New Fifth-generation Lexus Ls 500 To Start Around $75,000 In Usa

New Fifth-Generation Lexus LS 500 to Start Around $75,000 in USA

Lexus has announced the all-new fifth-generation LS flagship sedan will start around $75,000 in the United States, up from the $73,500 base price of the existing model.

This additional cost will be offset by new standard features, though exact details have yet to be released. It’s also expected that 70% of all LS sales will come in below $80,000 before individual options are added. Pricing for the LS will max out at approximately $100,000 for a fully loaded model.

Mazda Outlines Next-generation Technology Plan

Mazda outlines next-generation technology plan

Mazda has outlined its plans for the next generation of its powertrains as well as its autonomous driving and styling outlook as it seeks to cement its position as a manufacturer that sees long-term viability in the internal combustion engine.

Hosting the Mazda technology forum in Frankfurt last week, the Japanese company reinforced its belief that the internal combustion engine will be around for decades to come, rationalising its position against fuel-efficient electrification of the automobile by showcasing what it dubs real world ‘well to wheel' emissions.

Next-generation Lexus Es & Es F Sport Prototypes Spotted!

Next-Generation Lexus ES & ES F SPORT Prototypes Spotted!

Two next-generation Lexus ES prototypes have been spotted in the California desert testing against the Mercedes E300 and Audi A6 — Motor1 has photos of what looks to be both an ES and ES F SPORT (above):

Both sedans have a coupe-like silhouette, much like the all-new fifth-generation LS — the standard ES with a waterfall grille, the other with an F SPORT mesh.

Next-generation Electric Battery Technology Coming To Lexus?

Next-Generation Electric Battery Technology Coming to Lexus?

The Wall Street Journal is reporting Toyota has made a major breakthrough in battery technology:

The technology, a solid electrolyte, would enable smaller, lighter lithium-ion batteries, which theoretically could hold a higher charge—boosting the range of electric vehicles, according to the company.

New Mitsubishi ''next-generation Mpv'' Has A Bold Front End And A 3-row Interior

New Mitsubishi ''Next-Generation MPV'' Has A Bold Front End And A 3-Row Interior

Mitsubishi has officially dropped the veils off the new MPV that will debut at the Indonesia International Auto Show that takes place from August 10 to August 20.

Previously referred to as the Expander, the vehicle's official name has yet to be revealed, but the automaker says that they will make the announcement during the automotive event. Until then, it simply refers to it as the 'Next-Generation MPV'.

Next-generation Lexus Ls Is Semi-autonomous, Not “self-driving”

Next-Generation Lexus LS is Semi-Autonomous, Not “Self-Driving”

Lexus is serious about setting expectations with the new semi-autonomous driving features debuting in the fifth-generation LS flagship — from Automotive News:

Dubbed Driver Emergency Stop Assist, the technology aims to keep drivers engaged when the LS is cruising down the highway in lane-tracing mode. That new cruise control system allows the car to stay centered in its lane and automatically steer around curves at low and high speeds.

All-new 10th Generation Honda Accord Launching This Year With Advanced New Powertrain Lineup

All-New 10th Generation Honda Accord Launching This Year with Advanced New Powertrain Lineup

Honda will launch the most stylish and fun-to-drive Accord ever later this year. The all-new, completely redesigned and reengineered 2018 Honda Accord is the tenth generation of America's best-selling midsize sedan, the number one choice of individual American car buyers cumulatively since 20101. A new-from-the-ground-up design that features a more aggressive stance and proportion than any previous Accord complements the lineup of advanced new powertrains.

The three powerful and fuel-efficient powertrains in the 2018 Accord will include two direct-injected and turbocharged 4-cylinder engines, a new Honda-developed 10-speed automatic transmission and a sporty 6-speed manual transmission that will be available on both turbo engines, as well as the next-generation of Honda's two-motor hybrid powertrain technology. The new Accord design will have a dramatically lower and wider appearance that creates a more aggressive and athletic stance. Additional details on the all-new 2018 Accord design, technology and performance will be released in the weeks ahead.

Sony Announces The Development Of Next-generation Cinealta 36x24mm Full Frame Motion Picture Camera System

Sony announces the development of Next-Generation CineAlta 36x24mm Full Frame Motion Picture Camera System  –  Sony


Sony Electronics is announcing plans for its next-generation CineAlta digital motion picture camera system. This latest addition to the CineAlta family is being developed through careful research and close collaboration with creative professionals including Directors, Cinematographers and Digital Imaging Technicians. Through the implementation of features demanded by the industry, Sony is demonstrating its commitment to innovation and the creative freedom needed for feature filmmaking and production.

Sony Continues Evolution Of Digital Paper With Enhanced Second-generation Technology

Sony Continues Evolution of Digital Paper with Enhanced Second-Generation TechnologyThe second generation of Sony’s Digital Paper (model DPT-RP1) gives users a better document reading, annotating and note-taking experience. New updates include an easier-to-read high-resolution display, a more responsive touch panel, precise handwritten note-taking capabilities and wireless document transfer to a PC or MAC — all packaged in a sleek new device design.

Toyota Tests Hybrid Power Generation System Using Fuel Cell, Gas Turbine

Toyota Tests Hybrid Power Generation System Using Fuel Cell, Gas Turbine

Toyota Motor Corp announced April 26, 2017, that it has started the verification test of a pressure-type hybrid power generation system combining an SOFC (solid oxide fuel cell) and a micro gas turbine.

The system is used as a power generation facility for Toyota's Motomachi Plant (Toyota City, Aichi Prefecture), and the company will verify and evaluate its energy efficiency, operability and durability.

Toyota Starts Trial Of A Hybrid Power Generation System Installed At Motomachi Plant In Toyota City

Toyota Starts Trial of a Hybrid Power Generation System installed at Motomachi Plant in Toyota CityToyota has begun trial operations of the hybrid power generation system, installed at Motomachi Plant in Toyota City, Aichi Prefecture. The hybrid power generation system combines the use of solid oxide fuel cells (SOFC) and micro gas turbines. The hybrid power generation system uses hydrogen and carbon monoxide which have been extracted by reforming natural gas, and employs fuel cell technology and micro gas turbine in its two-stage power generation mechanism, with a rated output of 250 kW. In addition, it has a cogeneration system (combined heat and power) that uses the waste heat produced in power generation.

Rumor: Next-generation Lexus Ct Hatchback This Year?

Rumor: Next-Generation Lexus CT Hatchback This Year?

Taiwanese website U-Car is reporting that Lexus will release a next-generation CT hatchback as early as this year — here's a paraphrased translation:

The market was once thought Lexus intended to replace the existing CT 200h with a new crossover. However, according to overseas media reports, Lexus did not actually stop the development of a new generation of the CT 200h, and the new car is expected in August 2017 will be listed.

Quick Retailing Expels U.s. Generation For Uniqlo

Fast Retailing expels U.S. generation for Uniqlo

The head of Fast Retailing Co. on Wednesday forgot about the likelihood that the Uniqlo easygoing wear chain administrator will take part underway in the United States.

Tadashi Yanai, executive and leader of Fast Retailing, made the comments notwithstanding calls by U.S. President Donald Trump for American and remote organizations working in the United States to make items in the country.