Canon's All-weather Drone Comes With High-sensitivity Camera

Canon's All-weather Drone Comes With High-sensitivity Camera

Canon Marketing Japan Inc announced April 4, 2017, that it will release a drone for disaster control in July 2017.

The drone, "PD6E2000-AWCJ1," was developed by adding Canon Inc's "ME20F-SH" ultrahigh-sensitivity camera to the "PD6E2000-AW" industrial drone of Prodrone Co Ltd. As a result, it can shoot images in dark places during nighttime hours.

Defense Ministry To Abolish Gender Restrictions In Almost All Sdf Units

Defense Ministry to abolish gender restrictions in almost all SDF units

The Defense Ministry is set to lift restrictions on the placement of female personnel within the Self-Defense Forces (SDF) starting this month, opening the way for women to be involved in almost all SDF units, Defense Minister Tomomi Inada announced on April 18.

The move comes as part of efforts by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's administration to promote women's empowerment and gender equality, and is aimed at doubling the ratio of female personnel within the SDF from a mere 6.1 percent as of the end of 2016.

2018 Lexus Ls F Sport Is All Show, No Extra Go In New York

2018 Lexus LS F Sport Is All Show, No Extra Go In New York

Though the Toyota group's racing division in Germany has toyed with the idea, Lexus has never actually produced a full-on LS F. Much as Audi hasn't done an RS8, BMW an M7, or Jaguar an XJR-S – to take on the Mercedes-AMG S63 (much less the twelve-cylinder S65).

The vehicle you see here, however, can at least look the part. Captured on the floor of the Javitz Center where the 2017 New York Auto Show is currently under way is the new Lexus LS F Sport.

See How It All Began With Yakuza Kiwami, Out August 29

See How It All Began with Yakuza Kiwami, out August 29

The meaning of the Japanese word “Kiwami” is “extreme,” and I’d say it’s going to be a pretty extreme year for fans of Sega’s Yakuza games! I’m Scott Strichart, the localization producer for the series, and today we dropped some pretty rad news about Yakuza Kiwami, the upcoming PS4 remake that takes you back to where Yakuza all began in a from-scratch overhaul of the PS2 classic.

As we promised when we announced the game at PlayStation Experience last year, Yakuza Kiwami is coming to North America on August 29, 2017! And it’s going to be a pretty sweet deal. Yakuza 0, which we launched for PS4 earlier this year, was only a success because you — the fans — believed in it, so we’re really going all out for Kiwami as our way to say thank you.

Trump Discloses To Abe All Alternatives On Table To Deal With N. Korea

Trump reveals to Abe all choices on table to deal with N. Korea

TOKYO (Kyodo) - U.S. President Donald Trump disclosed to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in phone talks Thursday that the United States considers all alternatives are on the table in managing North Korea, as indicated by the Japanese pioneer.

Trump "made clear that the United States will keep on strengthening its capacity to hinder and safeguard itself and its partners with the full scope of its military capabilities," the White House later said in an announcement.

Infiniti Presents New Game Fumes Packs For The All-new 2017 Q60 Coupe And 2016-2017 Q50 Brandish Sedan

INFINITI presents new game fumes units for the all-new 2017 Q60 Coupe and 2016-2017 Q50 don carINFINITI now offers another Sport Exhaust Kit for its all-new 2017 Q60 sports roadster and 2016-2017 Q50 cars. These packs enhance the driving background by enhancing the aural fumes note and diminishing general vehicle weight.
Much like the well known Sport Muffler Kit made for the Q50 3.7 and Hybrid in 2015, these new Q60 and Q50 Sport Exhaust Kits highlight cleaned T-304 stainless steel development for solidness and enhanced style. The Q60 and Q50 Exhaust Kits without suppressors lessen vehicle weight by around 16 pounds, and the Q50 Kit with suppressors diminishes vehicle weight by around 9 pounds.

Honda Picks Thailand As Asia's Take Off Platform For All-new Suv

Honda picks Thailand as Asia's take off platform for all-new SUV

Japan's Honda Motor Co. is presenting the new Honda CR-V don utility vehicle in Thailand without precedent for Asia, flagging its solid duty to a deliberately indispensable nation as a fare base and driving market.

By uncovering the fifth era of the CR-V, a seven-seater SUV with 1.6 diesel and 2.4 gas motors, Honda is reinforcing its SUV portfolio in the Thai market in an offer to offer a sum of 120,000 vehicles this year for a pick up of 12 percent from a year back, Honda Automobile (Thailand) Co. says. The CR-V runs in cost from 1.39 million baht to 1.69 million baht ($40,350 to $49,000).

All-new Mazda Cx-5: First European Test-drives

All-new Mazda CX-5: first European test-drivesIn the Tuscan farmland south of Florence, European media agents will get their initial introductions in the driver's seat of the all-new Mazda CX-5, the up and coming era of Japanese carmaker's top-offering model in Europe.
The minimized SUV, which made its European debut not long ago in Geneva, leads another new era of creative and alluring Mazdas. In 2012, the active CX-5 era propelled an amazing new scope of vehicles to Europe including SKYACTIV Technology and KODO styling. Presently, the all-new CX-5 increases current standards for the Mazda line-up's now phenomenal mix of fuel effectiveness, driving fun, grant winning premium looks and top-class safety.

Mazda To Produce All-new Cx-5 At Hofu Plant

Mazda to Produce All-New CX-5 at Hofu PlantMazda Motor Corporation announced today that, starting from November, it will produce the all-new Mazda CX-5 crossover SUV at Hofu Plant in Yamaguchi prefecture in addition to the Hiroshima Plant where it is currently produced. The move will help the automaker respond quickly and flexibly to growing demand for SUVs globally.

Caricasulo And The All-new Yzf-r6 Lead A Yamaha 123 In Thailand

Caricasulo and the all-new YZF-R6 Lead a Yamaha 123 in ThailandGRT Yamaha Official WorldSSP Team's Federico Caricasulo scored his first 2017 FIM World Supersport Championship race win with the all-new YZF-R6 after a dramatic 17-lap World SSP race at the Chang International Circuit. In the second round of the series, in a race that featured very high track and air temperatures, teammate Lucas Mahias looked set for a podium finish of his own but experienced a technical issue early on and had to retire. Two other Yamaha R6 machines scored podium finishes, in the hands of wildcard Decha Kraisart and privateer Niki Tuuli.

All-new Euro Spec 2017 Suzuki Swift Lands Quietly In Geneva

All-New Euro Spec 2017 Suzuki Swift Lands Quietly In GenevaSuzuki's new-generation Swift is currently on display at the 2017 Geneva Motor Show, with UK sales scheduled for June of this year.
In order to suit the needs of European customers, Suzuki conducted tests on European roads, where teams of local evaluation drivers helped hone the new car. Testing the chassis commenced back in January of 2016 in the UK and Germany, with as many as 90 different suspension prototypes tested in total.