Suzuki Philippines, Inc. (SPH) deployed all-new Carry units in participation with the Free Bus Ride for Medical Workers Program of the Department of Transportation (DOTr) amid the extension of the enhanced community quarantine (ECQ).
SPH on April 15 turned over 10 commercial vehicles to the DOTr, nine of which are Carry Utility Van (UV) for the use of frontline health workers, and one Super Carry CV that is allocated for logistics and delivery use.
The pick-up and drop-off points cover a considerable area in Metro Manila in an effort to accommodate frontline workers from different communities.
The eight routes cover SM City San Jose Del Monte to Centris Station (EDSA, Quezon Avenue), SM City Masinag to The Medical City, Ortigas, Ortigas Hospital and Healthcare Center to Rizal Medical Center, Centris Station (EDSA, Quezon Avenue) to Cubao-Araneta Center MRT 3 Station, SM City Taytay to De Los Santos Medical Center and St. Luke’s Medical Center along E. Rodriguez Avenue, SM City San Mateo to Robinsons Galleria and lastly, SM City San Jose Del Monte to SM Fairview and Commonwealth Avenue.
According to Suzuki Philippines Inc. President, Akira Utsumi, “during these challenging times, we in Suzuki Philippines Inc. understand the impact that we can make as part of the automobile industry. We are more than willing to provide assistance to our frontline health workers for their unwavering commitment to continue serving the Filipino people especially at the current time. We are grateful for their solid dedication and we thank the DOTr as well for opening up a window for us to be of help.”
Suzuki Philippines specifically selected the all-new Carry as the perfect reliable workhorse during trying times that requires efficient and agile solutions.