Daihatsu 1978

Max Cuore        
Charade        
Charmant        
Taft        
Hijet (S40)        
Hijet (S60)        

Japan

 

Max Cuore

L45 wb: 2 cyl. ohc
547 cm³
28 PS (SAE)
Sedan 2-dr 2090 mm
Sedan 4-dr 2090 mm
Van (Kombi) 2090 mm

 

 

Charade

G10
wb: 2300 mm
3 cyl.
993 cm³
55 PS (JIS)
       
Hatchback 5-dr          
Hatchback 3-dr   – new model      

 

The three-door hatchback version ("Runabout"), introduced in the fall of 1978, received two little round opera windows in the C-pillars.

 

Charmant

wb: 2335mm          
Sedan 4-dr          
Van (Kombi)          

 

 

Taft

wb: 2025 mm 4 cyl.
1587 cm³
65 PS (DIN)
4 cyl. diesel
2530cm³
62 PS (DIN)
     
Softtop F20 F50      
Hardtop F20 F50      

 

The F10 was replaced with the F20 series with the 1.6 L (1587 cc) 12R petrol engine. Around the same time the F50 2.5 L DG diesel version was introduced. Both models featured an improved transmission and were available in SWB Softtop and Hardtop versions, either as four- or six-seaters.