Many were hoping, wishing, praying that 2017’s Tokyo Motor Show would debut the long-awaited follow-up to the RX-7: Mazda’s much-loved rotary-engined modern classic.
No such luck this time. Instead, the Japanese car maker opted to show off two highly impressive concepts that provide heavy clues to what future Mazda models may look and feel like.
The first is the Vision Coupe. This arty and elegant design study is the sole work of Mazda’s design boss Ikuo Maeda.