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Here's What It's Like To Own The Nissan Leaf For A Year

Here's What It's Like To Own The Nissan Leaf For A Year

Although they had a hard time at first, in the last few years EV sales have really taken off. Nearly every major automaker offers at least one, but most consumers feel like the range anxiety and long charging times aren't for them.

Nissan Chico Concept Is An Autonomous Playroom On Wheels

Nissan Chico Concept Is An Autonomous Playroom On Wheels

This is the Nissan Chico – and it is a concept aimed at a very specific, and quite unusual, target group.

2019 Honda Civic Sedan Is A Well-Sorted Package

2019 Honda Civic Sedan Is A Well-Sorted Package

Updated for the 2019MY, the Honda Civic brings some light visual and technical changes inside and out, in an attempt to make it a more worthy opponent in the compact class.

Fuel Cell Car Prices Will Match Hybrids Within A Decade, Says Toyota

Fuel Cell Car Prices Will Match Hybrids Within A Decade, Says Toyota

Toyota is a firm believer in fuel cell cars and is one of the very few car makers that currently offer such a car, the Mirai, right now.

2020 Kia Telluride impressions and huge Acura NSX discount | Autoblog Podcast #581

2020 Kia Telluride impressions and huge Acura NSX discount | Autoblog Podcast #581

In this week's Autoblog Podcast, Editor-in-Chief Greg Migliore is joined by Associate Editor Joel Stocksdale and Assistant Editor Zac Palmer. They kick off the podcast discussing the cars they've been driving in the office including the 2019 Buick Regal TourX, 2019 Honda Civic Touring, 2020 Kia Telluride and 2019 Land...

Can The Lexus ES Really Take On The Audi A6, BMW 5-Series And Mercedes E-Class In Europe?

Can The Lexus ES Really Take On The Audi A6, BMW 5-Series And Mercedes E-Class In Europe?

The mid-size premium saloon segment is perhaps more competitive than it’s ever been, especially with all three of Germany’s traditional luxury brands going neck to neck for who will feature the latest and greatest tech items.

Technology

Walmart Launches Trio Of Cheap Android Tablets

Walmart Launches Trio Of Cheap Android Tablets

It was reported not too long ago that Walmart would soon launch its own-brand cheap Android tablets that would...

The Last Of Us 2, Death Stranding Expected To Launch For The PS4

The Last Of Us 2, Death Stranding Expected To Launch For The…

Thankfully, the good news is that Sony isn’t doing that. During Sony’s 2019 corporate strategy meeting, the company outlined how...

Fujifilm GFX100 Medium Format Mirrorless Camera Announced

Fujifilm GFX100 Medium Format Mirrorless Camera Announced

Several years ago, Fujifilm decided to dive into the medium format camera market by launching the Fujifilm GFX 50S. The...

These Are The Rumored Specs Of The Canon EOS 90D

These Are The Rumored Specs Of The Canon EOS 90D

While mirrorless cameras are all the rage these days, we understand that there might be some photographers who still prefer...

News

Abe, Trump to hold summit on Monday

Abe, Trump to hold summit on Monday

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and US President Donald Trump will hold their 11th summit on Monday. They are expected...

First Ladies enjoy digital arts

First Ladies enjoy digital arts

The first ladies of Japan and the United States have enjoyed digital art works at a museum in Tokyo's Odaiba...

Sport

Trump watches sumo, has dinner with Abe

Trump watches sumo, has dinner with Abe

US President Donald Trump watched sumo and had dinner with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Sunday, the first full day of his state visit to Japan.Trump and Abe, along with their wives Melania and Akie, watched some bouts on the final day of the Summer Grand Sumo Tournament in Tokyo.

Trump presents trophy at sumo tournament

Trump presents trophy at sumo tournament

US President Donald Trump presented "The United States President's Cup" trophy to the winner of the Summer Grand Sumo Tournament in Tokyo on Sunday.Trump, the first state guest of the new Reiwa era, had earlier played golf with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and professional golfer Isao Aoki at a course in Chiba Prefecture, east of Tokyo.

Cuisine

Milan pasta with tomato sauce has a simple but profound flavor

Milan pasta with tomato sauce has a simple but profound flavor

In a mansion standing in a prime location in Milan, a servant polishes silver tableware while a personal chef shows off his skills for the epicurean family that calls it home. It's not a scene from a film, but a snippet out of the daily life that chef Tetsuo Ota experienced in his early 30s. At that time, Ota, who is...

Rice and bamboo shoots, sweet yet bitter, heralds arrival of spring

Rice and bamboo shoots, sweet yet bitter, heralds arrival of spring

Although it was not quite in season yet, the freshly parboiled bamboo shoot tasted amazingly sweet. The subtle tang in the aftertaste suggested the arrival of spring. Rice cooked with large pieces of bamboo shoots, complete with the vivid young leaf buds of Japanese pepper, is also a feast for the eyes.

Features

Asahi buys Fuller's beer business for $327 million

Asahi buys Fuller's beer business for $327 million

LONDON--Japanese brewer Asahi is buying the beer business of Britain's Fuller Smith & Turner's for 250 million pounds ($327 million), in a deal that includes its flagship London Pride.The deal...

Imperial Guard members show determination in Tokyo parade

Imperial Guard members show determination in Tokyo parade

About 250 Imperial Guard Headquarters members paraded solemnly through central Tokyo on Jan. 25 with unwavering determination ahead of the upcoming historical events in accordance with Emperor Akihito's abdication of...

Sights, sounds of Showa Era greet visitors to Fukui culture museum

Sights, sounds of Showa Era greet visitors to Fukui culture museum

FUKUI--A permanent exhibition at the Fukui Prefectural Museum of Cultural History here allows visitors to travel back to the Showa Era (1926-1989) to see how people's lives were beginning to...

Martial Arts

MARTIAL ARTS/ Mighty Mouse, Alvarez set for Japan debuts

MARTIAL ARTS/ Mighty Mouse, Alvarez set for Japan debuts

LOS ANGELES--Demetrious Johnson and Eddie Alvarez will make their One Championship debuts at the mixed martial arts promotion's first show in Japan on March 31. One Championship on Wednesday revealed several...

Kamen Joshi’s Nanaka Kawamura wins mixed martial arts match at Deep Jewels 18

Kamen Joshi’s Nanaka Kawamura wins mixed martial arts match at Deep Jewels 18

Kamen Joshi member Nanaka Kawamura won her mixed martial arts match at the Deep Jewels 18 fighting event on December 3.Kawamura is the first active idol to participate in this...

Japanese swords carve out larger fanbase

Japanese swords carve out larger fanbase

By Akihiro Takeda / Yomiuri Shimbun Staff WriterMore and more people are being drawn to the wonder of Japanese swords, with a sizable number actually wanting to hold one in...