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Narrow ‘G-Class’ Style Suzuki ‘Jimny’ Appears!

The new DAMD model introduced here has been wonderfully updated to appeal to such users. The model name is 'Jimny Little G Traditional'. As the name suggests, it is based on the current JB64 "Jimny", a kei-car.

Nostalgic Kei-car Suzuki ‘Fronte Coupe’ Was A Micro Sport Car

The Nostalgic 2 Days motor show, held on 17-18 February 2024, was a major motor show where old and out-of-print cars took center stage. From that venue, this issue introduces the Suzuki Fronte Coupe, a 360cc-era kei-car that debuted in 1971.

Why Did LIBERTY WALK Build The Ferrari ‘F40’ Based On The Mazda ‘AZ-1’?

The tiny "LB-WORKS LB40" stood out from the crowd at the Liberty Walk booth at the Osaka Auto Messe 2024. 2023 saw the production of the Ferrari "F40" works-style car, which became the talk of the world. This year, we scaled it down to a smaller scale and completed the "F40 replica that you can buy.

Daihatsu ‘Copen’ Transformed Into A Machine From The Nostalgic Anime “Speed Racer”

Many car enthusiasts must feel nostalgia for Tatsunoko Productions' anime "Speed Racer (Mach GoGoGo in Japan)". The 'Mach-Go (Mach machine)' from the anime appeared at the Tokyo Auto Salon 2024. The base of the car was a Daihatsu Copen, which was a surprise! We spoke with OEP (Okada Enterprises), the company that produced this very special custom car.

Students Recreate Ford ‘GT40’ With Honda ‘Beat’

The Osaka Auto Messe (OAM) 2024, held at Intex Osaka from 10-12 February 2024, attracted 660 custom cars selected from all over Japan. What caught my attention at the event was the Ford GT40 (?), a phantom masterpiece, on display at the booth of the Japan Engineering College.

Converted Suzuki ‘Jimny’ Into A Pickup Truck!

Many Suzuki Jimny/Jimny Sierra models were on display at Osaka Auto Messe 2024 this year. One vehicle that caught AMW's attention was the "ESTIRO Green Chopper," a custom pickup truck version of the current model Jimny.

Suzuki ‘Jimny / Jimny Sierra’ With A 5-inch Ride Height Increase!

MASTERPIECE exhibited at Osaka Auto Messe (OAM) 2024 a Suzuki Jimny / Jimny Sierra lifted up a whopping 5 inches. Is it safe with such a lift? Isn't it hard to drive? We asked these questions.

Daihatsu’s Kei-car ‘Atrai’ Gets A ‘Chevy Van’ Face!

The new ATRAI FUZZ from DAMD, which coordinates cars tastefully and fashionably, was on display at Osaka Auto Messe 2024 (OAM). The design concept this time is 'retro design x outdoor'. It was a vehicle that strongly reminded us of the good old days of vintage America.