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Suzuki Ciaz is the Sub-compact Sedan for the Millennial

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Suzuki Ciaz is the Sub-compact Sedan for the Millennial

NOTE: http://prone.website always plagiarizes this blog. Can someone please report this nutcase?

Wednesday last week, April 13, 2016, I was invited by Suzuki Philippines as it launched the Suzuki Ciaz, a sub-compact sedan which I believe is a perfect car for the Millennial kids of today. I heard someone mention “Suzuki Ciaz is an authentic sedan.” It probably is. I asked around trying to figure out what the name meant. Well, Suzuki Ciaz is a short-cut label for “City from A to Z,” probably a moniker of a car that can transport you within the Metropolis an beyond; or from point A to point Z. Something like that.

Suzuki Ciaz sub-compact sedan

The guys at Suzuki Philippines say the Ciaz is the best-in-class fuel efficiency. Clearing the cobwebs and nose-bleed engine terminology, I say the new technology of the Suzuki Ciaz four-speed automatic transmission improves fuel efficiency and elevates driving performance, including the car’s smartly designed body to create a smoother airflow which adds to fuel efficiency. Right?

Suzuki Ciaz means City from A to Z

Let’s go inside the Suzuki Ciaz which sports a multimedia integrated audio unit using an Android touchscreen and complete with Bluetooth and USB connections for tablets and smartphones that everyone has. The Ciaz is also ready with wireless connectivity and the Android console comes with preloaded applications such as YouTube, Gmail, Facebook and Waze.

Suzuki Ciaz fuel efficiency

Still inside, what was once only seen in Ferraris is now becoming a standard even in sub-compact sedans. The Suzuki Ciaz has hands-free connectivity control switches on the steering wheel. Yeah, the wheel. No more looking up the road and down the dashboard to fiddle on the audio system and other tasks that may result in a road accident. Plus the Ciaz also comes with a keyless push start system and remote. How awesome is that for a sub-compact sedan?

Suzuki Ciaz authentic sedan

During the launch, I went inside the passenger seat at the back. It’s assumed front seats are all adjustable and all but the back seat is fixed and stationary and can’t be adjusted. Nice ample space. I slouched a little bit and my legs still didn’t hit the front seat. I also noticed the Suzuki Ciaz has a bigger door entrance despite being a sub-compact sedan. Then, I went out and opened the trunk. The specs sheet said the Suzuki Ciaz has a luggage capacity of 495 liters. I really didn’t know how to equate that to visual measurements but I can plainly say the Suzuki Ciaz has a spacious trunk. So, probably 495 litters means a “spacious trunk.” Also, the trunk closes with an electromagnetic latch and features a boot light.

The Suzuki Ciaz features its patented Total Effective Control Technology (or TECT). It also has a strong impact absorption system and a its own Anti-Brake Locking Technology.

Now comes the price:

The entry-level Suzuki Ciaz GL Manual Transmission retails for P738,000.

The mid-level Suzuki Ciaz GL Automatic Transmission sells for P773,000.

The higher-end, everything-on-it Suzuki Ciaz GLX goes for P888,000.

Suzuki Ciaz four-speed automatic transmission

L-R: Myself representing Miniphilippines.com, Ron Villagonzalo of Wahpinas.com, and Ian Bacungan of Theroguewriter.net.

Suzuki Philippines Incorporated is a wholly-owned Japanese multinational company that specializes in the manufacture and sale of motorcycle and compact vehicles. For more information, please visit their website at www.suzuki.om.ph/auto. You can also follow them at their Facebook page and Twitter account.

Sources: PR | Wikipedia | Suzuki Philippines

All photos taken by @raffypekson

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GrabCar Halloween Promo Code

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Only for today (I think) do we have a GrabCar promo code. Hey! It’s the day before Halloween. So, it is probably valid for today only because tomorrow is going to be chaos at the city cementeries until Sunday.

Happy Halloween!

Safe travels and God bless!

Source: My avid GrabCar friend, Joy Lara Croft!

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GrabCar Promo for Today

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Just a short post to let you know what the promo code is for today – October 23, 2015. I kept going back and forth some people who gave me confusing, non-existent or probably expired pomo codes for GrabCar. I am not sure if it will work repeatedly today or even after today. ‘Sup to you to try for yourself but definitely it works once.

GrabCar Promo for Today = FRIDAY = Less P50

The one that worked for some but not for all like myself was TRAFFIC, also less P50.

Enjoy!

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GrabCar Promo Code as of September 14, 2015

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Somehow, many of my friends were sad when all the GrabCar promo codes disappeared despite the 30 percent reduction in cost. Compare a GrabTaxi from BGC/Burgos Circle to Glorietta which costs around P85 plus booking fee (if you use the CHICKEN or EGG GrabTaxi promo code, you’ll end up with only P10 booking fee instead of the P40). For a GrabCar with no promo code, it only costs P73. So, it’s still 23 percent cheaper than a GrabTaxi.

Anyways, here’s their latest GrabCar promo code I saw from their Instagram post just two hours ago. It starts today and ends after Friday, September 18, 2015. One-time use only for P100 off your GrabCar fare. Promo code = ILOVEMEGMAG.

Start GrabCar-ing now!

Source: www.instagram.com/grabtaxiph

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GrabTaxi – GrabCar Promo Codes as of September 2, 2015

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ADDENDUM:

NEW GRABCAR PROMO CODE for September 14-18, 2015 – CLICK HERE.

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Update Tweet from @GrabTaxiPH — There are no promo codes at the moment. For now, enjoy GrabCar’s more affordable rates. We’ve lowered our fares by 30%!

However, GrabTaxi Promo Codes EGG or CHICKEN still works.

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NATASHA doesn’t work anymore but TASHA works. Thanks to Daphne for commenting on it.

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It’s funny that a lot of the searches going on in digital land happen to be related to the current promo codes of GrabTaxi and GrabCar. The popularity of this taxi service is increasing and social media is fussing on the latest promotion codes. Well, here is a source I got.

Updated GrabTaxi – GrabCar – GrabCar+ Promo Codes as of September 2, 2015:

Source: Source

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The GrabCar Promo Now Until August 31

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The first time I posted a blog about a GrabCar promo, I was surprised with the amount of Google searches people are doing just to find out what the heck the new promo is. Suffice it to say, I was exactly like that when I started using GrabTaxi last year.

“Pare, anong bagong promo ngayon?”

Google search, Twitter and Facebook – everybody’s social media best friend.

Anyway, the new promo code starting today until August 31, 2015 gives recognition to the more than 1,000 GrabCar operators that have received accreditation from the Land Transportation Franchising & Regulatory Board or LTFRB.

The GrabCar promo code is SALUTE.

Enjoy!

Source: GrabTaxi Philippines.

Image is a mishmash of a pixabay.com photo and the GrabCar logo.

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GrabCar and GrabCar Premium P100 Off Promo Code Aug 17-21

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Updated GrabTaxi – GrabCar – GrabCar+ Promo Codes as of September 2, 2015:

Source: Source

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Do I still have to write an entire 10-paragraph prose on the title? LOL! Yep, that’s what it is, boys and girls. And only up to the 21st. I’m a GrabTaxi and GrabCar user. Awesome that Meg magazine thought of this idea – promoting KC Concepcion’s Meg cover – KCFORMEG. Anyway, you have three more days to enjoy P100 off.

I own two cars but I hardly use them already since GrabTaxi started its service way back (was that last year?) What’s the point of headaches, backaches and muscle aches from driving – all useless anxieties – going through the daily mad rush that is, the uber-congested traffic in Metro Manila. Sigh.

However, there’s another promo code you can use but only up to three times and valid until September 1, 2015. P200 off for up to three rides only until September 1st – GRABITLIKEITSHOT.

Enjoy!

Source: GrabTaxi Twitter

Images from source.

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