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New Honda Civic Saloon Priced From £19,395 In The UK

New Honda Civic Saloon Priced From £19,395 In The UK

Honda has announced that the new four door Civic will arrive at UK retailers next month, priced from £19,395 for the the entry-level SE petrol version, with a manual transmission.

Watch Incompetent Drivers Spend 8 Minutes Trying To Parallel Park Honda Civic

Watch Incompetent Drivers Spend 8 Minutes Trying To Parallel Park Honda Civic

For some people, parallel parking is as simple as selecting reverse, turning the steering wheel a few times, and perfectly slotting into a space. For others, however, parallel parking is more difficult than writing a thesis and an endeavor that requires similar focus, time, and dedication.

Nearly Half Of Toyota's Europe Sales In 2018 So Far Were Hybrid Models

Nearly Half Of Toyota's Europe Sales In 2018 So Far Were Hybrid Models

Toyota Motor Europe reported strong growth in its sales for the first half of the year in Europe.

Nissan Leaf Nismo Finally Released…. But Only For Japan

Nissan Leaf Nismo Finally Released…. But Only For Japan

Fans of Japanese performance will know the name Nismo as Nissan’s in-house tuning and racing division. It’s offered enhanced versions of the GT-R, 370Z, Juke, Micra/March, Versa/Note, and a handful of others. And now it’s adding the all-electric Leaf to its stable.

Mazda RX-Vision Concept Looks Fantastic In RX-9 Production Guise

Mazda RX-Vision Concept Looks Fantastic In RX-9 Production Guise

We’re still hoping that Mazda will hurry up and launch a brand new front-engine, RWD sports car, with the company’s KODO design characteristics, as well as a next-generation SKYACTIV-R rotary power unit.

Lexus Boss Thinks EV Tech Not Ready Yet For Mass Adoption

Lexus Boss Thinks EV Tech Not Ready Yet For Mass Adoption

Electric cars are not yet ready for the mass market, nor is the environmental impact fully understood according to Lexus boss Yoshihiro Sawa.

Best Icon Packs For Android

Best Icon Packs For Android

Android is all about flexibility and customization. You can choose to change the appearance of your home screen or you...

How To Convert Kindle Books to PDF in Minute (Win, Mac, Android)

How To Convert Kindle Books to PDF in Minute (Win, Mac, Android)

Converting a Kindle file to Adobe PDF used to be quite an ordeal that required downloading third-party conversion software. Now...

Fujifilm XF10 Compact Digital Camera Announced

Fujifilm XF10 Compact Digital Camera Announced

When it comes to compact cameras from Fujifilm, the company is probably best known for the Fujifilm X100 series of...

Mario Kart Hot Wheels Toys Announced For Next Year

Mario Kart Hot Wheels Toys Announced For Next Year

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News

Extreme heat continues in Japan

Extreme heat continues in Japan

Scorching heat continues in wide areas of Japan on Friday, with temperatures as high as 38 degrees Celsius.The Meteorological Agency...

Death toll from torrential rain reaches 218

Death toll from torrential rain reaches 218

Japanese authorities say 218 people have been confirmed dead and 12 remain missing 2 weeks after record rainfall began pummeling...

Sport

IOC adds 7 events to 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics

IOC adds 7 events to 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics

The International Olympic Committee has added 7 events to the 2022 Beijing Winter Games as part of an effort to boost female participation.The IOC executive board made the decision at a meeting in Lausanne, Switzerland, on Wednesday.

Rough schedule for Tokyo Olympics decided

Rough schedule for Tokyo Olympics decided

The schedule for the Tokyo Olympics has been broadly determined. Starting times of the marathon and other races along roads were moved forward in view of the hot summer weather.The executive board of the International Olympic Committee approved the plan submitted by the Tokyo Games organizing committee on Wednesday.

Cuisine

Sardines cooked with escargot butter popular with shoppers

Sardines cooked with escargot butter popular with shoppers

Chef Koji Yamada has been working with the local supermarket Tsuruya in Ueda, Nagano Prefecture, to create healthy recipes for home cooking, which are distributed at all 33 stores of the supermarket in the prefecture. Yamada, chef of Weisshorn, a restaurant located in Maruko Central Hospital in Ueda, comes up with three or four low-sodium recipes a month that feature in-season...

Chicken thigh broiled with Shinshu miso-based sauce

Chicken thigh broiled with Shinshu miso-based sauce

This week's recipe is for a dish that is popular among patients and staff at Weisshorn, a restaurant located in Maruko Central Hospital in Ueda, Nagano Prefecture. The restaurant's exclusive chef is Koji Yamada, 52, whose family has run a mountain hut on Mount Jonendake in the Northern Alps.

Features

Birthplace of Toyota vehicles to open to public in Aichi in July

Birthplace of Toyota vehicles to open to public in Aichi in July

KARIYA, Aichi Prefecture--Rescued from demolition, a wooden factory building where Toyota Motor Corp. founder Kiichiro Toyoda built his first passenger car prototype in 1935, will open to the public on...

KYOTO GOES KAWAII: Lacquerware maker goes modern to lure young customers

KYOTO GOES KAWAII: Lacquerware maker goes modern to lure young customers

A centuries-old Kyoto-style lacquerware maker wants to put its softly rounded cups snugly into the hands of younger generations. The Tsubomi Cup is the product of Zohiko, whose main shop is...

Martial Arts

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...