2011 Tokyo Motor Show News

Dec. 19, 2011

Driving Miss Fairlady

This year’s Tokyo Motor Show has ended. The car booths are dismantled, and number-crunchers eye final attendance of about 842,000 visitors, up some 50% from 2009 – in three less days of operation. Motor shows are a...
Nissan LEAF NISMO Concept
Dec. 5, 2011

NISMO Concept Reveals a Different Side to Nissan LEAF

Nismo Concept shows the sporty side of LEAF Full body kit enhances style and... increases downforce for road hugging performance LED front lighting accentuates sense of motion Second Nismo Concept, following Nis...
Dec. 5, 2011

Nissan LEAF Wins Car of the Year Japan 2011-2012

Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. is proud to announce that its 100% electric Nissan LEAF has won the Car of the Year Japan 2011-2012 award. The Car of the Year Japan 2011-2012 winner was announced at the 42nd Tokyo Motor Show*1 venue. Th...
Nov. 30, 2011

Tokyo Motor Show grows in comeback year

The Tokyo Motor Show opened to international media Wednesday, the last major industry exhibition of the year, with a focus on green technology and mobility. Held in the Japanese capital city for the first time since 1987, the...
Nov. 30, 2011

Executive Session

CEOs have public moments, but for those in the auto industry there is probably no greater time of focus in the media eye than at a car show, particularly one in a host country. Concept car debuts, media and analyst roundtables,...
New NISMO Global Headquarter in Tsurumi, Yokohama
Nov. 29, 2011

Nismo Performance Road Car Strategy Revealed

Major growth planned for Nissan's performance arm Nismo-tuned examples of mainstream models promised Nissan Juke Nismo Concept shows what the future might bring Wider range of after sales performance parts to be deve...
Nissan PIVO 3 EV Concept
Nov. 29, 2011

PIVO 3: Smart Urban Commuter is EV of the Near Future

It all started in 2005. Since featuring PIVO 1 at the Tokyo Motor Show, Nissan has introduced six other EV concepts, all demonstrating Nissan’s dedication to creating exciting and innovative zero emission mobility solutions. A...