Showing posts in the category of Daihatsu

Care For Bertone's Freclimber, A Daihatsu Rocky With A BMW Engine? That'll Be $15,000

Meet the Bertone Freeclimber, a Japanese-Italian half-breed powered by a German turbo-diesel engine. What could go wrong?

Daihatsu's Bringing 11 Custom Concepts To The Tokyo Auto Salon

While our eyes are fixed on Detroit, on the other side of the world, Japan's burgeoning automotive industry is gearing up for another s...

Daihatsu Copen Adventurer Pack Now Available In Japan

After debuting in concept guise at last year's Tokyo Auto Salon ,the Daihatsu Copen Adventurer has hit the production line. It will be ...

Toyota And Daihatsu To Jointly Develop City Cars For Emerging Markets

Toyota Motor Corporation and its subsidiary Daihatsu announced their plan to create a new company that will focus on compact vehicles aime...

Daihatsu Move Canbus Has A Specific Demographic In Mind [48 Pics]

Some cars may be more popular with one gender group or the other. You're bound to see more women in, say, Volkswagen Beetles than Dodge...

Daihatsu Lets You Customize The Copen With Interchangable Body Panels

Daihatsu is offering Japanese owners of the tiny Copen the ability to order interchangeable body panels to customize the look of their veh...

Toyota Goes Retro With Pixis Joy Kei Cars In Japan [50 Pics]

If you want a small retro hatchback in North America, your choices essentially come down to the Mini, Fiat 500 or VW Beetle. But back in Ja...

Daihatsu Rolls Out New Budget- And Family-Friendly Sigra Minivan

If you happen to live in southeast Asia with a lot of people and their stuff to transport through tight streets, this may very well be the ...

New Toyota Passo Is The Most Frugal Petrol Model In Japan [30 Pics]

This is the Daihatsu Sirion’s twin brother, the new Japan-only Toyota Passo city car.

Toyota Confirms Daihatsu Buyout By August 2016

Toyota has confirmed that, by August 1 2016, it will have purchased all shares in Daihatsu, making the minivehicle automaker a wholly-owned...

Toyota Considers Buying Rest of Daihatsu In $3.1 Billion Deal

Toyota has revealed that it is considering taking full control of Daihatsu in a potential deal valued at $3.1 billion.

Watch Daihatsu's Promo Video With Quirky Copen Shooting Brake & Coupe Concepts

Daihatsu’s newest iteration of the Copen model appears to be a versatile automobile that can take a lot of forms for a wide variety of uses...

Three Special Daihatsu Cast Variants Previewed Before Tokyo Auto Salon

Revealed just a few months ago, the Daihatsu Cast is the latest kei car offered by the marque exclusively for the Japanese market. Now,...

Daihatsu Takes Copen Customization To The Next Level With Three New Concepts

A little over a year after it went on sale in Japan, Daihatsu’s reborn Copen roadster returns to the Tokyo Auto Salon with a trio of conce...

Daihatsu Presents Some Of Its Concept Kei-Cars At Tokyo [w/Video]

The Tokyo Motor Show is the best place to see some authentic kei cars, and no one knows more about small-sized automobiles than Daihatsu. ...

Daihatsu Hinata, Tempo & Noriori Concepts Heading To Tokyo Show

Besides the D-Base Concept , Daihatsu’s lineup at the Tokyo Motor Show includes three other studies called Hinata, Tempo and Noriori.

Daihatsu D-Base Concept May Preview Next-Generation Mira Kei Car

Daihatsu will present no less than four design studies at the Tokyo Motor Show later this month and the first one to be previewed is the D...

Daihatsu FT Concept Is A Vision For A 7-Seat Compact SUV For Southeast Asia

As Honda proves with the BR-V Prototype , seven-seat crossovers are the next big thing in southeast Asian countries, which is why other aut...

Daihatsu FX Concept May Preview Small SUV For Asian Markets

You may have forgotten about Daihatsu if you live in the US or Europe, but the Japanese carmaker still sells cars in Asia.

This Is Not A Toy, It’s Toyota’s New Pixis Mega Kei Car [31 Photos]

There’s something fascinating about kei cars , don’t you think? Just check out the Toyota Pixis Mega, a new model that looks just like a to...