HINO500 Series Truck Clinches 10th Straight Win in the Under 10-litre Class!Dakar Rally 2019 Comes to a Close.
The HINO500 Series truck Car 2 crewed by the Teruhito Sugawara and Katsumi Hamura duo of HINO TEAM SUGAWARA―the only Japanese team racing in the trucks category―finished at 9th place in the category overall and extended its record of straight wins in the Under 10-litre Class to ten.
To achieve its goal of "zero truck and bus traffic accident casualties," Hino Motors is striving to improve safety from many aspects. Under the concept of "total safety," Hino is promoting efforts to increase safety at each stage, including operations management, preventive safety, and collision safety for when things go wrong. We also believe it is important to widely disseminate the safety technologies that we develop, and we promote rapid installation of practical technology into our products, to be fitted as standard.