Fuso FI 1217R
Fuso FI 1217R
1217R/Deck Body
₱2.745 Million
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Hino FM8JR7A
Hino FM8JR7A
5980/CAB Dek Body
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Fuso FI 1217R vs Hino FM8JR7A Comparison

Overview: Fuso FI 1217R vs FM8JR7A

Key Features

Transmission Manual Manual
RPM at Max Torque 1500 rpm -
Max Torque 520 Nm 824 Nm
RPM at Max Power 2500 rpm 2600 rpm

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User Ratings & Review Comparison

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User Review Comparison
  • A 6-wheeler medium-duty truck

    Whether it's delivering goods or hauling construction materials to remote locations, the Fuso FI 1217R is an adaptable and versatile vehicle that...

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    Jabez Feb 06, 2024 for Fuso FI 1217R
  • Maybe pass on this one

    As a truck owner, I know we get robbed of our money in the name of power and pretty much only that, this model particularly stings a bit too much....

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    Danielle Jul 03, 2023 for Hino FM8JR7A

From The Experts

Things we like

Powerful Performance

Spacious and comfortable

Telescopic adjustable steering

Cruise control

Corrosion-resistant frame

Competitive pricing 

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Reliable engine

Proven mechanicals

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Things we don't like

Limited variant offering in lineup.

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Dated cabin layout

No single change over FG8JP7A apart from additional load carrying capacity

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Displacement 3908 cc 7684 cc
RPM at Max Torque 1500 rpm --
Max Power 167 bhp 276 bhp
Max Torque 520 Nm 824 Nm
RPM at Max Power 2500 rpm 2600 rpm
Fuel Type Diesel Diesel
Max Speed -- 98 kmph
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Dimensions & Capacity

Overall Length 8475 mm 9485 mm
Overall Width 2210 mm 2490 mm
Payload 7840 kg --
Wheelbase 4800 mm 5980 mm
Gross Weight 11900 kg 28000 kg
Ground Clearance 225 --
Kerb Weight 4060 kg --
Overall Height 2480 mm 2765 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity (litres) -- 200
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Suspension & Brakes

Brakes Air Brakes Air Brakes
Front Suspension Semi-Elliptic Multi-Leaf Spring with Shock Absorber semi ellliptic lef springs with shok absorbers
Rear Suspension Semi-Elliptic Multi-Leaf Spring semi ellliptic Main and Auxility Lef Spring
Cabin Type Day Cabin Day Cabin
Chassis Type Chassis with Cabin Chassis with Cabin
Parking brakes Yes Yes
Seat Type Standard Standard
Tiltable Cabin No --
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Wheel & Tyre

Front Tyre 8.25 R20 11.00R20-16PR
Rear Tyre 8.25 R20 11.00R20-16PR


Power Steering Yes --
Steering Power Steering --
Tiltable Steering Yes --

Engine Details

Engine Cylinders 4 4
Front Axle Reverse Elliot --
Rear Axle Fully Floating --
Engine 4-Stroke Direct Injection Diesel with Turbocharger J08E-WD Diesel Turbo - charged & Intercooled Cycle Vartical Inline Over Head Camshaft Water Cooled


Driver Information Display Yes Yes
Emission Norms -- Euro 4


Hill Hold No --
Seat Belts Yes Yes
ABS -- Yes

Comfort & Convenience

Adjustable Driver Seat Yes Yes
Air Conditioner No No
Arm Rest No No
Telematics No No
Cruise Control Yes No


Gearbox 6-Speed 6-Speed 9 Speed 9 Speed
Clutch Synchromesh Synchromesh Synchromesh Synchromesh
Transmission Manual Manual Manual Manual

Entertainment & Communication

Navigation System -- No


Fog Lights -- No

Engine Details

Axle Configuration -- 6x4 6x4

Fuso FI 1217R vs Hino FM8JR7A FAQs

Which Truck has more safety features between Fuso FI 1217R vs Hino FM8JR7A?

FI 1217R safety features: and Seat Belts

FM8JR7A safety features: Seat Belts and ABS

The Hino FM8JR7A has higher number of sefety features than FI 1217R, hence Hino FM8JR7A is more safer than Fuso FI 1217R.

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Which Truck has more comfort features between FI 1217R vs FM8JR7A?

FI 1217R comfort features: Cruise Control and Adjustable Driver Seat

FM8JR7A comfort features: and Adjustable Driver Seat

The Fuso FI 1217R has higher number of comfort features than FM8JR7A, hence Fuso FI 1217R is more comfortable than Hino FM8JR7A.

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