Daihatsu Motor Co.

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Daihatsu boon

Toyota Passo / Daihatsu boon new: Hexagon with keyword link to exterior and interior design

Toyota "Passo" and Daihatsu "boon" Interior, easy to use functional and conscious sense of lightness and spacious, designed
Daihatsu Xenia (custom)

Indonesian auto show 16 Daihatsu aims at further competitiveness and enhance the MPV

Daihatsu Indonesia only developed the MPV was released in 8/2 "between" published by the Indonesia International Auto Show 2016 (GIIAS2016) Between the OEM to Toyota and is sold under the name of "Kariya",
Daihatsu Boon Silk

New Toyota Passo & Daihatsu Boon: Two Pronged Strategy

The Toyota Passo and Daihatsu Boon, coming in standard and high end models, the Passo Moda and Boon Silk, exemplifying Daihatsu’s well known strategy of implementing two different designs on their vehicles.
Daihatsu Sigra (2016 Indonesia International Auto Show)

2016 Indonesia International Auto Show: Show Car Library – Astra Daihatsu Sigra

Daihatsu’s Indonesian subsidiary, Astra Daihatsu Motor showcased its Sigra at the Indonesia International Auto Show, being held from August 11 to 21 in Jakarta, Indonesia.
Daihatsu Boon Silk

New Toyota Passo & Daihatsu Boon: Not Designed To Alienate

According to Daihatsu, the Toyota Passo and the Daihatsu Boon were designed not to single out any target demographic but rather to appeal to what consumers who are looking to switch from lightweight vehicles have in mind when shopping for cars.
Toyota RAV4 Hybrid

Toyota global sales up 1% at 2,530,000 units in 1st quarter

On August 4, Toyota released its new car sales figures for the first quarter of 2016 (April to June). Total group sales including the Daihatsu and Hino brand were 2,529,000 units. This is 1% up from the previous year.
Toyota Calya

Toyota unveils Daihatsu MPV Calya in Indonesia

On August 2, Toyota Indonesia subsidiary Toyota Astra Motor unveiled the new Calya.
Daihatsu Sigra

Daihatsu: New MPV Sigra Released In Indonesia, Second In LCGC Line

Daihatsu released their second model that conforms to Indonesia’s Low Cost Green Car (LCGC) policy, a multipurpose passenger vehicle (MPV) known as the Sigra.
Presidents Akio Toyoda of Toyota Motor Corporation and Masanori Mitsui of Daihatsu

Daihatsu Officially Becomes A Toyota Subsidiary

On 1 August Toyota announced that, through exchange of shares, the company had completed total acquisition of Daihatsu Motor Co., Ltd. Inaugurating Daihatsu as a Toyota subsidiary, Toyota plans to work towards strengthening the company’s standing in foreign compact car markets and plans to focus on marketing towards developing nations.
Daihatsu Tanto

Daihatsu’s global production falls below 500,000 units for first time in five years; 2016 first-half results

Daihatsu announced its results of production, domestic sales and exports for the first half (January to June) of 2016. According to these results, global production fell for the second year in a row, declining 6.5% to 492,982 units.
Revamped Daihatsu Corporate Information Site

New Daihatsu Corporate Information Site With Smartphone Support

On 26 July, Daihatsu moved opened their new corporate information site to viewers.
The Daihatsu mildew

In Daihatsu, Malaysia launched A segment sedan all the... Light in the technologies developed

Perodua Malaysia local joint venture with Daihatsu has released small passenger cars "the baby" as the new national car
Daihatsu Tanto (2007 Model)

Daihatsu Tanto: Back Door Bracket Breakage Leads To User Harm

Daihatsu announced on 20 July that their lightweight car, the Tanto (a 2009 model), had been discovered to have issues with the bracket on its back door breaking, which has led to user injury when operating the door. The company is asking owners to not use the back door on these vehicles for the time being.
Daihatsu Tanto

Daihatsu's share of kei car market grows in May

According to Daihatsu's May production, domestic sales and exports results, total production was up 5.9% year-on-year at 72,657 units, marking the first growth in 6 months.
Toyota president Akio Toyoda and Daihatsu president Masanori Mitsui

Daihatsu and Toyota agree on wholly-subsidiary bill at stockholders meeting

Daihatsu agreed on a legislative bill to become a wholly-owned subsidiary of Toyota at a regular stockholders meeting on June 29 in Osaka. Through a stock swap by both countries, it will come into force August 1. Daihatsu will be delisted on July 27.
Daihatsu Industries president Masanori Mitsui (left) and Fujitsu Ten president Akira Yamanaka (right) at awards ceremony

Fujitsu Ten wins Daihatsu's SCC Award for Excellence

Fujitsu Ten announced that it won Daihatsu's SCC Award for Excellence.
Daihatsu Cast Style

Daihatsu upgrades Cast with new color variations and limited edition models

Daihatsu has upgraded its Cast kei car and also added the limited edition Prime Collection SAII to the lineup. The new models went on sale June 20.
Daihatsu senior managing officer Noriyoshi Matsushita

Daihatsu’s Matsushita says company will support Toyota through its craftsmanship

About the plan for Daihatsu to become a wholly owned subsidiary of Toyota in August, Daihatsu senior managing officer Noriyoshi Matsushita said, “We hope to be able support Toyota in many different areas through our craftsmanship and other efforts, starting with kei cars.”
Senior Daihatsu Executive Toru Ueda (3rd from the left)

Daihatsu Hijet Caddy: Senior Executive Officer Ueda “From Load Capacity Toward Usability”

Daihatsu Motor Company announced on June 13 that their new, lightweight commercial vehicle, the Hijet Caddy, would be made available for purchase that same day. The vehicle was developed by taking the wide-interior Wake as a basis for its design.
Daihatsu hijet Caddy instrument panel Center Pocket

Daihatsu to release new Hijet Caddie mini commercial car

On June 13, Daihatsu Motor Co., Ltd. will release its Hijet Caddie mini commercial car, a new type of vehicle that responds to the needs of “additional convenience for work.”