The first Hino 700 Series heavy duty truck with Automatic Transmission was delivered to Gulf Agency Company (GAC) Bahrain, the pioneers in the logistics industry. Mr. Arun Ganesh Kumar, Assistant General Manager and Mr. Amjesh Asokan, Assistant Sales Manager of Motorcity handed over the keys to the 2 units of HINO Automatic Transmission (AMT) 4×2 tractor heads to Mr. Pontus Fredriksson, Managing Director of the Gulf Agency Company Bahrain at their offices in Muharraq.
HINO also took the credit of being the first brand to introduce an automatic transmission truck in the light duty segment within the kingdom. The HINO 300 series truck that has a gross vehicle weight between 4.5 to 8.5 Tonnes and with a variety of options includes a Euro 3 engine, disc brake, ABS, airbag, automatic transmission and rear air conditioner cooling on the Double cabin version. The Hino 700 series is a powerful and reliable truck suitable for various applications such as crane and cargo body configurations, tankers, refuse compactors, dump trucks as well as trailers offering a hauling capacity of 100 Tonnes.
Arun Kumar Ganesh, Assistant General Manager of Motorcity Commercial vehicles, stated that HINO’s diversified product range meets a wide spectrum of customer requirements in Kingdom of Bahrain and with its proven reliability and durability, HINO has gained the credibility of the most powered and trusted truck.
In the Kingdom of Bahrain HINO trucks are well known for their ruggedness and durability. In line with the HINO corporate philosophy “ONE TEAM ONE PLEDGE”, Motorcity continues to provide excellent support and service to their customers. As a leading manufacturer of trucks and buses for more than 100 years, HINO Motors Ltd. Japan produces world class commercial vehicles with durable, powerful and environmentally friendly engines.