HINO TRUCKS NEWS * USA: Vehicle number 50,000 produced
* West Virginia - Hino Trucks produces 50,000th vehicles
Hino Trucks has produced its 50,000th Hino truck. A ceremony to celebrate the milestone took place at Hino's plant in Williamstown, W.V., in front of it local and state officials, assembly team members, and Hino executive management... The 50,000th truck is a 2017 Model 268A, which is part of Hino's lineup of conventional trucks. The milestone caps a record growth period for Hino in which the company has seen a 30% increase in two years. The growth in sales can be attributed to a combination of improved vehicle offerings including a fully connected vehicle platform that is standard across all Hino models, according to the truckmaker... The Model 268A features a 25,950-pound GVW, achieves 230 hp 520 lb-.ft. of torque and is powered by a turbocharged, intercooled Hino J08E-WU engine (with an optional Hino J08E-VB that can achieve up to 660 lb-ft. of torque) with air brakes...
(Photo from Hino - A 2017 model-year Hino Model 268A was the 50,000th truck produced by Hino Trucks) -- Williamstown, W.V., USA - TruckingInfo - June 30, 2016
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