The AutoWeek editorial staff announced today its 2009 Tokyo motor show Editors’ Choice Award winners. For more than a decade, the AutoWeek editors have walked the show floors in Detroit, Geneva, Paris, Frankfurt and Tokyo, selecting winners in four categories: Best in Show, Best Concept, Most Significant and Most Fun. The 2009 AutoWeek Editors’ Choice Award winners for the Best of Tokyo are:
BEST IN SHOW: Honda CR-Z Concept 2009
The year 1975 was a difficult one for Meccanica Verghera (MV) Agusta, the aristocratic Italian motorcycle makers. In its 30-year existence, an astounding 37 world racing championships had been won by legends such as Mike Hailwood, Phil Read and Giacomo Agostini. That year, MV Racing had no titles to show.