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Nissan Murano Tries To Squeeze In, Hits Barrier And Two Semis

Nissan Murano Tries To Squeeze In, Hits Barrier And Two Semis

Accidents such as this one are often caused by drivers who are either who may be distracted/a> or simply miscalculating their speed and that of the other vehicles around them.

Autonomous Toyota Prius Reportedly Drives Itself Coast-To-Coast With No Issues

Autonomous Toyota Prius Reportedly Drives Itself Coast-To-Coast With No Issues

Anthony Levandowski is best known as the engineer who sparked a lengthy legal battle between Uber and Waymo, but he's back in the news as he's claiming to have driven coast-to-coast in an autonomous Toyota Prius.

Car Collector Trades In FIVE Toyota MR2s For ONE Mazda MX-5

Car Collector Trades In FIVE Toyota MR2s For ONE Mazda MX-5

How far would you go to secure a modern roadster? Surely not as far as trading in five classic sports cars for it, right?

Six-Cylinder Engines Are The Heart And Soul Of The Supra, So Toyota Turned To BMW

Six-Cylinder Engines Are The Heart And Soul Of The Supra, So Toyota Turned To BMW

The highly anticipated Toyota Supra will finally be unveiled at the North American International Auto Show next month and we're learning more details about the upcoming model.

2021 Nissan GT-R Study Brings Vision Gran Turismo And GT-R50 By Italdesign Together

2021 Nissan GT-R Study Brings Vision Gran Turismo And GT-R50 By Italdesign Together

Right now, the boldest and most exclusive Nissan GT-R you could ever dream of owning is the GT-R50 by Italdesign, which will go on a short production run of just 50 units, each priced at a little over $1 million.

2019 Suzuki Jimny Now More Apt For Road Use Thanks To H&R Lowering Spring Kit

2019 Suzuki Jimny Now More Apt For Road Use Thanks To H&R Lowering Spring Kit

We've seen plenty of tuning proposals for the all-new Suzuki Jimny but this one is probably the first that goes beyond upgrading the tiny off-roader's looks.

Is Sony using a 21:9 display for future Xperia phones?

Is Sony using a 21:9 display for future Xperia phones?

Sony Mobile adopted a taller skinny display in some of its 2018 Xperia smartphones for the first time. Sony opted...

Half Of Switch Owners Have Bought Zelda, Mario Kart, & Super Mario Odyssey

Half Of Switch Owners Have Bought Zelda, Mario Kart, & Super Mario…

Nintendo has a stable of classic franchises that are almost always guaranteed to do well whenever they launch. This is...

Nintendo Won't Restock NES And SNES Classic Mini Consoles

Nintendo Won't Restock NES And SNES Classic Mini Consoles

Nintendo hit its fans with a heavy dose of nostalgia in 2016 with the NES Classic mini console. It...

Motorola One And Moto X4 Android Pie Update Released In The U.S.

Motorola One And Moto X4 Android Pie Update Released In The U.S.

Motorola has reached out to confirm that it’s now releasing the much awaited Android 9 Pie update for the...

News

MSDF to conduct first trilateral drill with US, UK

MSDF to conduct first trilateral drill with US, UK

Japan's Maritime Self-Defense Force is to conduct its first joint drill with the US and British navies in the Pacific...

Hagoita fair underway at Sensoji Temple

Hagoita fair underway at Sensoji Temple

A traditional year-end fair featuring exquisitely decorated "hagoita" paddles is underway at Sensoji temple in Tokyo's downtown district of Asakusa."Hagoita"...

Sport

Tokyo Bay area to feature extra Olympic cauldron

Tokyo Bay area to feature extra Olympic cauldron

Officials preparing for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games have decided to have two cauldrons of the same design. One is to be placed in a waterfront area where many events will be held.Officials from the organizing committee and the central and Tokyo governments adopted the plan on Monday.

Japanese table tennis players return victorious

Japanese table tennis players return victorious

Two Japanese table tennis players have returned home one day after clinching their first titles at the World Tour Grand Finals.Tomokazu Harimoto arrived at Narita Airport, near Tokyo, from South Korea on Monday.

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...