The Hino 300 Series Electric-Diesel Hybrid offers unique specifications which increase business efficiency by improving fuel efficiency and reducing your carbon footprint. It is the first Japanese manufactured light-duty truck in Australia to meet Euro 6 exhaust emissions standards and includes Hino SmartSafe, a comprehensive safety package found in all 300 Series 4x2 trucks.
THE HINO 300 SERIES HYBRID
HINO SMARTSAFE COMES STANDARD WITH THE HINO 300 SERIES
Safety continues to be a central design principle of all Hino trucks, and the Hino 300 Series is no different. Featuring Hino SmartSafe, a comprehensive safety package† with advanced driver-assist technology that takes an active focus in protecting the lives of all road users. These advanced safety features are engineered as standard inclusions, not optional extras.
If PCS detects the possibility of a collision with a vehicle in front, using radar and image sensors, it will warn you to apply the brakes. If you don't respond, the truck can brake autonomously.
If PCS detects a pedestrian in front and senses the possibility of a collision it will warn you. If you don’t respond, the truck can brake autonomously.
LANE DEPARTURE WARNING SYSTEM
The LDWS uses the PCS camera, and can provide the driver with both audible and visual cues if the truck is deviating from its lane without the turn indicators being engaged by the driver.
VEHICLE STABILITY CONTROL
VSC is designed to help drivers maintain vehicle control and help prevent the truck from rolling over or sliding when entering or exiting a corner too fast.
Offers wide view, high definition vision, along with infrared night vision. Includes a microphone with volume control which allows the driver to hear their surroundings.
DAYTIME RUNNING LAMPS
DRL's are designed to highlight the truck's presence to other road users and run any time the truck headlamps are not being operated. Boasting enhanced aesthetics as well as safety.
INNOVATION AND INFORMATION
Designed for purpose, the cab ergonomics have been enhanced throughout for a high degree of comfort. The instrumentation panel is impressive to look at and intuitive to work with. Innovative features maximise efficiency and driver enjoyment, resulting in a workspace you want to be in.
6.5” high definition, capacitive touch screen is capable of connecting up to four multi-position cameras, with AM/FM and DAB+ radio, Bluetooth and mobile phone connectivity.
DRIVER INSTRUMENT PANEL
4.2” TFT LCD Multi Information Display with an enlarged and centralised speedometer, an offset tachometer, a suite of warning gauges and lights to improve readability.
Automatically controls the road speed of the vehicle as set by the driver, which reduces fatigue and can improve overall fuel efficiency.
CLASS LEADING EFFICIENCY
The Hybrid system has received hardware and operational software changes which have resulted in an even cleaner, more efficient transport solution, whilst meeting stringent Euro 6 exhaust emissions standards.
Powered by the N04C four cylinder engine and the electric motor, the hybrid driveline delivers a combined 150hp and 470Nm of torque from a very low 1000RPM.
Meeting Euro 6 emissions standards through the exhaust gas after-treatment unit which contains a Diesel Particulate Reduction system and Selective Catalytic Reduction system.
The six-speed automated transmission is coupled directly to the electric motor, which assists with quicker and smoother gear shifts.
DESIGNED FOR THE DRIVER
Enhanced levels of comfort and functionality have been applied to the design to ensure better accessibility and ultimately improve the overall driving experience.
Superior levels of interior ergonomics have been designed with the driver in mind. Improved dash layout, ample storage, new steering wheel controls and enhanced driver comfort.
Easily tilt and reposition the steering wheel for optimum driver comfort. The telescopic steering column is designed with an energy absorbing steering wheel to protect the driver.
All models are fitted with an ergonomically designed fully adjustable driver's seat for maximum comfort. All Wide cab models include a suspended driver's seat.