May 30, 2024
Auto Shows Daihatsu

2015 Daihatsu Copen Spied in Shots

The 2015 Daihatsu Copen was caught on camera again recently, which is a true indication that the model will be coming sooner than we might think. The first time the Daihatsu was previewed, was some time ago in 2013, when the vehicle was seen at the Tokyo Motor Show. The rendered pics conclude that the

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Honda Tuning

Honda Vezel Leaked Images in Mugen Trim

A month ago, at the Tokyo Motor Show, Honda unveiled its crossover Vezel, which might be considered the production version of the Urban SUV concept, to first set foot at the Detroit Auto Show. New reports have recently stated though, that the version has a waiting list of three months ahead in Japan. The reason

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Subaru

Subaru reveals the Cross Sport Design Concept

Subaru took advantage of the Tokyo Motor Show to unveil a new concept model, namely the Cross Sport Design. The Japanese prototype is a wagon variant of the BRZ with a series of styling tweaks. Of course, being a concept, it features a series of futuristic styling cues such as the revised headlights, new front

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Honda

New Honda Odyssey debuts in Japan

Honda released photos and details on the new Odyssey, an MPV model designed for the Japanese market. At the exterior, the revised model comes with new optical blocks, a tailgate spoiler, restyled taillights, a new hood and front grille. Inside, buyers will find an improved infotainment system, wood trim, metallic inserts and also reclining second

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Toyota Tuning

Toyota’s IQ gets hit with the tuning hammer

For all the criticism that can come along side a new car, little of it has been as filled with hate as the one manifested as for the Toyota IQ. The small hatchback 3+1 is loaded with ingenius solutions for downsizing yet it doesn’t make any difference. The Toyota IQ has more haters than a

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Honda

Honda EV-STER Concept confirmed for production

The Japanese people from Honda officially confirmed that the EV-STER concept revealed at the Tokyo Motor Show will be produced in the near future with chances to see the model on the road even starting 2012. Honda also said that the N Concept 4 city car is going to be produced, therefore, this concept is

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Nissan

Nissan Leaf is the Japanese Car of the Year

We know that this is not something mind-boggling but however we have to mention it. Nissan Leaf managed to win yet another prize, this time the electric model has been awarded with the Japanese Car of the Year trophy. The Japanese company sold more than 20,000 units this year but also won the World Car

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Auto Shows Toyota

Toyota Aqua hits the Tokyo Motor Show floor

Even the Toyota Aqua might not sound very familiar to you, there is no reason to panic as we talk about the new Prius C, a model sold globally under this name but known in Japan as Aqua. It is quite strange that the Japanese company decided to give a different name in the local

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Honda

Honda N Concept 4 revealed, goes on sale next year

The Japanese people from Honda unveiled a new concept model at the Tokyo Motor Show this week. We talk about the N Concept 4 prototype, a vehicle which will enter production somewhere next year. Few years back, Honda also introduced the EV-N study, the N Concept 4 being the next model in the series. Sho

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Subaru Videos

Subaru BRZ GT300 hits the track in official video

Subaru released the first official video with the new BRZ GT300, an extreme racing model designed to compete at the Super GT series in Japan next year. The model will race against other competitive cars in the GT300 class, therefore the maximum output is limited at 300 horsepower. The new Subaru BRZ along the racing

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Mitsubishi

A closer look to the Mitsubishi PX-MiEV II Plug-in Hybrid

Mitsubishi unveiled the second generation of the PX-MiEV concept, namely the PX-MiEV II Plug-in Hybrid concept. As its name says, the prototype packs a hybrid powertrain which includes a 2.0-liter MIVEC unit able to deliver 94 horsepower along two electric motors offering 80 horses each. It seems that the company decided to replace the 1.6-liter

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Toyota

Toyota GRMN Sports Hybrid Concept II debuts

Fans of the Japanese at Toyota, particularly their sporting cars are in for a serious treat from the ongoing 2011 Tokyo Motor Show. This is where their favorite brand will have unveiled the Toyota GRMN Sports Hybrid Concept, a modern, of the moment take, on their beloved MR2 sports car. The small, efficient, mid engined

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Audi

New Audi A1 Sportback in the spotlight

Scheduled to enter the market somewhere next year, the new Audi A1 Sportback debuted at the Tokyo Motor Show today. The small German model is basically a five-door version of the standard A1 having the same length of 3,95 meters. However, the German engineers decided to increase the height and width in order to provide

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Auto Shows Mitsubishi

Mitsubishi Mirage debuts at the Tokyo Motor Show

The Japanese people from Mitsubishi decided to unveil a new city car at the Tokyo Motor Show, namely the Mirage. The new model is scheduled to go on sale next year, Thailand following to be the first market to get the new small model from Mitsubishi. Of course, the company will introduce the model in

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Auto Shows BMW

2012 BMW ActiveHybrid 5 Series unveiled in Tokyo

When it comes to fuel economy upgrades in Europe, BMW is pretty much at the top of the crowd when it comes to diesel offerings but in Japan things are different. The ongoing Tokyo Motor Show is the place where the 2012 BMW ActiveHybrid 5 Series was unveiled so that the Bavarians can showcase fuel

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Nissan

Nissan introduces Juke Nismo

Despite the recently unveiled Nissan Juke-R being considerably more interesting than the current option the Japanese will be unveiling in Tokyo, it’s not to be ignored. Whereas the recently presented Nissan Juke Nismo lacks the performance of some GT-R underpinnings, performance and crazyness it can stand its ground. In a much more fitting Nismo fashion,

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Toyota

Toyota Fun-Vii Concept to be unveiled in Tokyo

We may have gotten used to car makers churning out concept cars that look as close as possible to production versions but every now and then there’s fun to be had in an exception. In regard to the Tokyo Motor Show, that particularly weird looking concept will be the Toyota Fun-Vii, a car that’s inspired

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Auto Shows VW

Volkswagen Passat Alltrack previewed before Tokyo

The 2012 Volkswagen Passat is by all means a very good car. It may be a little option starved outside of Europe, but it’s still a no-brainer pick just about everywhere. As if the Americans and Asians weren’t bitter enough, the people’s car brand has decided to further increase the gap by adding a new

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Audi Auto Shows

Audi TT Concept to be seen in Tokyo

The Ingolstadt based manufacturer may not have shined at the Los Angeles Motor Show but they certainly have got it in for us as soon as the ribbon is cut on the Tokyo Motor Show. Reports are flooding in about how the four ringed company will unveil the Audi TT Concept at the Japanese show.

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Concept Cars Subaru

Subaru to reveal new Advanced Tourer Hybrid Concept

Subaru plans to introduce a new concept model which could preview a future touring car in the range. The Japanese people from Subaru named the new concept “Advanced Tourer Hybrid” and announced that it will be unveiled at the upcoming Tokyo Motor Show. In terms of dimensions, the Advanced Tourer is 4,5 meters long, almost

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