HINO MODEL 338 (33,000 GVW)
Bigger projects call for bigger trucks. The new 2018 Hino 338 is a medium-duty truck that’s a favourite amongst Canadian drivers thanks to it strength, resiliency, and reliability.
The 2017 Hino 338 is built using the “High Torque” J-series engine, this time upgrading to 7.7L and provides 260 horsepower and 660 ft-lbs of torque. A 12,000 lb. front axle, with a 21,000 lb. rear axle, provides a 33,000 lbs GVW (gross vehicle weight) rating.
This powerful medium duty model is ideal for a wide range of jobs, whether you need general freight applications or something more specialized. The 2018 Hino 338 comes standard with an Allison 2500RDS 6-speed automatic transmission with PTO (power take-off) capability. It’s also well equipped with hydraulic disc brakes and ABS. Optional rear air suspension, combined with the superb maneuverability, excellent visibility and the many standard features for which Hino trucks are renowned, ensures that the 338 will continue to provide outstanding driver comfort, whether you’re working in Ontario, out of province, or out of country.
AT A GLANCE: MODEL 338 / 33,000 GVW / 260HP / 660 lb-ft tq | KEY VOCATIONS: DELIVERY, UTILITY & REFUSE