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Mitsubishi eX Concept Previews Future All-Electric Outlander Sport

Mitsubishi has been showing off a series of compact crossover concept vehicles in recent years that are meant to preview a successor to the Outlander Sport debuting at next month’s 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show. A new concept has just been revealed at this week’s Tokyo Motor Show, and this one comes with an all-electric powertrain as opposed to the ... Read More »

2016 MINI Convertible Revealed: 2015 Tokyo Motor Show

Set to join the latest Hardtop and Clubman in MINI showrooms next year is a new Convertible, revealed in full today at the 2015 Tokyo Motor Show. The pint-sized drop-top is confirmed to go on sale in the United States next March, meaning it will most likely arrive as a 2016 model. At launch there will only be the base ... Read More »

Toyota Previews New Entry-Level Sports Car With S-FR Concept

Toyota is keen to inject some fun into its lineup and will attempt this with some new sports cars, one positioned above the GT 86 (Scion FR-S for Americans) and likely to revive the Supra name, and another positioned below it and previewed at the 2015 Tokyo Motor Show in the form of the S-FR concept car. Toyota is hopeful ... Read More »

Honda’s Rival To The Toyota Mirai Is The 2017 Clarity Fuel Cell

Honda is an industry leader in the development of hydrogen-powered fuel cellvehicles. In 2002, it was the first automaker to begin a retail initiative when it started leasing its original FCX hatch to fleet customers, and by 2005 it was already leasing the cars to individuals. Three years later the FCX Clarity sedan was launched and to this day there ... Read More »

Subaru Viziv Future Concept Previews Next-Gen XV Crosstrek, Tech

Subaru brought two concepts to this week’s 2015 Tokyo Motor Show that preview new production models from the firm. We’ve already detailed the Impreza 5-Door concept, which previews the all-new 2017 Impreza compact. Now we have details on the Viziv Future concept, which previews Subaru’s next-generation SUV design language, and in particular the design of the next-generation XV Crosstrek due ... Read More »

Yamaha Sports Ride Concept First With Gordon Murray-Designed iStream Carbon

Yamaha has been hinting at a move into car manufacturing in recent years, with the firm recently teaming up with McLaren F1 designer Gordon Murray to develop a city car concept called the Motiv. Now Yamaha is back with a new sports car concept unveiled today at the 2015 Tokyo Motor Show, and like the Motiv it has also been ... Read More »

2017 Porsche Macan GTS Arrives With 360 HP, $68,195 Price Tag

Porsche is expanding its Macan lineup for 2017 with the Goldilocks GTS, which was unveiled today at the 2015 Tokyo Motor Show. Porsche’s GTS models are aimed at buyers seeking something sportier than the S-badged cars but aren’t quite ready to hop into high-performance Turbo versions. The vehicles typically offer a slight bump in power coupled with suspension tuned more ... Read More »

Lexus LF-FC Concept Previews Next LS, Fuel Cell Future

The Lexus LF-FC concept features a fuel cell stack mounted in the trunk, with the power control unit under the hood and the hydrogen storage tanks running the center. Lexus says this design allows for optimal front/rear weight distribution for a sporty sedan-like feel. In addition to the rear-drive system, the car also has an extra pair of in-wheel motors ... Read More »

Subaru Impreza 5-Door Concept: Tokyo Motor Show

Subaru has released the first details of the new Impreza 5-Door Concept that it unveiled today at the 2015 Tokyo Motor Show. Acknowledged by the company to be a preview of the all-new 2017 Subaru Impreza hatchback, the concept features a “blend of bold expressions of Subaru’s Dynamic & Solid elements, and a quality feel beyond its class,” according to ... Read More »

Mazda RX-Vision Concept Hints At Next Rotary Engine

Mazda today unveiled the RX-Vision concept car at the 2015 Tokyo Motor Show and it points to the return of the rotary engine. The low-slung sports car is a front-engine, rear-wheel-drive, two-seat coupe that showcases the latest version of Mazda’s Kodo design language. Kodo design eschews character lines for sculpted surfaces that create reflections that suggest motion. To show off ... Read More »