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Nissan announces U.S. pricing for 2018 Murano

Nissan announces U.S. pricing for 2018 Murano

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Nissan today announced U.S. pricing for the 2018 Murano, which is on sale now at Nissan dealers nationwide with a starting MSRP of $30,5501. For the 2018 model year, Murano receives a number of significant enhancements, including:

Acura and Amazon Celebrate Entrepreneurial Spirit in a New Documentary

Acura and Amazon Celebrate Entrepreneurial Spirit in a New Documentary

Acura, Amazon Media Group and Amazon Launchpad have collaborated on a new long format documentary that explores the journey and spirit that drives entrepreneurs and the process of taking a product from concept to market. Debuting today, "This Is What We Make" is available on Prime Video through the Amazon...

2018 Accord Named Overall Best Buy of 2018 as Honda Models Win 7 of 12 Kelley Blue Book Awards

2018 Accord Named Overall Best Buy of 2018 as Honda Models Win 7 of 12 Kelley Blue Book Awards

The all-new 2018 Honda Accord was named the Overall Best Buy of 2018 by Kelley Blue Book (KBB) as Honda vehicles took top honors in 7 of twelve 'Best Buy' award categories. The all-new Accord bested every other new vehicle in the market because, according to the expert team of...

2018 Honda Clarity Plug-in Hybrid Pricing to Start at $33,400

2018 Honda Clarity Plug-in Hybrid Pricing to Start at $33,400

Just in time for the holidays, the 2018 Honda Clarity Plug-in Hybrid will go on sale December 1, 2017 at dealerships nationwide. The midsize plug-in hybrid starts at a Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) of $33,400 with highly equipped standard equipment and is offered with a Touring trim for $36,600.1 "The...

New 2018 Toyota Rush Leaked Ahead Of Next Week's Unveiling

New 2018 Toyota Rush Leaked Ahead Of Next Week's Unveiling

Details about the 2018 Toyota Rush have surfaced, with the car indeed looking like a production version of the Daihatsu FT Concept from 2015. Of course the Toyota Rush and the upcoming Daihatsu Terios should be very similar, and features found on the Toyota will probably be there on the Daihatsu...

How The New Honda Civic Type R Avoids Torque Steer

How The New Honda Civic Type R Avoids Torque Steer

One could look at the 2018 Honda Civic Type R and immediately criticize it for having front-wheel drive, particularly since many of its rivals are all-wheel drive. However, simply dismissing the Type R based on its front-wheel drive layout would be short-sighted. It still provides incredible driving thrills, performance...

ARMS 4.0 Update Now Live, Introduces New Fighter 'Misango'

ARMS 4.0 Update Now Live, Introduces New Fighter 'Misango'

Earlier today we reported that Nintendo would be issuing an update to its fighting game ARMS that would bump it...

Possible Schematics Of The Fujifilm X-A5 Revealed

Possible Schematics Of The Fujifilm X-A5 Revealed

Last year Fujifilm announced two new flagship mirrorless cameras that are top of the range as far as the company's...

'Worms WMD' Coming To Nintendo Switch November 23

'Worms WMD' Coming To Nintendo Switch November 23

If you grew up playing video games on the PC, there's a good chance you might have heard of a...

Sony enables 24x36mm Full-Frame Image Capture upon Launch of VENICE Digital Motion Picture Camera System

Sony enables 24x36mm Full-Frame Image Capture upon Launch of VENICE Digital Motion…

Conversations with and feedback from production professionals played an essential part in the development of Sony’s next generation CineAlta motion...

News

Seabed seismometers to be used to stop Shinkansen

Seabed seismometers to be used to stop Shinkansen

Japanese railway companies plan to use data from seabed seismometers to quickly stop Shinkansen bullet trains when a major earthquake...

Japan to expand SDF base in Djibouti

Japan to expand SDF base in Djibouti

Japan will expand an anti-pirate base used by the Self-Defense Forces in Djibouti to provide shelter for Japanese in emergency...

Sport

Matsuyama finishes 5th as Koepka defends Dunlop Phoenix crown

Matsuyama finishes 5th as Koepka defends Dunlop Phoenix crown

Despite a highlight hole-in-one, Hideki Matsuyama could only scrape a 2-under-par Dunlop Phoenix final round on Sunday, leaving him 10 strokes back of reigning champion and 2017 tournament winner Brooks Koepka.

Figure skating: Uno 2nd at Grand Prix in France

Figure skating: Uno 2nd at Grand Prix in France

World silver medalist Shoma Uno claimed second place after the men's free program on Saturday at the Internationaux de France figure skating competition, securing a spot in December's Grand Prix Final for his third consecutive season.Uno, second after Friday's short program, scored 179.40 points at Patinoire Polesud for a total of 273.32 at the fifth event of the ISU Grand...

Cuisine

Trump's tasty cheeseburger in Kawagoe still drawing lines

Trump's tasty cheeseburger in Kawagoe still drawing lines

The cheeseburger U.S. President Donald Trump ate during his visit to Japan is still drawing lines at a Tokyo burger joint. Yutaka Yanagisawa, the owner-cum-chef of Munch's Burger Shack, recalls Trump praised the meal and shook his hand after he served the burger to him and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at a country club last week.

Japanese wagyu beef debuts in Indonesia

Japanese wagyu beef debuts in Indonesia

An Indonesian meat distributor is importing Japanese "wagyu" beef, long banned in the Southeast Asian country, in cooperation with the Japan External Trade Organization to test the local market dominated by the same breed from Australia. Johana Koswara, managing director of PT. Global Pratama Wijaya, said her company has imported more than 1.2 tons of "Omi Hime Wagyu" from western Japan...

Features

View of fog-filled Chichibu basin puts early risers on cloud 9

View of fog-filled Chichibu basin puts early risers on cloud 9

CHICHIBU, Saitama Prefecture--They say every cloud has a silver lining, and that adage certainly applied Nov. 15 at Chichibu Muse Park here, where early morning visitors were handsomely rewarded for...

Photo: Step in the process

Photo: Step in the process

The Yomiuri ShimbunHita geta, wooden sandals made of cedar produced in Hita, Oita Prefecture, are piled high to be dried in the shade. This step in the traditional craft's production...

Winter light display at 'German Village' in Chiba gets underway

Winter light display at 'German Village' in Chiba gets underway

SODEGAURA, Chiba -- The annual winter light display at the "Country Farm Tokyo German Village" kicked off here on Nov. 1, and will continue...

Martial Arts

Simpler judo rules unveiled ahead of Tokyo 2020

Simpler judo rules unveiled ahead of Tokyo 2020

The International Judo Federation (IJF) has reinstated a judo technique that was provisionally dropped, as part of its revised judo rules for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics. The technique, known...

Riner has sights set on 2020 Games

Riner has sights set on 2020 Games

AFPPARIS (AFP-Jiji) — French judoka Teddy Riner said Monday that he will go for a third straight heavyweight Olympic gold medal at Tokyo 2020, after winning his record ninth world...

Judo: Hashimoto continues Japan's golden run, Yoshida settles for silver

Judo: Hashimoto continues Japan's golden run, Yoshida settles for silver

BUDAPEST (Kyodo) -- Japan's Soichi Hashimoto won the men's 73-kilogram gold medal at judo's world championships on Wednesday, when fellow worlds debutant Tsukasa Yoshida settled for silver. In his final, Hashimoto...