Self-driving cars of the near future presented at the Tokyo motor show


TOKYO, October 28. /Corr. Igor Beliaev, Vasily Golovnin/. The head of the concern Renault-Nissan Carlos Ghosn believes that it is able to move independently of the car with artificial intelligence will dominate the market in the future and his company plans in 2016 to launch sales of the first machines of this type, first in Japan and then in China, USA and EU countries. World-famous Manager stated this at the auto show 2015 Tokyo Motor Show, which opened Tuesday in the exhibition complex Tokyo Big Sight.

“90% of road accidents occur due to human error, said Carlos Ghosn at a press conference. – Automatic driving will be to correct this deficiency, will make the ride safer and more enjoyable”. In one of the halls of the motor show Nissan demonstrated in the pilot of the electric car “IDS-conсept”, which in unmanned mode independently moved along the artificial track. It is equipped with a new powerful battery pack, allowing a single charge to drive up to 600 km.

Mitsubishi Motor also revealed an experimental model of parquet SUV, also able to move in an unmanned mode. Honda motor for the first time presented to the public the fuel cell vehicle using hydrogen fuel. It goes on sale next year after already available on the market hydrogen-powered car “Mirai”, Toyota motor Corporation. All wheel drive Japanese car companies intend to start selling cars on hydrogen fuel elements to the Tokyo summer Olympics in 2020, where they will become the official transportation for athletes and members of delegations.

Latest technology, design and imagination

This year the motor show is held under the motto “Technology plus imagination”. “It is an expression of our desire to provide a platform on which visitors can experience an exhilarating experience as they discover the latest technology,” – said in an official statement the organizers of the automotive exhibition. Participation in this year’s motor show in Tokyo more than 30 Japanese and foreign automakers.

The main attention they paid to the technologies of the future – fuel cells, vehicles with electric and hybrid engines. Among them, in particular, the new version of the popular Prius sedan auto giant Toyota, which is a liter of gasoline can go up to 40 km. the Nissan is a concept car under the name Teatro for Dayz, the design of which allows the driver to determine the design of your car. Experts liken it to a “blank canvas” on which the machine owner is able to Express their individuality. Equipped with a huge number of modern electronics that allows to achieve incredible customization of both the interior and exterior of cars, Teatro for Dayz presented as a first car for a new generation.

Dozens Prime

At the motor show will Premier 76. In particular, the German BMW is showing for the first time in Tokyo its sports coupe, the M4 GTS. Special attention attracts visitors ‘ section of the exhibition area of nearly 7 thousand square meters, which imitated a piece of the city of the future – what should be Tokyo in 2020.

In the Japanese capital Motor Show is held every two years for nearly half a century. The first auto show was held in Tokyo in 1954. In 2013 it was visited by over 900 thousand people.