Tag Archives: HINO

CLIMATE CONTROL | Truck Review -Japanese truck maker Hino shows it’s well ahead of the pack when it comes to climate change

Japanese truck maker Hino shows it’s well ahead of the pack when it comes to climate change – Words by Warren Caves The Australian media launch of the all-new 500 Series standard cab in Tokyo recently provided Hino Motors Limited (HML) with the opportunity to reveal the company’s bold plans to tackle global warming by reducing emissions across its businesses. ...

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GREEN CREDENTIALS | HINO GH 1828, fitted with a SEA-Drive 180 electric drive system

Woolworths take the lead towards a greener future – Words by Ed Higginson Industry needs early adopters to create change, and Woolworths has a strong track record for continuous logistical improvement. This was demonstrated by being one of the first to insist on protective side underrun for its fleet of trailers, and among the first to order Euro 5 and ...

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STREET SMART | TRUCK REVIEW – HINO 500 Series

Hino shows its 500 Series is based on clever thinking – Words by Warren Caves.  Hino’s 500 Series Wide Cab range entered service with Australian fleets in early 2017, teaming a choice of two different capacity, six-cylinder, turbocharged diesel engines with the Allison 3000 World Series six-speed automatic transmission. Visually, the difference between the two engines was evident in the ...

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THE RIGHT MIX | Truck Review – Hino 500 forms a solid foundation for the Mini-Mix fleet.

Hino 500 forms a solid foundation for the Mini-Mix fleet in Coffs Harbour – Words and images by Ed Higginson Hino launched its new 500-Series early last year, subsequently making inroads into many fleets across the country. One such fleet that has decided to go all-in after seeing the new Hino was Mini-Mix of Coffs Harbour. The business has been ...

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NEW STREET SMART HINO 500 Series Standard Cab | TRANSPORT NEWS

Hino Australia has released the first official photo of its all-new street smart 500 Series Standard Cab which is due for release later this month. The new ” face” of the 500 Series Standar Cab features a stylish two bar grille with an enlarged HINO badge while headlamps with integrated indicators are set in the bumper. the FD and FE ...

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Building the Business | COMPANY PROFILE – Leets

Hino’s latest 500 Series is proving a worthwhile addition to the LEETS fleet of West Australia – Report by David Meredith  There’s been a lot of press on the Hino 500 Series Wide Cab, including several pieces in PowerTorque recently as our various correspondents have commented on how this model continues the resurgence of interest in the brand that started ...

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HINO WINS SAFE VEHICLE AWARD | TRANSPORT NEWS – Hino Safe Vehicle Award

The Hino 500 Series Wide Cab has won a Safe Vehicle Award at the Australasian Fleet Safety Awards. Run by Brake, the global road safety charity, the Awards recognise the achievement of those working to help reduce the number of road crashes involving at-work drivers in Australia and New Zealand. “Safety was the centrepiece of the development of the 500 ...

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Broadening Horizons | TRUCK REVIEW – HINO Wide cab 500 Series

PowerTorque’s test team duo spends a day out on the road with Hino’s wide cab 500 Series – Ed Higginson gives his first impressions with Brenton O’Connor having the benefit of second thoughts.   Ed Higginson Hino launched its new 500 Wide Cab range just a few months ago, and already there are good reports coming through from early buyers, ...

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HINO Australia releases sneak peak of the interior smart 500 Series Standard Cab

Hino Australia has released a sneak peak of the interior in its all-new street smart 500 Series Standard Cab. “Hino has redesigned the interior of the 500 Series Standard Cab models to provide our Australian customers with a cabin environment that really sets a new benchmark for medium duty trucks “ said Daniel Petrovski, Hino Australia’s Manager of Product Strategy. ...

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HINO NATIONAL SKILLS CONTEST | TRANSPORT NEWS

Eighteen of Hino Australia’s very best sales, parts and service staff competed in the ninth Hino National Skills Contest yesterday, after winning their way through a series of Hino Skills qualifying rounds held over the previous five months. The Hino National Skills Contest is an annual event that showcases the proficiency of sales, service and parts experts from the Hino ...

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