Hino Motors 80th Anniversary

May 2, 2022 4:22 pm
Hino NZ - 80 Year Anniversary Collage

80 years of progress, of innovation, of always looking forward. 80 years of putting our customers first, of meeting new challenges, of manufacturing trucks that are safer, economical, and harness technology for a more sustainable future. In 2022, Hino marks our 80th Anniversary as a global brand.

Today, we operate in over 90 countries and regions, creating area-specific transport solutions… Today, we celebrate 80 years of supplying a better class of truck to make your working life easier


For 58 years, Hino has provided quality trucks to the New Zealand market. From our first vehicle sold in 1964 to our latest heavy-duty model introduction; innovation, safety, customer service, and sustainability is at the core of everything we do. We believe in delivering from one generation to the next because we are committed to keeping your businesses on the road for the long haul.

With 80 years of heritage and innovation, you can always trust Hino to deliver now and into the future.


Since its founding, Hino Motors, Ltd. has supported the movement of people and goods safely, economically, and with environmental responsibility, while focusing on a sustainable future. Committed to provide solutions to meet the ongoing transport and logistics demands, Hino Motors continues to draw on 80 years of design innovation and experience globally, and builds every new model on time-honoured principles of Quality, Durability, and Reliability. With the aim to remain essential to all customers and society in the future, Hino will continue to be a trusted global manufacturer of commercial vehicles.


Since its founding, Hino Motors has supported the movement of people and things, technologies, products, and services, and Hino Motors itself has also evolved. Its driving force to support society and people through logistics and transportation remains unchanged, despite the changing times. Guided by this unchanging principle, we continue to support your business and contribute to society.

Learn about the history of Hino Motors here.