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BMW X7 And Toyota Supra Spotted Hanging Out Together

BMW X7 And Toyota Supra Spotted Hanging Out Together

Now here's an unusual couple for a common test session: the 2019 BMW X7 and 2019 Toyota Supra.

This Nissan GT-R Was So Loud That It Got Banned From The Nurburgring Track

This Nissan GT-R Was So Loud That It Got Banned From The Nurburgring Track

It may be one of the oldest cars in production, but the Nissan GT-R still has what it takes in order to give drivers an adrenaline rush on the track and beyond.

Suzuki And Mitsubishi Axing Diesels In Europe

Suzuki And Mitsubishi Axing Diesels In Europe

Suzuki and Mitsubishi are moving to slash their range of diesel vehicles sold throughout Europe.

Daihatsu Boon Style Is One JDM Special We Can Live Without

Daihatsu Boon Style Is One JDM Special We Can Live Without

Japanese automakers save some models (and editions thereof) for their own domestic market. Maybe even most of them. Some of those – amped-up WRXs and GT-Rs and the like – we wish we could get our hands on. But this is one we’re glad to do without.

Acura NSX Cutaway Sketch Is Pure Electro-Mechanical Porn

Acura NSX Cutaway Sketch Is Pure Electro-Mechanical Porn

Let there be no mistake about it: the Acura NSX is an engineering tour de force – however it compares to the competition. But most of what makes it so impressive remains hidden from the eye under its sleek bodywork. That’s what makes this sketch such a marvel to behold...

Toyota's Recalling Nearly A Million Vehicles In The US Over Hybrid And Airbag Issues

Toyota's Recalling Nearly A Million Vehicles In The US Over Hybrid And Airbag Issues

Toyota has announced the recall of nearly a million vehicles in the United States, split between two campaigns.

Microsoft Cortana Gets A Redesigned App For iOS & Android

Microsoft Cortana Gets A Redesigned App For iOS & Android

iOS has Siri and Android has Google Assistant, so Microsoft’s Cortana’s existence on either platform does put it in a...

WhatsApp For Android Lets You Download GIFs Before Sending Them

WhatsApp For Android Lets You Download GIFs Before Sending Them

One of the features of WhatsApp is that you can search for GIFs and send them directly. However sometimes the...

Nintendo Unveils Diablo 3: Eternal Collection Bundle For The Switch

Nintendo Unveils Diablo 3: Eternal Collection Bundle For The Switch

So we know that Diablo 3 is coming out for the Nintendo Switch, that much was confirmed a couple of...

iPhone Xs Max VS Note 9 VS Pixel 3 XL VS Xperia XZ3 In Battery Test

iPhone Xs Max VS Note 9 VS Pixel 3 XL VS Xperia…

The other day the folks at PhoneBuff ran a battery test that compared the iPhone Xs Max against the Samsung...

News

Ex-TEPCO exec denies tsunami accusations

Ex-TEPCO exec denies tsunami accusations

A Tokyo court has begun questioning 3 former executives of Tokyo Electric Power Company about their involvement in the 2011...

Abe: Govt. will fully prepare for tax hike

Abe: Govt. will fully prepare for tax hike

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe says the government will be fully prepared for the upcoming consumption tax increase so as not...

Sport

Table tennis star meets young fans in Argentina

Table tennis star meets young fans in Argentina

Young table tennis players in Argentina have had a chance to test their skills against star Japanese player Tomokazu Harimoto.The 15-year-old athlete is taking part in the Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires.

Police box attacker arrested on leaving hospital

Police box attacker arrested on leaving hospital

Police in Toyama Prefecture, central Japan, have arrested a man who attacked a local police box on June 26th. He killed a police officer on duty there and another person later.22-year-old Keita Shimazu from the town of Tateyama in the prefecture is suspected of fatally stabbing the policeman at the police box in Toyama City on that day.

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...