SAM_7173SAM_7130This country is a place of abundance,  of unparalleled beauty from its mountains and seas, of warm smiles and helping hands.  But then changes happened that brought about chaos, smoke, garbage.  The challenge before us tonight, the question that we need to answer is: can we do the good change?—BEMAC President Masato Oda.SAM_7163

In a celebration held last April at the Sofitel Hotel in Roxas Boulevard,, Manila,  the BEMAC group made a pledge to bring back the beautiful Philippines and is inviting all to participate.  By developing high quality, environment-friendly public vehicles, the Japanese company has pledged their support and has done their part to step up the change toward greener pastures.

SAM_7153BEMAC presented the 68VM, the company’s first electric vehicle model ready for mass production.  The product of a commitment made four years ago, the 68VM is the fruit of a collaboration between the company and Filipino friends despite many challenges to reach the goal..  With this vehicle, the company has set a high standard for Electric Vehicles (EV) with the highest safety and quality specifications in the Philippines. 68vm1

Present to witness and celebrate the launch of the 68VM were Secretary Joel Villanueva of TESDA, Undersecretary Adrian Cristobal of Board of Investments, Undersecretaries Ponciano Manalo Jr. and Prudencio Reyes of DTI,  and President/CEO  Atty. Arnel Casanova of Bases Conversion and Development Authority.  Friends from Clean Air Asia, WWF, Greenpeace, and University of the Philippines as well as businessmen wSAM_7117ho believed in the vision were also present to show their support.  Performing for the event were  El Gamma Penumbra,  the newly-crowned winners of Asia’s Got Talent.SAM_7113

BEMAC Electric Transportation Phil. Inc. opened in March 13, 2013 introducing its AC-motor and lithium-ion powered electric tricycle.  The Japanese company, with the world’s top share and almost 70 years of experience in producing electrical and electronic products for large-scale vessels worldwide with more than 1,500 employees in Japan, China, Vietnam, and Singapore, has been conducting Research and Development on EVs for the last 16 years.   Major elements of the vSAM_7109ehicle like the chassis and vehicle control unit  (VCU) are proprietary and have been developed in-house.

SAM_7096The arrival of BEMAC 68VM  marks the beginning of an era for quality electric vehicles with equally reliable after-sales service and technical support.  Each three-wheeled EV assembled in the Philippines is a testament of the passion BEMAC takes in its product and skills.  With the capacity to produce a minimum of 500 units per month, BEMAC can easily meet the Philippines EV demands.  For more information regarding the units, visit or email at