Tag Archives: 2011 Tokyo Motor Show
Alpina BMW B3 GT3

2011 Tokyo: Alpina BMW B3 GT3 celebrates brand’s return to motorsports

Alpina recently made a return to international motorsport racing this year. After being absent from the motorsport game for a long time, Alpina, with its drivers Alexandros Margaritis and Dino Lunardi, won the German GT Series and the 2011 ADAC GT Masters Championship in the Alpina BMW B6 GT3. To celebrate those wins, Alpina showed […]

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Nissan Pivo 3 Concept

2011 Tokyo: Nissan Pivo 3 Concept hints at solution for urban EV traveling

One of the main themes at this year’s 2011 Tokyo Motor Show is urban electric mobility. It seems every Japanese automaker from Toyota to Honda and (obviously) Nissan has something to show for urban zero-emissions traveling. Nissan has shown up to Tokyo with the Pivo 3 Concept, its eighth EV concept. Right off the bat, Nissan […]

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2011 Audi A1 Sportback Samurai Blue

2011 Tokyo: Audi A1 Samurai Blue pays tribute to Japanese soccer team

Joining the new Audi A1 Sportback at the 2011 Tokyo Motor Show is a special edition A1 3-door hatch with the colors of the Japanese national soccer team. Known as the Audi A1 Samurai Blue, the model shows Audi’s respect for Japan’s soccer (known as football everywhere else in the world) team – the model […]

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Honda AC-X

2011 Tokyo: Honda AC-X is a plug-in hybrid that lets you use ‘engine drive mode’

Say you purchase a plug-in hybrid but want to be a little rebellious and use only the engine to drive because you’re in a rush and you can’t slow your day down with ev driving modes. Well, Honda may have a solution for you. Making its debut at the 2011 Tokyo Motor Show today, the […]

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2012 Mitsubishi Mirage

2011 Tokyo: 2012 Mitsubishi Mirage will be sold globally

The 2012 Mitsubishi Mirage subcompact is making its public debut today at the 2011 Tokyo Motor Show and will be going on sale in Thailand this March. Following that the new subcompact from Mitsubishi will be sold globally in emerging and developing market – and we’re guessing that means the United States as well. The […]

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Honda Micro Commuter Concept

2011 Tokyo: Honda Micro Commuter Concept is perfect for running errands in the city

Honda has unveiled a micro-sized future city electric concept for commuters. Known as the Honda Micro Commuter Concept, the goal is to offer a highly accessible mobility for people in the city and it can actually fit a Motor Compo two-wheel EV bike by Honda Motorcycle. Power for the Honda Micro Commuter Concept comes from […]

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Alpina BMW B6 Bi-Turbo

2011 Tokyo: Alpina BMW B6 Bi-Turbo Coupe gets 540-hp

While we wait patiently for the 2013 BMW M6 to arrive, tuning house Alpina is catering to our needs with the new Alpina BMW B6 Bi-Turbo Coupe. The model is making its debut at the 2011 Tokyo Motor Show and will be available at Alpina certified BMW dealerships shortly. Since the debut of the B7 […]

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Toyota FCV-R

2011 Tokyo: Toyota FCV-R fuel-cell sedan concept unveiled, enters production in 2015

Unveiled today at the 2011 Tokyo Motor Show, the Toyota FCV-R Concept hints at a future fuel-cell sedan powered by hydrogen. Toyota says that the FCV-R seats four passengers, while offering impressive luggage space. The fuel cell stack on the FCV-R consists of a 70 MPa high-pressure hydrogen tank, which allows it to have cruising range […]

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Video: Subaru BRZ in Action, new pictures released

Following its world debut at the 2011 Tokyo Motor Show, Subaru has dropped new images and a video of the new BRZ rear-wheel-drive sports coupe in action. Click here for our original post on the Subaru BRZ. Refresher: Weighing in at just 2,689 pounds, the Subaru BRZ is powered a 2.0 liter 4-clyinder boxer engine making […]

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Mitsubishi Concept PX-MiEV II

2011 Tokyo: Mitsubishi Concept PX-MiEV II gets updated

At the 2011 Tokyo Motor Show, Mitsubishi has unveiled the second iteration of the Concept PX-MiEV II, which now uses a new version of the company’s S-AWC (Super All Wheel Control) system and its new Plug-in Hybrid EV System. Power for the Mitsubishi Concept PX-MiEV II comes from a plug-in hybrid powertrain consisting of a […]

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