Motorcity named 2016 Distributor Champion at Hino Middle East and Africa 3S (Sales, Service and Spare Parts) skills contest
The competition had both theoretical and practical challenges, which were judged by specialists from Hino Middle East and Japan. The theoretical phase of the challenge covered sales, product knowledge and extracts from trainings conducted by Hino Middle East.
HINO500 Series Car 2 Undergoes Shakedown on Ibaraki Test Tracks!
Early in June, the team conducted a shakedown for their HINO500 Series Car 2 at Hino Motors’ Ibaraki test tracks. In preparation for the Silk Way Rally 2017 scheduled to take off from Moscow on July 8 the team’s Driver, Navigator, and mechanics worked with Hino Motors’ development team to verify the truck’s performance, primarily focusing on its new upgrades.
The key upgrades to this year’s HINO500 Series Car 2!
The HINO500 Series Car 2 finished at 8th place overall in Dakar Rally 2017 and the team continues to upgrade the truck to evolve it even further. We spoke with Mitsuru Enomoto and Takashi Yamashita from Hino Motors Technical Research Center on some of the key upgrades that were made to the truck.
Dakar Rally 2017 Itinerary Begins at Asunción, Paraguay
The team's two HINO500 Series trucks pass vehicle inspections without a glitch, and the team is geared up to begin the race on Jan. 2.