Using the latest in trends and technology, van builders showed up in force at the Tokyo Auto Salon held in January. More than 75 vans were on display featuring high-end audio systems, the latest in TV projectors, and body mods that have yet made there way to the US. Seen as everyday transportation, vans are used widely in Japan and are at the forefront of the customization culture.

Need ideas for your van project, check out how they do things an ocean away and be inspired.