Newest Electric Vehicles to Be Displayed at Tokyo Motor Show

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Tokyo, Oct. 11 (Jiji Press)--Automakers will showcase their newest models and prototypes of electric vehicles at the Tokyo Motor Show, set to begin on Oct. 24.

Japanese automakers hope to promote their technologies, amid intensified competition in electric vehicle development, reflecting worldwide moves to tighten environmental restrictions.

Vehicles with cutting-edge technologies, including autonomous driving and artificial intelligence, will be displayed at the event.

Tokyo Big Sight convention center in Koto Ward and nearby facilities, which will host the biennial auto industry show, are expected to turn into a showcase for near-future vehicles.

After an opening event on Oct. 24, the show will be open to the general public from Oct. 25 through Nov. 4. The media preview will be held for two days from Oct. 23.

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