By Renée Francoeur
July 25, 2016 – Hino Motors Canada says its Hino 258 model is a low profile truck, powered by Hino’s 7.6L diesel engine producing 230 horsepower and 520 lb-ft. of torque.
A high horsepower engine option is also available producing 260 horsepower and 660 lb-ft. of torque on the 217-in. wheelbase model. Combined with a 6-speed Allison FuelSense automatic transmission, the Hino 258 delivers the “extra boost in power,” for towing and recovery applications.
Hino Motors Canada, a Toyota Group Company, produces and distributes light- and medium-duty commercial trucks in Canada and is headquartered in Mississauga, Ont., with manufacturing operations in Woodstock, Ont.