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March 12, 2015

Foton Thunder Takes on Off-Road Challenge

After the announcement of the 5-year warranty for the Foton Thunder Pick-up, Foton Philippines continues to surprise with even more exciting things.

Aiming to showcase the powerful and reliable Cummins engine of the Foton Thunder 4x4 Pick-up, Foton Philippines will stage its first ever Thunder 4x4 Outdoor Action Event on March 20-21 at the Parking 4, NE Pacific Mall, Cabanatuan City. The event will start at 10 am and will end at 6 pm.

The Foton Thunder is a pick-up equipped with a Euro 4-compliant 2.8 liter ISF CRDi turbo diesel Cummins engine mated with a 5-speed manual transmission from GETRAG. With this parts, Durability will come with the name of Thunder. The Thunder is a vehicle that gives high level protection for its passengers safety rated 4-star by ANCAP and Euro NCAP. Equipped with front crumple zones, Dual front-airbags and anti-lock brakes with electronic brake force distribution.

In this event, the Foton Thunder 4x4 will tackle a track composed of slopes and hills of different heights and angles to demonstrate Thunder’s power and traction. Other obstacles will also prove the Thunder’s flexibility and maneuverability in various types of terrain of rocks, mud, and water with its meticulously engineered suspension.

The Thunder 4x4 Outdoor Action Event in Nueva Ecija is just the beginning and Foton will continue to bring the Thunder to other parts of the country and raise the challenge to every Filipino.  This event happens at the best time since the Wise Price Deals Promo is happening until March 31, 2015. With this promo, customers can get the Foton Thunder 4x4 variant for as low as ₱165K All-in and the Foton 4x2 for as low as ₱130k All-in.

Admission to the event is free and visitors may win some prizes as they participate in the different activities during this event.

It is through these aggressive efforts in marketing, sales and aftersales that Foton Philippines is now the fastest growing and the most promising brand in the country today.


  1. Wow! Cummins engine! what country made?

  2. maybe China,hehehehe...5 years warranty Wow,para rin sa Telecom Industry pag Huawei equipment 5 yrs warranty of all parts and services pero pag Euro like Alcatel-Lucent 1 yr lang..Simple ibig sabihin nyan,kaya 5 yrs warranty sila para mabili agad unit nila at kung mag ka problema ka may 5 yrs kpang warranty para sa kanila pero after 5 yrs wla mag kamot kana sa ulo same sa telecom lagi sira ang Huawei equipmet pero kampante ka kasi 5 yrs freee service and parts pero sa loob ng 5 yrs ilng beses karin pabalik-balik sa kanila paayos ng sira o papalit ng equipment at after 5yrs kaw na bahala pero sa Euro Equipment 1 yr warranty pero sa loob ng 1 yr wla kang prob kahit ilangh yrs pa..proven na coz I work with china and Euro brand..Chinese Mind,kahit mura basta madami mabenta quantty bef. quality pero yung ibang bansa quality bef. quantity..

  3. Foton's aftersales service sucks bigtime. Fortunately, most parts are the same/similar to Japanese brands especially Isuzu and Toyota

  4. Hay naku i have been suffering big expenses due to the parts of this thunder 4x 4. Wala pa six months dami agad sira. Clutch is a perrennial prob wala pa 1 yr changed clutch assembly na. 11mos brake assembly naman bumigay. Ok nga ang mak8na kc cummins matipid sa diesel pero babawian ka naman sa ibang gastos ng chinese parts!!!

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