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Sep 19, 14
Daihatsu UFC-3 Concept makes public debut at Indonesian Motor Show
Daihatsu has officially unveiled the UFC-3 Concept during the 2014 Indonesian Motor Show
Jun 20, 14
2015 Daihatsu Copen revealed in production guise [video]
Following the Kopen concept's reveal at the 2013 Tokyo Motor Show, Daihatsu has taken the wraps off the production-ready 2015 Copen kei car.
May 20, 14
Daihatsu Copen production version leaked ahead of June reveal
Several brochure scans with the 2015 Daihatsu Copen have surfaced the web ahead of an official reveal set for next month.
Apr 02, 14
2015 Daihatsu Copen teased, will have a customizable body
Daihatsu has released the first teaser images of the 2015 Copen.
Dec 26, 13
Daihatsu to introduce three Kopen concepts at the Tokyo Auto Salon
Daihatsu has announced plans to introduce three Kopen concepts at the Tokyo Auto Salon.
Nov 21, 13
Daihatsu Kopen concept unveiled in Tokyo, production model could arrive next year
Daihatsu has introduced the Kopen concept at the 2013 Tokyo Motor Show in Japan.
Oct 30, 13
Daihatsu Kopen concepts set for Tokyo Motor Show arrival
Daihatsu has revealed two Kopen concepts which will be shown to the public in November at the 2013 Tokyo Motor Show.
Oct 25, 13
Daihatsu Copen to be resurrected - report
A recent report says Daihatsu plans on bringing back to life the Copen in the near future.
Sep 23, 13
Daihatsu introduces eight new concepts at the Indonesia Motor Show
Daihatsu has introduced eight new concepts at the Indonesia International Motor Show.
Apr 10, 13
Daihatsu Mebius is a Toyota Prius V for JDM
Toyota has rebadged the Prius V as a Daihatsu Mebius for the Japanese domestic market (JDM).
Sep 26, 12
Daihatsu D-R concept showcased at Indonesian Motor Show
Daihatsu introduced the D-R concept at the 2012 Indonesian Motor Show. No plans for a production model.
Sep 21, 12
Daihatsu UFC Concept shown at Indonesian Motor Show
Daihatsu has introduced at the Indonesian Motor Show the Ultra Functional Compact (UFC) Concept.
Nov 10, 11
Daihatsu announces Tokyo Motor Show 2011 lineup
Daihatsu has announced plans to introduce four concepts at the Tokyo Motor Show. The most notable is the D-X which resembles a modern-day Smart Roadster.
Jul 25, 11
Daihatsu A-Concept revealed in Indonesia
A-Concept put on display at the 2011 Indonesian International Motor Show in Jakarta.
Jan 18, 11
Daihatsu to withdraw from Europe
Daihatsu has announced plans to cease European sales as of January 31, 2013.
Jun 04, 10
Daihatsu Materia Icecube by Inden Design
Get the full scoop on the Daihatsu Materia Icecube, with somewhat insane pricing. The story inside.
Oct 22, 09
Daihatsu Tanto Exe & Tanto Exe Custom Erupt in Tokyo
Live photos of the Daihatsu Tanto Exe and Tanto Exe Custom, but let's be honest. You probably don't want to drive it either.
Oct 22, 09
Daihatsu Deca Deca Concept Dazzles in Tokyo
Daihatsu Deca Deca Concept car gives Japan its workstation on wheels in a funky, minimalist albeit boxy package.
Oct 22, 09
Daihatsu Basket Concept Shows its Weave in Tokyo
Featuring retro styling and a two-piece removable roof, the concept looks like a picnic basket-inspired Jeep Wrangler.
Oct 22, 09
Daihatsu e:S Concept Entices in Tokyo
The e:S concept is a miniscule three-door hatchback that resembles a lengthened Toyota iQ.
Oct 08, 09
Daihatsu Basket Concept to Premier in Tokyo
Daihatsu will premier the Basket Concept at the upcoming Tokyo Motor Show. Part convertible, part pickup the Basket would be an all-in-one leisure vehicle for the budget conscious.
Oct 08, 09
Daihatsu e:S Concept to Debut at Tokyo Motor Show
Designed to be eco-friendly, the concept is a small three-door hatchback with attractive styling.
Oct 08, 09
Daihatsu Deca Deca Concept Headed for Tokyo Debut
Daihatsu's Deca Deca Concept is a space utility vehicle that allows for several interior configurations to suit particular occasions. See it first at Tokyo Motor Show 2009.
Dec 17, 08
Toyota Passo Sette scans leaked
Brochure scans of the upcoming Toyota Passo Sette and Daihatsu Boon Ruminous MPVs have been leaked to the web prior to the vehicles' Christmas Day unveiling.
Oct 10, 07
Daihatsu Mud Master-C Concept Tokyo Preview
This small, tough transporter leverages compactness and light weight for special off-road agility and adopts body-on-frame construction for outstanding durability and cargo capability.
Sep 14, 07
New Fuel Cell Technology by Daihatsu
This proprietary fuel cell technology provides numerous benefits, including resource conservation, low cost, high output, and safe and easy fuel handling.
Sep 11, 07
Daihatsu OFC-1 Concept World Premiere
Introducing a concept model that shows the future shape of an open sports car, conceived by Daihatsu as a car for adults who want to feel the wind as they drive.
Jan 24, 07
Daihatsu 100th Anniversary Donations (JA)
Daihatsu announced today that it will donate 100 mini-vehicles for the disabled to prefectural governments throughout Japan as part of activities commemorating its 100th anniversary that will be celeb...
Dec 17, 06
Fully Redesigned Daihatsu Mira Launched (JA)
The new Mira, the seventh generation of the series, has been completely updated, including the platform and the engine.
Dec 15, 06
New Daihatsu SUV Announced for Indonesia
The new SUV will be produced at P.T. Astra Daihatsu Motor and will be sold through P.T. Astra International. Plans also call for the new SUV to be supplied to Toyota on an OEM basis in Indonesia under...