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Suzuki Philippines holds Fun Fair Test Drive this October
Tuesday, October 01, 2019

Suzuki Philippines holds Fun Fair Test Drive this October

MANILA, Philippines. October 2, 2019 – Suzuki Philippines Inc. (SPH), the country’s pioneer compact car distributor, launches another exciting round of test-drive events nationwide this October with the Suzuki Fun Fair Test Drive 2019. Get a first-hand driving experience of the Suzuki’s well-loved models - Vitara, Dzire, Swift, all-new Ertiga and Ciaz this coming weekend! These models will be available for simultaneous test drives on October 5 and 6 in participating dealerships in Metro Manila and Luzon Area. These vehicles will also be ready for the road on October 4 and 5 in participating dealerships in Visayas and Mindanao. The participating dealers are: Metro Manila (October 5-6) Suzuki Auto East Avenue Suzuki Auto Manila Bay Suzuki Auto Pasig Suzuki Auto Alabang Suzuki auto Commonwealth Provincial – Luzon (October 5 -6) Suzuki Auto Nueva Ecija Suzuki Auto Sta Rosa Suzuki Auto Marilao Provincial – Visayas (October 4-5) Suzuki Auto North Cebu Provincial – Mindanao (October 4-5) Suzuki Auto Cagayan De Oro Just like the previous Fun Fair events, expect a lot of fun activities and prizes. Special discounts and freebies await those who will purchase any of the Suzuki Philippines vehicles upon test driving. Save the date and drop by at the nearest participating Suzuki dealership in your area. Visit the Suzuki Philippines Facebook page to check out the list of participating dealerships. See more, drive more and experience the #SuzukiWayOfLife as you test drive a Suzuki vehicle this weekend. About Suzuki Philippines Incorporated Suzuki Philippine Incorporated is a wholly-owned Japanese multinational firm highly recognized in the automotive industry. The company specializes in the manufacture and sale of motorcycles and distribution of compact vehicles and outboard motors. Suzuki has established its reputation worldwide for quality, versatility and innovation, and has created a heritage of trust and reliability. www.suzuki.com.ph
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All-new Suzuki Carry Lands in PH, Drives Filipino Businesses to Success
Friday, September 27, 2019

All-new Suzuki Carry Lands in PH, Drives Filipino Businesses to Success

SPH gives Filipinos more business and transport partners with the new APV UV and Suzuki Dzire GA MANILA, PHILIPPINES. September 26, 2019 – Suzuki Philippines Inc. (SPH), the country’s pioneer subcompact car distributor, introduces its newest breed of workhorse vehicle, the all-new Suzuki Carry.  Designed to meet the needs of commercial businesses, the all-new Carry is packed with upgraded features and a lightweight yet fuel-efficient engine, making it a tough and reliable partner to drive every Filipino business owners to success.  “Filipinos are a hard-working people. The all-new Suzuki Carry is engineered to match the level of dedication Filipinos put in their businesses. We designed this new workhorse vehicle to deliver any business requirements with efficiency and power to do more. With the all-new Suzuki Carry, we extend the Suzuki Way of Life! to small and medium enterprises and be a part of their journey to success,” Suzuki Philippines Director and Automobile Division General Manager Keiichi Suzuki shares. A reliable workhorse to carry more Succeeding the Suzuki Super Carry, which bagged the 2016 Best Commercial Utility Vehicle by Car Awards Group, Inc., the all-new Carry amps performance with a stronger and fuel-efficient K15B 1.5-liter engine, providing more power to carry out every task in any road conditions with ease. This upgrade delivers more output power at 96hp/5,600rpm and torque at 135N.m/4,400rpm over the entire range, giving business owners the confidence to deliver on their business commitments.  The all-new Carry stays true to its nature as a reliable and functional workhorse with its exterior design exuding simplicity, durability and a good sense of balance. It has a wider and longer body with access to side gates opening from all sides making loading and unloading cargo of any size and shape easier. The new truck is also packed with 22-rope hooks to secure any cargo during transit.    Supported with a bed 365mm longer and 75mm wider than its predecessor, the all-new Carry boasts a greater loading capacity of 940kg with better weight distribution when fully loaded. Its cabin space now features a more spacious design to ensure a more comfortable seating position with ample distance between the hip point and the center of the accelerator pedal. Aside from the added storage in the dashboard and the cabin, the shift lever is now situated on the dashboard to provide extra legroom for an optimum driving experience.  The all-new Suzuki Carry can be converted and modified to suit any business needs. It can be used a utility van, cargo truck, or pick-up truck with the same reliability and functionality expected of a trusted workhorse.  The All New Carry price starts at: 499,000 - Cab and Chassis 509,000 – Carry Truck 576,000 - Carry Cargo Van 614,000 – Carry Utility Van Business and transport partners Alongside the all-new Carry and to support Filipinos’ diverse business and transport requirements, SPH also introduces the latest variant of its signature compact sedan –the new Suzuki Dzire GA.  SPH hopes to provide Filipino commuters with additional ride-sharing options with the all-new Suzuki Dzire GA. Suzuki’s signature sedan gets a fresher look with easy-to-handle compact dimensions and expanded storage capacity, making it an ideal addition to a taxi fleet business sporting. The all-new Dzire GA features a more compact K12M engine under its hood with increased fuel efficiency. Its interior and engine performance are guaranteed to give complete comfort for all the passengers traversing the busy streets of the metro.  Added in their Dzire vehicle list Suzuki Dzire GA price starts at: 549,900 – Dzire GA 1.2L – Manual Transmission   About Suzuki Philippines Incorporated Suzuki Philippine Incorporated is a wholly-owned Japanese multinational firm highly recognized in the automotive industry. The company specializes in the manufacture and sale of motorcycles and distribution of compact vehicles and outboard motors. Suzuki has established its reputation worldwide for quality, versatility and innovation, and has created a heritage of trust and reliability www.suzuki.com.ph.
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Suzuki Philippines strengthens Mindanao hold, breaks ground for new Tagum dealership
Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Suzuki Philippines strengthens Mindanao hold, breaks ground for new Tagum dealership

Tagum City, Philippines. September 17, 2019 – Suzuki Philippines, Inc., the country’s pioneer subcompact car distributor, continues to bolster its presence in Mindanao with a new dealership in Tagum City in Davao. After setting a new record of more than 2,000 vehicles sold nationwide in four consecutive months this year, SPH is gearing up to open new showrooms in different areas across the country with fast-paced business growth.  Suzuki Auto Tagum located in District 1, Purok 5A, Canocotan, Tagum City will soon rise SPH’s 3s dealership in the city, making Suzuki cars and services more accessible to existing and other potential customers in the area and neighboring cities. The new dealership is owned and managed by Grand Canyon Multi Holdings Inc., which manages Suzuki’s 12 other dealerships nationwide.   From left to right: Rosalie Edig (Brgy. Chairman of Brgy. Canocotan); Peter Po (Chairman – Grand Canyon Multi-holdings, Inc.); Keiichi Suzuki (Director and General Manager of Automobile Division – Suzuki Philippines, Inc.); Pastor William Cuyacot (Executive Assistant of City of Tagum Mayor); Carol Po (Comptroller – Grand Canyon Multi-holdings, Inc.); Lorenzo Aguilar (VP for Operations – Grand Canyon Multi-holdings, Inc.); Jude Racadio (Auto Sales Manager – Suzuki Philippines, Inc.) Tagum City was hailed as Davao Region's Overall Most Competitive Component City in 2018, its second win from the initiative led by the Department of Interior and Local Government and Department of Trade and Industry. The awards were given to municipalities in Davao that exemplified excellence in Economic Dynamism, Government Efficiency, Infrastructure Development and Disaster Resiliency.  “As we break ground for what would be the new Suzuki Auto Tagum, we reaffirm our promise to make our best-valued and award-winning products and services more accessible to more Filipinos and let them experience the Suzuki Way of Life,” said Keiichi Suzuki, director and general manager for automobile division of Suzuki Philippines.  This year, SPH achieved 14 percent year-on-year growth and landed on the fifth rank in the local automobile industry ranking. These back-to-back milestones continue to motivate the brand to look for more opportunities to strengthen its market in the country by providing best-in-class vehicles and service to Filipinos and bring to them the Suzuki Way of Life.    Leading the groundbreaking rites were Suzuki Philippines Director and General Manager Keiichi Suzuki and executives from Grand Canyon Multi Holdings Inc.  The Suzuki Auto Tagum will be completed by March 2020 and will be fully operational by May 2020.  For more information about Suzuki Philippines and their automobiles, please visit http://suzuki.com.ph/auto/ and like them on www.facebook.com/SuzukiAutoPH, https://twitter.com/SuzukiAutoPH and follow on Instagram at @suzukiautoph.   About Suzuki Philippines Incorporated Suzuki Philippine Incorporated is a wholly-owned Japanese multinational firm highly recognized in the automotive industry. The company specializes in the manufacture and sale of motorcycles and distribution of compact vehicles and outboard motors. Suzuki has established its reputation worldwide for quality, versatility and innovation, and has created a heritage of trust and reliability. www.suzuki.com.ph.
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Suzuki Philippines climbs up in industry, CAMPI rankings
Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Suzuki Philippines climbs up in industry, CAMPI rankings

MANILA, Philippines. July 23, 2019 – Suzuki Philippines Inc. (SPH), the country’s pioneer subcompact car distributor, closes the first half of 2019 on a high note, posting 14 percent sales growth over the same period last year and climbing to the sixth spot in the local automobile industry ranking and fifth place in the Chamber of Automotive Manufacturers of the Philippines Inc. (CAMPI) ranking.  “We started the year on the right foot and strengthened our efforts in Q2 to reach more Filipino customers. Our aggressive and strategic marketing campaigns are key in pushing up our position both in the Philippine automobile industry and CAMPI rankings. These achievements reflect the Filipinos’ growing trust in our brand and the quality Suzuki cars that we provide. We are more driven now more than ever to bring only quality driving experience in every Suzuki ride,” shared SPH Director and General Manager for Automobile Division Keiichi Suzuki.  Top sales boosters Committed to giving quality driving experience to every Filipino, SPH continues to assure the market with best-performance vehicles such as the New Ertiga, Swift, Celerio, Dzire and Vitara. These top-selling Suzuki vehicles collectively contributed 77 percent to total H1 2019 sales.  The top-favorite 7-seater family vehicle Ertiga is still the number one best-selling Suzuki vehicle in this year’s lineup with a 34 percent share of sales. The introduction of the new Ertiga Black Interior ramped up sales even further. Its fuel efficiency and spacious interior complement the elegance and modern style, giving the Ertiga a strong edge over its competitors.  Following Ertiga as a top-selling Suzuki vehicle is the hatchback well-loved by millennials. The Suzuki Swift contributed 13 percent to overall sales for the first half of the year.  The Celerio ranks third among Suzuki’s top-selling vehicles with an 11 percent shares of sales. Powered by a three-cylinder 1.0-liter DOHC engine, the hatchback is available with either a five-speed manual transmission or a Continuous Variable Transmission (CVT), making it the first model in its segment to offer CVT. Its compact design surprises with an interior that provides ample space, legroom and storage for stress-free driving. Riding on the TNVS market  SPH buckles up for continued strong growth these succeeding months with more targeted marketing strategies. Besides continuous efforts to bring the vehicles closer to the target markets through product displays and test drives, SPH reinforces its presence in the transport scene through active campaigns and promotions, including for those in the transport vehicle service (TNVS) ecosystem.  SPH makes ride sharing a more comfortable experience not just for drivers but for the commuters as well with the Suzuki Ciaz. A reliable partner on the road, the Ciaz runs on a refined K14B engine and has a lightweight and aerodynamic body for enhanced efficiency. Its roomy and ergonomically designed interior ensures a safe and comfortable ride for both the driver and passengers.  For more information about Suzuki Philippines and its automobiles, please visit www.suzuki.com.ph and like them on www.facebook.com/SuzukiAutoPH.                                                                                                               About Suzuki Philippines Incorporated Suzuki Philippine Incorporated is a wholly-owned Japanese multinational firm highly recognized in the automotive industry. The company specializes in the manufacture and sale of motorcycles and distribution of compact vehicles and outboard motors.  Suzuki has established its reputation worldwide for quality, versatility and innovation, and has created a heritage of trust and reliability. www.suzuki.com.ph
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Suzuki Philippines buckles up for another two-day Fun Fair Test Drive
Monday, July 22, 2019

Suzuki Philippines buckles up for another two-day Fun Fair Test Drive

MANILA, Philippines. July 22, 2019 – Hailing from its highly successful first run and due to public demand, pioneer compact car distributor Suzuki Philippines holds another run of the Suzuki Fun Fair Test Drive 2019 filled with fun and exciting test-drive event. Suzuki’s key models the Vitara, Dzire, Swift, all-new Ertiga and Ciaz will be available for simultaneous test drives on July 27 and 28 at selected dealerships nationwide. Try out and get a first-hand driving experience with any of these well-loved Suzuki vehicles during this two-day fair. Expect a lot of fun activities and prizes. Special discounts and freebies await those who will purchase any of the vehicles upon testing. Save the date and drop by at the nearest participating Suzuki dealership in your area. Visit the Suzuki Philippines Facebook page  and official website to check out the list of participating dealerships . Drive more and experience the #SuzukiWayOfLife as you test drive a Suzuki vehicle this weekend. About Suzuki Philippines Incorporated Suzuki Philippine Incorporated is a wholly-owned Japanese multinational firm highly recognized in the automotive industry. The company specializes in the manufacture and sale of motorcycles and distribution of compact vehicles and outboard motors. Suzuki has established its reputation worldwide for quality, versatility and innovation, and has created a heritage of trust and reliability. www.suzuki.com.ph The participating dealers are: Metro Manila Suzuki Auto Alabang Suzuki Auto E. Rodriguez Suzuki Auto Fairview Suzuki Auto Kalookan Suzuki Auto UN Ave. Provincial - Luzon Suzuki Auto Lipa Suzuki Auto Tarlac Suzuki Auto Taytay Provincial - Visayas Suzuki Auto North Cebu Provincial - Mindanao Suzuki Auto Cagayan De Oro Suzuki Auto Butuan Suzuki Auto Davao Suzuki Auto Zamboanga
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Suzuki Philippines brings Auto Fest 2019 across the country
Tuesday, July 02, 2019

Suzuki Philippines brings Auto Fest 2019 across the country

MANILA, Philippines. July 2, 2019 - Suzuki Philippines, Inc., the country’s pioneer subcompact car distributor, takes this years' Suzuki Auto Festival nationwide. The series of exhibits will be held in various SM Supermalls nationwide bringing the Suzuki award-winning cars and the Suzuki Way of Life even closer to more Filipinos. Join in on the fun and experience Suzuki vehicles up close and personal in the following venues and dates: SM City Telabastagan, July 6-7 SM City Iloilo, July 27-28 SM City BF Parañaque, August 17-18 SM City General Santos, September 21-22 SM City Davao, October 26-27 This year’s Suzuki Auto Festival will showcase the most-valued Suzuki units such as the Suzuki Ciaz, Swift, Dzire, Vitara, all-new Ertiga and the all-new Jimny alongside Suzuki V-Strom Motorcycle. Games and fun activities await car enthusiasts and families to help them bond during the weekend festivities. The Suzuki Safety Scouts Corner will also be there and will be a sure hit with the kids. Suzuki Philippines Director and Automobile Division General Manager Keiichi Suzuki shared, “We have made it our consistent goal to provide Filipinos with innovations and design that will fit their various lifestyles. Suzuki Philippines is experiencing a business momentum right now due to the consistent support from our valued customers. The Suzuki Auto Festival is a series of celebrations we hold every year as our way of giving back and reminding the Filipinos of our commitment to innovate. We are looking forward to seeing our fans in the exhibits and for them to experience the Suzuki Way of Life!” For more information about Suzuki Philippines and their automobiles, please visit http://suzuki.com.ph/auto/ and like them on www.facebook.com/SuzukiAutoPH, https://twitter.com/SuzukiAutoPH and follow on Instagram at @suzukiautoph.
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Suzuki Ciaz ensures fuel-efficient, safe, comfortable ride share
Monday, June 03, 2019

Suzuki Ciaz ensures fuel-efficient, safe, comfortable ride share

Suzuki Philippines (SPH), the country’s pioneer compact car distributor, reinforces its presence in the transport network vehicle service (TNVS) ecosystem to help address the need of Filipino commuters and drivers with the Suzuki Ciaz.  Ride sharing continues to be seen as one solution to the traffic situation in the metro. With its combined fuel efficiency, space and comfort, Suzuki’s popular subcompact sedan is sure to bring Filipinos to their destination safely and conveniently, definitely the Suzuki Way of Life! Safe, comfortable ride with Ciaz Designed for great driving performance, Suzuki Ciaz is the reliable partner on the road, be it for personal use or for ride-sharing. Running on a refined K14B engine, the Ciaz has a lightweight and aerodynamic body for enhanced efficiency. Adding to it is its roomy and ergonomically designed interior that ensures a comfortable ride for both driver and passenger. Sleek multimedia unit and wireless connectivity make for superior entertainment while on the road. Preloaded applications such as Waze help in navigating unfamiliar routes or tracking new areas, providing accurate directions to reach the target destination much faster. Picking up and driving for passengers with luggage and boxes is not a challenge. Suzuki Ciaz has a roomy cabin luggage capacity of 495 liters, enough to fit bags and boxes for travel or simply transporting from the mall or grocery. Danny Dimaranan, a TNVS driver for years now, can attest to these benefits as he shared, “I got high ratings because of the comfort that the Suzuki Ciaz gives.” Adding to it, “Economy wise, for this kind of job, this is really far from the fuel consumption from the other cars that I have owned before.” Worry-free ownership SPH makes it even easier to join the robust ride-sharing ecosystem in the Philippines and drive a brand new TNVS vehicle with Suzuki Ciaz. From June 1 to 30, 2019, a purchase of the Suzuki Ciaz will come with either a one-year free PMS or 20K mileage, valid from the release date of the vehicle until August 30, 2020 in all authorized Suzuki dealership nationwide. The maintenance package covers the three variants, namely GL Manual Transmission, GL Automatic Transmission and the Premium GLX, and comes with free labor from any dealerships. Drive a Suzuki Ciaz and earn while experiencing the Suzuki Way of Life! For more information on the Suzuki Ciaz, visit http://suzuki.com.ph/auto/, like it on https://twitter.com/SuzukiAutoPH and follow on Instagram at @suzukiautoph. About Suzuki Philippines Incorporated Suzuki Philippine Incorporated is a wholly owned Japanese multinational firm highly recognized in the automotive industry. The company specializes in the manufacture and sale of motorcycles and distribution of compact vehicles and outboard motors.  Suzuki has established its reputation worldwide for quality, versatility and innovation, and has created a heritage of trust and reliability. www.suzuki.com.ph
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Suzuki Philippines closes Q1 2019 with consistent sales growth
Thursday, May 09, 2019

Suzuki Philippines closes Q1 2019 with consistent sales growth

Suzuki maintains business momentum in latest earnings report, securing 6th spot in    1st Quarter CAMPI ranking MANILA, Philippines. May 9, 2019 – Suzuki Philippines (SPH), the country’s pioneer compact car distributor, wrapped up the first quarter of the year with consistent sales growth, securing the 6th spot in the Chamber of Automotive Manufacturers of the Philippines, Inc. (CAMPI) roster.  The Ertiga remains the brand’s best-selling vehicle, accounting for 33% of the total sales for the quarter. The Celerio came in second with 12.3% of sales while the Dzire contributed 11.6%.  SPH’s strong performance this first quarter comes on the heels of a successful 2018, which marked strong sales, expansion in key cities across the country and back-to-back recognitions from several renowned award-giving bodies.  “We started 2019 consistent and stable, and so far, we have maintained our momentum. Our performance at the start of the year is setting the pace for the rest of 2019. We are confident of achieving substantial sales growth and reaching more customers through aggressive marketing efforts and nationwide promotional campaigns,” shared SPH Director and General Manager for Automobile Division Keiichi Suzuki.  Best-selling Suzuki vehicles  Three of the most sought-after models in the Philippine automotive market and the company’s top-selling vehicles in recent months, the Ertiga, Celerio and Dzire collectively boosted sales for the first quarter of 2019.  With 33% share of total sales for the quarter, the top favorite family vehicle Ertiga remains the best-selling Suzuki vehicle. The launch of its black interior model in February helped spur sales even further for the Ertiga. The 7-seater MPV combines elegance and strength, blending modern style and maximum functionality to let riders enjoy their days in style.  The Celerio retains its place as the second best-selling vehicle with a 12.3% share of sales. This hatchback, known for its space and roomy dimension, can accommodate of up to 254-liters worth of cargo with an uncompromised 5-seater capacity. Alongside its remarkable fuel efficiency that ups the ante for its category.    The Dzire positions itself as another Suzuki best-seller at third place with 11.6% of total quarter sales. C! Magazine’s Best Mini Compact of 2018 awardee is increasingly being recognized in the market as one of the most affordable units in its category.  Strong marketing efforts continue SPH’s strategic marketing efforts help bring the brand closer to more Filipinos and introduce them to the Suzuki Way of Life!     SPH’s participation and presence at the 2019 Manila International Auto Show (MIAS) last April reflected the brand’s competence in the market by highlighting how its vehicles deliver combined fun, functionality and comfort to give Filipinos optimal driving experience.  During the four-day event, the brand’s most-valued vehicles—the multifunction 7-seater all-new Ertiga, multi-awarded subcompact sedan Ciaz, bold and relentless 4x4 all-new Jimny, well-loved hatchback Swift, exquisite sedan Dzire and stylish SUV Vitara—were available for preview.  In line with SPH’s nationwide advocacy of raising awareness about road safety, Suzuki Safety Scouts encouraged guests at the trade event to join the campaign. Visitors were able to register kids 4 to 14 years old for free to become an official Suzuki Safety Scout.    For more information about Suzuki Philippines and their automobiles, please visit www.suzuki.com.ph and like them on www.facebook.com/SuzukiAutoPH.                                                                           About Suzuki Philippines Incorporated  Suzuki Philippines Incorporated is a wholly-owned Japanese multinational firm highly recognized in the automotive industry. The company specializes in the manufacture and sale of motorcycle and distribution of compact vehicles and outboard motors.  Suzuki has established its reputation worldwide for quality, versatility, and innovation and has created a heritage of trust and reliability. www.suzuki.com.ph.
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Suzuki Philippines showcases full-range lineup at 16th Manila International Auto Show
Thursday, April 04, 2019

Suzuki Philippines showcases full-range lineup at 16th Manila International Auto Show

MANILA, Philippines. April 3, 2019 – Pioneer compact distributor Suzuki Philippines joins the 16th Manila International Auto Show this coming April 4 at the World Trade Center, Pasay City. The most-anticipated event for auto enthusiasts and industry professionals throughout the country, this year’s MIAS will run until April 7 and is expected to gather together more than 130,000 visitors.  During the four-day event, Suzuki Philippines will highlight how its vehicles deliver combined fun, functionality and comfort to give Filipinos an optimal driving experience. The brand’s most-valued vehicles—the multifunction 7-seater Ertiga, multi-awarded subcompact sedan Ciaz, bold and relentless 4x4 all-new Jimny, well-loved hatchback Swift, exquisite sedan Dzire and stylish SUV  Vitara—will be available for preview so visitors to the SPH booth will get the chance to examine these Suzuki best-sellers. In line with SPH’s nationwide advocacy of raising awareness about road safety, the Suzuki Safety Scouts will be present during the trade show to encourage guests to join the campaign. Visitors can register kids 4 to 14 years old for free to become an official Suzuki Safety Scout. In addition to a Safety Scout uniform, members will be given road safety activity books. They will also undergo traffic safety training. Families can look forward to fun-filled activities located at Suzuki Philippines’ booth and win attractive prizes. SPH Director and Automobile Division General Manager Keiichi Suzuki noted how joining the MIAS helps Suzuki Philippines further its mission in the country. “We continue to pursue our goal of providing Filipinos with the right and fun-to-drive vehicles. For the 16th Manila International Auto Show, we are featuring our exciting lineup of vehicles that offers the right mix of reliable performance, functionality and fun. With these Suzuki vehicles, more Filipinos can  enjoy the Suzuki Way of Life, be it in overcoming urban traffic, taking the family to a quick weekend escape or going on an off-road adventure with friends,” said Keiichi.  About Suzuki Philippines Incorporated Suzuki Philippines Incorporated is a wholly-owned Japanese multinational firm highly recognized in the automotive industry. The company specializes in the manufacture and sale of motorcycle and distribution of compact vehicles. Suzuki has established its reputation worldwide for quality, versatility, and innovation and has created a heritage of trust and reliability. www.suzuki.com.ph
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