Japanese Banknotes To Undergo Makeover

Japanese banknotes to undergo makeover

Japan will redesign its banknotes to incorporate the latest anti-forgery techniques. Finance Minister Taro Aso announced the makeover on Tuesday. The design changes will be the first since 2004.

The new 10,000-yen note will feature Eiichi Shibusawa, a famed industrialist in modern Japan. He is known as the "father of Japanese capitalism." The reverse side will feature the Tokyo train station building.

Bathhouse Gets Makeover With Photos By Mika Ninagawa

Bathhouse gets makeover with photos by Mika Ninagawa

MATSUYAMA--Photographs taken by film director and photographer Mika Ninagawa have added some pizzazz to the historic Dogo Onsen Honkan bathhouse for the Dogo Onsenart 2018 art event.

The "Dogo Onsen Honkan Installation" features pictures of fireworks shot by Ninagawa in various places across the country. After dark, the bathhouse building is lit up to give it a mysterious glow.

2018 Lexus Ls F Sport Gets A Modest Makeover For Sema

2018 Lexus LS F Sport Gets A Modest Makeover For SEMA

Lexus recently announced plans to introduce two Black Panther-inspired LC models at SEMA and now the automaker has confirmed plans to showcase an assortment of other vehicles as well.

Since we've already covered the LCs, we'll skip right to the 2018 LS F Sport by Gordon Ting and Beyond Marketing. Described as "intentionally minimalistic," the car has a Supreme Matte White wrap, a revised air suspension, and 22-inch HRE wheels with Pirelli P-Zero Tires.

Toyota Hilux Gets Mega Makeover Courtesy Of Carlex Design

Toyota HiLux gets mega makeover courtesy of Carlex design

Polish car modification company Carlex mightn’t be a household name in Australia, but the Toyota HiLux certainly is – and what you see here is the culmination of the two.

The Toyota HiLux Hilly from Carlex’s Pickup Design workshop apparently showcases what happens when a bunch of car-mad modders get their hands on a tough dual-cab ute and let their imaginations run wild. I mean, this is pretty wild, right?

Makeover For Manga-covered Kitaro Trains On Way Next Year

Makeover for manga-covered Kitaro Trains on way next year

YONAGO, Tottori Prefecture--The manga-covered Kitaro Train cars running on the JR Sakai Line are to be given a spooky makeover featuring six "yokai" monster illustrations, West Japan Railway Co.'s (JR West) Yonago branch has announced.

The train cars are currently illustrated with characters from the "Gegege no Kitaro" horror manga and anime series including Kitaro, Sunakake-Baba, Konaki-Jiji, Nezumi-Otoko, Neko-Musume and Medama-Oyaji.

2018 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport Gets A Gentle Makeover

2018 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport gets a mellow makeover

While we sit tight for the up and coming Eclipse Cross and the Outlander Sport's littler successor, Mitsubishi is doing all that it can to keep the present, maturing Outlander Sport applicable. The most recent move is a gentle invigorate all around. The organization is additionally offering another choice package.

All 2018 Outlander Sports get somewhat changed front and back belts. In advance, the most noteworthy change is the expansion of LED daytime running lights inset of each mist light. Just underneath them are new air gulfs. The primary grille with the Mitsubishi logo additionally now highlights two thin chrome bars. At the back, the back guard has another artificial slip plate in the inside. On each flank are more rakish reflectors.

Chubu Airport Plans Makeover To Give Facility Feel For Seattle

Chubu airport plans makeover to give facility feel for SeattleChubu Centrair International Airport here plans to re-create the "feel" of Seattle in tune with its display of a Boeing 787 Dreamliner passenger jet.
Airport operator Central Japan International Airport Co. said Jan. 27 that remodeling plans call for setting up 21 restaurants and shops in a commercial complex to be opened in the airport in summer 2018, including a Seattle-based brewery's restaurant and Starbucks.