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Spyshot: Daihatsu is evaluating a 1.0-litre turbo engine for Indonesia, Perodua next?

Indonesian automotive website AutonetMagz recently posted photos of what appears to be a Daihatsu Tanto on the streets of Indonesia. According to them, photos of the Daihatsu Tanto started to surface a couple of month ago, and some speculated that Daihatsu Indonesia could introduce the kei car there. In the past, Daihatsu Indonesia used to sell the Daihatsu Copen, but sales were short-lived as the Copen was priced too high for the average Indonesian buyer. However, Amelia Tjandra, the Marketing


Oct 14, 2019

Next generation Toyota/Daihatsu compact sedan to be developed by Perodua

Perodua has announced today that it will be developing a new regional sedan for the Toyota Motor group to sell in South East Asia. Recall that back in 2016, both Toyota and Daihatsu formed a new internal company called Emerging-market Compact Car Company (EMCC). In elaborating the role of the new internal company, Toyota said: The Emerging-market Compact Car Product & Business Planning Division, which is to span both Toyota and Daihatsu, is to conduct overall planning for products and business o


Jan 21, 2020

Perodua developing Daihatsu models in Japan, independent model development aimed

Perodua is now entering the third phase of its transformation plan aimed at raising the company’s competitiveness beyond Malaysia as well as aiming for a sustainable future, one that is integrated into Daihatsu’s global supply chain. Yesterday, Perodua President and Chief Executive Officer Dato’ Zainal Abidin said that Perodua is also working with all its partners to see where existing expertise can be utilised beyond Malaysia. He gave the example of how Perodua staff are now working to design D


Feb 17, 2021

The 1.5L engine in Perodua Myvi and Toyota Yaris, are they the same?

Well, yes and no. Yes, they are both 1.5-litre Dual VVT-i engine from the NR engine family and they are both made in the same Daihatsu Perodua Engine Manufacturing plant in Sendayan Techvalley in Negeri Sembilan. And no, they have slightly different engine codes, 2NR-FE for the Toyota Yaris and 2NR-VE for the Perodua Myvi. However, it’s just a different suffix for Toyota and Daihatsu. Wikipedia will tell you otherwise, saying that the Daihatsu's 2NR-VE is an steel block while the Toyota's 2NR-FE


Oct 22, 2019

Staf Perodua kini di Daihatsu Jepun, bangunkan sedan segmen B baharu?

Perodua kini dalam fasa ketiga pelan transmformasi dalam meningkatkan kebolehpasaran Perodua di peringkat global. Pelan tersebut berkait dengan Daihatsu di mana pengeluar tersebut mahu membangunkan hub rantaian bekalan global di rantau ini. Semalam, Presiden dan Ketua Pegawai Eksekutif Perodua, Dato’ Zainal Abidin mengatakan bahawa Perodua kini bekerjasama dengan semua rakan perniagaan untuk melihat potensi kepakaran yang ada dapat digunakan di luar Malaysia. Beliau turut memberi contoh bagaiman


Feb 17, 2021

7 legendary turbocharged Daihatsu models that precede the Perodua D55L

The Perodua D55L’s official launch date is fast approaching and the SUV will feature many firsts for the brand. This includes the first model to be built on the DNGA platform and the first to get a CVT gearbox. Apart from those, the D55L will also be the first Perodua model to be powered by a turbocharged engine. Read also: Quick review: 2021 Perodua D55L – The best Perodua to date? Granted, it won’t be the next quick thing but a turbocharged Perodua is still pretty exciting nevertheless. The 1.

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Feb 27, 2021

It’s time to stop using the term national cars to describe Proton and Perodua

Perusahaan Otomobil Nasional, the company which we now know as Proton Holdings, was established in 1983 as Malaysia’s national car company. Ten years later in 1993, Perusahaan Otomobil Kedua, better known as Perodua, was established as our second national national car company. We are now in the midst of setting up a third national car. All three national car companies were mooted by our then Prime Minister Dr. Mahathir Mohamad. In the early days, both Proton and Perodua were in every sense, a na


Sep 6, 2020

Daihatsu Rocky! Perodua Rocky? Maybe?

Just last week we spotted a mysterious Daihatsu SUV sitting quietly at a corner of Daihatsu’s Tokyo Motor Show exhibition. There was no name to it but we were pretty sure that the SUV was meant for the South East Asia market. It looks like something that's better suited for our local market than Japan (even though it will still be sold in Japan). Now Instagram user mr.t.tani in Japan has reportedly spotted the same SUV on trailers out in the open along with the Rocky nameplate clearly visible. S


Oct 30, 2019

Codenamed D92A, the next-gen Toyota Vios could be developed by Perodua, to debut in 2022?

Earlier this year, we reported that Perodua will become Daihatsu's regional R&D hub, and that it will be developing a new sedan for the South East Asia region. Where it got interesting was the part of the presentation slides that showed four silhouettes of unknown cars of various body types. While Perodua’s CEO Dato’ Zainal Abidin Ahmad cautioned us against reading too much into it, he did confirm that one of it is a sedan and it would be a big project. Fast forward to today we now know that the


Oct 6, 2020

Indonesian-specs 2021 Perodua D55L to get 1.2L engine option

While the 2021 Perodua D55L steadily gains hype in Malaysia, our neighbours have a better idea of things to come - information about the Indonesian-spec Toyota Raize and Daihatsu Rocky have come about online. In a way or the other, it gives us a peek of things to come - remember that the D55L (actual name is uncomfirmed) is based on the Toyota/Daihatsu twins. Powertrain details Although their names are not spelt outright, our colleagues at Autofun Indonesia understand that the 'A250' and 'A251'


Feb 15, 2021

Perodua D55L to launch in Indonesia as Daihatsu Rocky in May 2021

As we have mentioned before, the Perodua D55L will be sold in Indonesia as the Daihatsu Rocky and it might be one of the most anticipated model there too. According to Otodriver, the Daihatsu SUV will be launched in the island archipelago in May. That’s two months after the scheduled Malaysian debut. However, that is not the only significant month revealed by the Indonesian automotive site. Sources revealed that the Rocky could be exported to other markets in August. Does this mean that the Indo

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Jan 8, 2021

7 lagenda Daihatsu yang guna enjin turbo sebelum Perodua Ativa (D55L)

Perodua Ativa (D55L) bakal dilancarkan dalam beberapa jam sahaja lagi. SUV segmen B ini mendatangkan pelbagai ciri yang pertama buat Perodua. Antaranya seperti platform DNGA dan transmisi CVT. Selain itu, Perodua Ativa (D55L) juga adalah model Perodua pertama yang datang dengan enjin turbo. Teknologi sebegini sudah pasti menimbulkan rasa teruja di kalangan rakyat Malaysia. Walaupun enjin 1.0L 1KR-VET yang didatangkan hanya menghasilkan 98 PS dan 140 Nm tork sahaja, pecutan 0-100 km/j (spec AWD d


Mar 3, 2021

The Daihatsu D-Compact X-over is the Perodua Myvi Style that we wish we had

Perodua is expected to introduce a crossover version of the Myvi soon, ala Perodua Axia Style. Expect the forthcoming taller riding Perodua Myvi to feature faux SUV-style side claddings, sharing the same ‘Style’ moniker. The idea of a Perodua Myvi crossover is not new. Back in 2006, two years after the first generation Daihatsu Boon/Toyota Passo twins were introduced in Japan and one year after a lightly re-designed Boon/Passo became the Perodua Myvi, Daihatsu had introduced the D-Compact X-over


Jun 2, 2020

Perodua factory undergoing upgrades for Perodua D55L SUV, delayed due to MCO

Perodua’s manufacturing facility in Rawang is temporarily closed for retooling purposes. According to RHB Investment's newsletter, the retooling exercise is said to set up the production line for their upcoming Perodua D55L SUV. We all know that Perodua’s next model will be their D55L SUV and it is based on the Toyota Raize & Daihatsu Rocky duo. These cars will sit on the latest-generation Daihatsu New Global Architecture (DNGA) platform. Perodua will be tasked to manufacture the D55L SUV as Toy

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Mar 26, 2020

Intipan: Daihatsu Rocky (kembar Perodua D55L) sah hadir ke Indonesia?

Perodua D55L Beberapa imej tular di media Indonesia dengan sebuah kenderaan berkotak dengan samaran berwarna putih. Kenderaan tersebut bagaimanapun mirip dengan imej Daihatsu Rocky ataupun lebih dikenali sebagai Perodua D55L di Malaysia. Daihatsu tentunya menyedari bahawa penjualan SUV atau crossover yang laris dalam banyak pasaran, termasuklah baru-baru ini di mana Toyota Raize berjaya memacu penjualan Toyota secara global. Tidak mahu ketinggalan, Daihatsu nampaknya mahu menguji SUV segmen B ke


Oct 19, 2020

Daihatsu Rocky to be the first Daihatsu model in Indonesia to get ASA safety suite

It’s no secret that Daihatsu Indonesia is working to introduce the Daihatsu Rocky in Indonesia. The model has been spied on Indonesia streets since late last year. Also Read: Spied: Perodua D55L base car spotted in Indonesia - Malaysia introduction soon? Various details regarding the model have surfaced since then, including potential powertrains and prices. More recently, another piece of information has surfaced, as Indonesian media has reported that the Indonesian-spec Rocky will receive the


Mar 1, 2021

Daihatsu bakal melancarkan kereta hibrid sepenuhnya pada 2021 – Perodua seterusnya?

Daihatsu, anak syarikat kereta kompak Toyota akan melancarkan kereta ‘kei’ (mini) hibrid baru dalam tahun kewangan 2021, lapor Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun dari Jepun. Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun juga berkata kereta elektrik bateri pertama (BEV) Daihatsu akan mula dijual pada tahun 2022. Tidak seperti hibrid ringan, hibrid penuh dapat memecut dari statik menggunakan tenaga elektrik sahaja. Ia menawarkan pengalaman pemanduan yang lebih lancar dalam keadaan trafik di bandar. Motor elektrik yang lebih kuat juga m

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Dec 30, 2020

Enjin 1.5 liter Perodua Myvi dan Toyota Yaris - adakah mereka sama?

Terdapat sedikit persamaan dan perbezaan antara enjin 1.5 liter dalam kedua-dua kereta ini. Perodua Myvi dan Toyota Yaris menggunakan enjin Dual VVT-i 1.5 liter dari keluarga enjin NR dan kedua-duanya dibuat di kilang yang sama iaitu Daihatsu Perodua Engine Manufacturing di Sendayan Techvalley, Negeri Sembilan. Tapi, kod enjinnya berlainan sedikit - 2NR-FE untuk Toyota Yaris manakala 2NR-VE untuk Perodua Myvi. Walaubagaimanapun, ini hanyalah akhiran kod berbeza untuk Toyota dan Daihatsu. Wikiped


Jun 17, 2020

Indonesia to launch Daihatsu Connect with Rocky, Perodua D55L to follow?

Ever since we shared spyshots of a camouflaged Daihatsu Rocky in Indonesia, it’s safe to say that our neighbour will be receiving the Perodua D55L twin. While it still remains uncertain whether the Indo-spec Rocky will be assembled in Malaysia or Indonesia, there is one feature that could appear in the Indo Rocky. According to an article by our Indonesian sister site, Autofun ID, the Indo-spec Daihatsu Rocky is expected to be launched in the island archipelago in 2021 and will feature Daihatsu C

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Jan 8, 2021


Perodua目前已经进入了其转型计划的第三阶段了,该计划旨在提高公司的海外竞争力,并着眼于可持续发展的未来战略,将自身整合进Daihatsu的全球供应链之中。 2月16日,Perodua的总裁兼首席执行官Dato’ Zainal Abidi表示,Perodua也在积极与合作伙伴协调,以发掘自身专业在国外市场的潜能。 他举例说,Perodua的员工目前正在日本开发Daihatsu车型,这是Perodua计划向海外输出我国专业技术的一部分。 他在当天宣布了该公司的首个可持续发展战略“Perodua Smart Build”,这个计划几乎囊括了我国所有的汽车供应商和分销商业务。 出于显而易见的原因,Dato’ Zainal并没有具体说明Perodua的团队在日本开发的是哪款车型,但WapCar.my了解到,在Perodua正在开发的车型中,有一款面向东南亚市场的微型轿车——D92A。 所有的信息都表明,这款车型将成为下一代的Toyota Vios。但正如上文提到的一样,Perodua没有销售其它任何在日本开发的Daihatsu车型,所以也不要认为这款车型会由Perodua销售。 去年年尾,


Feb 24, 2021

Perodua D55L akan dilancar di Indonesia sebagai Daihatsu Rocky pada Mei 2021

Seperti yang pernah kami laporkan, Perodua D55L akan dijual di Indonesia sebagai Daihatsu Rocky. Menariknya, ia juga antara model yang paling dinantikan di sana. Menurut Otodriver, SUV Daihatsu ini akan dilancarkan sekitar bulan Mei – 2 bulan selepas pelancaran yang dirancang di Malaysia. Di samping itu, dikhabarkan juga bahawa Rocky akan dieksport ke pasaran lain bermula Ogos ini. Maka itu, adakah Daihatsu Rocky akan dieksport ke luar negara sebagai Toyota? Berdasarkan barisan model Daihatsu di


Jan 11, 2021

Daihatsu: No future for Indo Perodua Bezza, DN F-Sedan concept killed

Daihatsu has no plans to introduce any sedan models in Indonesia, said the No.2 car brand in Indonesia during an interview with CNN Indonesia. Previously, the company did mull over the prospect introducing a sedan to Indonesia. In 2017, the company previewed the DN F-Sedan concept at the Gaikindo Indonnesia International Auto Show. The low slung, almost coupe-like roofline of the DN F-Sedan was originally conceived as a stylish budget four-door sedan, sharing the same mechanicals and platform as


Aug 3, 2020

Tiba masanya kita berhenti panggil Proton dan Perodua “kereta nasional”

Perusahaan Otomobil Nasional, syarikat yang kita kenali sekarang sebagai Proton Holdings, diasaskan pada tahun 1983 sebagai syarikat kereta nasional Malaysia. 10 tahun selepas itu iaitu pada 1993, Perusahaan Otomobil Kedua, dikenali sebagai Perodua, diasaskan sebagai syarikat kereta nasional kedua. Kita sekarang dalam proses untuk mengasaskan kereta nasional ketiga pula. Ketiga-tiga syarikat kereta nasional ini adalah hasil buah fikiran Perdana Menteri Malaysia kita terdahulu, Tun Dr. Mahathir M


Sep 11, 2020

Daihatsu bakal lancarkan MPV hibrid pada Okt 2021, pengganti Perodua Alza 2022?

Rakan kerjasama teknikal Perodua iaitu Daihatsu dijangka akan melancarkan MPV 7 tempat duduk hibrid pertamanya di Jepun pada Oktober 2021. Butiran mengenai model ini masih kurang tetapi model itu hampir pasti akan menggunakan platform DNGA yang turut dibangunkan untuk membangunkan kereta hibrid. Perodua Ativa yang baru dilancarkan adalah model berasaskan DNGA pertama untuk tanah air kita. Dua pilihan trenkuasa yang menjadi sebutan adalah 1.5 liter hibrid dari Toyota (dikongsi dengan Yaris Cross)


Mar 5, 2021

Barang Rare: Daihatsu Mira untuk dijual. Original bukan Perodua Kancil yang diubahsuai!

Umum mengetahui bahawa Perodua Kancil adalah kereta kei-car paling seronok di Malaysia. Kereta apa pun yang anda bawa hari ini, segalanya bermula dengan mengambil lesen memandu menggunakan Perodua Kancil. Walaupun pernah dinobatkan sebagai antara kereta paling laris di Malaysia, agak sukar untuk menjumpai Perodua Kancil pada zaman ini. Apatah lagi, di sini kami temui Daihatsu Mira original bukan Kancil yang diubahsuai tersenarai untuk dijual. Daihatsu Mira tersebut mempunyai sedikit modifikasi d


Jul 8, 2020

Perodua Bezza versi Indonesia berdasarkan Daihatsu DN F-Sedan tiada sambutan, bakal terkubur?

Daihatsu tidak memiliki pelan untuk memperkenalkan model sedan di Indonesia, kata jenama kereta No.2 di Indonesia dalam wawancara dengan CNN Indonesia. Sebelum ini, Daihatsu pernah mempertimbangkan prospek untuk memperkenalkan sedan ke pasaran Indonesia. Pada tahun 2017, model konsep Daihatsu DN F-Sedan telah dipamerkan di Pameran Auto Antarabangsa Gaikindo Indonnesia. Garis bumbung rendah DN F-Sedan yang hampir seperti coupe pada asalnya digambarkan sebagai sedan empat pintu bajet bergaya yang

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Aug 4, 2020

Review: Daihatsu Rocky Japan aka Perodua D55L, what does the Japanese media think of it?

The Perodua D55L was recently spotted in Putrajaya right outside the Road Transport Department's office, hinting its imminent arrival. What we know about the Perodua D55L is that it's based on the Daihatsu Rocky/Toyota Raize twin, sharing the DNGA platform. Japan has had the Daihatsu Rocky for about a year now and here's a summary of what the Japanese media think about it. webCG praised its manoeuvrability. Since the Daihatsu Rocky is a sub-4m SUV, it's easy to manoeuvre around tight city spaces


Nov 13, 2020

Daihatsu Rocky hybrid dilaporkan dalam pembangunan. Perodua bakal ikut jejak langkah ini?

Daihatsu dijangka akan hadir dengan varian hybrid untuk model Daihatsu Rocky. Model hybrid yang dibangunkan oleh Daihatsu berasaskan kereta kei pernah dilaporkan sebelum ini dan bakal dijual pada tahun 2022. Menurut laporan Nikkei, model tersebut akan dilancarkan pada pertengahan tahun 2021 dengan bantuan kerjasama dari Toyota. Sebelum ini, model hybrid yang dibangunkan oleh Daihatsu adalah Daihatsu Hijet Mini Hybrid di samping 2 model rebadge Daihatsu Altis (Toyota Camry) dan Daihatsu Mebius (T


Feb 25, 2021

Perodua D55L tiada transmisi manual, tak ikut Daihatsu Rocky spec Indonesia?

Umum mengetahui bahawa Perodua D55L adalah model SUV yang dibangunkan berasaskan Toyota Raize dan Daihatsu Rocky. Ura-ura turut mengatakan bahawa Daihatsu Rocky akan dilancarkan di Indonesia selain pelancaran Perodua D55L untuk Malaysia tahun 2021 ini. Toyota Raize dan Daihatsu Rocky menggunakan transmisi CVT secara keseluruhan. Hal ini juga bermakna, berkemungkinan besar Perodua D55L juga akan menggunakan transmisi CVT. Justeru, Perodua D55L mungkin akan menjadi satu-satunya model Perodua sekar


Jan 29, 2021

Daihatsu to launch full-hybrid kei car in Japan in 2021, how will this affect Perodua?

Toyota’s compact car specialist subsidiary Daihatsu will launch a new full-hybrid ‘kei’ (mini) car within financial year 2021, reports Japan’s Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun. The business daily also added Daihatsu’s first battery electric vehicle (BEV) will go on sale on year later, in financial year 2022. Unlike mild-hybrids, full-hybrids can accelerate from standstill using electric power alone, thus offering a smoother driving experience in stop-go traffic. The stronger electric motor also delivers bet


Dec 29, 2020