Monday October 20, 2003
Another eye-catching preview of what's on offer at this week's 2003 Tokyo Motor Show is this NEOS-II Crossover Utility Vehicle (CUV) from Hyundai. The futuristic compact utility vehicle is fitted an Adaptive Forward Lighting System and an innovative multi-link rear sliding door for easier entry and egress and the front seating is designed to match the comfort of luxury sedans.
A creation of the company's Japan Design Center, NEOS-II (NE ologism Of Style) is the second major concept to be executed by the Chiba-based center.
Overall Length: 3,835 mm (25mm longer than Getz)
Overall Width: 1,775mm (15mm wider than Tiburon)
Overall Height: 1,585 mm (90mm higher than Getz)
Tyre Size: 255/35 ZR20
Seating Capacity: 4 persons
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Mike grew up thinking he would become a mathematician, accidentally started motorcycle racing, got a job writing road tests for a motorcycle magazine while at university, and became a writer. As a travelling photojournalist during his early career, his work was published in a dozen languages across 20+ countries. He went on to edit or manage over 50 print publications, with target audiences ranging from pensioners to plumbers, many different sports, many car and motorcycle magazines, with many more in the fields of communication - narrow subject magazines on topics such as advertising, marketing, visual communications, design, presentation and direct marketing. Then came the internet and Mike managed internet projects for Australia's largest multimedia company, Telstra.com.au (Australia's largest Telco), Seek.com.au (Australia's largest employment site), top100.com.au, hitwise.com, and a dozen other internet start-ups before founding Gizmag in 2002. Now he writes and thinks.
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