Spy Photos: Is Toyota Building the Endo Concept?

A bizarre spy shot of a highly (though cheaply) disguised Toyota minicar, located by The Hollywood Extra has fueled speculation that Toyota could be building a production version of the Endo minicar it unveiled in Frankfurt last year. According to rumor, Toyota's working up a supermini — powered by a 1.3-liter four — that would face off against DaimlerChrysler's Smart Fortwo in 2008. Comparing a shot of the mule with a press image of the Endo, it's hard to dismiss the similarities. Is it or isn't it? Only a few Japanese salarymen know for sure.

In arrivo una anti-Smart da Toyota ? [Autoblog.it]

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Toyota to Introduce Endo Concept in Frankfurt [internal]