The two-door S-FR sporty coupe features a long hood and gaping air intake. Toyota bills the concept, which looks remarkably production-ready, as a lightweight, entry model.
The FCV Plus Concept envisions a possible successor to Toyota's Mirai hydrogen fuel cell vehicle that went on sale in the U.S. this year.
A downsized fuel stack rests between the front wheels; the hydrogen tank and battery sit between the rear wheels. In-wheel motors propel the car.
The Kikai ("machine" in Japanese) concept revels in the mechanics of the car much as a glass-backed watch shows off its gears. The engine, suspension, frame and wiring are exposed. The driver sits in front with two passengers behind.
The redesigned Prius has its auto show debut, after several earlier peeks behind the curtain. c