10th Manila International Automobile Show: 10 Reasons to visit the show !!!!!

World Trade Center and Philippine Trade Training  Center  , Senator Gil Puyat Avenue, Pasay City-Philippines

Mr. Joseph L. Ang ( WSI Founding Chairman )gave Senator Franklin Drilon a token of appreciation during the opening ceremony together in this photos are Ms. Levi S. Ang , Mr. Jason Ang, Mr. Jon Richmond Ang, Ms. Tessie Roque ( WSI Director) & Architect Francisco G. Fameño , Jr.

The 2014 Manila International Auto Show (MIAS)  celebrate a decade of automotive exposition excellence from April 3, 2014 to 6 ,2014 at the World Trade Center (WTC) and Philippine Trade Training Center (PTTC).

Senator Franklin M. Drilon is one of the special guests of honor and a keynote speaker

 Ms. Samantha Purvor ( Miss Philippines- Earth -Water 2012) emcee the event

Chery Ladies

Foton Ladies

Ferelli Models

10. ) Beautiful Ladies – Aside from  leisurely stroll on the nice cars, visitors can meet and greet lovely ladies from different booths and have some time taking photos !!!!!

Kia Motors- Fifa World Cup mascot

9.) Interesting Mascots– Each booth had some sort of come -on ! An interesting company mascots are sure a crowd delight.

fellow writers and media friends enjoying the show

8.) Bonding Time– Going to the 2014 MIAS with the entire family, friends, love-ones is definitely worth the time .

Top Gear and Bridgestone gave away magazines and leaflets

7.) Freebies, Discounts, Company Promos and On- the Spot Raffles !- You will surely miss this type of exciting games and discounts being offered only during this event.

Die- Cast Car Philippines – Mike Dy collection

6.) Die -Cast Car Toy Exhibits– Children and Children at Heart will surely missed the opportunity to see the neatly arranged die-cast car models and different car models being displayed.

1969 Volkswagen Beetle

Back in the Future customized car

5.) Vintage and Period Cars– There are at least 100 vintage or period era cars . It is like being time warp in a different time era.

Bogart the Explorer and  Mr. Prudz Castillo posing at Ford’s Eco Sport  (FORD  Philippines AUP Marketing -Cars)

Mr. Jake Señeres together with the other finalists and Ford Philippines executives

Mr. Jake Señeres- grand winner of  the grand prize in the Eco-Sport Urban Discoveries competition . A 60-day Eco-Sport Urban Adventure. Very lucky guy !!!!! Congratulations !!!!!

Ms. Thea Gloria -one of the finalists in the contest

Ms. Thea Gloria an artist and a regular performer at the Mabuhay Restop . She is one of the lucky finalists

Ford Philippines : http://www.ford.com.ph/

Food Philippines Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FordPhilippines

Ms. Jodilly Pendre– 2nd Season ( Asia’s Next Top Model) together with Subaru-Philippines executive.

Ms. Jodilly Pendre together with Subaru -Philippines executives and employees

Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/theonlyjodillypendre

Website: http://www.motorimage.net/PH/home/

Website: http://www.subaru-global.com/home.html

Mr. Russ Swift

4.) Celebrities and VIPs spotted – I personally saw internet and you tube sensation celebrity ” Bogart the Explorer” ,  World-renowned precision driver Mr. Russ Swift,  Mr. Christian Monsod , Mr. Albert Martinez , Beauty Queens and VIPs  enjoying their time at the show.

Vic Auto

Volkswagen collectible items

Volkswagen mugs, die-cast toy cars

Website: http://www.volkswagen.com.ph/en.html

Facebook Page : https://www.facebook.com/volkswagenPH

3.) Collectibles and Items for Sale –  One must admit that the urge to shop for toys, accessories, collectible items, magazines are handy. So do  try to bring enough cash and credit cards !!!! There are a lot items which are for sale.

 2.) Helping Advocacy – Since 2005, MIAS has been partners with various organizations such as the AAP, the Car Awards Group, Inc. (CAGI), and TRS (Tuason Racing School) these organizations promotes safety and responsibility in driving and awarding notable car manufacturer which are exceptional in their fields. The show hours is from 10 am to 10 pm with Php 100 entrance fee and Php 80.00 for students and senior citizens . This year’s beneficiary the ABS-CBN Foundation .

In 2013, there were more than 95,000 people who went to the car show !!!!


Volkswagen – Touareg

Volkswagen – Touran

Showroom: Volkswagen Bonifacio Global City -938- 28th Street City Center, Bonifacio Global City , Taguig City 1634- Philippines

(+632) 556-98-67

Service Center: Volkswagen Greenfield District Service Center

833 Sheridaan Street, Barangay , Highway Hills, Mandaluyong City 1552-Philippines

Peugeot 208 GTi

This car model was formally launch in the Philippine market early afternoon,  but was already available in other parts of the world for at least 2 years.

Link: http://www.motoring.co.uk/car-news/new-peugeot-208-on-sale-next-summer_36467

mini-coppers with colorful stickers

Yamaha Motor-Philippines

1.)  Cars – Since this is a car show, The objective of every visitor is to see new cars models, motorcycles , parts, accessories . Expected debuts at the show are the Rolls-Royce Wraith, Subaru WRX, Subaru WRX STI, Volkswagen Beetle, and the Kia Soul. Newcomers BYD Auto and Tata will be making their brand debuts at the event as well.

You will be amazed with the number of new car models that you will see in the show. More power to the organizers !!! The show will run until this sunday !

Worldbex MIAS: http://www.worldbex.com/Event/Mias

Note: All photos are from the author, Those who wish to take photos of this event for their own use or re-blogging / re-publishing may do so, Please cite this site for linkage. Thanks



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