The Nissan BladeGlider Is A Three-Seater DeltaWing For The Street

Nissan thinks future humans will glide through the air rather fast while also being super friendly to polar bears. Meet their latest three-seater electric concept, the BladeGlider. » 11/08/13 9:00am 11/08/13 9:00am

Nissan Leaf EV: The Electric Model T

The Nissan Leaf EV graced the stage at the Tokyo Motor Show today. And while it didn't feature Carlos Ghosn's decapitated head, the mass-production electric vehicle is clearly more important. » 10/21/09 11:00am 10/21/09 11:00am

Supasse V: A Lotus Elise For The JDM Set

Supasse got its start making Lotus 7-like sports cars and is now taking the next step with the Supasse V, a mid-engined sports car with a 270 HP Mazda engine weighing in at only 1,874 pounds. » 10/21/09 10:00am 10/21/09 10:00am

Carlos Ghosn's Decapitated Head Invades Tokyo In Nissan Land Glider

The Nissan Land Glider isn't a new idea — create a car that leans into corners and you'll deliver an exciting ride. It's been conceptualized ad-nauseum, but this here's one we might actually enjoy driving. » 10/21/09 3:30am 10/21/09 3:30am

Toyota FT-86 Concept: The AE86 Is Back In The Red, Metallic Flesh

We've seen the Toyota FT-86 for a couple of weeks, carefully dissected the delicious, metallic red sports car in any way we can, but now we've actually seen it in the flesh and Toyota's got some serious hotness here. » 10/20/09 11:34pm 10/20/09 11:34pm

2009 Tokyo Motor Show: Anyone Know A Good Yakitori Place Open Past…

After 18 hours of flights, I'm in Tokyo and ready for this week's Tokyo Motor Show. But, thanks to my good friend jet lag I can't get to sleep. Anyone know a good Yakitori place in Narita open this late? » 10/19/09 12:00pm 10/19/09 12:00pm

Automakers Need To Stop Making Leaning Car Concepts

The Nissan Land Glider Concept will debut at the Tokyo Motor Show and will be as pointless as every leaning concept car before it. Nobody's ever mass-produced one, and we doubt anyone ever will. » 10/09/09 3:00pm 10/09/09 3:00pm

New Subieyota FT-86 Sketches Emerge

The first sketch of the Subaru version of the Toyota FT-86 came out a year-and-a-half ago, but now we get more than just a look at its hiney in these leaked-straight-from-Japan sketches. » 10/08/09 3:00pm 10/08/09 3:00pm

Toyota FT-86 Concept: Design, Dissected

The Toyota FT-86 Concept is an exciting step forward for the vanilla automaker, blending cues from the past (the Toyota AE86) with hints of ToMoCo future. We dissect the design below to see how they've accomplished this delicate feat. » 10/06/09 4:00pm 10/06/09 4:00pm

Toyota FT-86 Concept: Behold, The New AE86

A joint Toyota/Subaru sports car project has been in the works for what feels like forever. Now, finally, here's the first look, a heavily production-based concept called the Toyota FT-86 set to debut this month at the Tokyo Motor Show. » 10/06/09 8:30am 10/06/09 8:30am

Mazda "SKY" Engines, Transmission: First Look

Mazda will unveil a threesome of engine technology — the ‘Mazda SKY-G' direct-injection gas engine, the ‘Mazda SKY-D' diesel engine and the ‘Mazda SKY Drive' automatic transmission — at next month's Tokyo Motor Show. Details and engine pr0n below. » 9/29/09 9:30am 9/29/09 9:30am

REPORT: Toyota-Subaru Sports Car Heading To Tokyo Motor Show

According to a report from Japan's Best Car Magazine, it appears the acclaimed Toyota-Subaru sports car will finally be revealed at this year's Tokyo Motor Show along with a new sport model, possibly the Toyota Supra successor. [BestCar via 4wheelsnews] » 7/07/09 7:00am 7/07/09 7:00am

Down on the Street...in Tokyo: The Chevy MW Is The Opel Agila

As we continue to clean out our CompactFlash cards, we've found another piece of metal from the Tokyo streets. Here's the perfect example of a city car produced by the General that they just don't build or sell over in this here part of the globe. This five-door 'merican Revolution is the Chevy MW, and it's a… » 11/05/07 9:45am 11/05/07 9:45am

Tokyo Motor Show: The Mitsuoka Orochi Is Still The Ugliest "Super Car"…

As we get ready for next week's LA Auto Show, we're working on cleaning our SEMA and Tokyo Motor Show pictures off our camera. The first ones from Tokyo we need to get rid of — for fear we'll break our shiny black DSLR due to accidentally dropping it while retching — are our newest shots of the Orochi, a mid-engined… » 11/05/07 9:15am 11/05/07 9:15am

Tokyo Motor Show: The Fine Ladies of Tokyo

We only go to auto shows like Tokyo for the cars and the rush of journalism. Occasionally our lenses accidentally catch the turntable ladies who are only meant to accentuate the product. It is a surprisingly frequent accident, so we will spare you the extended set. Enjoy the images in the gallery if you can.
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