Cool cars from the Tokyo Motor Show

From sporty coupes you'll soon see on the highway, to wild concept cars featuring augmented reality, Japan's big car show has something for everybody.

Toyota GT-86

Japan's big car show opens this week and, as usual, a few interesting new models and some of the world's strangest concept cars are on display.

The Toyota GT-86 is one model that will actually go into production. This rear-wheel-drive coupe, developed in conjunction with Subaru, will be sold in the U.S. as the Scion FR-S.

Despite its aggressive looks, the GT-86 isn't all about power. By today's standards, the car's 197 horsepower is relatively modest. Instead, Toyota boasts of the GT-86's light weight and good balance.

By Peter Valdes-Dapena @PeterDrives - Last updated December 02 2011: 10:53 AM ET
Join the Conversation
12 most profitable cars

These models have brought in more money for the manufacturers than any other, according an industry analyst's report.

Find Your Next Car

Get the latest car news:

Market indexes are shown in real time, except for the DJIA, which is delayed by two minutes. All times are ET. Disclaimer Morningstar: © 2014 Morningstar, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Disclaimer The Dow Jones IndexesSM are proprietary to and distributed by Dow Jones & Company, Inc. and have been licensed for use. All content of the Dow Jones IndexesSM © 2014 is proprietary to Dow Jones & Company, Inc. Chicago Mercantile Association. The market data is the property of Chicago Mercantile Exchange Inc. and its licensors. All rights reserved. FactSet Research Systems Inc. 2014. All rights reserved. Most stock quote data provided by BATS.