Memorandum Circular No. 651, s. 1973

TANGGAPAN NG PANGULO NG PILIPINAS
(OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT OF THE PHILIPPINES)

MEMORANDUM CIRCULAR NO. 651

PROVIDING A LIST OF VEHICLE MODELS AUTHORIZED FOR ASSEMBLY BY FIRMS PARTICIPATING AND REGISTERED UNDER THE PROGRESSIVE CAR MANUFACTURING PROGRAM (PCMP) FOR THE GUIDANCE OF ALL CONCERNED.

Pursuant to Memorandum Circular No. 624 dated February 19, 1973, requiring all departments, bureaus, offices and agencies of the Philippine Government, including government-owned or controlled corporations, to purchase their passenger car requirements from those approved under the Progressive Car Manufacturing Program (PCMF), the following list of vehicle models authorized for assembly by firms participating and registered under the PCMP, is hereby issued for the guidance of all concerned.

COMPANY CAR MODEL
1. Chrysler-Mitsubishi – Minica Car
  Minica Van
  Dodge Colt (4 door)
  Dodge Colt (2 door)
2. Delta Motors Corporation – Corona Sedan RT 81 LKS
  Corona Van RT 87 LVK
3. DMG, Inc. -Volkswagen 1300
  Sakbayan 817
4. Ford -Cortina 1300 cc
  Cortina 1600 cc
  Escort 1100 cc
  Escort 1300 cc
5. GM-Yutivo-Francisco -Torana 1900

The Ford Fiera is not a vehicle model made under the PCMP since it is not classified as a car; it is however made with local content exceeding PCMP requirements, and shall be considered eligible for purchase under the said Circular.

By authority of the President:

(SGD.) ALEJANDRO MELCHOR
Executive Secretary

Manila, July 25, 1973

Source: Presidential Management Staff