Mark Jones
Road Test Editor
5 minute read
30 Oct 2019
9:09 am

Toyota and Lexus preview the future in Tokyo

Mark Jones

Mobile solutions for the future that may even include riding on a broomstick

The Tokyo Motor Show never fails to impress and by impress, I don’t mean showing off all the latest production models that will make their way to South Africa. I mean it impresses in a very quirky Japanese take-on-the-future kinda way. This year was no different. Sure, electrification and autonomous driving are the go-to defaults around the world, but maybe not so much here at home yet. I mean, we pay Eskom billions to switch the lights off every time they get greedy and spit their dummies out to get more funding. And, honestly, can you then imagine an autonomous...