|1995 APR||Acquires an automobile manufacturing license in Vietnam.
Zebra one-box vehicle in Indonesia undergoes full model change.
|1995 JUN||Receives the Environmental Protection Merit Award from the Environment Agency.|
|1996 MAR||Begins selling Rusa multi-purpose national car in Malaysia.|
|1996 MAY||Begins manufacturing Hijet in Vietnam.|
|1996 JUL||Begins manufacturing commercial vehicles in Liuzhou, China.|
|1996 SEP||Establishes Daihatsu Technar Co., Ltd. for the development of technologies.|
|1997 MAY||Daihatsu Welfare Pension Fund Hall is completed.|
|1997 JUN||Receives the Environmental Protection Merit Award from the Environment Agency again.|
|1997 OCT||Daihatsu Technar's Head Office building is completed.|
|1997 DEC||Establishes Daihatsu Car Net Co., Ltd. for the distribution of used cars.
Establishes Daihatsu PDI Service for PDI operations.
|1998 FEB||Concludes a technical assistance contract with National Cars in Taiwan for local production of automobiles.|
|1998 FEB||Establishes a voluntary action plan for automobile recycling.|
|1998 AUG||Begins selling Kembara four-wheel-drive national car in Malaysia.|
|1998 SEP||Toyota becomes the parent company of Daihatsu by acquiring majority of Daihatsu stock through takeover bid.
Kyoto Plant obtains ISO 14001 certification.
|1998 NOV||Signs sales shop agreement and technical assistance contract with IMC in Pakistan.|
|1999 JAN||Tada Plant obtains ISO 9001 certification.|
|1999 FEB||Daihatsu Belgium N.V./S.A. is established.|
|1999 JUN||Atrai and Hijet EV are used in joint tests conducted in Tama (Tokyo) and Osaka. (consigned project from NEDO)|
|1999 JUL||Begins selling a new car, Taruna, in Indonesia.|
|1999 DEC||Begins inline production of Move Sloper welfare vehicle.|