Yamaha: Steady Start To Proceedings For Febvre

Yamaha: Steady Start to Proceedings for FebvreThe thirty-two lighting poles that surround the distinctive man-made motocross track at the International Circuit of Losail, in Qatar, were illuminated today for the opening round of the FIM Motocross World Championship where Monster Energy Yamaha Factory Racing's Romain Febvre showcased his ability to triumph over adversity with a promising third place finish in the final race of the night

Positive Start To Opening Round For Pata Yamaha

Positive Start To Opening Round For Pata YamahaIn relatively cool and completely dry conditions the Pata Yamaha Official WorldSBK Team got its 2017 season underway with two 60-minute practice sessions at the 4.445km Phillip Island circuit.
Alex Lowes finished a strong sixth in the rankings, 0.628 seconds from the fastest rider, despite concentrating all his efforts in finding a chassis and race tyre combination with which to take on the challenge of race one on Saturday 25th February. He qualified directly into Superpole 2, which will take place after a 25-minute Free Practice 3 session on Saturday morning.

Protesters Oppose Start Of Offshore Work For U.s. Base Relocation In Okinawa

Protesters oppose start of offshore work for U.S. base relocation in OkinawaProtesters staged a demonstration here against the start of offshore work on Feb. 6 to build a substitute facility for the U.S. Marine Corps Air Station Futenma in Ginowan, Okinawa Prefecture.
Those against the base relocation within the prefecture attempted to block vehicles involved in the work in front of the U.S. military's Camp Schwab in the Henoko district of Nago where the work got underway.

How To Use Clutch Start Cancel In The Toyota Tacoma Trd Pro

How to Use Clutch Start Cancel in the Toyota Tacoma TRD ProIt’s clear from Toyota’s vehicle lineup that the brand is serious about off-roading, with nameplates like 4Runner and Land Cruiser leading the charge into the dirt.
It is with the Tacoma, Toyota’s small pickup, where the brand proves it still cares for its enthusiast base, as the truck received an all-new six-speed manual transmission when it redesigned for 2016, an option that has almost entirely disappeared from the pickup truck landscape.

Motogp: Positive Start For Movistar Yamaha To Sepang Pre-season Test

MotoGP: Positive start for Movistar Yamaha to Sepang pre-season testMovistar Yamaha MotoGP Team‘s Maverick Viñales and Valentino Rossi successfully completed the first day of official IRTA MotoGP testing in 2017 at the Sepang International circuit in Malaysia, taking third and eighth place in the timesheets.
The Movistar Yamaha MotoGP riders proved to have kept their form despite the winter break, with riders Maverick Viñales and Valentino Rossi ending the first day of the Sepang MotoGP Official Testing in third and eighth place respectively.

Kyoto’s Leisure Districts Start New Year

Kyoto’s leisure districts start New YearFour of the five traditional hanamachi entertainment districts in Kyoto held ceremonies to start business for the New Year on Saturday. Geiko (Kyoto’s version of geisha) and maiko apprentices pledged to develop dancing and other entertainment skills further for the year.

Sumo: Mongolian Yokozuna Off To Winning Start At New Year Tourney

Sumo: Mongolian yokozuna off to winning start at New Year tourneySumo's three Mongolian yokozuna had convincing wins on Sunday as the 15-day New Year Grand Sumo Tournament got under way before Japan's emperor and empress.
Kakuryu, who won his third career title in most-recent November tourney, was never troubled against Tochinoshin, latching onto a left overarm belt hold before sending the Georgian komusubi sprawling with a pulling throw for his 20th win in their career 21 meetings.

Fresh Start For 2017

Fresh start for 2017People across Japan have resumed business after a week of year end and New Year holidays.
Officials of Kumamoto Prefecture, which suffered widespread damage from a series of strong earthquakes last year, were back at work.

Infiniti’s Slow-burn Start In Australia Was Necessary, Local Boss Says

Infiniti’s slow-burn start in Australia was necessary, local boss saysThe head of Infiniti in Australia believes that offering a mostly ageing line-up through a small handful of dealers since the brand’s Australian launch in 2012 was a necessary phase before launching a broader spread of all-new models.

Speaking with CarAdvice, Infiniti Australia managing director Jean Philippe-Roux said that the company’s slow-burn start has given it time to build a dealer network and infrastructure, paving the way not only for the Q50 that debuted here in 2014, but also for the new Q30/QX30 twins and the big new Q60 coupe.

Toyota To Start Sales Of Fuel Cell Buses From Early 2017

Toyota to Start Sales of Fuel Cell Buses From Early 2017Toyota Motor Corporation will begin selling fuel cell buses under the Toyota brand from early 2017.
Having already undergone repeated field tests for practical use, the Bureau of Transportation of the Tokyo Metropolitan Government plans to utilise two of these fuel cell buses (model name: Toyota FC Bus) as fixed-route buses.

Yamaha Make Promising Start To Endurance Season At Bol D'or

Yamaha Make Promising Start To Endurance Season At Bol d'OrMaking a remarkable comeback during the second part of the Bol d'Or 24 Hour, GMT94 Yamaha Official EWC Team wrapped up a challenging 2016/2017 FIM Endurance World Championship season opener with an impressive ninth place. Enduring a rollercoaster of emotions, YART Yamaha Official EWC Team were forced to retire from a very strong runner-up position after 15 hours of intense racing.

Lexus Rc F Vs Bmw M4 From A Rolling Start

Lexus RC F vs BMW M4 From A Rolling StartWhile some reviewers say the Lexus RC F falls short of being a so-called M4-killer, others still point out that it's a more powerful car on paper.
A quick look at the specs shows the RC F rated at 477 PS (470 HP) and 530 Nm (390 lb-ft) of torque, whereas the BMW M4 is only good for 431 PS (425 HP) and 550 Nm (405 lb-ft) of torque.