Proven quality, durability and reliability, combined with class leading chassis versatility, Hino’s 500 Series remains the medium duty truck of choice for operators around the world.
The outstanding Hino 500 Series range continues to offer medium duty trucks buyers total flexibly and choice.
The Hino 500 Series is a Dakar legend – five consecutive category wins, and 23 consecutive starts and finishes – records unbeaten by any truck manufacturer in the world.
With standard and wide cabin variants, three engine choices, crew cab and 4×4 models, and Kenya’s most comprehensive range of chassis variants, there’s a Hino 500 series for almost any purpose – no matter how tough.
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Our Hino 500 Series is designed for fuel-efficiency and low emissions, while delivering powerful driving performance, high durability, comfort and transport quality.
The clean-burning ADR80/02 emissions compliant engines offer flexibility of GVMS range from 10,400kg to 26,000kg. Employing a common rail system for optimum control of the fuel injection process, and a high-efficiency exhaust gas recirculation system to reduce combustion temperature, the 500 Series achieves almost complete combustion.
The Hino 500 Series trucks offer an unbeatable active and passive safety package, with safety features including ABS Anti-lock brakes, Easy Start system, and driver’s SRS airbag as standard
Front Under-run Protection (FUP) technology is incorporated in our standard bumper bar to protect other motorists by preventing their vehicle becoming trapped and crushed under the front of the truck in the event of a front-on collision.
The Hino 500 Series is known for its high level of durability and reliability, meeting the best potential under harsh conditions.
Our trucks are tested on a range of systems for fuel efficiency, driving and cold weather performance. The truck’s air suspension helps absorb vibrations from road bumps, achieving transport quality. While the taper-leaf suspension is designed to produce less inter-leaf friction to deliver a flat riding feeling and high durability.
All Hino trucks are ergonomically designed to provide a cabin with ease of access, plenty of legroom and controls at your fingertips.
The 500 Series offers clear-vision instruments, a tachometer, speedometer, remote central locking, and full suite of warning gauges and lights. All models have factory-fitted Denso air conditioning, cruise control and remote central locking with an integrated engine immobiliser, and power-operated windows.