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Grand Prize Hino Truck Raffled At Florida Tow Show

NOVI, Mich., April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hino Trucks partnered with Miller Industries to provide one lucky tow operator a chance to win a fully loaded 2014MY Hino model 258ALP with a Century 12 Series LCG Carrier.  The truck is part of a giveaway that benefits The Professional Wreckers of Florida (PWOF) Education and Legislation Programs.

Pictured from left: Vince Tiano, Vice President of Miller Industries; Aaron Forron; Will Miller, President and Co-CEO of Miller Industries; and Gary Mickiewicz, Vice President, Eastern Region of Hino Trucks.

This year's winner is Aaron Farron of Sprint Towing from Jacksonville, Florida. Aaron is co-owner of the family owned Sprint Towing and commented, "I am so excited for the opportunity to introduce another Hino into our fleet.  We already have four Hino 258s in our fleet. We chose Hino because we had always heard good things from other owners and drivers. The trucks are very solid and they have the ability to tow larger personal vehicles than some other brands. Their great durability and dependability are the reasons we keep going back to Hino."

The promotional truck travels across the country to various towing events and PWOF meetings promoting education and safety to independent wrecker operators.  "We certainly want to congratulate Aaron, and we want to thank Miller Industries for partnering with Hino and the PWOF for the past several years," said Gary Mickiewicz, Vice President, Eastern Region Sales for Hino Trucks.  "This collaboration is an opportunity for Hino to support the PWOF organization and their efforts to advance the towing industry." 

The Hino 258ALP model roll back has a unique design and leads the industry by providing a total package of driver comfort and flexibility, superior performance, low-cost-per-mile operation, and outstanding serviceability and reliability. The Century 12 Series LCG Carrier is a patented design that allows the carrier deck to be mounted 5 – 6 inches lower than comparable units providing a lower load angle, better stability, increased safety with the operator being able to secure the load from the ground and the ability to transport taller loads. 

About Hino:  Hino Trucks, a Toyota Group Company, assembles, sells, and services Class 4-7 conventional commercial trucks in the United States. The headquarters is located in Novi, Michigan and boasts a network of over 160 dealers nationwide committed to achieving excellence in customer service and support.  Hino Trucks is the premier medium duty nameplate in the United States with a product lineup that offers the lowest total cost of ownership, superior fuel economy, industry-leading environmental friendliness, unmatched reliability and maneuverability, and the most comprehensive bundle of standard features in the market.  For more information, visit our internet home page at www.hino.com or follow us on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

About Miller Industries:  Miller Industries is "The World Leader in Towing & Recovery Equipment", offering a complete line of automotive and industrial carriers with capacities from 10,000 – 40,000 lbs. and recovery units with boom capacities from 4 - 75 tons.  Miller Industries manufacturers under the industry leading brands of Century, Vulcan, Chevron, Holmes, Challenger, Eagle and Champion. For more information call 800-292-0330 or visit www.millerind.com.

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