Automotive Focus: Daihatsu

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Key Statistics:

  • There are 87,879 Daihatsus currently registered in the UK.

  • This represents 0.238% of UK registered vehicles.

  • Daihatsus rank as the 34th most favoured make by UK consumers.

  • Only 35.50% of current private owners are female and 51.56% are male. 6.13% are company car owned. The genders owning the remaining cars are unknown.

  • 38.62% of Daihatsus are 5 door Hatchbacks, 36.73% are Estates.

  • 12.43% of Daihatsu owners have chosen to put private plates on their vehicle.

  • 1.24% of Daihatsus are classified as Imports.

  • 87.66% of Daihatsus are manual transmission and 12.34% are automatic.

  • The top 10 locations to see Daihatsus are: Swansea, Cardiff, Plymouth, Brighton, Exeter, Newport, Peterborough, Nottingham, Sheffield and Norwich. Together these locations contain 20.31% of all Daihatsus.

  • The most popular model is the Daihatsu Fourtrack, making up 30.17% of the Daihatsu market.

  • The top two favoured colours are Blue (17.20%) and Green (14.91%) which make up 32.11% of all Daihatsus. Cars of two or more colours (14.42%) and Silver/Aluminium (13.72%) follow close behind.

  • 9.31% are less than 24 months old. 18.54% are younger than 4 years old.

  • 23.27% have an engine size less than 1149 while 29.61% are larger than 2450. The remaining 47.12% have engine sizes between 1150 and 2449.

This analysis has been performed by GMAP using current market statistics from the anonymised DVLA Parc data.