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When super typhoon Yolanda made landfall in Tacloban in November 2013, not may outside of the city know that one of the sectors to begin operating soon after was the public transport, specifically the 45 solar-powered jeepneys supplied by the Star 8 Green Technology–the precursor of today’s Public Utility Vehicle …

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Isuzu Philippines Corporation (IPC), the country’s leading manufacturer specializing in trucks and light commercial vehicles, announces its PUV turnover to Alabang Transport Service Cooperative. IPC has turned over 24 units of Class 2 PUVs with bodies manufactured by Almazora and Centro, to Alabang Transport Service Cooperative (ATSC) last July 12, …

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Isuzu Philippines Corporation (IPC), the country’s leading assembler and distributor of brand-new Isuzu trucks, joined the LTFRB Modern PUV Caravan 2019, a multisectoral program aimed to promote the nationwide adoption of modernized public utility vehicles (PUVs) towards a cleaner, safer, more convenient, more efficient, and more organized mass transport system, …

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From May 21 to 24, 2019 Hyundai Asia Resources, Inc. (HARI), the official distributor of Hyundai passenger cars and commercial vehicles in the Philippines, participated in the Land Transportation Office’s (LTO) 2019 Motor Show held to celebrate the agency’s 107th anniversary. The event’s theme, e-DRIVE na @ 107, was chosen …

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The municipality of Lucban, the thriving ‘art capital town’ in Quezon province most famous for its colorful Pahiyas Festival, can now also boast of its own modernized fleet of public utility vehicles (PUVs) that will transport its visitors and residents in safety, comfort, and convenience. In a formal turnover ceremony …

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Isuzu Philippines Corporation (IPC), the country’s leading maker and distributor of trucks and commercial vehicles, became the first to turn over Class 3 modernized public utility vehicles (PUVs) to Metro Comet Transport Cooperative. This milestone was achieved last May 18, 2019 in front of the Municipal Hall of Rodriguez, Rizal. …

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Modernized Public Utility Jeepneys

The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) recently approved 58 new routes for the implementation of the government’s Public Utility Vehicle Modernization Program (PUVMP). During the 10th LTFRB Board Meeting held last April 16, 2019, the Board approved a total of 58 routes covering Regions 2, 3, 8, 10, …

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Executives of Isuzu Philippines Corporation (IPC) paid a visit last March 26 to the Paranaque Integrated Terminal Exchange (PITX) in Parañaque City to witness how Isuzu’s modernized public utility vehicles (PUVs) are helping enhance PITX’s services and operations. Touring the PITX facilities were IPC President Hajime Koso, Sales and Marketing …

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As the PUV modernization is making headway nationwide, the Isuzu modern PUVs can now also be of service in the city of Tarlac. Isuzu Philippines Corporation (IPC) turned over 20 units of their PUV units to one of Pasang Masda’s umbrella organization, the Paniqui Gerona Tarlac Transport Services Cooperative (PGT …

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An icon in the Philippines is about to end its race. Soon, its famous stainless body, colorful exterior paint, blasting music, and loud exhaust system will be part of history as the jeepney is nearing its curtain call. With the government’s commitment to modernize the country’s public transport system and …

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Lapu-Lapu City PublicUtility Vehicle Modernization Program

As the Department of Transportation (DOTr) and the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) continue to deliver world-class public transportation that is safe, convenient, environment-friendly, and dependable, new routes were launched in Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu last Monday, February 18. Through the Public Utility Vehicle Modernization Program (PUVMP) of the …

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From LTFRB

The presence of the Public Utility Vehicle Modernization Program of the government is slowly but surely making its mark in different key locations in the Philippines. Recently, it has added to its list two of the busiest cities in the country. The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) last …

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Hino Modern Jeepneys

The Department of Transportation (DOTr) and the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) officially turned over Public Utility Vehicle Modernization Program (PUVMP)-compliant jeepneys to two transport cooperatives yesterday, November 6, 2018. Twenty non-airconditioned units were awarded to the Taguig Transport Service Cooperative, while 13 airconditioned units were authorized to …

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Isuzu Grab Boracay

Just in time for the re-opening of a rehabilitated Boracay Island, Isuzu Philippines Corporation (IPC) turned over to Grab Philippines units of the Isuzu modernized public utility vehicle (PUV) at the island’s Bolabog Terminal on October 26–the very day of the island paradise’s official re-opening to foreign and domestic tourists. …

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Isuzu PIMS 2018

While Isuzu Philippines’s (IPC) mainstream models like the Isuzu mu-X and Isuzu D-Max are drawing the attention of the attendees to the ongoing 7th Philippine International Motor Show (PIMS), another model stands quietly at the side that the Japanese carmaker plans to enter in the ongoing Public Utility Vehicle Modernization …

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