Fuji TV’s music program “HEY! HEY! HEY!” on which the comedian duo Downtown served as the host, live broadcast their final episode with the title “Konna ni Waraeta Ongaku Bangumi wa Nakatta ze! Saigo no HEY! HEY! HEY! MUSIC CHAMP“, and it was revealed the average audience rating reached 14.3% (in Kanto region according to Video Research).
With two years of Nissan LEAF sales just completed, the company today announced the launch of the United States’ largest lithium-ion automotive battery plant in Smyrna, Tenn. The facility – which is making battery components for the ramp-up of production of the all-electric, zero-emission 2013 Nissan LEAF early next year – is one of three of its kind in the world operated by a major automaker.
Launched with the tagline "Just in time for the 21st century", Prius has become the world's most popular hybrid car.
A decade and a half later, it is a true mass-market success with almost three million global sales.
The petrol-electric trailblazer went on sale in Japan on December 10th, 1997 with the tagline ‘just in time for the 21st century’.
Whenever a new project began at his previous employer, he said that everyone received explicit instructions on how to do their jobs: "Here's how to build a forging line, follow this blueprint!" This associate told me he was very surprised when he received a new assignment at Honda and his instruction was simply: "Go to the Honda engine plant in Ohio and see what they have done. Then make sure this new one is better."
A legendary track, drivers say it is among the most technically difficult in the world.
The racing calendar means it often comes late in the Formula One season. So it is here that over the years many championships have been won … and lost.
Associates at the Marysville Auto Plant today started production of the all-new 2013 Honda Accord, marking 30 years of automotive manufacturing in the United States. With sophisticated styling, premium features and unique technologies that make Accord more fuel efficient and fun to drive, the ninth-generation Accord will go on sale next month.
This will be his first solo album in about 3 years with his last being “madrigal of decadence” back in 2009. It’s said to include a total of 12 tracks including his already released singles “LAW’S“, “Ryusei“, “the sun“, and “Namida ga Afureru“.
The Nissan Foundation awarded $655,000 in grants today to 26 nonprofit organizations from across the country during a special luncheon commemorating the institution's 20th anniversary. Located in California, Georgia, Michigan, Mississippi, New York, Tennessee and Texas, all of the organizations receiving grants in 2012 demonstrate a strong commitment to fostering cultural diversity in their local communities.