Tag Archives: Tokyo Auto Show

2013 Tokyo: Mitsubishi offers a third concept to add to the crossover possibility list w/ video

The Montero has been gone for too long for some from the US market and we may be looking at indications of what its replacement may be. As indicated in the video clip, the concept comes with electronic rear suicide doors, a glowing blue touch interface down the center of the cabin, plug in hybrid […]

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2013 Tokyo: Lexus reveals the RC Coupe at Tokyo, due for launch in 2014

Lexus has revealed a new coupe concept based on the existing GS platform called the RC. Mechanically, this car mostly uses existing components, but has a different body and offers up some minor tweaks to set it apart from the Lexus lineup. In the style of the original Lexus SC, there’s an acceptable amount of […]

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2013 Tokyo: Mitsubishi’s Concept AR shows off in Tokyo, providing a glimpse into a future model

Mitsubishi revealed a new line of concepts at Tokyo this year and this particular one is the Concept AR,  which seems to pitch the idea of a Kia Soul-like people mover. It utilizes a mild hybrid system with a 1.1L direct-injected and turbocharged MIVEC inline-three. The Concept AR also uses a belt starter generator, a […]

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2013 Tokyo: Mitsubishi showcases the XR-PHEV Concept, another hybridized crossover pitch w/ video

Mitsubishi’s biggest contribution to the US auto market is not one of their sedans, but the Outlander compact SUV; that car is to be retired in not too long and Mitsubishi is throwing out hints at what the next equivalent may be like with the XR-PHEV concept. Lots of chrome and LED headlights akin to […]

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2013 Tokyo: Nissan brings some new EV concepts to Tokyo

Nissan has sold over 87,00 copies of their LEAF electric hatchback and is now branching out to different markets by adapting an existing van, updating the LEAF in two variants, and releasing two new concepts at this year’s Tokyo Auto Show. Nissan released a sports car concept, but perhaps more interestingly, they are offering something […]

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2013 Tokyo: Subaru shows some promise on the other side with the Levorg Concept

Unveiled at the Tokyo Motor Show, the Subaru Levorg concept appears to be a production ready version of the next Impreza. With a decidedly upmarket look about it, Subie has made it a priority to appeal to a slightly different customer while improving upon the frugality of its predecessor. The drivetrain leaves a little bit […]

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2013 Subaru Crossover 7 Concept

2013 Tokyo: Subaru hints at a Tribeca successor with the Crossover 7 Concept

Subaru has unveiled what appears to be a production-ready Tribeca successor: the Crossover 7 concept. To those outside the North American snowbelt, this is not likely significant news; but it is of interest to those seeking seven seats, all wheel drive and a mid $30k pricetag. Details are scant, but we do know that power […]

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2013 Tokyo: Ready for more car porn? Tokyo’s Motor Show is also happening

To make our lives more difficult, and interesting, Tokyo had decided to have their automobile show at the same time as the Los Angeles Auto Show, also currently happening. That said, we’re not going to mess about. This is by far one of the busiest automotive seasons we’ve had as of recent. And we couldn’t […]

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Report: Next-gen Nissan 370Z, due at Tokyo, will have downsized and turbocharged motor

The rumor mill rings in a new report from AutoCar in the UK regarding the next generation Nissan 370Z. And that report suggests that the new 370Z successor, due for a reveal at the Tokyo Motor Show this year, could sport a downsized and turbocharged motor. Though Nissan’s development chief, Andy Palmer, said the new […]

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BREAKING: Lexus reveals the new RC Coupe ahead of its Tokyo debut

Lexus dropped the details on their highly anticipated RC Coupe, which has been described to be the closest thing to an IS coupe. If you may remember, Lexus only had one two-door variant of the IS sedan, the IS convertible. That utilized a folding hardtop, allowing the car to turn into a coupe. Now though, […]

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1963 Tokyo Auto Show - Honda Nissan Toyota - Classic Original Article H28 picture
1963 Tokyo Auto Show - Honda Nissan Toyota - Classic Original Article H28
1966 Tokyo Auto Show Mazda Hino Vintage Article A1B picture
1966 Tokyo Auto Show Mazda Hino Vintage Article A1B
1973 Tokyo Auto Show Original Article Mazda Toyota picture
1973 Tokyo Auto Show Original Article Mazda Toyota