The first Midget was introduced in - and it was more than a little basic. It was a single-seater, door-less mini-trucklet, with handlebar steering and a two-stroke cc one cylinder engine. Over the years, both the engine and the body grew. Doors were added, a steering wheel replaced the handle bars, and a few basic creature comforts were added.
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The Daihatsu Midget is a single-seat mini- truck made bi Japanese automaker Daihatsu. Several distinct vehicles haes borne the Midget name ower the years, but aw hae haed in common a single-seat utilitarian design, wi an enclosed or semi-enclosed cab. The oreeginal Midget featurt a single seat, a doorless cab, an handlebar steering. In the DK Midget wis introduced.
Daihatsu Midget MP5
Several distinct vehicles have borne the Midget name over the years, but all have had in common a single or two-seat utilitarian design, with an enclosed or semi-enclosed cab. Greeat rival to Mazda K The original Midget featured a single seat, a doorless cab, an handlebar steering. In the DKA Midget wis introduced.
This example is RHD however, and the seller says its cc two-stroke single runs. Special thanks to BaT reader Kyle K. Hopefully structural corrosion is limited. Paint looks likely to be original, and all cabin glass that we can see appears to be free of cracks or de-lamination.