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.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.