Toyota Buys Daihatsu Completely

Toyota, the Japanese autogiant, has fully acquired its subsidiary Daihatsu Motor Co., Ltd. (Daihatsu). Under the new agreement, Daihatsu is all set to become a wholly-owned subsidiary of Toyota by way of a share exchange which is expected to be…
Daihatsu D-Base concept coming to 2015 Tokyo Motor Show

The Daihatsu D-Base concept will be making its public debut later this month in Japan during the Tokyo Motor Show. This is kei car for the Japanese domestic market and is expected to evolve into a production version that will…
Daihatsu reveals production-ready 2015 Copen

Daihatsu has launched the 2015 Copen in production guise at home in Japan, thus effectively bringing back to life its iconic kei car. The vehicle is 3395mm long, 1475mm wide and 1280mm tall and has received a two-piece electric roof…
Daihatsu unveils Tokyo-bound Kopen concepts

Daihatsu plans on reviving its kei car as the Japanese marque will showcase two Kopen concepts in November at this year’s edition of the Tokyo Motor Show. Kopen KMZ is the name of the blue and orange cars while the…