Yamaha: Top-five Come Back From Lowes For French Worldsbk

Yamaha: Top-Five Come Back from Lowes for French WorldSBKA strong opening performance for Alex Lowes placed his Pata Yamaha Official WorldSBK into the top-five at the Circuit de Nevers Magny-Cours today as the Fassi French Round began. Local hero Sylvain Guintoli also launched into his home race weekend by securing his place in Saturday's Superpole 2 with a provisional ninth on his YZF-R1.

Portable Pv System To Come With Rechargeable Battery

Portable PV System to Come With Rechargeable BatteryMie University announced a lightweight, portable solar power generation system equipped with a rechargeable battery.
Mie University aimed to develop a system that can be easily used at the time of disaster and commercialized it. The university considers it as a solar power generation system that is equipped with a rechargeable battery, light in weight so that even a woman can carry it and can be used whenever, wherever and by anyone (e.g. when power supply is cut off, at the time of disaster, etc).

Ultra-small Ev Will Come With Plastic-based Body

Ultra-small EV Will Come With Plastic-based BodyRimono, a Tokyo-based company that develops ultra-small electric vehicles (EVs), will employ plastics for the body of its vehicle to be released in the summer of 2017 to reduce the vehicle weight by 35% or more.

Subaru Impreza Wrx Sti Can't Come Soon Enough

Subaru Impreza WRX STI Can't Come Soon EnoughForget whatever you were doing and take a look at the first rendering of the new Subaru Impreza WRX STI.
Based on the new generation of the car seen in New York, X-Tomi's interpretation of how the high-performance model may look like checks all the right boxes, starting with the aggressive stance given by the tweaked front end, continuing with the large rear wing and ending with the signature golden alloy wheels, with a multi-spoke pattern.

Next Generation Nissan Gt-r May Come With Hybrid Powertrain

Next Generation Nissan GT-R may come with hybrid powertrainMost of the details related to the next-generation version of the Nissan GT-R sports car have so far been a mystery, but at least one source calls it a "foregone conclusion" that the car will move to a hybrid powertrain within the next few years. That's not to say the model will go soft. In fact, the Japanese automaker may be eying the Porsche 918 or McLaren P1 as performance targets.

Sony : Playstation Vr Might Come To Pc Eventually

Sony : PlayStation VR Might Come to PC EventuallyThis week marks the moment when the first modern virtual reality solution linked to the PC, the Oculus Rift, will arrive for those who have placed a pre-order or have backed the device on Kickstarter, and it seems that the cheaper PlayStation VR from Sony might someday debut on the same platform to introduce more competition.

New Mazda Cx-9 Suv Could Come To Europe

2017 Mazda CX-9 Production Started in HiroshimaMazda's European boss, Jeff Guyton, says that the CX-9 might, for the first time, make it to the Old Continent.
If it gets the green light, it will land with a diesel engine instead of the 250 HP 2.5-liter petrol unit that's available in the used on the US version.

Mazda Sedans Must Come Before Suvs

Mazda sedans must come before SUVsCreating traditional sedans, wagons and hatchbacks – rather than focusing exclusively on SUVs – is an essential requirement when it comes to engineering dynamically capable vehicles, according to Mazda.

All Phases Of Kunieda’s Game Come Together For 6th French Title

All phases of Kunieda’s game come together for 6th French titleWheelchair tennis champion Shingo Kunieda seems to be hitting his peak simultaneously in the three aspects of his game: his mental approach, technique and physical condition.
The 31-year-old beat Stephane Houdet of France in the men’s final at the French Open on Friday to win his second straight title and sixth overall at Roland Garros. Kunieda faced Houdet in the final for the fourth straight year, but only allowed his rival to take one game, winning 6-1, 6-0.

Photo: Traditional Japanese Umbrellas Are Dried In The Sun Before The Rains Come

PHOTO: Traditional Japanese umbrellas are dried in the sun before the rains comeAhead of rainy season, Japanese-style umbrellas, or "wagasa," which are traditional local craft products of Nakatsu, northern Oita Prefecture, were drying in the sun in recent days before completion.
The Nakatsu wagasa is placed in the sun for 10 days after being coated with perilla oil. Before the coating, it also has to undergo about 60 processes, including framing and covering the frame with traditional “washi” Japanese paper.