New Hino 700 6×2
Shah Alam, 28 January 2019 – The new Hino 700 series, SR1E 6×2 prime mover was launched today by Ken Iwamoto, managing director, Hino Motor Sales Malaysia (HMSM), in the presence of Billy Ng Seng Kong, chairman, HMSM, Dr Iqbal Muhammad Sharom, CEO, MBM Resources Bhd, Ichiro Hisada, senior managing officer, Hino Motors Ltd Japan, invited quests and dealers.
“Hino sees that Malaysia has the potential in developing continuous market field to the commercial vehicle industry as the land route and ground transportation is the main distribution mechanism of the logistics industry,” said Ken Iwamoto.
“The logistics and transportation industry is a tireless field of business where it continuous to grow within this advance era,” he added.
The 6×2 prime mover comes with a 420PS horse power Euro 3 common rail engine with turbo-charged intercooler and designed for GCW 66,000 kg. The flexible third axle is to improve operational flexibility and it helps fuel economy when the third axle is lifted when travelling without a heavy load.
It comes with ABS, a set of airbags, air suspension seat that is body cradling to support the driver’s back and reduce fatigue.
It is also compliant to B10 biodiesel and can run without changes to any component or service intervals.