The 3rd Generation Daihatsu Charade was introduced in 1987. The 3rd Generation Charade is a front engine front wheel drive hatchback. The 3rd Generation Daihatsu Charade is available in 4 variants CX, CX-Turbo, GT-XX and GT-TI. The Charade is also available in 2 body styles 3-door hatchback and 5-door hatchback. Production of the Daihatsu Charade 3rd Generation lasted for seven years. The Daihatsu Charade was available to purchase during the years 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992 and the year 1993. The price of the Daihatsu Charade 3rd Generation is fairly competitive when compared to other models in the same class.
The exterior of the 3rd Generation Daihatsu Charade features familiar Daihatsu design language. The front end houses trapezium shaped side swept headlights and a small rectangular grille. The rear end houses long horizontal rectangular taillights that run the length of the standard case hatchback. All variants of the Daihatsu Charade feature identical styling in every aspect except the GT-ti and GT-XX that feature flared wheel arches, rear roof spoiler and larger front and rear bumper. The overall exterior of the 3rd Generation Daihatsu Charade features a fairly boxy and restrained design language that is familiar for a hatchback for its exterior dimensions.
The interior of the 3rd Generation Daihatsu Charade features the use of dark grey plastic trim pieces. The front and rear seats are covered in fabric. Standard features on the CX variants include air conditioning, cup holders, folding rear seats and a stereo speaker system. Features on the higher end CX Turbo variant includes power steering, tachometer and a rear windscreen wiper. Features on the highest end GT-ti and GT-XX variant includes power windows, power lock doors and sunroof. Options include a sunroof. The overall interior of the 3rd Generation Daihatsu Charade features an average amount of interior space but a below par ride quality.