The HINO spirit races through the Dakar Rally.
Taking on the Dakar Rally 2015. HINO500 Series Shaken Down!! NEW
From July 9 through 13, the finished HINO500 Series racing truck scheduled to enter Rally Mongolia 2014 underwent a shakedown at Hino Motors' Ibaraki Test Course to evaluate its suspension settings and performance. The two drivers, Yoshimasa and Teruhito Sugawara, came away with a good feeling for the truck, which has been evolving through extensive discourse with Hino developers.
Dakar Rally 2014: HINO500 Series Wins 5th Straight Championship!
HINO TEAM SUGAWARA entered Dakar Rally 2014, which was held between January 5 and 18 in Argentina, Bolivia and Chile, and won its fifth straight championship in the Under 10-litre class of the Trucks category.
This 7-minute video features the two HINO500 Series trucks charging through extreme terrain, the Sugawaras' (father and son) fearless driving, the mechanics' amazing work despite being deprived of sleep and rest, and the feverish excitement at the goal ceremony.
Take on the Dakar Rally 2014
Introducing the efforts of HINO TEAM SUGAWARA as it completed its preparations the Dakar Rally 2014
The Heartbeat of the Dakar Rally 2014
Introducing the efforts of HINO TEAM SUGAWARA as it prepares for the Dakar Rally 2014