Fuso Cruise Minibus is first vehicle to receive PNS nod

It makes 147 horses with 370 Newton-meters of pulling power

Fuso Cruise Minibus is first vehicle to receive PNS nod
Contents
Read MoreRead Less

MANILA: Sojitz Fuso Philippines Corporation (SFP) revealed that the Cruise Minibus is the first vehicle to comply with the Philippine National Standards (PNS 2160:2021) Public Utility Vehicles – Dimensions of Minibus.

KEY TAKEAWAYS

  • What type of certification did the Fuso Cruise Minibus comply with?

    The Fuso Cruise Minibus is the first vehicle to comply with PNS 2160:2021.
  • Which company co-designed the Fuso Cruise Minibus?

    The Fuso Cruise Minibus was co-designed by SFP and Almazora Motors Corporation.
  • According to the local arm of the Japanese truck brand, the said milestone exemplifies SFP’s commitment to providing safe, convenient, reliable, and compliant commercial vehicles to its valued customers around the Philippines.

    By adhering to standards, SFP’s Minibus sets a new benchmark for quality and safety in local transportation mobility solutions.

    Fuso Minibus from SFP 1

    “We are thrilled to announce that SFP’s Minibus has successfully met the requirements set by the Department of Transportation and Bureau of Philippine Standards. With our mission of contributing to the drive for development and betterment of living in the Philippines, we are extending our dedication to innovation and continuously striving to meet the evolving needs of our valued customers. This milestone reflects our commitment to provide safe, convenient, and dependable public or even private vehicles to our customers,” stated SPF President and Chief Executive Officer Yosuke Nishi.

    Quick specs

    The Fuso Cruise Minibus was co-designed by SFP and Almazora Motors Corporation.

    It is powered by a 3.0-liter 4P10 engine that can produce as much as 147 horsepower and 370 Newton-meters of torque. The powerplant is mated to a five-speed manual transmission.

    Per SFP, the Fuso Cruise Minibus can haul up to 36 people and has a two-by-two seating arrangement.

    According to SFP, the said compliance “ensures that customers can trust the Cruise Minibus that provides quality performance while prioritizing safety within the Philippine roads.”

    Photos from Sojitz Fuso Philippines Corporation

    Also read:

    Fuso PH turns over all-new Canter FE71 to initial owner

    Fuso, Hino merger delayed due to ‘engine certification issues’

    Fuso PH, Mercedes-Benz open new joint facility

    Fuso Truck Models

    • Fuso Canter FE73
      Fuso Canter FE73
    • Fuso FI 1217R
      Fuso FI 1217R
    • Fuso Canter FG83
      Fuso Canter FG83
    • Fuso FJ 2528C
      Fuso FJ 2528C
    • Fuso Canter FE71
      Fuso Canter FE71
    • Fuso FJ 1823R
      Fuso FJ 1823R
    • Fuso FJ 2528R
      Fuso FJ 2528R
    • Fuso Canter FE85
      Fuso Canter FE85
    • Fuso Canter FE84
      Fuso Canter FE84
    • Fuso Super Great
      Fuso Super Great
    Fuso Trucks Price

    You might also be interested in

    • Upcoming

    Fuso Truck Articles From Carmudi

    • journal
    • Fuso PH opens new facility with Mercedes-Benz Trucks
      Fuso PH opens new facility with Mercedes-Benz Trucks
      Paulo Papa, Jan 31, 2024
    • Fuso PH hands over 5 Canter modern PUV to Cavite-based transport group
      Fuso PH hands over 5 Canter modern PUV to Cavite-based transport group
      Paulo Papa, Sep 05, 2023
    • Fuso PH delivers Canter Commute fleet to Pangasinan-based transport group
      Fuso PH delivers Canter Commute fleet to Pangasinan-based transport group
      Ruben Manahan IV, Aug 18, 2023
    • Fuso PH inaugurates new dealership in Iloilo
      Fuso PH inaugurates new dealership in Iloilo
      Paulo Papa, Aug 01, 2023
    • Light-duty truck tussle: Fuso Canter FE71 vs. Isuzu N-Series Smoother
      Light-duty truck tussle: Fuso Canter FE71 vs. Isuzu N-Series Smoother
      Paulo Papa, Jul 31, 2023

    Compare

    You can add 3 variants maximum*