Daihatsu is a Japanese company and was formed in 1951. Daihatsu signed an agreement with Toyota in 1967. In 1988 Daihatsu USA was formed and Daihatsu vehicles were sold in The United States of America. Toyota currently maintains a controlling stake in Daihatsu with 51% ownership. In recent times Daihatsu has had to withdraw the sale of its vehicles from various countries after their sales stats dropped too low.
Used Daihatsu cars are increasing in popularity on South Africa roads and these vehicles are now available on Cars.co.za. The two most popular models are the used Daihatsu Charade and used Daihatsu Sirion. These compact cars do very well in the South African used car market due to their affordability and quality. Try Cars.co.za to find the pre-owned or second hand Daihatsu that you desire.