Mitsubishi Motors Carworld Pampanga delivered 166 units of Strada 4×4 GLS MT to the Department of Education in San Fernando Pampanga. The turned-over units are on top of the initial 88 trucks that were released last December 5, 2019, bringing the total purchased vehicles to 254 units. The Mitsubishi Strada trucks will be assigned as the official service vehicles of the Field Engineers of DepEd for their regular field inspections.
“No school division office will be left behind, as we continue to gear up our actions, hold on the wheels of our goals, focus on our vision, and have a safe ride with our mission”. – said by DepEd Undersecretary, Alain Del B. Pascua, during the turnover ceremony.
The Mitsubishi Strada 4×4 GLS MT is powered by the 2.4-liter MIVEC Clean Diesel engine that produces 181 hp and 430 Nm of torque, with power being sent to the rear wheels via a 6-speed manual. Some of the amenities of this pick-up include a touch screen infotainment system, projector halogen headlights, just to name a few.
With its robust off-road capabilities and 4×4 hardware, these Mitsubishi Strada units will also serve as rescue trucks by the National Disaster Risk Reduction Council in times of emergencies or calamities.
“We are honored to have been selected as the official vehicle of the Department of Education. We guarantee the government agency that the Strada is a very reliable pick-up truck that is built to be durable and engineered to deliver outstanding performance. Mitsubishi Carworld Pampanga is also committed to providing excellent service for the regular maintenance of the vehicles.” says Mr. Paul Laus, President of LausGroup of Companies.