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Nissan Product Planning Boss Says 370Z And GT-R News Is Coming Soon

Nissan Product Planning Boss Says 370Z And GT-R News Is Coming Soon

Nissan's sports car lineup has seen better days as the 370Z debuted over a decade ago at the 2008 Los Angeles Auto Show. The GT-R is even older as it celebrated its premiere at the 2007 Tokyo Auto Show.

Acura's Iconic Integra Type R Touring Car Returns To The Track For More Action

Acura's Iconic Integra Type R Touring Car Returns To The Track For More Action

The legendary Acura Integra Type R race car of RealTime Racing has been restored back to its former glory, during which it dominated the Speed Touring Car Championship.

All-New Honda Jazz Is Hybrid-Only In Europe, Launches In Mid-2020

All-New Honda Jazz Is Hybrid-Only In Europe, Launches In Mid-2020

The world premiere of the all-new Honda Fit / Jazz at the 2019 Tokyo Motor Show was followed shortly by the European reveal of the 2020 Jazz.

Subaru WRX STI EJ20 Final Edition Drops The Curtain On Legendary Engine

Subaru WRX STI EJ20 Final Edition Drops The Curtain On Legendary Engine

One of the models petrolheads will look for at the 2019 Tokyo Motor Show is without a doubt the Subaru WRX STI EJ20 Final Edition.

Levorg Pre-Production Prototype Shows Subaru's Next-Gen Mid-Size Wagon

Levorg Pre-Production Prototype Shows Subaru's Next-Gen Mid-Size Wagon

Subaru's offering a first glimpse into the second generation Levorg with the production-ready prototype that debuted at the 2019 Tokyo Motor Show.

Mitsubishi Super Height K-Wagon Concept Previews Roomy Kei Car For Japan

Mitsubishi Super Height K-Wagon Concept Previews Roomy Kei Car For Japan

Kei cars are big in Japan (pun intented) and the 2019 Tokyo Motor Show proves it with several new launches in this segment.

Technology

Google Adds 6 New Digital Wellbeing Apps for Android

Google Adds 6 New Digital Wellbeing Apps for Android

With the recent Android releases, Google has been focusing on the ‘Digital Wellbeing’ feature to help you have a healthy...

Fujifilm X-Pro3 Announced With Some Controversial Design Choices

Fujifilm X-Pro3 Announced With Some Controversial Design Choices

We have been hearing rumors about the Fujifilm X-Pro3 for a while now, and it looks like the company has...

Sony's New Coding And Robotics Kit Will Help Kids Learn About Technology

Sony's New Coding And Robotics Kit Will Help Kids Learn About Technology

While we wait for more educational institutions and governments to maybe put that into practice, in the meantime, it seems...

PG&E Should Try This ALPS Drone For Fully Automated Power Grid Inspections

PG&E Should Try This ALPS Drone For Fully Automated Power Grid Inspections

ALPS, known for its in-car electronics components has put together a Done system that can autonomously inspect powerline infrastructure.The drone...

News

Abe: Japan will contribute to global community

Abe: Japan will contribute to global community

Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe says the country will make further contributions to the international community.Abe and his wife hosted...

Emperor, Empress hold tea party for royals

Emperor, Empress hold tea party for royals

Japan's Emperor and Empress have held a tea party for royalty visiting Japan from abroad to attend the enthronement ceremony...

Sport

Japan rugby coach, captain 'proud' of the team

Japan rugby coach, captain 'proud' of the team

The members of Japan's national rugby team have looked back on their performance in the World Cup, one day after failing to reach the semifinals.Head coach Jamie Joseph and the 31 players held a news conference on Monday in Tokyo.

Japan falls to 8th place in world rugby rankings

Japan falls to 8th place in world rugby rankings

Japan's national rugby team has dropped two places to eighth in the global rankings after being defeated by South Africa in a World Cup quarterfinal on Sunday.The international rugby governing body, World Rugby, is updating the rankings after each match during the event in Japan.

Cuisine

Guests enjoy Japanese cuisine in court banquet

Guests enjoy Japanese cuisine in court banquet

International guests at Emperor Naruhito's enthronement ceremony have been served Japanese cuisine at a court banquet.The first of four "Kyoen-no-gi" banquets started just after 7:20 p.m. on Tuesday at the Imperial Palace.

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...

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...