Tokyo Auto Show http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/70131/more en Germans Unveil Fresh Metal in Tokyo http://wardsauto.com/news-analysis/germans-unveil-fresh-metal-tokyo <div class="field-byline"> Christie Schweinsberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">BMW, which this year celebrates 30 years in Japan, plans to battle domestic auto makers in a segment they dominate with its new ActiveHybrid 5 that debuts here and goes on sale next year.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-analysis/germans-unveil-fresh-metal-tokyo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Vehicles & Technology Industry Tokyo Auto Show Japan Technology Asia Pacific Miscellaneous News & Analysis Audi Auto Makers BMW Mercedes Smart Volkswagen Sales & Marketing Tokyo Auto Show Vehicles & Technology Audi BMW Ian Robertson Japan Mercedes-Benz Smart Tokyo Motor Show Volkswagen Thu, 01 Dec 2011 18:28:00 +0000 401011 at http://wardsauto.com Ghosn Forecasts Growing Weather Calamities to Drive EV Sales http://wardsauto.com/news-analysis/ghosn-forecasts-growing-weather-calamities-drive-ev-sales <div class="field-byline"> Christie Schweinsberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">If countries cannot agree on how to reduce rising global temperatures, "expect to see much more disasters," Nissan’s CEO says.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-analysis/ghosn-forecasts-growing-weather-calamities-drive-ev-sales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Politics Asia Pacific Europe Vehicles & Technology North America Industry Tokyo Auto Show China U.S. Japan Technology Switzerland Asia Pacific Miscellaneous News & Analysis Auto Makers Nissan Management & Strategy Plants & Production Politics Tokyo Auto Show Carlos Ghosn China Japan Leaf Nissan Switzerland U.S. yen Wed, 30 Nov 2011 18:35:00 +0000 358991 at http://wardsauto.com Tokyo Auto Show Mood Turns Bright http://wardsauto.com/news-analysis/tokyo-auto-show-mood-turns-bright <div class="field-byline"> Christie Schweinsberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Japan’s auto show long has been known for the wackiest concept cars in the industry, but many of this year’s models have production intentions.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-analysis/tokyo-auto-show-mood-turns-bright" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Asia Pacific Vehicles & Technology Industry Tokyo Auto Show Japan Technology Asia Pacific Miscellaneous News & Analysis Audi Auto Makers Honda Smart Subaru Toyota Volkswagen Tokyo Auto Show Vehicles & Technology Audi Honda Japan Martin Winterkorn Rupert Stadler Smart Subaru Tokyo Motor Show Toyota Volkswagen Wed, 30 Nov 2011 16:53:00 +0000 401531 at http://wardsauto.com Subaru Unveils Production BRZ Sports Car in Tokyo http://wardsauto.com/news-analysis/subaru-unveils-production-brz-sports-car-tokyo <div class="field-byline"> Christie Schweinsberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The coupe, developed jointly by Subaru and Toyota is touted as lightweight at 2,690 lbs.,with a low center of gravity due to the engine placement.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-analysis/subaru-unveils-production-brz-sports-car-tokyo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Asia Pacific Vehicles & Technology Industry Tokyo Auto Show Japan Technology Asia Pacific Miscellaneous News & Analysis Auto Makers Toyota Tokyo Auto Show Vehicles & Technology Japan Tokyo Motor Show Toyota Wed, 30 Nov 2011 14:44:00 +0000 358351 at http://wardsauto.com Toyota to Showcase Hybrids, Sports Cars at Tokyo Show http://wardsauto.com/news-analysis/toyota-showcase-hybrids-sports-cars-tokyo-show <div class="field-byline"> Roger Schreffler </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In addition to electrified vehicles, the FCV-R fuel cell-powered sedan will make its world debut. Toyota plans to launch the model, which will have a cruising distance of more than 437 miles, in 2015.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-analysis/toyota-showcase-hybrids-sports-cars-tokyo-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Asia Pacific Vehicles & Technology Industry Tokyo Auto Show Alternative (EVs, HEVs, FCVs) Japan Technology Asia Pacific Miscellaneous News & Analysis Auto Makers Lexus Toyota Electric Vehicles Hybrid Vehicles Tokyo Auto Show Vehicles & Technology electric vehicle hybrid Japan Lexus Prius Tokyo Motor Show Toyota Tue, 22 Nov 2011 14:29:00 +0000 407641 at http://wardsauto.com Tokyo to Feature EVs, Hybrids and Fuel-Cell Vehicles http://wardsauto.com/news-analysis/tokyo-feature-evs-hybrids-and-fuel-cell-vehicles <div class="field-byline"> Roger Schreffler </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The event will be smaller than in the past, in part because of the March 11 earthquake and tsunami. Nevertheless, it will showcase the latest in Japanese automotive technology.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-analysis/tokyo-feature-evs-hybrids-and-fuel-cell-vehicles" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Asia Pacific Vehicles & Technology Industry Tokyo Auto Show Alternative (EVs, HEVs, FCVs) Japan Technology Asia Pacific Miscellaneous News & Analysis Auto Makers BMW Daihatsu Honda Mazda Mercedes Mitsubishi Nissan Peugeot Subaru Suzuki Volvo Car Fuel-Cell Vehicles Hybrid Vehicles Tokyo Auto Show Vehicles & Technology BMW Daihatsu Electric Vehicles Honda hybrid Japan Mazda Mercedes-Benz Mitsubishi Nissan Subaru Suzuki Tokyo Motor Show Volvo Thu, 17 Nov 2011 15:20:00 +0000 358921 at http://wardsauto.com Takeri Peek at Next Midsize Mazda http://wardsauto.com/news-analysis/takeri-peek-next-midsize-mazda <div class="field-byline"> Alan Harman </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The concept features a new regenerative braking system that stores electricity in capacitors for use in powering accessories.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-analysis/takeri-peek-next-midsize-mazda" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Asia Pacific Vehicles & Technology Industry Tokyo Auto Show Japan Safety Technology Technology Asia Pacific Miscellaneous News & Analysis Auto Makers Mazda Electronics Tokyo Auto Show Transmissions Vehicles & Technology Japan Mazda Skyactiv Tue, 25 Oct 2011 18:10:00 +0000 406271 at http://wardsauto.com