment rate and vast investor potential, ZMI said it is optimistic that it can further improve its business and additionally provide better customer service by relocating and expanding its dealership. Since 1963, ZMI has been involved with the Mitsubishi brand.Leading the ground-breaking ceremony were MMPC executives Orlando Alvarez Jr. (Senior Vice President for Marketing and Treasury), Froilan Dytianquin (Vice President for Marketing Services), Marco Medina (Vice President for Sales) and ZMI officials Concepcion Go (President) and Venancio Go (General Manager). Witnessing the event were Zamboanga Chamber of Commerce President Cholo Soliven and Land Transportation Office City Administrator Antonio Orendain Jr. “Throughout the years, ZMI has shown its steadfast commitment towards its customers,”said Alvarez. “The upgrading of its facility to comply to world-class standards and to implement the global Mitsubishi Visual Identity is just one of the means of bringing closer to its valued customers not only quality vehicles but quality services as well.” ZMI’s expanded dealership outlet will have a six-vehicle display and 19 work bays. It is expected to operate in December. HYUNDAI TURNS OVER 50 VEHICLES FOR ADB MEETHYUNDAI Asia Resources inc. (HARI) announced it recently turned over 50 Hyundai Grand Starex vehicles that will be used to transport 4,000 delegates attending the 45th Asian Development Bank (ADB) Annual Meeting of Board of Governors, which will be held from May 2 to 5.HARI said the turnover ceremony was attended by HARI executives led by Chairman Emeritus Richard Lee, Chairman Edward Go and President and Chief Executive Officer Fe Perez-Agudo, as well as by representatives of ADB’s lead agency in the Philippines and Department of Finance Undersecretary Rosalia de Leon, Undersecretary Gil Beltran and Assistant Secretary Teresa Habitan. “We support this administration and the ADB in promoting and strengthening the pillars of public and corporate governance to bring about all-inclusive growth and development for the Philippines and Asia,” Agudo said during the ceremony.NISSAN PROMOTES OIL-CHANGE PRACTICE NISSAN Motor Phils. inc. (NMPI) said that now is the perfect time to have cars’ oil replaced.“As humans need to regularly bathe to keep ourselves clean, so does our motor oil,” said NMPI Assitant Vice President for After-Sales and parts Andy Liao. “The value of oil change cannot be understated; it is the most important maintenance item to maximize an engine’s performance and extend its lifespan. Otherwise, cars might incur more damage to their engines, which will require additional repairs that translate to more expenses and more hassle.” To maximize the benefits of a regular oil change NMPI said it is better to have it done at authorized Nissan dealerships. NMPI is offering a special price package for oil change and oil filter for as low as P1,188. Customers who set an appointment to avail of the package get a 30-point check-up service for free. the promo is for mineral oil only, and covers the Nissan Teana, Sentra, X-Trail, Grand Livina and other NMPI models.the promo runs until May 31. for more information, log on to nissan.com.ph or visit any Nissan dealership. CALTEX OPENS NEW STATION IN LAS PIÑAS CHEVRON Phils. inc. (CPI), marketer of the Caltex brand of fuels and lubricants, announced it recently opened the Caltex Pamplona Uno station on Alabang-Zapote Road, Las Piñas City. It is the fifth Caltex station in Las Piñas, according to CPI.CPI Retail District Manager Raphael Medina, Caltex Pamplona Uno retailer Juan Miguel Delgado and CPI business consultant Dennis Reymatias led in giving away Caltex shirts, bags and towels to loyal customers traveling on Alabang-Zapote Road during the new station’s opening.CPI said Caltex products, which include Caltex with Techron, Caltex Diesel with Techron and Caltex E10 with Techron, are all designed to deliver lower emissions, higher performance and cleaner engines.