The Tokyo Motor Show opened to the public on Friday at Tokyo Big Sight, with more than 180 companies and organizations showcasing concept cars, latest model electric vehicles and other products. This year's event runs until Nov. 4.

Here is a collection of photos taken by Kyodo News photographers earlier this week during a press preview:

(Toyota's e-Care concept vehicle)

(Mitsubishi's Mi-Tech concept sport utility vehicle)

(Nissan's Ariya concept car)

(Nissan IMk concept car)

(Panasonic's SPACe_L autonomous concept car)

(Yamaha's Land Link Concept)

(Mazda's MX-30)

(Honda e)

(Honda's Fit)

(Toyota Boshoku's booth)

(A Kidzania booth where children can learn how cars are assembled)