1996 Daihatsu Opti Classic III specs



Body type Light
Drive FF
Transmission 5 speed manual
Displacement, cc 659
Frame E-L300S-FMDKS2
Price of new car, thousands yen (Tokyo area) 848 (~$7000)



Exterior dimensions (LxWxH), mm 3295 x 1395 x 1395
Interior dimensions (LxWxH), mm 1650 x 1175 x 1160
Wheel base, mm 2280
Treads (F/R), mm 1220 / 1210
Ground clearance, mm 160
Curb vehicle weight, kg 650
Gross vehicle weight, kg
Seating capacity, persons 4
Doors number 3
Min.turning radius, m 4.5
Fuel tank capacity, l 32


Displacement, cc 659
Engine model EF-KL
Max.power (Net), kw(PS)/rpm 42 ps (30.89 kw) / 6800 rpm
Max.torque(Net), N*m(kg*m)/rpm 5.4 kg*m (52.96 N*m) / 4400 rpm
Power density 15.48
Engine type Water cooling serial 3 cylinder SOHC6 valve
Engine information 4 cycle horizontal ranging
Fuel system EFI (electronic fuel injection)
Turbocharger No
Fuel type Unleaded regular gasoline
LEV system (Low emission vehicle) No
Compression ratio 9.5
Bore, mm 68
Stroke, mm 60.5
Final gear ratio
Fuel consumption at 10-15 modes, l/100km 4.4
Fuel consumption at 60 km/h, l/100km


Power steering Yes
Tires size, front 145/70R12 69S
Tires size rear 145/70R12 69s
Braking system, front Disk
Braking system, rear Drum (leading/trailing)
Suspension system, front McPherson strut type
Suspension system, rear Semi trailing arm type



Sunroof / Moonroof Not Present
Front fog lamp Not Present
Rear fog lamp Not Present
Xenon headlight (Discharge lamp) Not Present
Projector headlight Not Present
Rear wiper Option
Front spoiler Not Present
Rear or roof spoiler Option
ABS (Antilock brake system) Not Present
TCS (Traction control system) Not Present
LSD (Limited slip differential) Not Present
Privacy glass Not Present
UV cutting glass Present
Aluminium wheel Not Present


Air conditioner Manual
Wood panel Not Present
Cruise control Not Present
Centralized door lock Option
Power window Present
Steering wheel telescopic Not Present
Steering wheel tilt Not Present
Leather steering wheel Not Present
Power front seat Not Present
Power rear seat Not Present
Leather seat Not Present
Falling down type rear seat Just the type
Child seat fixed with seat belt Not Present
Rear ELR3 point seat belt Present
Front seat pretensioner seat belt Not Present
Fourth limited front seat belt Not Present
Side impact bar Present
Airbag (Driver) Option
Airbag (Passenger) Not Present
Airbag (Side) Not Present
Audio deck AM/FM radio equipped cassette player
CD-player Not Present
Car navigation system Not Present


Color spectrum Color
 Green mica
 Rednet red mica