2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 custom X Specs


OVERVIEW

With a fuel consumption of 44.3 mpg US - 53.2 mpg UK - 5.3 L/100km, a weight of 2028 lbs (920 kg), the Daihatsu Tanto 660 custom X has a 3 cylinder DOHC engine, a Regular gasoline engine KF-VE. This engine KF-VE produces a maximum power of 58.8 PS (58 bhp - 43.2 kW) at 7200 rpm and a maximum torque of 64.7 Nm (47.7 lb.ft - 6.6 kg.m) at 4000 rpm. The engine power is transmitted to the road by the front wheel drive (FF) with a 4AT gearbox. For stopping power, the Daihatsu Tanto 660 custom X braking system includes drum at the rear and disk at the front. Stock tire sizes are 155/65 on 14 inch rims at the rear and 155/65 on 14 inch rims at the front. Chassis details - Daihatsu Tanto 660 custom X has torsion beam type rear suspension and strut front suspension for road holding and ride confort.

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GENERAL INFORMATION
Period of ProductionDec 2008 -
Drive Wheels - Traction - DrivetrainFF
Transmission Gearbox - Number of Speeds4AT
Engine Size - Displacement - Engine Capacity658 cm3 or 40.1 cu-in
Frame NameDBA-L375S

DAIHATSU TANTO 660 CUSTOM X SIZE, DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT
Exterior Length339.5 cm or 133.66 inches
Exterior Width147.5 cm or 58.07 inches
Exterior Height175 cm or 68.89 inches
Exterior Size (L x W x H)339.5x147.5x175 cm or 133.66x58.07x68.89 inches
Interior Length216 cm or 85.03 inches
Interior Width135 cm or 53.14 inches
Interior Height135.5 cm or 53.34 inches
Interior Size (L x W x H)216x135x135.5 cm or 85.03x53.14x53.34 inches
Wheelbase249 cm or 98.03 inches
Front Axle Length130 cm or 51.18 inches
Rear Axle Length129.5 cm or 50.98 inches
Ride Height - Ground Clearance16 cm or 6.29 inches
Weight920 kg or 2028 lbs
Num. of Seats4
Num. of Doors5
Minimum Turning Circle - Turning Diameter, m4.5
Fuel Tank Capacity9.5 US gallons
7.9 UK gallons
36 L
Seat Rows2
Front/Rear Axis Length130/129.5 cm or 51.18/50.98 inches

DAIHATSU TANTO 660 CUSTOM X ENGINE TECHNICAL DATA
Engine CodeKF-VE
Maximum Power - Output - Horsepower58.8 PS or 58 bhp or 43.2 kW
Maximum Power RPM7200 rpm
Maximum Power Output58.8 PS or 58 bhp or 43 kW @ 7200 rpm
Maximum Torque64.7 Nm or 47.7 lb.ft or 6.6 kg.m
Maximum Torque RPM4000 rpm
Maximum Torque Output65 Nm or 47.7 lb.ft or 6.6 kg.m @ 4000 rpm
Engine Type - Number of Cylinders3 cylinder DOHC
Fuel TypeRegular gasoline
Fuel Consumption (10/15 mode)44.3 mpg US
53.2 mpg UK
5.3 L/100km
Variable Cylinder Management - VCMNo
Ecological Type2005 emission regulation 85% reduction

DAIHATSU TANTO 660 CUSTOM X SUSPENSION
Front Brakes - Disc Dimensionsdisk
Rear Brakes - Disс Dimensionsdrum
Front Suspensionstrut
Rear Suspensiontorsion beam type
Front Tyres - Rims Dimensions155/65 R14
Rear Tyres - Rims Dimensions155/65 R14
Aluminium DiskStandart
4WS - Four-Wheel SteeringNo
Variable Gear Ratio Steering - VGS/VGRSNo
Sport-Tuned SuspensionNo
Low Down SuspensionNo

DAIHATSU TANTO 660 CUSTOM X EXTERIOR
SunroofNo
Front SpoilerStandart
Rear SpoilerStandart
Xenon LampsStandart
Front Fog LampsStandart
Rear Fog LampsNo
Ultraviolet Glass ProtectionStandart
Roof RailNo
Big SunroofNo
T Bar RoofNo
Roof EquipmentNo
Targa RoofNo
Hard TopNo
Soft Top-
Canvas Topno
Metal Top-
Magnesium WheelsNo
Side Sliding DoorStandart
Sliding DoorsNo
Sliding Electric DoorNo
Sliding Electric DoorsNo
Door Easy CloserStandart
Power Rear DoorNo
Head Lights WasherNo
Privacy GlassStandart
Winter ComplectationOption

DAIHATSU TANTO 660 CUSTOM X INTERIOR
Power WindowStandart
Power SteeringStandart
Keyless EnterStandart
Cruise ControlNo
Leather SeatNo
Power Adjustable SeatsNo
Front Seat HeaterOption
Power Ajustable Front SeatNo
Removable SeatsNo
Shifter Positioninstrument panel
Steering Locatonright
Steereing Gear Typerack & pinion type with power assist
Ottoman SeatNo
Front Bench SeatStandart
Full Flat Seats 全高1550mmのセミトールスタイルで登場したマックス。4ドア+テールゲートの5ドアワゴンである。2001年のデビュー。当時の軽デザイントレンドがシンプルモダン方向を向いているのに対し、マックスは派手めのルックスに特徴的なサイドデザインをもつ。特にスポーツラインと呼ばれるRとRSのエアロルックスは大きくフレアした前スポイラーやサイドスカートなど相当気合が入ったものだ。RSとRにはいずれもスポーツチューンドサスをもち、64psの4バルブDOHCターボエンジン+マニュアルモード付きのアクティブシフト4ATを積むが、RSは直4、Rは直3となる。トルクスペックや燃費性能は直3ユニットが勝るが、直4ユニットを積むRSにはトルク感応型スーパーLSD、そのうち4WDモデルには軽自動車初のトルクスプリット型システムをもつサイバー4WDを装備した。カジュアルラインの廉価グレードとマニュアルミッション仕様を除いてすべてインパネシフトを採用しており、インパネ自体のデザインも外観に負けず特徴的だ。
Seat Position MemoryNo
Seat LifterOption
Adjustable 3rd RowNo
Walk Throught-
2nd Row Throught-
2nd Rowseparate folding
3nd Row-
Lagage BoxStandart
Engine Start ButtonStandart
EtcOption
Bucket SeatNo

DAIHATSU TANTO 660 CUSTOM X SAFETY
Drivers AirbagStandart
Passengers AirbagStandart
Side AirbagOption
ABSABS with EBD ( standard )
Break AssistStandart
Parking RadarNo
Curtain AirbagsNo
2 AirbagsOption
Front MonitorNo
Sides MonitorsNo
Back MonitorNo
Active HeadrestNo
Start Stop SystemNo
Run Flat TiresNo
Air SuspensionNo
Brakes Equipment-
Collision Mitigation SystemNo
Night VisionNo
Lane Keep AssistNo
Distance Control SystemNo
SonarNo
Cenral Diff LockNo
ESCNo
Traction ControlNo
Down Hill AssistNo
AYCNo
SH-4WDNo
Isofix BarStandart
Build-in Child SeatNo
Autocorrected MirrorsOption
Rain SensorNo
Intelligent AFSNo
Alarm SystemStandart
Security AlarmStandart
Road Service-

AMENITY
Air Conditionerautoair conditioning(standard)
Air PurifierNo
RadioStandart
Autoreverse CasetteNo
CD PlayerStandart
MD PalyerOption
Navigation SystemHDD navigation (option)
Mesomorphic Monitoranalog TV tuner (option)
Traffic Jam AssistG-BOOK ALPHA (option)
Audio HDDOption
DVD-audioOption
Additional Sound Equipment-
Rear Entertainment SystemNo
SpeakerStandart
AC PlugNo
Stearing Wheel HeaterNo
Rear Seats HeaterNo
HumidifierNo
Air FilterNo
Antibacterial FilterNo
Оdor AbsorberNo
DehumidifierNo
Intelligent Parking AssistNo
Optional Navigation SystemNo

OTHER
LSDNo


- Present
- Option
- Not Present (or Dealer Option)




By Brian Wong, Reviewed by: Kurt Niebuhr, Updated on April 15, 2024
πŸ“Œ Introduction to the 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X
πŸ“Œ Engine Specifications and Performance
πŸ“Œ Fuel Efficiency and Consumption
πŸ“Œ Fuel Tank Capacity Details
πŸ“Œ Dimensions and Sizes of the Tanto 660 Custom X
πŸ“Œ Wheel Specifications and Design
πŸ“Œ Trim Levels and Variants Available
πŸ“Œ Generation Overview: 2008 Tanto 660 Custom X
πŸ“Œ Engine Options and Variations
πŸ“Œ Fuel Average and MPG Ratings
πŸ“Œ Detailed Fuel Consumption Analysis
πŸ“Œ Comparing Fuel Efficiency Among Trims
πŸ“Œ Notable Features and Additions
πŸ“Œ Evolution of the Tanto Model Line
πŸ“Œ Conclusion: 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X Specs
πŸ“Œ Frequently Asked Questions About the Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X

Introduction to the 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X

The 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X encapsulates the essence of compact innovation. Emerging from its production line in December 2008, this model instantly caught the attention of enthusiasts seeking a harmonious blend of efficiency and style. With its notable front-wheel-drive configuration, it seamlessly combines performance with a drive that's both engaging and fuel-conscious.

Underneath its sleek exterior lies a 658 cm³ engine that defines its character. Complementing its compact build, the Tanto 660 Custom X boasts dimensions that align with urban sensibilities, providing an exterior length of 339.5 cm and an exterior width of 147.5 cm. These measurements, combined with a ride height of 16 cm, make it a versatile contender in congested cityscapes.

The interior reveals a well-designed space catering to both comfort and practicality. With seating for four across two rows, the Tanto 660 Custom X harmonizes convenience with its 2nd-row separate folding seats. Its well-thought-out dimensions extend to the interior, offering an interior width of 135 cm and an interior height of 135.5 cm.

The engineering prowess of the Tanto 660 Custom X becomes evident in its engine specifications. Driven by the KF-VE engine, it generates a maximum power output of 58.8 PS and a maximum torque of 64.7 Nm. Accompanied by a 4-speed automatic transmission, its power delivery meets the demands of various driving conditions.

Safety is a priority with drivers and passengers benefiting from standard airbags and ABS with EBD. Its design language further integrates functional elements such as front and rear spoilers, xenon lamps, and UV glass protection. The 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X captures the imagination, epitomizing a compact vehicle that navigates the intricacies of urban living with unmatched style and efficiency.

Engine Specifications and Performance

At the heart of the 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X lies an engine that embodies efficiency and vitality. The KF-VE engine, a 3-cylinder DOHC marvel, propels this compact car with a dynamic prowess that resonates with both urban commuters and enthusiastic drivers alike.

With a displacement of 658 cm³, the engine's compact size belies its capabilities. Producing a maximum power output of 58.8 PS at 7200 rpm and a maximum torque of 64.7 Nm at 4000 rpm, the Tanto 660 Custom X delivers a spirited performance that's responsive and agile in the bustling city environment.

This powerplant's efficiency is enhanced by its design, tailored to optimize fuel consumption without compromising performance. The 4-speed automatic transmission seamlessly transfers power to the front-wheel-drive system, ensuring a smooth and controlled driving experience. The 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X becomes an embodiment of efficiency in motion, showcasing how advanced engineering can harmonize power and fuel economy to create a truly exceptional driving experience.

Fuel Efficiency and Consumption

Efficiency takes center stage in the 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X, making it a standout in the realm of fuel-conscious vehicles. With a commitment to optimizing fuel consumption, this model has earned its place as an ideal choice for eco-conscious drivers and those aiming to stretch their mileage further.

The Tanto 660 Custom X's fuel efficiency is highlighted by its regular gasoline fuel type, aligning with the pragmatic needs of daily commuting. Embracing the 2005 emission regulation standards, it reduces its ecological footprint by achieving an 85% reduction in emissions, aligning with contemporary environmental demands.

The real-world manifestation of its efficiency is seen through its remarkable fuel consumption figures. Averaging 44.3 mpg in the US, 53.2 mpg in the UK, or 5.3 L/100km in the 10/15 mode, this compact vehicle makes every gallon of fuel count. These statistics make it evident that the 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X is more than a carÒ€”it's a testament to intelligent engineering and a commitment to sustainable mobility.

Fuel Tank Capacity Details

In the landscape of compact vehicles, the 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X stands out not only for its efficiency but also for its well-considered fuel tank capacity. This critical attribute ensures that drivers can go longer distances without frequent refueling stops, enhancing the vehicle's convenience and usability.

With a fuel tank capacity of 9.5 US gallons or 7.9 UK gallons (approximately 36 liters), the Tanto 660 Custom X strikes a balance between its compact dimensions and extended driving range. This capacity is a testament to Daihatsu's commitment to providing a vehicle that is not only agile in urban settings but also capable of journeys that demand endurance.

Whether it's navigating the city streets during daily commutes or embarking on longer trips, the 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X's fuel tank capacity ensures that drivers can cover more ground between stops at the fuel pump. This harmonious blend of efficiency and capacity is a reflection of the thoughtful design and engineering that defines this compact yet versatile vehicle.

Dimensions and Sizes of the Tanto 660 Custom X

The 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X demonstrates a meticulous consideration of dimensions, offering a well-orchestrated balance between exterior compactness and interior spaciousness. These dimensions play a pivotal role in its versatility, allowing it to navigate city streets with ease while providing ample room for occupants within.

The exterior dimensions of the Tanto 660 Custom X underline its urban-friendly character. With an exterior length of 339.5 cm and an exterior width of 147.5 cm, it confidently maneuvers through tight spaces and narrow lanes. Its exterior height of 175 cm ensures that it remains compact enough for parking garages and low-clearance areas.

This harmony extends to the interior dimensions, where thoughtfully designed space ensures comfort without sacrificing efficiency. The interior length of 216 cm, interior width of 135 cm, and interior height of 135.5 cm create a welcoming cabin environment. These dimensions, coupled with the 2nd-row separate folding seats, highlight the Tanto 660 Custom X's adaptability to various passenger and cargo requirements.

As a whole, the dimensions of the 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X reflect a well-executed synthesis of design and practicality. Whether it's navigating crowded streets or accommodating passengers, these dimensions work in concert to create a vehicle that excels in both form and function.

Wheel Specifications and Design

The 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X places a strong emphasis on both aesthetics and functionality when it comes to its wheel specifications and design. Wheels are an integral component of any vehicle, not only contributing to the overall appearance but also playing a crucial role in its performance and handling.

Sporting wheels with a dimension of 155/65 R14, the Tanto 660 Custom X strikes a balance between comfort and agility. These wheels are carefully selected to align with the vehicle's compact size and urban sensibilities, offering a smooth ride while maintaining responsive handling in tight city spaces.

The design of the wheels is a fusion of practicality and style. With a standard aluminum disk configuration, they not only reduce weight but also enhance the visual appeal of the vehicle. The attention to detail extends to the overall aesthetics of the Tanto 660 Custom X, ensuring that the wheel design harmonizes with the vehicle's exterior.

Whether it's navigating urban landscapes or embarking on longer journeys, the 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X's wheel specifications and design encapsulate its commitment to providing an optimal driving experience. These elements, carefully curated and integrated, add a touch of character and functionality that elevates the overall appeal of this compact yet versatile vehicle.

Trim Levels and Variants Available

The 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X embodies a diverse range of trim levels and variants, offering drivers the opportunity to choose a configuration that best suits their preferences and needs. This diversity allows for a personalized driving experience that aligns with different lifestyles and demands.

The Tanto 660 Custom X is available in multiple trim levels, each catering to specific features and add-ons. These trims encompass various combinations of comfort, technology, and convenience enhancements, enabling drivers to tailor their vehicle to their desired specifications. Whether it's prioritizing tech-savvy features, comfort amenities, or a blend of both, the trim levels cater to different preferences.

Furthermore, within each trim level, there's often room for customization through available packages or individual add-ons. This flexibility allows drivers to further refine their vehicle's features and adapt it to their unique requirements. From entertainment upgrades to interior materials, the available options ensure that every Tanto 660 Custom X is distinctively equipped.

The array of trim levels and variants for the 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X showcases the manufacturer's commitment to delivering vehicles that resonate with a diverse range of drivers. By providing options that align with different tastes and needs, Daihatsu empowers its customers to make choices that enhance their driving experience, making every journey a reflection of their individual style.

Generation Overview: 2008 Tanto 660 Custom X

The 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X belongs to a generation that signifies a thoughtful evolution in the model's lineage. This generation reflects Daihatsu's commitment to refining and enhancing the Tanto line to cater to the shifting demands of the automotive landscape.

The 2008 Tanto 660 Custom X emerges as a testament to the manufacturer's understanding of urban mobility and compact car dynamics. Building upon the successes of its predecessors, this generation introduces advancements in technology, design, and performance that align with contemporary expectations.

One of the standout features of this generation is its dedication to fuel efficiency without compromising on performance. The incorporation of the KF-VE engine, combined with its compact dimensions, exemplifies a harmonious fusion of power and economy. This generation addresses the growing emphasis on eco-consciousness, ensuring that the Tanto 660 Custom X remains relevant in an era that values sustainability.

Moreover, this generation showcases the integration of modern amenities and safety features, enhancing the overall driving experience. From its safety systems to interior comforts, the 2008 Tanto 660 Custom X adapts to the changing needs of drivers while retaining its distinctive character.

In summary, the 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X represents a notable chapter in the Tanto's lineage. This generation captures the essence of urban driving while embracing advancements that cater to contemporary sensibilities, showcasing Daihatsu's commitment to innovation and adaptability.

Engine Options and Variations

The 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X is characterized by its dedication to performance versatility, as demonstrated by its range of engine options and variations. These options allow drivers to align their vehicle choice with their specific driving preferences, ensuring a personalized experience that caters to varying needs.

While the Tanto 660 Custom X is primarily powered by the KF-VE engine, its variations offer an assortment of power delivery characteristics. Each variation is engineered to provide a distinct driving feel, accommodating drivers seeking different levels of performance and efficiency.

The engine variations are carefully designed to harmonize with the Tanto 660 Custom X's compact dimensions and urban-centric purpose. Whether it's prioritizing fuel economy, dynamic performance, or a balance between the two, the available engine options allow drivers to select a configuration that resonates with their driving style and requirements.

This dedication to offering engine variations underscores Daihatsu's commitment to providing a vehicle that aligns with a diverse range of driver preferences. The 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X transcends a one-size-fits-all approach, presenting an array of choices that empower drivers to tailor their vehicle to their unique needs, making every journey an extension of their personality.

Fuel Average and MPG Ratings

The 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X is a testament to the manufacturer's dedication to efficiency, and this commitment is underscored by its remarkable fuel average and MPG ratings. As the automotive landscape increasingly prioritizes eco-consciousness, these ratings position the Tanto 660 Custom X as a fitting response to the evolving demands of drivers and the environment alike.

The fuel average and MPG ratings of the Tanto 660 Custom X are reflective of its harmonious engineering. Boasting impressive figures of 44.3 mpg in the US, 53.2 mpg in the UK, or 5.3 L/100km in the 10/15 mode, it aligns with the expectations of modern-day drivers who seek to minimize their carbon footprint without compromising on functionality.

These ratings are a result of the integration of advanced technology, including the KF-VE engine's efficient power delivery and the vehicle's lightweight design. The Tanto 660 Custom X's ability to deliver exceptional fuel economy translates to fewer stops at the pump, allowing drivers to spend more time on the road and less time refueling.

In conclusion, the 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X's fuel average and MPG ratings exemplify its role as an efficient and eco-friendly option in the automotive market. By seamlessly blending performance with responsible fuel consumption, this model resonates with drivers who prioritize both driving satisfaction and sustainability.

Detailed Fuel Consumption Analysis

Delving into the 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X's detailed fuel consumption analysis provides a comprehensive understanding of its efficient performance dynamics. This analysis highlights the meticulous engineering that underpins its impressive fuel economy, making it a standout choice for drivers who value both economical driving and reduced environmental impact.

The Tanto 660 Custom X's fuel consumption analysis reveals that it achieves exceptional mileage across various driving conditions. Its performance shines particularly in the 10/15 mode, where it averages an impressive 44.3 mpg in the US, 53.2 mpg in the UK, or 5.3 L/100km. This showcases its adaptability to both urban and highway driving scenarios, ensuring efficient fuel use in diverse environments.

Contributing to its stellar fuel efficiency is the innovative KF-VE engine, renowned for its optimal power delivery and economy-focused design. This engine's intelligent engineering ensures that each drop of fuel is maximized, resulting in longer journeys between refueling stops.

Moreover, the Tanto 660 Custom X's compliance with the 2005 emission regulation standards demonstrates its commitment to reducing its environmental impact. The reduction of emissions by 85% showcases Daihatsu's dedication to sustainability, aligning with contemporary demands for eco-friendly vehicles.

The detailed fuel consumption analysis of the 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X confirms its position as a model that effortlessly blends performance and economy. By meticulously optimizing its fuel efficiency, this vehicle presents an appealing option for drivers seeking a harmonious balance between driving satisfaction and responsible fuel consumption.

Comparing Fuel Efficiency Among Trims

When comparing fuel efficiency among the different trims of the 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X, a nuanced picture emerges that reflects the manufacturer's commitment to catering to diverse driver preferences and needs. While each trim offers its own set of features and characteristics, their fuel efficiency performance remains a common thread that underscores Daihatsu's dedication to economy without compromising on functionality.

The various trims of the Tanto 660 Custom X exhibit consistent fuel efficiency traits, as they all draw from the same underlying engineering prowess. Whether it's the base trim or the more feature-rich versions, the Tanto 660 Custom X demonstrates its ability to offer commendable mileage figures across the board.

While specific mileage figures may vary slightly between trims due to differences in features and equipment, the overall fuel efficiency philosophy remains intact. This consistency highlights Daihatsu's meticulous approach to engineering, where fuel economy is an intrinsic feature rather than an afterthought.

The availability of different trims provides drivers with the flexibility to choose the one that aligns most closely with their needs and preferences, be it tech-savvy features, interior comforts, or a blend of both. Regardless of the chosen trim, the Tanto 660 Custom X's commitment to fuel efficiency ensures that drivers can embark on their journeys with the assurance of responsible fuel consumption.

In essence, comparing fuel efficiency among the trims of the 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X reinforces the manufacturer's dedication to delivering a cohesive driving experience across the lineup. This approach caters to a wide range of drivers while upholding the model's reputation as an efficient and economical choice in the automotive landscape.

Notable Features and Additions

The 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X stands out among its peers due to its array of notable features and additions, showcasing the manufacturer's dedication to enhancing the driving experience. From advanced safety technologies to interior comforts, these features collectively contribute to the Tanto 660 Custom X's reputation as a vehicle that transcends its compact dimensions.

One of the notable features of the Tanto 660 Custom X is its comprehensive safety suite. With standard driver and passenger airbags, as well as available side airbags, the model prioritizes occupant protection. The inclusion of ABS with EBD and brake assist further enhances safety, promoting stable braking performance even in challenging road conditions.

Interior amenities add to the vehicle's appeal. Power windows and power steering come standard, enhancing convenience for both the driver and passengers. The available front seat heater adds a touch of luxury, ensuring comfort during colder climates. Additionally, keyless entry streamlines access to the vehicle, reflecting modern convenience.

The Tanto 660 Custom X also offers technology features that align with contemporary expectations. The inclusion of an engine start button and audio options such as radio, CD player, and MD player contribute to an enhanced driving experience. The availability of an HDD navigation system and analog TV tuner caters to tech-savvy drivers who seek connectivity and entertainment.

From a design perspective, the Tanto 660 Custom X boasts stylish exterior elements. Standard front and rear spoilers contribute not only to aesthetics but also to aerodynamics. Xenon lamps and front fog lamps enhance visibility during driving, ensuring safety in various conditions.

In summary, the 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X's notable features and additions encompass a comprehensive range of safety, comfort, and technology enhancements. These features underscore Daihatsu's commitment to delivering a well-rounded vehicle that elevates the driving experience, making the Tanto 660 Custom X a model that effortlessly marries functionality with modernity.

Evolution of the Tanto Model Line

The evolution of the Tanto model line within the 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X encapsulates the manufacturer's journey in adapting to changing automotive trends and consumer preferences. From its inception to the 2008 iteration, the Tanto line has showcased a consistent commitment to urban mobility and efficient design, while also evolving to incorporate contemporary features and technologies.

The Tanto's evolution has been marked by a progression in design aesthetics and dimensions. The 2008 Tanto 660 Custom X, with its compact exterior dimensions, exemplifies the model's ability to adapt to the demands of city driving. While staying true to its urban-centric purpose, the Tanto line has embraced refinements in design that contribute to improved aerodynamics, safety, and aesthetics.

Technological advancements have played a pivotal role in shaping the Tanto's evolution. Over the years, the integration of safety features such as airbags, anti-lock braking systems, and brake assist has highlighted Daihatsu's responsiveness to the importance of occupant protection. Moreover, the incorporation of entertainment and navigation systems underscores the Tanto's alignment with modern driver expectations.

The Tanto model line's emphasis on fuel efficiency has been a constant throughout its evolution. The introduction of the KF-VE engine in the 2008 Tanto 660 Custom X further solidifies this commitment, showcasing Daihatsu's determination to combine power and economy in a balanced package.

In conclusion, the evolution of the Tanto model line within the 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X is a reflection of the manufacturer's ability to adapt, innovate, and cater to the ever-changing needs of drivers. The line's transformation embodies the fusion of timeless design principles with modern features, ensuring that the Tanto remains a relevant and appealing option in the realm of compact urban vehicles.

Conclusion: 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X Specs

In wrapping up the overview of the 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X's specifications, it's evident that this model encapsulates a harmonious fusion of efficiency, versatility, and modern features. Designed with urban mobility in mind, the Tanto 660 Custom X presents a compact exterior without compromising on interior comfort and functionality.

The Tanto 660 Custom X's dimensions are a testament to its adaptability within city landscapes, while still accommodating the needs of passengers. Its interior offers a thoughtful layout, and the availability of power windows, power steering, and various entertainment options enhances the driving experience.

The Tanto 660 Custom X's standout feature is its efficient KF-VE engine, designed to strike a balance between power and economy. This engine, along with the vehicle's compliance with emission standards, showcases Daihatsu's commitment to eco-friendly driving.

From a safety perspective, the Tanto 660 Custom X offers a comprehensive suite of features, including airbags, ABS with EBD, and brake assist. These elements contribute to occupant protection and stability on the road.

Furthermore, the Tanto 660 Custom X's evolution over the years signifies Daihatsu's responsiveness to changing market demands and technological advancements. This evolution has resulted in a vehicle that embraces both tradition and innovation.

In summary, the 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X is a prime example of an urban vehicle that combines efficient engineering, safety considerations, and modern amenities. Its specifications reflect a holistic approach to design, ensuring a well-rounded driving experience for those seeking a compact and versatile vehicle that excels in urban environments.

Frequently Asked Questions About the 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X

What is the period of production for the 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X?

The production of the 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X started in December 2008.

What are the available drive wheels and traction options for the 2008 Tanto 660 Custom X?

The 2008 Tanto 660 Custom X comes with Front-Wheel Drive (FF) as its traction system.

How many transmission speeds does the 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X offer?

The 2008 Tanto 660 Custom X is equipped with a 4-speed automatic transmission (4AT).

What is the engine size and capacity of the 2008 Tanto 660 Custom X?

The engine of the 2008 Tanto 660 Custom X has a displacement of 658 cm³ or 40.1 cu-in.

What is the name of the frame for the 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X?

The frame name for the 2008 Tanto 660 Custom X is DBA-L375S.

How does the exterior size of the 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X compare to its competitors?

The exterior size of the 2008 Tanto 660 Custom X is compact, measuring 339.5 cm in length, 147.5 cm in width, and 175 cm in height.

What is the engine code and type of the 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X?

The 2008 Tanto 660 Custom X is powered by the KF-VE engine, a 3-cylinder DOHC engine.

What is the maximum power output and torque of the 2008 Tanto 660 Custom X?

The 2008 Tanto 660 Custom X delivers a maximum power output of 58.8 PS or 58 bhp and a maximum torque of 64.7 Nm.

How does the 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X achieve fuel efficiency?

The 2008 Tanto 660 Custom X achieves fuel efficiency through its intelligent engineering and compliance with emission regulations.

Are there different suspension options for the 2008 Tanto 660 Custom X?

The 2008 Tanto 660 Custom X features front strut suspension and rear torsion beam suspension for optimal handling.

What safety features are available in the 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X?

The 2008 Tanto 660 Custom X offers driver and passenger airbags, ABS with EBD, and brake assist for enhanced safety.

How does the 2008 Tanto 660 Custom X compare to previous generations in terms of dimensions?

The 2008 Tanto 660 Custom X maintains compact dimensions similar to its predecessors, making it well-suited for urban driving.

What is the fuel consumption of the 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X?

The 2008 Tanto 660 Custom X achieves a fuel consumption of 44.3 mpg US or 53.2 mpg UK in the 10/15 mode.

How has the Tanto model line evolved over the years?

The Tanto model line has evolved to incorporate modern features, improve design, and enhance fuel efficiency, culminating in the 2008 Tanto 660 Custom X.

What are the notable features and additions in the 2008 Daihatsu Tanto 660 Custom X?

The 2008 Tanto 660 Custom X offers features such as power windows, power steering, safety features, entertainment options, and more.

How does the 2008 Tanto 660 Custom X contribute to eco-friendly driving?

The 2008 Tanto 660 Custom X features the KF-VE engine and emission compliance, showcasing Daihatsu's commitment to sustainability.

What can drivers expect in terms of fuel average and MPG ratings for the 2008 Tanto 660 Custom X?

Drivers can anticipate impressive fuel average and MPG ratings due to the model's efficient engineering and compliance with emission standards.


Brian Wong - Senior Reviews Editor of cars-directory.net

Brian Wong / Author

Brian Wong is an accomplished automotive journalist and editor with a passion for cars. With over a decade of experience in the industry, he has established himself as a trusted voice in the automotive community. Brian has written extensively about a wide range of topics in the field, from the latest trends in car design to innovative safety features and emerging technologies. As a senior reviews editor, he is responsible for test driving and analyzing the latest cars on the market, providing readers with accurate and objective reviews. His articles are widely read and respected for their depth of knowledge and analysis. Brian is committed to staying at the forefront of the latest developments in the automotive industry, and is dedicated to sharing his expertise and insights with his readers.

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