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Some minivans in Japan will soon look ever-so-slightly less like they're carting the intramural soccer team of the local shougakkou, and more like bulbous GT cars. Buyers of the Mazda MPV will soon be able to order a Mazdaspeed "Urban Gran Tourismo" package that includes a wind-tunnel-tested body kit. The GT minivan was the centerpiece of Mazda's display at the Tokyo Auto Salon, which took place over the weekend.

All-New Mazdaspeed MPV Leads Mazda's Tokyo Auto Salon 2006 Lineup [MPH]

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