Dana Corp has been selected by Hino Motors Ltd to provide Spicer driveshaft assemblies for 2005 model year Hino North American Class 4-7 vehicles. Hino's new 2005 model year conventional-style trucks will be available at its North American dealers beginning in January 2004. Spicer Life Series 70, 100, and 140 driveshafts will be supplied by Dana for the 2005 Hino platform. The driveshafts will be assembled in Dana's Renton WA Customer Focus Center.
Hino Motor Sales USA Inc is the United States distribution firm for Hino Motors Ltd of Tokyo, Japan, which is a subsidiary of Toyota Motor Corp. Based in Orangeburg NY, the company sells and services Class 4, 5, 6, and 7 trucks.