Hino 500 FL8J Truck Specification, Price in India

Hino 500 FL8J: Hino is a very renowned and reputed Japanese automobile company, well-known for manufacturing heavy-duty vehicles, chassis, and engines. Hino mostly makes buses and trucks but there are some other types of vehicles from this company as well. Hino Corporation operates in India in collaboration with Marubeni Corporation and now this collaboration turns out to be one of the most successful economic ventures the South Asian region has ever seen. However, the Hino 500 FL8J is an iconic truck model currently available in India. It looks nice and bold, packs more than enough power under the hood, and lasts a lot longer than many truck offerings out there.

Hino 500 FL8J Truck Specification, Price in India

Hino 500 FL8J

Price of  Hino 500 FL8J

The ex-showroom price for the Hino 500 FL8J is set at Rs. 36 lac. However, depending on the variant and state the pricing might vary a little. Also, the availability of the truck in the market makes a difference in its pricing. Different body options are available which could differ the price a little bit. Down payment for this truck is Rs. 720 and the rest is payable through EMIs of 95,667 which includes an interest rate of 12%. The EMI lasts 36 months.

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Features of Hino 500 FL8J

The Hino 500 FL8J has a brilliant portfolio that it can show off. The engine is a large 7684 cc unit with all the horsepower needed to move a whole lot of packages, your precious inventory, and whatever heavy and large scale that needs transportation. The engine produces 209 bhp and the maximum speed this engine can pull off with a fully loaded rear is 88 kmh.

The chassis is designed to carry up to 25 tons. 6×2 axle of the Hino 500 FL8J model helps better weight distribution when the truck is fully loaded up. The wheelbase is 5630 mm, that’s pretty long. Buyers can customize the body any way they like, as long as it’s permitted by the law.

This truck comes with a chilled AC in the cabin, so driving even on the most humid day will not feel that hectic. The steering is tilt-able, and there are convenience features like anti-lock braking. The engine comes with 6-speed manual transmission.


Dimensions & Weight
Length 9635mm
Width 2465mm
Height 2695mm
Wheelbase 5630mm
Ground Clearance 250mm
Kerb Weight 6725 kg


Doors 2
Seating Capacity 2
No of Seating Rows 1
Fuel Tank Capacity 200L
Engine & Transmission
Engine Type Hino J08E, DI Turbocharged Intercooled, Six Cylinder inline, Overhead Camshaft & Water Cooled
Valve/Cylinder (Configuration) 6
Displacement 7684 cc
Mileage (ARAI)
Turbocharger/Supercharger Turbocharged
Dual Clutch No
Sport Mode No
Alternate Fuel Diesel
Cylinders 6
Fuel Type Diesel
Max Power (bhp@rpm) 209
Max Torque (Nm@rpm) 661 Nm
Turbocharger Type
No of gears
Transmission Type Manual
Manual Shifting for Automatic No
Driving Modes No
Engine Start-Stop Function No
Suspensions, Brakes & Steering
Suspension Front semi-elliptical leaf spring
Suspension Rear semi-elliptical leaf spring
Front Brake Type Air Brake
Rear Brake Type Air Brakes
Minimum Turning Radius
Steering Type Power Steering
Wheels &Tyres
Spare Wheel
Front Tyres 10 x 20 – 16 PR
Rear Tyres 10 R 20-16 PR


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