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Lexus and Toyota support 2010 Alabang Country Club Super Raffle

Lexus and Toyota support 2010 Alabang Country Club Super Raffle image

Text: / Photos: | posted November 13, 2009 08:46

Raffle to raise funds for social reponsibility

Lexus Manila Inc. (LMI) and Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP) partner with the prominent Alabang Country Club, Inc. (ACCI) for their biggest annual event, the 2010 Alabang Country Club Super Raffle. The said event, to be slated in March 2010, aims to raise funds for ACCI's Corporate Social Responsibility Efforts, as well as to express their gratitude for their members continued support and loyalty by featuring international Filipina artist, Ms. Lea Salonga.

Members of the prestigious ACCI are keyed up as the 2010 iteration of the eagerly-anticipated Alabang Country Club, Inc. Super Raffle kicked-off with a contract signing last November 4, 2009. The major prizes for next year's esteemed Raffle were provided by LMI and TMP.

Lexus Manila, represented in the ceremonial contract signing by President, Mr. Daniel Isla presented the newest and most stylish member of the Lexus lineup, the 2010 Lexus IS300 Convertible. The IS300C, in Dark Red Mica Metallic is the much-sought after grand prize. It is powered by a 3.0L V6 engine with dual variable valve timing with intelligence (VVT-i) and is equipped with a 6-speed automatic electronically controlled transmission (ECT). The highlight of the car though is the elegant three-part retractable hard top, with a retracting time of just 21 seconds, it is the fastest three piece hardtop in its class.

Mr. Jose Maria Atienza, Vice President for Vehicle Sales Operations of Toyota Motor Philippines Corporation, was also on hand as Toyota provided more of the prizes to be raffled off. They include the Toyota Hiace GL Grandia 2.5 M/T, Toyota Hilux 2.5 E Diesel 4x2 M/T and the Toyota Vios 1.3 J M/T.