Suzuki, Toyota and Daihatsu Develop Twin Electric Cars to Compete with Mitsubishi and Honda

TEMPO Co, Jakarta – Toyota, Suzuki and Daihatsu make electric cars that are twins in look and feel. This kei or van type vehicle first appeared as a model at the G7 Summit in Hiroshima, Japan.

The electric vehicle will be produced and launched in 2023 for the commercial segment for the needs of the delivery business. The cars from the Suzuki, Daihatsu and Toyota brands will be tough competitors to the Mitsubishi Minicab MiEV and Honda N-Van.

Open the page Carscoops today, Saturday, May 20, 2023, this electric car is based on Daihatsu Hijet, Toyota Pixis and Suzuki Every. The appearance is the same as the ICE version, but there is a charger port located in the front bumper and there is no exhaust pipe.

Each alias brand manufactures this electric car with its logo embedded on the hood, tailgate and steering wheel. However, this car will use a jointly developed power train.

There are no details about the electric train, but it is hoped that it can reach a maximum distance of 200 km on a single charge.

The electric car is also being developed based on the DNGA (Daihatsu New Global Architecture) platform.


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