Toyota buys out remaining Daihatsu stock, full takeover August 1

Jan 29, 2016

After numerous rumours and reports, Toyota Motor Corp. has confirmed it intends to buy the remaining Daihatsu stock for around US$3.2 billion. Since 1998 Toyota has owned 51.2 per cent of the Japanese small car...

Daihatsu D-base concept revealed, previews future kei car

Oct 29, 2015

Toyota-owned compact car manufacturer Daihatsu has previewed its next generation in ‘kei’ cars with the D-base concept at the Tokyo Motor Show. It shows off a sporty and futuristic personality. The D-base features an edgy...