Hauling Industry News

Hino XL Series Aims for Class 7-8 Truck Market

By Pulltarps Mfg | March 5, 2019

Hino Trucks, a subsidiary of Toyota Motor Corp., will build a new line of Class 7 and Class 8 trucks called the Hino XL Series, the company announced at the 2018 Work Truck Show in Indianapolis on Wednesday.

Both the XL7 and XL8 conventional cab trucks will be powered by the automaker’s 8.9-liter A09 turbodiesel six-cylinder engine. The engine makes up to 360 horsepower and 1,150 pound-feet of torque. Story by: Ryan ZumMallen/www.trucks.com.