On 2nd August, 2022, Hino Motors, Ltd. announced misconduct concerning Engine Emissions Certification in Japan, which impacts 500 Series Standard Cab and Poncho in Australia.
More information is available here. Please contact your preferred Hino Dealer for any enquiries.
HINO 500 SERIES STANDARD CAB
Completely re-engineered from the inside out - to create the ultimate truck driving experience. Comfortable and intelligent, it takes the hard work out of driving. Plus, keeping the truck streets ahead is the most comprehensive active safety package of any Japanese medium-duty truck with Hino SmartSafe†. It’s smarter, tougher and safer.
AUSTRALIA’S SAFEST MEDIUM-DUTY JAPANESE TRUCK
Offering the next level in active safety technology, with Hino SmartSafe†, a comprehensive safety package with advanced driver-assist technology that takes an active focus in protecting the lives of drivers, passengers and other road users. With Pre-Collision System (PCS), which includes Safety Eye (SE), Autonomous Emergency Braking (AEB) and Pedestrian Detection (PD). Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC), Vehicle Stability Control (VSC), Lane Departure Warning System (LDWS) and Reverse Camera are standard. This is in addition to Anti-Lock Braking System, traction control, driver SRS airbag, UN ECE R29-rated cab strength (single cab), Easy Start (manual models) and ADR84/00 Front Underrun Protection (FUP).
EXPLORE THE CLASS-LEADING SAFETY FEATURES
PERFORMANCE AND EFFICIENCY
Featuring an unprecedented range of transmissions. The drivelines offer an enviable balance of fuel efficiency and engine performance. The range includes a six speed (FC/FD) and seven speed manual (FE) gearbox and a true automatic Allison transmission.
Featuring a A05 turbo five litre engine that delivers improved performance and operational efficiency, superior torque and reduced fuel consumption. Producing up to 260hp and 882Nm torque, fitted with a true engine and exhaust brake, for exceptional downhill control.
It’s the cleanest Japanese medium-duty truck in Australia, meeting Japan’s stringent pPNLT emissions standards (Equivalent to Euro 6). The secret is the exhaust gas after-treatment unit which contains a Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) system and Diesel Particulate Reduction (DPR) system.
INNOVATION AND TECHNOLOGY
DRIVER INSTRUMENT PANEL
With improved visibility and functionality the 7” LCD Multi Information Display (MID) allows the driver to view safety performance, driving economy, vehicle performance, maintenance and vehicle system settings. Including the ECO Tree system that provides continuous feedback on driver efficiency.
A large 6.5" high definition, capacitive touch screen is capable of connecting up to 4 multi-position cameras and supports AM/FM and DAB+ radio, Bluetooth music streaming and mobile phone connectivity. The highly intelligent Multimedia Unit also features an Android operating system with Wi-Fi connectivity and the benefit of over-the-air software updates.
Equipped with a reverse camera that includes both night vision capability plus a microphone to assist drivers when manoeuvring. Drivers will also enjoy almost 360 degree vision for improved safety when reversing, loading and unloading.
DIGITALLY TRANSFORM YOUR BUSINESS WITH
Now standard and active on all new 500 Series models
Get connected to the only business telematics that combines; key performance data tracking in real-time, remote diagnosis of vehicle faults and 24/7 alerts delivered to you and your Hino-Connect specialist for priority repair and service support. It is the total business intelligence solution designed to reduce costs, optimise driver and vehicle performance, improve safety and help you make informed decisions.
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COMFORT AND STYLE
Available for the first time, the next generation ISRI 6860 NTS2 driver’s seat offers the latest in comfort and adjustability. Along with an assortment of lumber support adjustments, it also features an audible seatbelt reminder and a SRS seatbelt pre-tensioner.
It’s never been easier to get in and out with a seat position offering 48mm more adjustment. The truck has ample adjustability with the Tilt and telescopic steering wheel. Plus, generous-sized door openings and conveniently placed cab grab handles providing 3 point contact.
The layout offers more comfort and convenience than ever before. Features include a 12V accessory and USB charging socket, improved storage and LED interior lighting. Plus, steering wheel switches to allow operation of the MID and cruise control.
HINO GENUINE ACCESSORIES
Only Hino Genuine Accessories are designed, calibrated and engineered to fit perfectly, first time every time, and perform effortlessly over the long haul. They are also designed to precision to enhance your truck’s appearance and keep your business looking more professional than ever. Plus, with a 3 Years Unlimited Kilometre Accessories Warranty^, it all adds up to better value.
Why purchase Hino Genuine? When fitting a Hino Genuine Bullbar to your vehicle you can have confidence in its quality and compatibility. The rigorous testing ensures that it is ADR compliant, improves safety and minimises impact damage to your vehicle.
CAPPED PRICE SERVICE
We were the first truck manufacturer to offer Capped Price Service* on all Euro 5 models onwards, so you can now control your operating costs and plan ahead.
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HINO FINANCIAL SERVICES
When it comes to financing your next truck, Hino Financial Services provides a real advantage with a great range of flexible finance options backed by the strength of Toyota Finance.
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HINO CUSTOMER SUPPORT
We’re driven to do more for you with 3 years free roadside assist with 24/7 support along with personalised support solutions through our in-house Hino Customer Support Centre.
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†Active safety systems are an aid to assist the driver and have performance limitations. The image used is for representation purposes only and actual product may vary. Please refer to owner’s manual for system operations and functionality.
*Service offer applies to all Euro 5 models onwards and available only at participating Hino dealerships. These rates are capped until 31 December 2022. On or before 31 December each year, Hino Australia will publish on www.hino.com.au the maximum price for a specified Scheduled Service that will be applicable from, and remain capped for, the following calendar year only. For details on pricing, items not included in the Service Price and for full terms and conditions click here.
^The 3 year / unlimited kilometre warranty applies to defects in workmanship and materials only, and does not cover fair wear or tear of the part / accessory. If the genuine Hino part or accessory is modified in any way, any Hino warranty that may have been applicable to that genuine Hino part or accessory, including but not limited to the 3 year / unlimited kilometre warranty is voided.
#Refer to specification sheet for specific wheelbase.