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Daihatsu's Bringing Two New Concepts To Indonesia Show

Going back 110 years, Daihatsu is one of the world's oldest manufacturers of internal-combustion engines. But that doesn't mean it...

Daihatsu Updates The Move, Its Tiny Tall JDM Wagon

Japanese Kei cars come in all shapes, and even if their sizes are largely dictated by the regulations to which they're made to conform,...

Driving A Turbo AWD Daihatsu Kei Car Is More Fun Than You'd Expect

Daihatsu is a specialist in small cars and its kei-car history is riddled with turbocharged, all-wheel drive special versions that defied ...

Daihatsu Altis Is A Rebadged Toyota Camry Hybrid

See this car? Looks like the new Toyota Camry , right? Well it is and it isn't. What you're looking at is the new Daihatsu Altis......

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.