• 2015 Daihatsu Copen revealed with configurable bodywork [video]

    Daihatsu showed us the Kopen concepts at the Tokyo Motor Show in late 2013. Here is the production version of the Copen with a C not K, as the concept was called. The new reborn Copen is more aggressive than its predecessor with distinctive vertical… Continue reading »

  • Daihatsu Kopen concepts revealed ahead of Tokyo Motor Show debut

    Daihatsu is bringing two Kopen concepts to next month's Tokyo Motor Show, previewing a production model, which will reportedly follow next year. Two Kopen concepts are both 3395mm in length, 1475mm in width, 1275mm in height and are powered by a three-cylinder 660cc engine linked… Continue reading »

  • Daihatsu D-R Concept Debuts at the Indonesian Motor Show

    Daihatsu has revealed a D-R concept at the Indonesian Motor Show. The D-R concept is obviously a conceptual successor to the Copen, that is no longer available in Europe due to Daihatsu's last year announcement to withdraw from the European market effective from 31 January… Continue reading »

  • Daihatsu to Cease Sales of New Vehicles in Europe From January 31, 2013

    Daihatsu has decided to cease sales of new vehicles in Europe as of January 31, 2013 due to increasing development costs to comply with regulations in Europe and the appreciation of the yen against the Euro. Since 2008, European sales have declined 33% to just… Continue reading »