When it comes to crisscrossing the archipelago or tackling the Metro Manila
traffic, comfort is key to surviving long distance travel and public
transportation. Today, thanks to Daewoo Bus from Columbian Manufacturing
Corp. (CMANC), the motoring and industrial leader in the Philippines,
commuters, drivers, and passengers can expect a more enjoyable and premium
The Daewoo Bus is specially designed to adapt to the country’s tropical
climate, and challenging terrain, whether its steep inclines or rough road
conditions. Daewoo Bus is indeed, the reliable partner of every commuting
Filipino. Serving the Filipino commuters from Northern Luzon to Southern
On September 14, at the 6th Philippine International Motor Show (PIMS) –
“Steer the Future” launch, held at World Trade Center, Daewoo Bus unveils
its newest model for public transportation, the BS120SN Low Floor Bus. The
BS120SN is designed for optimal automotive performance and superior fuel
efficiency, with built-in premium features for ultra-comfort. It promises
to make journeys and bus transportation not only a more comfortable one but
also a truly enjoyable experience.
To the delight of many passengers, the Daewoo Bus model is designed for Bus
Rapid Transport (BRT) and Airport Transport System all over the
Philippines, offering a safer, more comfortable and better quality mass
“As everyone knows, the public transportation system in the country, most
especially in Metro Manila, has been a problem for many years. But there
are definitely ways to help alleviate the situation. Daewoo Bus aims to
contribute to the solution by offering a better and safer means for people
to commute,” shares CMANC General Manager, Mario Regis. “We would also aim
to take a way the belief of most of our kababayan that imported vehicles
have better quality than those assembled and manufactured locally.
With the world-class skills of our local workforce, we have no doubt that
the vehicles we produced can compete globally. So it’s time we patronize
something that is our own.” “We encourage Filipinos to patronize locally
produced buses as it helps support the employment of thousands of workers.
We have always believed that CMANC is not merely a vehicle manufacturer,
but a transportation solutions provider.” Mr. Regis added.
Columbian Manufacturing Corporation (CMANC) is the exclusive manufacturer
and distributor of Daewoo Buses. Though a Korean Brand, Daewoo’s newest
mass transportation vehicles will be manufactured locally at the Sta. Rosa
Motors Works, Inc., the largest bus manufacturing plant in the country. The
entrance of Daewoo Bus BS120SN model is installed with wheelchair ramp to
provide a comfortable ride to disabled passengers and senior citizens.