Showing posts in the category of Japan

Suzuki's New Spacia Packs A Lot Into A Little

Suzuki may be gone from the North American new-car market, but it's still a big player in Japan – where it's now rolled out new ver...

Nissan To Test Self-Driving Taxi Service In Japan Next Year

Nissan has announced that it will start public tests of its self-driving ride-sharing service in Japan next year alongside Japanese gaming...

Honda Freed Modulo X Gives The Little Minivan A Sportier Edge

It's been over a year since Honda rolled out the new Freed in Japan, and now it's following up with a sporty Modulo X version.

Tesla Could Be Causing A Global Battery Shortage

Tesla has reportedly caused a global shortage of cylindrical batteries as it looks to up production at the Gigafactory .

Jenson Button Will Race For Honda In Japan's Super GT Series Next Year

Having taken the 2017 season off, Jenson Button has announced that in 2018 he will race in the Japanese Super GT series.

Japan's Supercar Culture Is Unlike Anywhere Else

The car culture in Japan is unlike anywhere else in the world, filled with locally-produced sports cars, the latest and greatest supercars...

Check Out Aston Martin's New Flagship Showroom In Tokyo [w/Video]

Earlier this month, Aston Martin announced the construction of first overseas brand center. Now it's opening the doors and invites us i...

New Nissan Serena NISMO Arrives On Japan's Roads

A little over a month after premiering at the Tokyo Motor Show, Japanese sales of the Nissan Serena Nismo have commenced.

Nissan Launches Nismo Heritage Offering Spare Parts To Firm's Icons

Nissan has announced its new Nismo Heritage program, designed to ensure that the Japanese firm’s most famous models remain on the roads for...

Toyota Warns Kentucky Workers That Japan-Made Camrys Are Cheaper

Toyota warned Kentucky workers building the Camry to cut costs or else, apparently looking for ways to increase the US plant’s efficiency ...

Pink Lamborghini Aventador Turns Heads In Tokyo

We're not quite sure what to make of it, but there seems to be a proliferation of pink Aventadors lately, as we've seen quite a fe...

Would You Pay Nine Grand For A 1990 Toyota Century?

If you consider the first-generation Toyota Century to be a somewhat iconic vehicle, then perhaps owning one makes sense for you.

Driving The Honda NSX, Toyota Supra And Mazda RX-7 Back-To-Back

Throughout the 1990s and early 2000s, many of Japan’s leading automakers built world-beating sports cars that were exceptionally fast, bewi...

Nissan Resumes Vehicle Production In Japan

Nissan has resumed vehicle production at five of its factories in Japan following weeks of scandal over improper inspections.

Why U.S. Car Makers Can’t Get A Break In Japan

The Japanese car market has proven to be a really tough place for U.S. manufacturers, who have claimed that protectionist policies keep the...

Trump Tells Japanese Automakers To Build Cars In The U.S.

President Trump has pleaded with Japan to build its vehicles in the United States, perhaps unaware that the country’s leading carmakers alr...

Aston Martin's Latest Dealership Will Be Its Largest

If you had to guess where in the world you'd find the dealership that sells the most Aston Martins, where would it be? London ? Los Ang...

Watch 80 Lamborghinis Roll Through Downtown Tokyo

Japan produces more cars than it consumes domestically, but it also has a big appetite for supercars. And notwithstanding a few notable exc...

Subaru Builds New Tracks In Japan For Autonomous Testing

Subaru has built a pair of new test tracks in Japan, both aimed at helping the automaker develop its driver-assist systems.

Much Like Nissan, Subaru Admits To Improper Inspections In Japan

Subaru has apparently failed to follow proper procedures during inspections conducted on vehicles destined for the domestic market for mor...