TOKYO, Japan, January 7, 2009 - Honda Access Corporation*1, manufacturer of genuine Honda aftermarket parts and accessories, announced that it will feature two new Modulo*2 concept vehicles in its exhibition at the Tokyo Auto Salon 2009 with NAPAC*3, to be held from Friday, January 9, to Sunday, January 11, 2009, at Makuhari Messe in Chiba, Japan.
The two concept models express the new value that Sports Modulo customization has to offer. Their distinctive exterior styling features chiseled lines, while their interior design emphasizes the experience of driving an exceptional automobile.
The Sports Modulo S2000 Concept, based on the popular S2000 convertible roadster, is a sports car for connoisseurs who desire superior performance combined with a premium interior finish. The Sports Modulo Fit Concept is a compact yet sporty automobile that takes the fun, nimble driving experience of the Fit RS to an entirely new level.
In addition to the Sports Modulo concept vehicles, Honda Access will display Life and Crossroad Styling Study Models, a Racing Modulo Civic Type R competition vehicle and a selection of other automobiles and motorcycles featuring Honda's most advanced equipment. The exhibition will also present the latest Honda car navigation and audio systems and other genuine Honda accessories.
*1 Honda Access Corporation is a wholly owned subsidiary of Honda Motor Co., Ltd.
*2 Modulo is an original Honda customization brand.
*3 Sponsored by the Tokyo Auto Salon Association with the cooperation of the Nippon Auto Parts Aftermarket Committee (NAPAC).
Honda Sports Modulo S2000 Concept
Honda Sports Modulo Fit Concept
Tokyo Auto Salon 2009
Dates, times and location
Friday, January 9
9:00 am – 6:00 pm: admission to persons in automobile industry and press
1:00 pm – 6:00 pm: premium general admission
Saturday, January 10
9:00 am – 6:00 pm: general admission to public
Sunday, January 11
9:00 am – 5:00 pm: general admission to public
Halls 1-8 and Event Hall, International Convention Hall, Makuhari Messe (Japan Convention Center), Chiba, Japan
Honda Access exhibition overview press conferences
Date, times and location
Friday, January 9, 9:30 am and 11:00 am
Exhibit #448 (Honda display), Central Hall, International Convention Hall, Makuhari Messe (Japan Convention Center), Chiba, Japan
Honda vehicles on exhibit
[Concept model automobiles (2)]
Sports Modulo S2000 Concept
Sports Modulo Fit Concept
[Study model automobiles (2)]
Life Styling Study
Crossroad Styling Study
[Competition automobile (1)]
Racing Modulo Civic Type R (Ranked second in Super Taikyu Series 2008, ST-class 4)
[Motorcycle exhibited at Milan Show/EICMA 2007 (1)]
[Production automobiles (9)]
Sports Modulo Civic Type R, Touring Modulo Accord, Touring Modulo Accord Tourer, Modulo Odyssey Absolute, Modulo Odyssey, Life, Zest Spark, Freed, Fit Sports Neo
[Production motorcycles (3)]
CBR 1000RR, Shadow Classic 400, Forza X