Subaru Levorg Performance Wagon Decision Due By March 2015

Subaru Levorg performance wagon decision due by March 2015Whether or not the performance-focused Subaru Levorg wagon will form a part of the Japanese brand’s local line-up is set to be decided within three months.
Subaru Australia managing director Nick Senior confirmed the brand will have an answer for potential buyers of the Levorg – which can be specified as essentially a more practical five-door wagon version of the WRX – in the new year.

Search At Mt. Ontake Called Off Due To Storm

Search at Mt. Ontake called off due to stormAn approaching storm has forced rescue workers to call off their search for missing climbers on Mount Ontake in central Japan.
Authorities in Nagano suspended search operations for Monday and Tuesday as the storm makes its way toward the main island of Honshu.

Next-gen Mitsubishi L200 Pickup Due This Fall

2013 Geneva Motor Show : Mitsubishi Concept GR-HEV Photo UpdateMitsubishi might not be known for its pickup trucks in the U.S., but that hasn’t stopped its L200 in becoming a success elsewhere.
Mitsubishi announced that an all-new L200 pickup truck will debut this coming fall and will take its design cues from the GR-HEV pickup concept that debuted at last year’s Geneva Motor Show.

Nishikori Falls In First Round Of French Open Due To Recurring Injury

Nishikori falls in first round of French Open due to recurring injuryThe hopes of Japanese tennis superstar Kei Nishikori to make history once more at Roland Garros came crashing down on Monday as he lost to Slovakian Martin Klizan in the first round of the French Open. He was the first Japanese male to reach the Grand Slam’s fourth round in 75 years last year, but this was not going to be the year to beat that record.

Honda Accord Euro : Decision On Future Due Within Months

Honda Accord Euro : decision on future due within monthsA decision on the future of the Honda Accord Euro is expected in the coming months, ending years of speculation about the ageing mid-sizer.
Honda Australia director Stephen Collins said he had no news about the model at this stage, though said a final ruling from head office was not far away.

Update : Honda S660 Due To Enter Production In 2015

2013 Tokyo Motor Show : Honda S660 Concept portends a new kei car for 2015Honda will begin producing a small two-seat roadster based on the S660 concept car sometime during 2015.
The report on Japanese website Response doesn’t confirm the production car’s specifications, but it’s widely expected to carry over many of styling elements first seen in the S660 concept car (pictured) that debuted at the 2013 Tokyo motor show.