Tag Archives: HINO

HINO PUSHES ITS ADVANTAGE TO NEW LEVELS | TRANSPORT NEWS

Hino Australia has furthered strengthened its unique range of business solutions, Hino Advantage, with a technology-driven, customer-focused addition. “New innovative technology provided by National Transport Insurance (NTI) has enhanced the Hino Roadside Assist programme even further – stranded customers are now sent an SMS link to a map which updates the location of their service technician in real-time,” said Hino ...

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HINO MOTORS ENTERS INTO STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP WITH VOLKSWAGEN TRUCK & BUS | TRANSPORT NEWS

Hino Motors, Ltd. and Volkswagen Truck & Bus GmbH have signed an agreement aiming to build a mutually beneficial strategic long-term partnership. Based on their common ideas, both companies will further explore each other’s capabilities to cooperate in logistics and traffic solution research, existing and new technologies as well as in procurement. The evaluation of technology cooperation will focus on ...

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DIGGING TO SUCCESS | TRANSPORT NEWS – Paneltec expands with a fleet of specialist HINO trucks

A fleet of specialist Hinos continues to expand at Paneltec in the north of Tasmania, going from strength to strength – words by Ed Higginson. Paneltec was formed in 2000, when Stephen Guy joined his son, John Guy, in transporting LPG cylinders throughout Tasmania. The ‘Panel’ portion of the name comes from their panel beating background, and the ‘Tec’ comes ...

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Ready-mixed ISUZU | TRANSPORT NEWS -Interhaul cementing its reputation with Isuzu

Ready-mixed concrete is one of the toughest materials to transport. Freight companies have to overcome difficulties such as the weight of the load and the strict temperature requirements to keep it in the optimum pouring condition, not to mention the threat of solidification and contamination. Leftover residue from a previous delivery, or a slight leak in the concrete mixer bowl ...

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HINO AIMS ITS ASSAULT ON THE 2018 DAKAR RALLY | TRANSPORT NEWS

Hino aims to rewrite the record books with its assault on the 2018 Dakar Rally. To be raced through Peru, Bolivia and Argentina beginning on 6 January, the 2018 Dakar will see Hino Team Sugawara enter two 500 Series trucks in the highly-competitive Under 10 litre Class. Hino Team Sugawara holds the record of eight straight Class wins in the ...

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HINO TAKES A WIDER VIEW | TRUCK REVIEW -NEW 500 Series sets Hino on a path towards increased market share

The launch of the new 500 Series sets Hino on a path towards increased market share Once upon a time, Japanese trucks were regarded as a no-frills, around-town workhorse. While their reputation for reliability, and the ability to carry a bit more than they should, made them a crowd favourite, they were in no way the technological leaders of the ...

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Hino’s 500 Wide Cab raises this Japanese contender into a more sophisticated market segment. | TRUCK REVIEW-HINO Wide cab

The everyday life of a heavy-truck driver in any of our cities is certainly not getting any easier, with the need to cope with growing traffic congestion and the increasing number of young drivers that have no idea of how to share the road with a truck while they are contemplating their next texting session. Anything that reduces the frustration ...

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EVOLUTION OF HINO 500 SERIES | TRANSPORT NEWS

Hino Australia has refined the specification to continually evolve its 500 Series medium duty trucks, expanding its new 500 Series Wide Cab range, while introducing a new transmission option for its 500 Series GT 1322 4×4 trucks.  Vehicle Stability Control (VSC) is fitted as standard on the new Wide Cab range with the new crew cab models now also including ...

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Hino refines its  300 SERIES 4×4 | Transport News

Hino Australia displayed the 300 Series 4×4 at this year’s AFAC conference for fire and emergency services with increases in power and torque, a new transmission, added  comfort and more safety features. The Hino 300 Series 4×4 is available in single cab and crew cab configurations, both powered by a 165hp (121k W), 464Nm, four-litre diesel engine mated to a ...

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HINO ANNOUNCES TOP DEALERSHIPS FOR 2016

At a recent ceremony in Sydney, Hino Motor Sales Australia recognised its best performing dealerships from 2016. For the second consecutive year, the title of Metropolitan Dealer of the Year was won by Melbourne’s Prestige Hino while Newcastle Hino took out the Regional Dealer of the Year for the third time in four years. For the first time a Customer ...

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