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Toyota Could Kill Off Some U.S. Models If Trump Enforces Tariffs

Toyota Could Kill Off Some U.S. Models If Trump Enforces Tariffs

Toyota might stop importing select models into the United States if President Donald Trump follows through on his threats to raise vehicle tariffs, Bloomberg reports.

Trade Secrets From GM, Toyota, Tesla, More Exposed After Data Breach

Trade Secrets From GM, Toyota, Tesla, More Exposed After Data Breach

Tens of thousands of sensitive documents from automakers including Toyota, Ford, FCA, General Motors, Tesla and Volkswagen have been uncovered on a server accessible to the public.

Nissan GT-R50 Coming To The US Next Month

Nissan GT-R50 Coming To The US Next Month

After making its world debut at the Goodwood Festival of Speed, at the hands of two racing drivers, the Nissan GT-R50 will cross the Atlantic Ocean in a few weeks.

Subaru Says Ascent Three-Row SUV Has Been A Home Run

Subaru Says Ascent Three-Row SUV Has Been A Home Run

The Ascent is easily Subaru’s largest model ever. Despite being a little different from vehicles that went before it, the automaker says it’s proving a success.

Red Bull Say They Would Have Won Races This Year Even With Honda Engines

Red Bull Say They Would Have Won Races This Year Even With Honda Engines

Just how confident is Red Bull Racing with regards to next season’s engine switch from Renault to Honda? According to team principal Christian Horner, his outfit would have been pretty much where they are now even if the switch had already taken place.

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.

How To Disable Traffic Notifications (Android)

How To Disable Traffic Notifications (Android)

One of the Google Map’s features that is handy from time to time is ‘Traffic Notifications’, which keeps you posted...

Neo Geo Mini Already Sold Out In Japan

Neo Geo Mini Already Sold Out In Japan

SNK has been teasing the Neo Geo Mini over the past month or so and eventually revealed more information...

Xperia XZ2 Premium heading to the UK after all, and other parts of Europe

Xperia XZ2 Premium heading to the UK after all, and other parts…

For a long time, it was unclear whether the Xperia XZ2 Premium would be heading to Europe. However, is now...

Nintendo Unsure On Whether Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Will Have A Demo

Nintendo Unsure On Whether Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Will Have A Demo

So far for the most part, some of Nintendo games that are released are typically accompanied by a demo ahead...

News

Sweltering heat continues in Japan

Sweltering heat continues in Japan

Sweltering heat continues to shroud most of Japan. Temperatures reached nearly 40 degrees Celsius in some places on Sunday.The Meteorological...

Ex-Japanese residents visit Russian-held islands

Ex-Japanese residents visit Russian-held islands

Former Japanese residents of 4 Russian-held islands claimed by Japan have arrived at 2 of them to visit family graves.A...

Sport

Mitakeumi wins 1st sumo title

Mitakeumi wins 1st sumo title

In sumo, Mitakeumi beat Tochiozan on the 14th day of the Nagoya tournament on Saturday to win his first title with 13 wins and one loss, ahead of the final day.The victory in his 21st tournament is the 3rd fastest since the annual 6-tournament system was established in 1958.

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.

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...