Foreign Visitors To Japan Hit 2nd-highest Monthly Total In Jan.

Foreign visitors to Japan hit 2nd-highest monthly total in Jan.The estimated number of foreign visitors to Japan in January soared 24.0 percent from a year earlier to 2,295,700, marking the second-highest monthly figure after last July, a government body said Wednesday.
Visitors mainly from China and Taiwan flocked to Japan during the Lunar New Year holiday season, according to the Japan National Tourism Organization.

Lexus Follows Record Year With Strong January

Lexus Follows Record Year with Strong JanuaryLuxury carmaker Lexus has begun 2017 strongly on the back of record sales achieved last year in Australia and worldwide.
Official automotive industry statistics released today show Lexus lifted its local sales by almost 21.5 per cent in January compared with the final month of 2016.

Lexus January 2017 Sales Report

Lexus January 2017 Sales ReportLexus USA has reported 15,572 total sales for January 2017, a 25.6% decrease over last year.

Here’s Lexus USA general manager Jeff Bracken on the sales downturn this month:
“January proved to be a challenging month driven by limited LUV availability and the strength of our December results.

Toyota Reveals New Model Camry Jan 2017

Toyota Reveals New Model Camry Jan 2017Toyota's eighth-generation Camry sedan has been unveiled by the company's global president Akio Toyoda at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit.
The latest Camry - featuring new styling with greater showroom appeal, a dynamic new platform and a more engaging drive - made its debut almost 34 years after the first model went on sale.

Abe To Open Ordinary Diet Session On Jan. 20

Abe to open ordinary Diet session on Jan. 20The Diet will be convened into an ordinary session on Jan. 20, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Wednesday.
Abe unveiled the schedule during a press conference held after his New Year’s visit to Ise Jingu, a major Shinto shrine in Ise, Mie Prefecture.

U.s. To Resume Osprey Aerial Refueling Drills In January

U.S. to resume Osprey aerial refueling drills in JanuaryThe U.S. military in Japan plans to resume aerial refueling drills of its Ospreys possibly in early January, the same training that led to a crash-landing of the tilt-rotor aircraft in Okinawa Prefecture, sources said.
U.S. Forces Japan (USFJ) informed the Japanese government of the plan, saying a thorough confirmation of refueling procedures and safety will prevent a recurrence of the accident, the sources said.

Fujifilm X100f Rumored For January 19 Announcement

Fujifilm X100F Rumored For January 19 AnnouncementThe Fujifilm X100F is a camera that we have been hearing a lot about recently. It is the successor to the X100T, a compact camera that seems to have won the hearts of many a photographer, so safe to say that the anticipation regarding its release is pretty high. So the question is, when will this announcement take place?

Sony’s New Ps4 Platinum Wireless Headset Releases January 12th

Sony’s New PS4 Platinum Wireless Headset Releases January 12thSony has announced a new gaming headset that it’s calling the Platinum Wireless Headset. The company is going to start selling this headset from next month. The headset promises enhanced, highly positional 7.1 virtual surround sound made possible by PlayStation’s proprietary 3D audio technology. It also features hidden noise-cancelling microphones to enable crisp and clear communication without requiring a boom mic.

Nintendo Switch Presentation Set For 8 Pm Pt, January 12, 2017

Nintendo Switch Presentation Set For 8 PM PT, January 12, 2017A couple of months ago, Nintendo revealed that they will be holding a special presentation come 12th of January, 2017 in which they will detail the Nintendo Switch console. However the question is, what time will this presentation air? For those eager to learn more, Nintendo has confirmed that it will be aired come 8 PM PT/11 PM ET on the 12th of January, 2017.

Tokina Firin 20mm F2 Fe Mf Lens To Begin Shipping January 27

Tokina FiRIN 20mm F2 FE MF lens to begin shipping January 27Tokina launched the FíRIN 20mm F2 FE MF lens for Sony E mount just prior to Photokina this year, and has announced that the lens will go on sale at the end of January. The wide-angle lens features three super-low dispersion elements alongside a pair of aspherical elements, an F2 to F22 aperture range, and a nine-blade diaphragm. In addition to full-frame Sony E mount cameras, this lens can also be used with APS-C models.

We'll See The Next Lexus Ls Debut In Detroit This January

We'll see the next Lexus LS debut in Detroit this JanuaryLexus announced today that the next-generation LS luxury sedan will make its official debut at the Detroit Auto Show in January. A fitting venue considering the original LS sedan made its debut there way back in 1989. Lexus didn't reveal much about the new flagship other than the teaser photo above. The company says that the LS will use a lengthened version of the LC 500 coupe's chassis, which should be a good thing if it also means Lexus can give the LS even a little bit of the emotion and character we found in the LC.