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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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ALL-NEW Hino 500 Series arrives in November | TRANSPORT NEWS

Hino Australia has announced the release of the next generation of the 500 Series Standard Cab models for the Australian market. First displayed at last year’s Tokyo Motor Show, the all-new 500 Series Standard Cab FC, FD and FE models for the Australian market will have undergone what Hino is calling “a next generation model change.” “The addition of this ...

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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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