The Panther is currently produced by an Isuzu joint venture in Indonesia, and is popular as a multipurpose vehicle
in Indonesia and Philippines.
Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) (NYSE: TM) (LSE: TYT) (TYO: 7203), a Japan-based automaker, has introduced its second-generation Alphard, a luxury multipurpose vehicle
(MPV) in Indonesia.
Quoting unnamed sources, the newspaper said since the 1.1-liter, multipurpose vehicle
was launched July 22, only 850 units were sold, well below the 5,000 to 6,000 Proton hoped to sell by the year-end.
Although the Motomachi plant currently produces three types of multipurpose vehicle
mainly for recreational purposes, Toyota plans to relocate their production to other factories when those models undergo a face-lift or re-styling, he said.
During the launch, Maxus Philippines introduced its flagship model G10 family multipurpose vehicle
and the V80 Comfort, Flex and Transport vans.
Army has awarded BAE Systems two contract modifications worth up to $575M for the low-rate initial production of the Armored Multi-Purpose Vehicle.These awards mark the beginning of low-rate production for the highly mobile, survivable, multipurpose vehicle
designed to meet the mission of the U.S.
'The multipurpose vehicle
is capable of protecting the travelling troops,' he said, adding that the vehicle contains capacity to mobilise as many as 13 seated troops at a time and move as fast as 75 kilometres per hour.
"The multipurpose vehicle
is capable of protecting travelling troops," he said, adding that the vehicle can transport up to 13 troops at a time and travel at 75kph.
According to him, NDE is a multipurpose vehicle
whose mandate is anchored on creating varying programmes to ginger creativity, skills acquisition and self-reliance.
An eleven seater multipurpose vehicle
with name of Prince C37, a pick up named K01 equipped with modern technology and a six seater luxury van K07 will be available in the market.
Growth was notably driven by the mid-size segment with the Vito van and the V-Class multipurpose vehicle
delivering record numbers, it stated.