Daihatsu Participation in Indonesia International Motor Show 2013

In the last IIMS events, Daihatsu showed off some of their newest and most current productions, and it won’t be different in the IIMS 2013. In fact, the company has planned to release and introduce some of their concept rides for Indonesian auto markets – they have at least provided 2 concept rides for the event.

According to the Head of Domestic Marketing Division of PT. Astra Daihatsu Motor, the Indonesia International Motor Show 2013 will be their platform to introduce their products to the public and let them know about it. Among some of the options, the Daihatsu crossover may be shown off to the public, but there are also other candidates and potential items that they can consider about. The company is planning to display some of their concept rides, as well as dressed up rides, such as the winner of Sirion Dress Up contest.

For this year’s event, the company doesn’t expect to raise sales. Just like the previous event, the company will only focus on displaying and introducing their products without paying significant attention to the sales; let alone to boost it. Moreover, they will likely focus on the modern technologies they have developed for their products, without focusing too much on sales.

2013 Daihatsu Xenia Attivo

2013 Daihatsu Xenia Attivo

When you are thinking about purchasing the stylish Daihatsu Xenia, don’t rush things first. Hold your horses because the company is planning to release a new product that is claimed to be sportier and classier. They will call this new production as the Daihatsu Xenia Attivo.

 Basically there is nothing much to expect from this ‘so called sporty’ model because there is nothing much to change. Although the 2013 Daihatsu Xenia Attivo is said to be sportier, more dynamic and also more aggressive, the basic model and look are just the same – there are several additional aspects that are added into the style. The basic platform is the Xenia R, with several additions like the chrome accents for the front side bumper, roof rail on the tops side of the ride, lights on the side mirrors, and also body molding side. It seems that Daihatsu is planning to make this model their new crossover variant.

 For the 2013 Daihatsu Xenia Attivo name also, the Attivo comes from Italian which means Active, so the whole design and the name are considered enough for the brand. This ride will be coming with automatic and also manual transmission, with tag price around IDR 177 million, with different variant options like Sporty, Family, and Deluxe.

Daihatsu Terios 7 Wonders Exploration to Sumatra

Daihatsu Terios 7 Wonders

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Daihatsu branch in Indonesia seems want to test the ability of Terios 7 in facing difficult terrain and unexpected road condition. That’s why they have set off an expedition team, called as the Daihatsu Terios 7 Wonders, to explore the road in order to text the ride’s performance, while at the same time trying to introduce Luwak Coffee from Sumatra to the public.

After going through exploration that takes about 3, 657 kilometeres from Jakarta to Sabang, the Terios 7 Wonders team finally reaches their destination in Sabang Island, Aceh, after they have been exploring 7 places famous as coffee manufacturer spots like Lahat, Lampung, Kepahiang, Empat Lawang, Pagar Alam, Takengon, and Mandailing Natal.

In this expedition, the team has brought 3 Terios variants, two of them are the TX AT Hi-Grade and one TX MT model. Along the way, they didn’t experience any difficulties at all. The cars were fine and didn’t experience breakdown although the terrain was quite tough and difficult. They have to go through highways, steep roads, narrow street, and even muddy condition.

It seems that the company’s goal to test their production as well as introducing the so called Sumatra Coffee Paradise has been going on well enough.

2013 Daihatsu Ayla At IIMS 2012

2013 Daihatsu Ayla
The so called inexpensive ride of 2013 Daihatsu Ayla is ready to launch in Indonesia, especially since the Indonesian auto market has seen quite positive feedback and demand of the new ride with its economical friendly aspect.

The Daihatsu Ayla is planned to launch within four different variants with the lowest price range to the highest – starting from IDR 75 millions to the IDR 100 millions. The lowest range won’t be coming equipped with audio system, power steering, and Air Conditioner (AC). For this range, the ride will be coming with the manual transmission system. For the middle class range, there will be optional auto or manual transmission with power steering and also AC. For the highest price range, all the features will be available, including additional accessories. Read the rest of this entry »