CLARK - Aroun 100 vehicles are set to take part in the Euro 4 Fuel Economy Run of the Energy Utilization Management Bureaue of the Deparment of Energy on May 27
Sponsored by Petron Corporation, it would cover a distance of 280 kilometers from the Petron Station inside Clark Freeport to Urdaneta, Pangasinan via the Subic-Clark-Tarlac and Tarlac Pangasinan-La Union expressways.
"The activity aims to promote fuel economy consciousness and consumer empowerment by obtaining initial data on fuel economy ratings of passenger cars and commercial vehicles employing energy efficiency measures and techniques, "Energy Assistant Secretary Patrick Aquino said.
"As we continue to promote judicious utilization of energy by increasing public consciousness on energy efficiency, the results of this run are expected to show consumers the importance of fuel economy rating aside from other factors such as performance, quality, and safety when buying a vehicle, " Aquino added.
Participating vehicle manufactures and dealers include Pilipinas Taj Group Inc. (Tata Motors Ph), Eurobrands Distibutors Inc. (Peugeot), Automotive Central Enterprises Inc. (Volkswagen), Asianbrands Motors Corporation (Mahindra), Berjaya Auto Philippines (Mazda), Ssangyong Berjaya Motor Philippines, Bayan Automotive Industries Corporation, Isuzu Philippines Corporation, Nissan Philippines Inc., and PGA Cars Inc.
Also participating are Volvo Philippines, Toyota Motors Philippines Corporating, Suzuki Philippines, Columbia Autocar Corporation (KIA), Ford Group Philippins, Hyundai Asia Resources Inc., Honda Cars Philippines., British United Automobiles Inc., Mitsubishi Motors Philippines Corporation, and Motor Image Philippines Inc (Subaru).
PR (Sunday, May 22, 2016). Energy department to hold Euro 4 fuel economy run. SunStar.Pampanga. Retreived from http://www.sunstar.com.ph/pampanga/local-news/2016/05/22/energy-department-hold-euro-4-fuel-economy-run-475060