• Short Summary

    A RECORD NUMBER OF 500 VEHICLES FROM 286 JAPANESE MANUFACTURERS ARE ON DISPLAY AT THE TENTH ALL-JAPAN AUTOMOBILE SHOW WHICH OPENED AT THE INTERNATIONAL TRADE CENTRE AT TOKYO'S HARUMI PIER ON SATURDAY, OCTOBER 26.

  • Description

    A RECORD NUMBER OF 500 VEHICLES FROM 286 JAPANESE MANUFACTURERS ARE ON DISPLAY AT THE TENTH ALL-JAPAN AUTOMOBILE SHOW WHICH OPENED AT THE INTERNATIONAL TRADE CENTRE AT TOKYO'S HARUMI PIER ON SATURDAY, OCTOBER 26.

    THIS YEAR'S DISPLAY, WHICH WILL END ON NOVEMBER 10, IS THE LAST LIMITED TO JAPANESE PRODUCTS.

    WITH THE LIBERALISATION OF VEHICLE IMPORTS DUE TO GO INTO EFFECT NEXT YEAR, MANUFACTURERS FROM ALL OVER THE WORLD ARE EXPECTED TO SHOW VEHICLES AT FUTURE MOTOR SHOWS.

    THE 500 VEHICLES - PASSENGER CARS, TRUCKS, TWO AND THREE-WHEELERS, AND BUSES - REPRESENT A 20 PER CENT INCREASE ON LAST YEAR'S FIGURE. AUTO PARTS, ACCESSORIES AND REPAIR EQUIPMENT ARE ALSO ON DISPLAY.

    ONE CAR WHICH IS ATTRACTING ATTENTION IN THE 1,000 - 1,500 SC SECTION IS THE NEW DATSUN BLUEBIRD, THE STYLE OF WHICH HAS BEEN CHANGED FOR THE FIRST TIME IN FOUR YEARS.

    MEANWHILE, THE BUILDING OF EXPRESSWAYS THROUGHOUT JAPAN HAS SPURRED COMPETITION AMONG MANUFACTURERS IN THE 2,000 CC GROUP WHERE A RECORD NUMBER OF VEHICLES ARE ON DISPLAY.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA57JT972UQTYC9E3WU0RDIX6Q8
    Media URN:
    VLVA57JT972UQTYC9E3WU0RDIX6Q8
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/10/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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