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Tokyo Motor Show: Is hi-tech the answer for Japan's car industry?

The Tokyo Motor Show is under way at the end of a dismal year for the Japanese car industry.

After the earthquake and tsunami, the latest threat is the high yen, which makes manufacturing less competitive.

But as Roland Buerk reports, some are placing their hopes for the industry's future on Japan's hi-tech expertise.

  • 01 Dec 2011
  • From the section Asia