tokyo 2013.automotiveITThe 2013 Tokyo Motor Show will be held at the Tokyo Big Sight exhibition center November 20 through December 1. The show, which has as its theme "Compete! And shape a new future," will start with two press days November 20 and 21. It opens to the public Friday, November 22.

The event traditionally features a wide range of innovative concept cars. Toyota, Japan's biggest automaker, will display five concept vehicles that offer its vision of future mobility. Toyota said the concepts, which include a fuel-cell vehicle and a next-generation taxi, will underscore the "joy of driving."

This year's Tokyo Motor show will pay particular attention to new mobility concepts designed for growing metropolitan areas. A special exhibition called "Smart Mobility City 2013" will showcase new technologies, systems and services as well as next-generation vehicles that demonstrate how mobility and social systems can come together in tomorrow's cities.

More information on the Tokyo Motor Show is available http://www.tokyo-motorshow.com/en/.