There are two origins of Tanto, the first, Tanto is derived from the Italian word "tanto" which means like "much, very spacious". The second, Tanto is derived from the Japanese dialect "たんと = tanto", which means like "much, very". Tanto comes with a wish of "the car that brings a lot of happiness to driver, family and frends in their daily lives".
Exe stands for the English words "Exceed×Excellent ecology", "Emotional×Elegant design" and "Executive space ". Exe expresses the car with excellent environmental performance, style satisfied adult of feeling, high class luxury and good comfort.