Tokyo Auto Salon 2019: Check stunning pics from this custom-vehicle extravaganza

ZeeBiz WebTeam | Jan 14, 2019, 01:54 PM IST

Japan’s annual custom-vehicle extravaganza is going on in Tokyo where exhibitors congregated to showcase their vehicles. Hundreds of thousands of visitors are turning up to witness the exhibition. According to a Bloomberg report, the exhibits include a souped-up tuk-tuk, or rickshaw, (“the world’s fastest”), concept cars from major manufacturers and carefully restored vintage models. The three-day event, where as many as 420 companies participated was closed on Sunday. It also showcased some of the complete vehicles for sale. 

 

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1. A Toyota Supra is on display at the Tokyo Auto Salon 2019. Image source: IANS

 

 

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2. A model poses beside a vehicle during the Tokyo Auto Salon 2019. Image source: IANS

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3. People visit the Tokyo Auto Salon 2019 in Chiba. As many as 420 companies took part in the three-day event, which was closed on Sunday. Image source: IANS

 

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4. The Tokyo Auto Salon is similar to the SEMA aftermarket show in Las Vegas. Unlike SEMA, the Tokyo Auto Salon is not a trade-only show but is also open to public. Image source: IANS

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5. This year's Tokyo Auto Salon showcased over 900 unique vehicles from major Japanese manufacturers and aftermarket tuners at the 3-day event. Image source: IANS

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6. Tokyo Auto Salon 2019 is showcasing many concept cars and motor racing wing circuit models from races past and for races future. Image source: IANS 

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7. The three-day event, which was closed on Sunday, had some of Japan’s leading automobile manufacturers. The evolution of the event over the years reflected that the culture of modifying cars has also become a reality. Image source: IANS