Daihatsu Launches New Special Edition Model of TAFT Mini Crossover

Addition of new body colors further strengthens the product appeal of base models

Sep. 21, 2022

Daihatsu Motor Co., Ltd. (hereinafter “Daihatsu”) has added a new special edition model, Dark Chrome Venture, to the TAFT mini crossover. In parallel, base models of TAFT have been partially upgraded. For these models, a nationwide launch is set for September 21, 2022.

The mini crossover models of the TAFT released in 2020 had been designed under the concept “Tough & Almighty Fun Tool” that seeks to be a partner that can be actively used in both everyday and leisure scenarios and that makes daily life more enjoyable. A wide range of customers use them in their daily lives and for leisure. In addition to the well-received special edition Chrome Venture launched in May 2021, a new special edition model, Dark Chrome Venture, has been launched. It comes with dark black plating and gun metallic color with black mica metallic decorations that give a more distinctive impression of toughness. In addition earth colors, three new colors have been added for both special-edition and base models, including Ceramic Green Metallic, Chrome Gray Metallic (image of strength) and Laser Blue Crystal Shine*1. Moreover, the convenience of the equipment has been enhanced with a new 9-inch smartphone-linked audio display that supports voice recognition and wireless connection*1. Optimized engine control has improved the fuel efficiency. All models meet the FY2020 fuel efficiency standard and the 75% of the FY2030 fuel efficiency standard, and all TAFT models are eligible for an eco-car tax break and tax incentives for environment-friendly vehicles.