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Strengthen Market Leader Position with Market Share Above 75% Hino Launch New Bus RN 285 Automatic. Dec 15, 2017



Tangerang, 15 December 2017 –  PT. Hino Motors Sales Indonesia (HMSI) in the spirit of 35th years Hino Indonesia and as a market leader in bus segment. Launching the latest product that is Hino Bus RN 285 Automatic Transmission. Located at After Sales Hino Center, on Gatot Subroto KM 8.5 Jatake, Tangerang Street. This launch event was also attended Representative of the by Ministry of Transportation, PT Transportation Jakarta (TJ), Jakarta Transportation Agency Tangerang and South Tangerang, and Transport Unit School Bus Transportation.

Hino Bus RN 285 AT rear engine with automatic transmission was launched as a solution of mass transportation needs currently required by people of Indonesia. Bus Hino RN 285 with automatic transmission can improve drivers comfortable because easier to drive and reduce drivers fatigue especially in traffic jam condition. Using Allison T325R transmission with overdrive gear to maximize performance and get better fuel consumption. Hino Bus RN 285 AT using new engine J08E-WG with common rail system that able to produce power 285 PS with maximize torsi 91/1.500 Kgm/rpm, in additional Hino Bus RN 285 AT was also adopted emission standard EURO-3 that environmentally friendly. Beside that Hino Bus RN 285 AT has Auto Brake Adjuster serve to optimized brake optimal by adjusting the distance between the brake lining and drum automatically. With this system owner bus will easy to care and no need to adjust brake lining clearance manually. As a mass transportation bus in the city, Hino Bus RN 285 AT also can use to many kind of transportation needs such as airport, tourism, and employee pickup because this bus has 59 seat capacity.



“With attend of Hino Bus RN 285 AT will provide various bus optional that more suitable with customer needed. Hino as a market leader bus will always to serve the best fit product to the loyal customer Hino,” said Hiroo Kayanoki, President Director HMSI.

With the latest this model, Hino Indonesia totally has 8 models. Medium bus that including from FB130, A215 and FC Bus that is bus mode of front engine, and row of rear engine such as  R260, RN 285, RK CNG and that was introduced at GIIAS on last August is RM Bus. In addition Hino also has micro bus such as Dutro 110SDB, 110 SDBL, dan 130 MDBL that able to accommodate until 30 seats.



With this new product expected in the future more strengthen Hino position as market leader in bus market. Recorded during January – November 2017, Hino bus able to reach market share of 77% or sales of 1.261 units. Where is for type bus R260 still become bestselling with sales of 925 units or has contribution 73% of totally bus sales during 2017.

With actual this result sales is a proof Hino bus become reliable and tough that equipped excellent after sales service”. Close Kayanoki.





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