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This Toyota Bandeirante OJ55 Is The Coolest Way To Get A Brazilian

This Toyota Bandeirante OJ55 Is The Coolest Way To Get A Brazilian

Despite the fact that there are new cars coming out every year and still others from overseas becoming legal in the USA each year it can be tough to find something sincerely unique. This 1994 Toyota Bandeirante OJ55 is the remedy for that issue though. Not only is it sincerely...

Toyota GR86 Allegedly Catches Fire 12 Hours After Returning From 4-Month Long Repair At Dealership

Toyota GR86 Allegedly Catches Fire 12 Hours After Returning From 4-Month Long Repair At Dealership

A Toyota owner from southern California was lucky to escape with his life after flames engulfed his GR86. The report follows other recent allegations of unreliability stemming from the sports car’s engine.

2024 Lamborghini Aventador Replacement, BMW Set On Subscriptions, And 2022 Suzuki SX4 S-Cross Driven: Your Morning Brief

2024 Lamborghini Aventador Replacement, BMW Set On Subscriptions, And 2022 Suzuki SX4 S-Cross Driven: Your Morning Brief

Good morning and welcome to our daily digest of automotive news from around the globe, starting with…

Toyota Says That Using A GR86 On A Race Track Will Not (Necessarily) Void Its Warranty, Will Rebuild Owner's Engine

Toyota Says That Using A GR86 On A Race Track Will Not (Necessarily) Void Its Warranty, Will Rebuild Owner's Engine

Blake Alvarado, the owner of a 2022 Toyota GR86, is breathing a sigh of relief as his broken engine may be repaired under warranty following a social media campaign.

Current Nissan Maxima To Be Phased Out In Mid-2023, Appears Primed For An Electrifying Return

Current Nissan Maxima To Be Phased Out In Mid-2023, Appears Primed For An Electrifying Return

The large, mainstream sedan segment is quickly turning into a ghost town as models such as the Buick LaCrosse, Chevrolet Impala, and Ford Taurus have all fallen by the wayside in the United States.

‘Oh, no!' Palm Tree Breaks And Crashes Several SUVs At Arizona Acura Dealership

‘Oh, no!' Palm Tree Breaks And Crashes Several SUVs At Arizona Acura Dealership

Videos have emerged on social media showing a large palm tree being knocked over by monsoon winds in Tempe, Arizona. The tree, one of several lining the parking lot of an Acura dealership, falls on several Lexus and Toyota SUVs.

Technology

Canon Patents A Gimbal With An Interchangeable Lens System

Canon Patents A Gimbal With An Interchangeable Lens System

There are many gimbals in the market today, and for the most part, they’re sold separately from the camera. This...

Nintendo Rolls Out A Hospital-Friendly Console

Nintendo Rolls Out A Hospital-Friendly Console

For those unfamiliar, the Starlight Nintendo console was actually rolled out back in 2019 where it was initially available at...

Seasonal Greetings from Xperia Blog

Seasonal Greetings from Xperia Blog

We wanted to wish all of our readers a wonderful and restful break over Christmas and New Year. Those interested...

Toyota Unveils Their e-Palette Self-Driving Shuttles

Toyota Unveils Their e-Palette Self-Driving Shuttles

These are like mini buses that can fetch as many as 20 passengers at a time. They are transparent and...

Sport

Ex-Olympic committee exec and former chairman of sponsor firm were old friends

Ex-Olympic committee exec and former chairman of sponsor firm were old friends

A former executive of the Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games Organizing Committee says he and a former chairperson of one of the firms that sponsored the Games are old acquaintances.Tokyo prosecutors searched Takahashi Haruyuki's residence and other sites on Tuesday.

Prosecutors raid home of ex-Olympic committee exec suspected of graft

Prosecutors raid home of ex-Olympic committee exec suspected of graft

Tokyo prosecutors have raided the home of a former executive of the Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic organizing committee suspected of receiving a lucrative consulting fee from a sponsor.The prosecutors searched Takahashi Haruyuki's residence, the headquarters of Tokyo-based advertising agency Dentsu, and other sites on Tuesday.

News

Researchers: Omicron BA.5 antibody less effective against BA.2.75

Researchers: Omicron BA.5 antibody less effective against BA.2.75

Researchers in Japan say an antibody produced by infection with the Omicron subvariant BA.5 is less effective against a newer...

Storm brings heavy rain, officials warn of mudslides

Storm brings heavy rain, officials warn of mudslides

Tropical Storm Meari is heading northeast in the Pacific Ocean off the Tohoku region on Sunday, after making landfall in...

Cuisine

GOHAN LAB Steak of lean beef: Sugar turns meat brown, enhancing aroma, flavor

GOHAN LAB Steak of lean beef: Sugar turns meat brown, enhancing aroma, flavor

When cooking steak at home, lean meat is a recommended choice. Parts labeled as "beef round" ("momo") or "rump" ("rampu") are lean meat fit for steak. While the round is simple and light, the rump covering the hip to the rump is richer and softer.

Japanese Dessert Trends You Should Know About

Japanese Dessert Trends You Should Know About

The bubble tea craze has taken Japan by storm — so much so that it was even one of the symbols featured by a doll maker in Tokyo who represented Japan’s trending topics through ornate hina dolls. It comes as no surprise, then, that tapioca was named the country's Dish of the Year in 2019.

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...

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...