Are You Ready for the Nissan Navara Sport Edition?

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MANILA, Philippines – Nissan Philippines Inc. (NPI), the sole national sales company of Nissan in the Philippines, once again raises the bar for the Philippine pick-up market with its introduction of the New Nissan Navara Sport Edition.

Unveiled on May 12, 2016 at its dealership launch at Nissan North EDSA, the new Nissan Navara Sport Edition is the latest model to join the Nissan vehicle lineup, upgrading the trademark features of the 2015 Truck of the Year, the Nissan Navara.

“We are proud and very excited to unveil the latest variant of our award-winning pickup”said Ramesh Narasimhan, President and Managing Director of Nissan Philippines Inc. “Continuing the legacy of Nissan’s long pickup history, the brand once again exhibits innovation that excites with the new Nissan Navara Sport Edition, answering to the call of the consumers who are looking for a pickup that offers riding comfort, first-in-class features, and sportier look.”

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Premium, comfortable interiors

Inside, the Nissan Navara Sport Edition showcases a new, premium leather-wrapped steering wheel, as well as shift knob, armrest and door trims. Comfort inside the Nissan Navara Sport Edition is further enhanced by Nissan’s iconic air-cooling system with rear vents, premium sound system and ergonomically designed seats.

Taking its cue from the standard Nissan Navara, the vehicle still carries the Zero-Gravity inspired seats for both passenger and driver. These offer superior spinal support that greatly helps reduce fatigue during long drives.
Stylish, Sporty Exteriors

Building on the Nissan Navara’s already tough exterior styling, the Nissan Navara Sport Edition features upgraded design elements that create a tougher, sportier look.

At first glance, the Nissan Navara Sport Edition’s unique honeycomb front grille immediately delivers a striking appearance. Adding to this are the new front skirt and fog lamps wrapped in a new dark chrome finish, which give the vehicle an even bolder design.

The Nissan Navara Sport Edition’s side step and rear bumper are also finished with a new dark chrome, while a durable under rail bed liner and new sport roll bar with LED lamp emphasize the vehicle’s sportiness. Rounding up the Nissan Navara Sport Edition’s tough, sporty appearance are new 18-inch alloy wheels that are capable of taking on any terrain.
13198981_1307231159290341_972293395_oTough, smart performance

The Nissan Navara Sport Edition also features the first-in-class multilink suspension system that delivers car-like riding and driving comfort. Its powerful drive comes from a DOHC inline 4-cylinder, 16-valve engine with Variable Turbocharger (VGS) and Intercooler, with a number of variants to meet each driver’s specific needs.

The New Nissan Navara Sport Edition is available in Riptide Blue and Aspen White and in the following variants in all Nissan Dealerships nationwide: 2.5L 4×4 VL 7AT priced at Php 1,656,000 and 2.5L 4×2 EL 7AT Calibre at Php1,275,000.

For more information on the New Nissan Navara Sport Edition, log on to or visit the nearest Nissan showroom.

13199232_1307231062623684_649869905_oIt is always great seeing our dear friends from Nissan Philippines led by Mr. Narasimhan, SJ Huh, Dax Avenido, Rach Tan and our PR friends from YMV. Thank you for the kind invite. Until the next!



Nissan GT Academy 2016 Rolls On, Joward Triumphs 2015 Edition


The five out of the six finalists of the GT Academy 2015 edition with NPI’s SJ Huh and Dax Avenido during special screening Silverstone UK.

Nissan Philippines Inc. confirmed its participation in the upcoming Nissan GT Academy 2016, which will be launched this year. This was announced during an exclusive screening of the Nissan GT Academy reality show, produced by NPI’s broadcast partnet ABS-CBN, this month at the Bonifacio High Street Cinema.

A virtual-to-reality racing competition, the Nissan GT Academy gives aspiring race cars drivers a chance to fulfill their dream of participating in a professional international race.
“The Nissan GT Academy is Nissan’s way of democratizing motorsports, to make it more accessible to the general public.” said SJ Huh, NPI General Manager for Marketing “By doing this, we help fast-track the dreams of more potential Filipino racers to reach the international racing arena”

SILVERSTONE, England (Aug. 18, 2014) Ð The inaugural Nissan PlayStation¨ GT Academy International Race Camp drew to a thrilling conclusion at the UKÕs Silverstone circuit as Ricardo S‡nchez, 24 from Toluca in Mexico, was crowned champion.

SILVERSTONE, England (Aug. 18, 2014) Ð The inaugural Nissan PlayStation¨ GT Academy International Race Camp drew to a thrilling conclusion at the UKÕs Silverstone circuit as Ricardo S‡nchez, 24 from Toluca in Mexico, was crowned champion.

First launched locally in March 2015, the Nissan GT Academy saw over 13,000 aspiring racers participate in over 20 lives events held in key cities in the country within a four month period. Twenty players with the best race time in the game then advanced to compete in the National Finals, where they were subjected to physical, driving, media, and virtual challenges to determine the top six contenders.

From the 20 finalists, Luis Cachero, Rafel Lesaguis, Terence Lallave, Joward Policarpio, Joel Agojo, and Daryl Brady were selected to join Race Camp at the Silverstone Racing Circuit in the United Kingdom in August 2015.
The Philippines Top 6 then underwent a 9-day competition against finalists from Japan, Thailand, India, and Indonesia to determine one winner for the Nissan GT Academy Asia leg. Joward Policarpio bested the rest of the finalists in a qualifying race and was named the first Nissan GT Academy Asia Champion.

“2015 was an excellent year for the first Nissan GT Academy in the Philippines, with Joward becoming the first Nissan GT Academy Asia Champion. Not only is he the first Nissan GT Academy Asia champion, but he is the first Filipino to win the title.” said Huh “We hope to continue this strong performance, as we look forward to launching the second Nissan GT Academy in the Philippines later this year”.
Mentored by inaugural Nissan PlayStation® GT Academy International Race Camp drew to a thrilling conclusion at the UK’s Silverstone circuit as Ricardo Sánchez, 24 from Toluca in Mexico, was crowned champion.

For more details and updates on the upcoming new season of the Nissan GT Academy Philippines, please visit This link

The Nissan NV350 Drive and Ride Adventure

Fun Van  (3)

The all new Nissan NV350 Urvan
Media Road Test 
Fun Van Adventure 
June 18-19, 2015 
Tagaytay and Pico de Loro

Details coming in a while here… Please stay tuned! ☺☺☺

If it’s an UrVan, Let It Be A Nissan NV350

urvanNISSAN NV350 URVAN Launch 
June 11 2015
Marriott Hotel 
Grand Ballroom 


What’s New with Havoline’s Engine Oil?

Motor Oil Products Relaunch 
Dusit Thani Hotel 
April 14, 2015

P1190300P1190298This brand re-launching included a complete refresh of the product labels, an exciting road
trip campaign and the introduction of the 3 new products in the market namely; Havoline Prods Fully Synthetic ECO 5 SAE 5W-30 and Havoline Super 4T Synthetic Blend SAE 10W-40, which will be available in selected Caltex stations, auto supply stores and car workshops.

Havoline with Deposit Shield Technology

The advanced additives in Caltex Havoline with Deposit Shield Technology work with each other to protect the engine. It works immediately upon contact with moving parts of the engine to
deliver a protective coating that effectively shields engines from deposits, metal-to-metal contact, corrosive agents and the extreme temperatures of combustion. This layer of protection works hard to maintain a clean, smooth running engine for optimum protection and performance.

P1190297Michelle Sayat, Marketing Manager – Lubricants (above) added, “Drivers today want to protect what really matters – the investment they made in their vehicles and it’s performance. Our latest
introduction – Havoline with Deposit Shield Technology, provides a proven solution that helps to maintain engine performance, preserves engine life, while maximizing fuel economy. P1190313The new labels complement and give a fresh and eye-catching look along  with a modern packaging design. As technology progresses and our customers continue to explore and purchase different vehicle types they can be assured that Havoline’s engine oils are developed to address the needs of all drivers so they can enjoy their journey better. ”

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