NISMO Tuned March, Juke and Leaf Concepts On Display at Tokyo Auto Salon

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NISMO Tuned March, Juke and Leaf Concepts On Display at Tokyo Auto Salon
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Hinting at a possible tuner version of the new March/Micra sub-compact, Nissan has revealed a NISMO concept model at the Tokyo Auto Salon. Standing alongside similar NISMO-tuned versions of the Leaf and Juke, the March NISMO Concept gets the expected goodies. Included in the package are lighter forged wheels and an upgraded (and lowered) suspension,… Continue Reading...

Honda’s New Box Gets Flashy: 2012 Tokyo Auto Salon

Honda’s New Box Gets Flashy: 2012 Tokyo Auto Salon
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Perhaps the most bizarre of Honda‘s show cars at this year’s Tokyo Auto Salon is the Flash Box. Based on the brand’s new N Box Kei car, there’s a matte-gray paint job, reflective decals and an excessive use of LED lights – inside and out. And let’s not forget the custom rims that look like… Continue Reading...

Toyota Electric Sports Car Concept Revealed [Video]

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Officially, Toyota will tell you that the future is in hybrid powertrains. But unofficially, well, they’ve built an electric sports car, which was revealed at this year’s Tokyo Auto Salon. Based on the chassis of a Toyota Sera (a rare sports car built from 1990-96), the TES-ERA EV shares that car’s gullwing door concept, though… Continue Reading...

Toyota Prius Tuner Cars of the Tokyo Auto Salon [Gallery]

Toyota Prius Tuner Cars of the Tokyo Auto Salon [Gallery]
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To say there’s a strong tuner car culture for hybrids in Japan might be a bit too generous. Oh, there’s no doubt the Japanese love to modify the cars, but perhaps the term “customization” is more accurate. At this year’s Tokyo Auto Salon there was the usual selection of Prius model with wild bodykits and… Continue Reading...

Nissan GT-Rs of the Tokyo Auto Salon [Gallery]

Nissan GT-Rs of the Tokyo Auto Salon [Gallery]
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Love Nissan GT-Rs? Then you most certainly would love the Tokyo Auto Salon. Featuring the latest tuning trends and most amazing race cars, much of the content on the show floor was GT-R related this year – although to be honest, the show is GT-R heavy every year. On display were plenty of modified GT-Rs… Continue Reading...

Toyota GRMN Sports Hybrid Concept II is Super-a: 2012 Tokyo Auto Salon

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Toyota GRMN Sports Hybrid Concept II is Super-a: 2012 Tokyo Auto Salon
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Ever wonder what the next Toyota Supra will be like? So do we. Could it be some sort of high-tech hybrid, using all-wheel drive with an electric motor for the front wheels and a gasoline or gas-electric hybrid drive for the rear? We suppose so. You know… something like the GRMN Sports Hybrid Concept II… Continue Reading...

Toyota Prius Camper Van Might Be The Most Ridiculous Thing Ever: 2012 Tokyo Auto Salon

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Toyota Prius Camper Van Might Be The Most Ridiculous Thing Ever: 2012 Tokyo Auto Salon
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We’ve seen a lot of strange things come out of Japan’s aftermarket over the years, but this might be the most ridiculous thing yet. Relax Cabin, a Japanese aftermarket company, specializes in camper conversions and apparently thought Toyota Prius owners would have a demand for such a thing. We guess there’s a remote possibility that… Continue Reading...

Subaru Impreza WRX STI S206 Nurburgring Race Car on Display: 2012 Tokyo Auto Salon

Subaru Impreza WRX STI S206 Nurburgring Race Car on Display: 2012 Tokyo Auto Salon
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Subaru recently launched the limited edition WRX STI S206 Challenge Package model in Japan, a higher performance version of the already impressive STI. It’s existence, however, is directly related to this car, the S206 racer. On display for the first time (as far as we know) since winning the SP3T class at last year’s Nurburgring… Continue Reading...

Mugen CR-Z Promotes Honda Hybrid Race Program: 2012 Tokyo Auto Salon

Mugen CR-Z Promotes Honda Hybrid Race Program: 2012 Tokyo Auto Salon
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With the launch of the CR-Z, Honda wanted to emphasize that hybrids can in fact be sporty, now the automaker is continuing to promote the idea in its home market with the Honda Sports & Eco Program. Essentially an amateur racing series it lets drivers compete using spec CR-Zs (outfitted with Mugen wheels and an… Continue Reading...

Race Cars of the Tokyo Auto Salon [Gallery]

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Race Cars of the Tokyo Auto Salon [Gallery]
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The automotive aftermarket and motorsports have a lot in common, so it’s no surprise to see both celebrated together at venues like the Tokyo Auto Salon. On hand to cover the latest tuning trends from Japan, AutoGuide decided a closer look at the numerous race cars on display, from Formula cars to custom machines and… Continue Reading...

Subaru BRZ STI Concept Gets Japanese Debut: 2012 Tokyo Auto Salon

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Subaru BRZ STI Concept Gets Japanese Debut: 2012 Tokyo Auto Salon
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First unveiled at the LA Auto Show late last year the Subaru BRZ STI Concept is no longer just a hint at things to come. Just a month ago at the Tokyo Motor Show, the Japanese automaker officially drew back the covers on the production BRZ (while Toyota did the same with its GT 86)…. Continue Reading...

Spearmint Rhino RWB Porsche Goes Topless: 2012 Tokyo Auto Salon

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Spearmint Rhino RWB Porsche Goes Topless: 2012 Tokyo Auto Salon
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The Tokyo Auto Salon isn’t just about Japanese cars. On the contrary, there’s a large selection of European models, especially thanks to the growing trend for RAUH-Welt Begriff modified Porsches. Originally a company that modified Toyota AE 86s, founder Nakai-San took his passion for unique style and applied it to classic air-cooled Porsches. So what… Continue Reading...

Takeros Honda Fit Turbo Gets Wide and Wild: 2012 Tokyo Auto Salon

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Takeros Honda Fit Turbo Gets Wide and Wild: 2012 Tokyo Auto Salon
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Known for modifying wagons like the Honda Odyssey and Nisaan Stegea, Japanese tuner Takero’s recently expanded its product offering to include the Honda Fit – with impressive results. First came aerodynamic components, followed by suspension parts, now Takero’s has revealed a wide body kit for the Fit at the Tokyo Auto Salon, plus a turbocharger… Continue Reading...

Lexus LFA Roadster, Toyota GT 86 and AE86 Go Drifting [Video]: 2012 Tokyo Auto Salon

Lexus LFA Roadster, Toyota GT 86 and AE86 Go Drifting [Video]: 2012 Tokyo Auto Salon
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As popular as drifting has become in America, the sport’s home will forever be in Japan and a quick demo out at the 2012 Tokyo Auto Salon gave us a reminder why. While we have plenty of fun listening to V8-powered Ford Mustangs and Chevy Camaros go at it sideways, this year’s TAS played host… Continue Reading...

Wacky Tuner Cars of the Tokyo Auto Salon [Gallery]

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Wacky Tuner Cars of the Tokyo Auto Salon [Gallery]
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At Japan’s annual Tokyo Auto Salon, they’d call our list of the Top 10 Worst Cars of SEMA tame. Sure we documented some atrocities during our time at North America’s largest aftermarket expo, but it’s hard to compete with a diorama of an army soldier apparently shooting baby dolls on the tonneau cover of a… Continue Reading...

Gazoo Racing Lexus LFA Travels from the Nurburgring: 2012 Tokyo Auto Salon

Gazoo Racing Lexus LFA Travels from the Nurburgring: 2012 Tokyo Auto Salon
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Toyota’s motorsports partner Gazoo Racing had several machines to show off at the Tokyo Auto Salon, but none as impressive as this Lexus LFA. Prepped for race duty, the car has already seen competition, with an automotive CEO behind the wheel no less. Akio Toyoda? Nope. Try Dr. Ulrich Bez, the man in charge of… Continue Reading...

Mugen Honda CR-Z RR Concept Double Take: 2012 Tokyo Auto Salon

Mugen Honda CR-Z RR Concept Double Take: 2012 Tokyo Auto Salon
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Built by Honda‘s Mugen tuning division in Europe, the on-again-off-again CR-Z RR concept is, at last word, off again. So weren’t we shocked then to discover not one, but two of the cars on display at the Tokyo Auto Salon. As much as we’ll miss its good looks of the CR-Z RR with its wide… Continue Reading...

Mazda Demio Smart Stylish Looks, Well, Smart and Stylish: 2012 Tokyo Auto Salon

Mazda Demio Smart Stylish Looks, Well, Smart and Stylish: 2012 Tokyo Auto Salon
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One of numerous Mazdas on display at this year’s Tokyo Auto Salon, the Demio (sold as the Mazda2 in North America) Smart Stylish, delivers as promised with a classy look that adds some luxury appeal to this sub-compact. Based on the new ultra-efficient Skyactiv 1.3-liter model, the Smart Stylish gets a complete aerodynamic overhaul, with… Continue Reading...

GRMN Toyota iQ Supercharger Heading to Production: 2012 Tokyo Auto Salon

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GRMN Toyota iQ Supercharger Heading to Production: 2012 Tokyo Auto Salon
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Build by Toyota motorsports partner Gazoo Racing, the GRMN iQ Supercharger is just the sort of concept car that’s too wild to ever become a reality. Right? Wrong! To the surprise of, well, everyone, Toyota has announced it will offer a limited production of the car, which was unveiled in its second-generation prototype stage today… Continue Reading...

Toyota Prius GT300 Race Car is Mean and Green: 2012 Tokyo Auto Salon

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Toyota Prius GT300 Race Car is Mean and Green: 2012 Tokyo Auto Salon
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Racing a Prius might sound like the start of a joke, until you see this. Unveiled at the Tokyo Auto Salon in Japan, this Toyota Prius is fully prepped and sporting its race livery. Significantly wider and lower than a factor model, this Prius is designed to compete in Japan’s Super GT racing series starting… Continue Reading...

Lexus LFA by TWS Forged Sports Viper ACR Sized Spoiler: 2012 Tokyo Auto Salon

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Lexus LFA by TWS Forged Sports Viper ACR Sized Spoiler: 2012 Tokyo Auto Salon
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Aftermarket wheel manufacturer TWS Forged obviously liked what they saw when Toyota unveiled the Nurburgring Edition Lexus LFA. Sporting a more track-oriented aerodynamic kit and a functional rear spoiler, that package (even in its shocking orange paint scheme) now looks tame compared to the modified LFA on display at the TWS booth at the Tokyo… Continue Reading...

Toyota Prius c Gets Tuner Treatment: 2012 Tokyo Auto Salon

Toyota Prius c Gets Tuner Treatment: 2012 Tokyo Auto Salon
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If you’re looking to make 53 mpg look a little cooler then Toyota in-house tuning division Modelista has you covered. The style-oriented arm of Toyota has just announced a new lineup of accessories for the Prius c, which is sold as the Aqua in Japan. Already looking like a slightly-cooler Yaris, the Prius c gets… Continue Reading...

Subaru BRZ Black Edition by Prova: 2012 Tokyo Auto Salon

Subaru BRZ Black Edition by Prova: 2012 Tokyo Auto Salon
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Living up to its name, Subaru tuning company and race team Prova has unveiled its “Black Edition” BRZ sports car at the Tokyo Auto Salon. The wild tuner-car-meets-race-car gets matte black ground effects with orange pinstriping, matched out back by a significantly-sized matte-painted spoiler. Also of note are huge 19-inch Enkei wheels with sticky Michelin… Continue Reading...

Toyota GT 86 TRD Officially Revealed: 2012 Tokyo Auto Salon

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Toyota GT 86 TRD Officially Revealed: 2012 Tokyo Auto Salon
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The GT 86 will spawn a new legion of fanboys for the Toyota brand – a result it was purpose-built to achieve. And if there’s one thing die-hard automotive enthusiasts love more than spouting off engine and chassis codes, it’s factory performance parts. In this case: Toyota Racing Development… or TRD for short. With Toyota… Continue Reading...
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