Honda Begins Lease Sales Of Fit Ev In Japan

Honda Begins Lease Sales of Fit EV in JapanHonda Motor today began lease sales of the Fit EV to local governments and businesses in Japan.

The Fit EV, comprehensively pursuing the potential of electric vehicles, origins back to the EV Plus that was introduced in 1997 for lease sales. In this new electric vehicle, Honda applies its latest technologies and ideas cultivated through research and development of electric mobility products including electromotive powertrain technologies used for the latest hybrid and fuel cell electric vehicles.

Kawasaki Second Half Begins For Krt At Motorland Aragon

Second Half Begins For KRT At Motorland AragonFor Tom Sykes and Loris Baz the final seven rounds of the SBK season come laden with opportunity, starting with a circuit they have both just completed successful tests at, Motorland Aragon.

The Spanish track will play host to a Superbike World Championship round for the second time when action gets underway with first practice on Friday 29 June but the beautifully-appointed circuit is already a preferred testing venue for many teams, including KRT’s official squad.

Frossard Operation A Success As Monster Energy Yamaha Begins To Re-form

Frossard operation a success as Monster Energy Yamaha begins to re-formSteven Frossard is now convalescing and thinking of a thorough rehabilitation and recovery programme after an operation to successfully rebuild his right anterior cruciate ligament and remove part of a cracked meniscus earlier this week. The Monster Energy Yamaha racer underwent a successful procedure on his right leg on Tuesday and has now left the hospital in Lyon.

Honda Begins Construction Of New Auto Plant In Indonesia

Honda Begins Construction of New Auto Plant in IndonesiaHonda Prospect Motor (HPM), Honda's automobile manufacturing and sales joint venture in Indonesia, held a groundbreaking ceremony to mark the start of the construction of its new automobile production plant in Karawang Industrial Park in a suburb of Jakarta. The ceremony was attended by high ranking official from the Ministry of Industry of Indonesia, as well as Takanobu Ito, Honda Motor Co., Ltd. president & CEO.

Amuro Namie New Song Only You Begins Distribution

Amuro Namie new song ONLY YOU begins distribution Japanese singer Amuro Namie has just begun distributing the Chaku-Uta ringtone for her new song “ONLY YOU” through Recochoku .

"ONLY YOU" is currently being used as the theme song for “WOWOW European soccer (EURO 2012)” broadcast, and is also one of the tracks for her upcoming album “Uncontrolled.”

Nissan Begins Production Of 2013 Altima In Mississippi

Nissan Begins Production of 2013 Altima in MississippiNissan and its Canton employees are celebrating a milestone today as the first Canton-produced fifth-generation Altima rolled off the assembly line. The Canton Vehicle Assembly Facility began producing the award-winning Altima in 2004 and since has built more than 1.1 million of Nissan's best-selling vehicle.

Sao Paulo City Begins Nissan Ev Taxi Pilot Program

Sao Paulo City Begins Nissan EV Taxi Pilot ProgramSao Paulo Municipality, along with the Renault-Nissan Alliance, AES Eletropaulo and Adetax (Association of Taxi Fleet of Sao Paulo), presented today a pilot program that will evaluate the viability of having electric vehicles operating as taxis in Sao Paulo City.

The study is the first concrete result of the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed in June 2011, which sought the adoption of electric cars in the state capital. At the time, Sao Paulo was the first South American city to sign such an agreement.

Infiniti Begins Sales In Dominican Republic

Infiniti Begins Sales in Dominican RepublicThe global expansion of Infiniti into new luxury markets continues on pace with the recent opening of the first Infiniti retailer in the Dominican Republic.  Santo Domingo Motors Company proudly unveiled their newly constructed world-class Infiniti Center in the capital city of Santo Domingo in late March, marking the beginning of modern automotive luxury in the region.

All-new, 2013 Nissan Altima Begins Production In Tennessee

New York Auto Show 2012 : 2013 Nissan Altima It has been 20 years since the first Nissan Altima rolled off the line in Smyrna. Today, more than 4.4 million Altimas later, Nissan celebrates another milestone: production of the top-selling vehicle's fifth generation.

The all-new 2013 Nissan Altima, which has been produced at Nissan's Smyrna Vehicle Assembly Plant since the first generation rolled off the line in 1992, is the first of five all-new Nissan vehicles coming in the next 15 months.

Uyghur Congress Begins In Tokyo

Uyghur congress begins in TokyoThe World Uyghur Congress began its general assembly Monday in Tokyo, with some 120 representatives from the ethnic group's communities in more than 10 countries participating.  

The four-day meeting of the Munich-based organization is taking place despite Chinese opposition to Japan's issuing of an entry visa to its exiled leader Rebiya Kadeer, who arrived Sunday for the session.