Berjaya Auto Asia, Incorporated, and Changan International Corporation announced that starting July 1, Kaicene will be the new brand name for the commercial vehicles of Changan. Considered as one of Big Four car manufacturers in China, the company hopes to promote the Chinese products in the Philippines with the Honor S, the Star Truck, and the X5 Truck- all dedicated to people, business, and logistics transportation.
President of Berjaya Auto Asia, Inc. Japheth Castillo is proud of this brand introduction as Kaicene represents the dynamic direction of Changan to fine-tune its efforts with its popular commercial models as it expands its lineup not only in China but also around the world.
Kaicene has 36 years of experience in commercial vehicle manufacturing, providing products that address the needs of entrepreneurs, small and medium-scale businesses, and developing communities. Castillo also noted that the brand targets to deliver more of the reliability, durability, and versatility that is essential in the commercial vehicle market.
Pronounced as Kai-Chen, the brand is a new division wholly owned by Changan International Corporation. It is from two Chinese words: 凯 Kai, which associated with a song of triumph, and 程: Cheng, which represents a bright future. The combination of these two characters makes Kaicene a company the aspires for success as it confidently looks forward to a prosperous future.
Models will continue to bear the familiar Changan red arch logo, showing the brand’s success, tracing its parent company’s commercial vehicle roots 36 years ago. The Kaicene Honor S 7-seat MPV, Star Truck, and X5 light commercial vehicle have Berjaya Auto Asia’s after-sales, parts availability, and warranties that will reassure customers continued service for years to come. Castillo shared that when it comes to value, the Kaicene brand represents an exceptional level of quality and dedicated service that sets it apart from other Chinese brands.
For sales and service inquiries, buyers may send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. K social media pages are currently named Changan Philippines – Auto Asia on Facebook and @ChanganPHAutoAsia on Instagram both handles will transition to Kaicene Philippines – Auto Asia and @KaicenePHAutoAsia by July 1, respectively.
Customers may visit the following showrooms and service centers for more information about the new Kaicene lineup of light commercial and logistics vehicles:
Auto Asia Sta. Rosa
National Road, Purok 3, Pulong Sta Cruz, Sta Rosa, Laguna
Contact Number (02) 3485 7516
Auto Asia Otis, Manila
1120 Quirino Avenue Extension, Paco, Manila
Contact Number (02) 8561 0973
Auto Asia Davao
Km. 7 Lanang, Davao City, Davao Del Sur
Contact Number (082) 235 2700
Auto Asia Cagayan De Oro
Km. 3 National Highway, Kauswagan, Cagayan De Oro City
Contact Number (088) 855 888
Auto Asia General Santos
General Santos National Highway, Apopong, General Santos City
Contact Number (083) 551 1111
Auto Asia Butuan
National Highway, Brgy. Baan, Butuan City
Contact Number (085) 815 7700