Kisenosato Dealt 1st Loss Of New Year 2017

Kisenosato dealt 1st loss of New Year 2017Ozeki Kisenosato was dealt his first loss of the New Year Grand Sumo Tournament, but yokozuna and closest rival Hakuho failed to take advantage when he was also sent to defeat on the ninth day of action Monday at Tokyo’s Ryogoku Kokugikan.
Kisenosato, aiming for his first career Emperor’s Cup, was forced out by fellow ozeki Kotoshogiku, who had incentive of his own. He faces demotion if he fails to attain a winning record — and with six losses already, he could hardly afford another.

2017 Suzuki Ignis Pricing And Specs In Australia

2017 Suzuki Ignis pricing and specs in AustraliaThe retro-styled 2017 Suzuki Ignis high-riding city car launched in Australia this week, giving the brand a chic new option to lure urban dwellers.
Billed as an edgy crossover on account of 180mm ground clearance (more than a Mazda CX-3) the new Ignis is in fact about the same size as a Kia Picanto or Holden Spark.

Toyota Outfits The C-hr And 86 With Trd Parts For 2017 Tokyo Auto Salon

Toyota Outfits the C-HR and 86 with TRD Parts for 2017 Tokyo Auto SalonToyota’s aftermarket division TRD has put together some one-off versions of the C-HR crossover and 86 sports car to show off at the Tokyo Auto Salon.
A total of six different TRD-tuned models are on display at the Toyota stand in Tokyo this year, bringing along plenty of body modifications, custom wheels and tons of add-ons.

Lexus Is Sending Its 2017 Rc F Gt3 To Do Battle In The Us And Japan

Lexus is sending its 2017 RC F GT3 to do battle in the US and JapanBare carbon fiber doesn't do much to tone down the swoopy, animal RC F GT3, does it? This is the latest tweak of the Lexus GT3 racer, which appeared in an earlier spec with the American team F Performance Racing. (Incidentally, the team changed its name to 3GT Racing recently to further differentiate itself from Lexus.) The latest RC F racer will compete in IMSA and Super GT racing.

2017 Detroit Auto Show: 2018 Toyota Nascar Camry

2017 Detroit Auto Show: 2018 Toyota NASCAR CamryToyota is really excited about its participation in NASCAR, despite a connection to its consumer cars thinner than the decals that identify it as a Camry. Disbelief in the branding fiction aside, the restyled stock car will race this year and try to protect its 2016 manufacturer's championship.

2017 Detroit Auto Show: 2018 Toyota Camry

2017 Detroit Auto Show: 2018 Toyota CamryEven as SUVs and crossovers are taking a bite out of sedan sales, the Toyota Camry still managed to be the best-selling vehicle in 2016 without a truck bed. Impressive, given that it was in the seventh and final year of its current design. And doubly so considering that it was design that was never exactly at the forefront of style, innovation or, critically, the midsize sedan pack.

2017 Detroit Auto Show: Nissan Brings The Qashqai To The Us

2017 Detroit Auto Show: Nissan brings the Qashqai to the USFor 2017 the Nissan Rogue not only received a refresh and a new hybrid powertrain, it gets a little brother in the guise of the five-passenger Rogue Sport. In truth, this is an imported Qashqai, made legal and spiffy for our shores. Built on the Renault-Nissan common modular family architecture, the Rogue Sport's wheelbase is just 2.3 inches shorter than the Rogue's; however, the Rogue Sport's overall length shrinks by 12.1 inches versus the larger SUV, and is three inches more compact than the Versa Sedan. Stance doesn't suffer, the Rogue Sport is almost as wide as the midsized Rogue, with bodywork accentuated by plentiful sheetmetal creases.

2017 Detroit Auto Show: 2018 Honda Odyssey Photos

2017 Detroit Auto Show: 2018 Honda Odyssey PhotosHonda has remade its long-running Odyssey minivan with the connected generation and their offspring in mind. The 2018 Odyssey launches this spring with features that help up to eight passengers talk to each other – or more likely zone out and stream web videos.

2017 Detroit Auto Show: Nissan Vmotion 2.0 Concept Photo Update

2017 Detroit Auto Show: Nissan Vmotion 2.0 conceptIf you reconfigured a Nissan Maxima for work inside the digital code of Tron: Legacy, you'd end up with the Vmotion 2.0 concept. Created to showcase the evolution of Nissan's design language and the automaker's aspirations for autonomous cars, the Vmotion 2.0 exaggerates many brand features we're familiar with today.

2017 Detroit Auto Show: 2018 Lexus Ls

2017 Detroit Auto Show: 2018 Lexus LSWhen considering that the Lexus LC 500 made it to production virtually unchanged from concept form, it was reasonable to think that the LS would similarly follow suit. Especially when the LS shares the LC's GA-L platform. Unfortunately, it didn't pan out that way.

Van Beveren And Yamaha Finish Third In Dakar Rally's Penultimate Stage

Van Beveren And Yamaha Finish Third In Dakar Rally's Penultimate StageUpdated: Putting in a great fight today in the mountains of Argentina, Adrien Van Beveren claimed a strong third place result during the 2017 Dakar Rally's penultimate stage. Currently fourth in the rally's provisional overall standings, the Yamalube Yamaha Official Rally Team rider is determined to give his all to bring Yamaha on the rally's final podium.

Multi-platinum Recording Artist Ne-yo To Perform At The 2017 Honda Battle Of The Bands

Multi-Platinum Recording Artist NE-YO to Perform at the 2017 Honda Battle of the BandsGrammy-award winning singer and songwriter NE-YO will rock the stage at the Honda Battle of the Bands (HBOB) Invitational Showcase on January 28, 2017 in Atlanta, in celebration of the program's 15th anniversary. NE-YO will join eight of the nation's top marching bands from Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), as they take the field at the Georgia Dome to perform one last time before the historic Atlanta stadium closes.