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Mitsubishi Motors' Top Executives Likely To Resign Over Mishandled Data


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The scandal involving the Japanese automaker's manipulation of fuel economy data is likely to cause both the company's CEO and COO to resign, according to Japanese media.

Mitsubishi Admits It Has Been Rigging Fuel Economy Tests Since 1991


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After seeing half of its market value gone since the first announcement, Mitsubishi formed a special committee to investigate the improper fuel economy testing procedure.

BMW 5-Series Baron Is Aimed At A "Real Gentleman"


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As a part of its centenary celebrations, BMW’s Japanese division rolled out a luxurious 5 Series that brings to mind the “Next 100 Years” 7-Series.

Wald’s 2016 Toyota Prius Is A Sheep In Wolf’s Clothing


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Development of Wald International’s ‘Sports Line’ tuning package for the fourth-gen Toyota Prius that we first heard back in February this year continues with the Japanese tuner releasing a new render and photos from the building stage.

New Toyota Passo Is The Most Frugal Petrol Model In Japan [30 Pics]


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This is the Daihatsu Sirion’s twin brother, the new Japan-only Toyota Passo city car.

Honda Issues Recall For Death- And Injuries-Related Airbags


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Honda Motor Co has announced a new safety campaign on its local market due to a malfunction of airbag inflators made by Daicel Corp.

Nissan Skyline Earns 'Most Iconic Japanese Car Ever' Title In The UK - Do You Agree?


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Jap-fest followers have decided to name the Skyline as the 'Most Iconic Japanese Car Ever' over the Toyota Supra and the Subaru Impreza WRX.

BMW i3 Carbonight Is Another Pointless Special Edition For Japan


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BMW’s special edition releases for their 100th birthday continue with a limited production version of the i3 electric city car for Japan.

Nissan Launches Significantly Improved GT-R In Japan


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The revamped GT-R has been taken to its homeland, following its world premiere at the New York International Auto Show last week.

Mystery Minivan Spied In San Francisco; What Is It?


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Occasionally, Carscoops readers turn up prototypes that even we aren’t sure what they are, like this identical pair of heavily disguised minivan testers spotted over the weekend in California.

Honda Has Delivered First Clarity Fuel-Cell


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While the US-spec version of the hydrogen-powered car will be on display in New York, Honda has already delivered the first example in its home market.

Honda Clarity FCV Goes On Sale In Japan, Europe and U.S. To Follow This Year


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Honda has opened the order books for its Clarity fuel cell vehicle in its home market of Japan, where prices start from 7,660,000 Yen ($67,955 equivalent).

Toyota Offers GT 86 With A Choice Of Aero Kits In Japan


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Toyota has prepared a dedicated aero package for the GT86 to give it an even sportier feel.

Wald Shows Off Mercedes-AMG GT Black Bison Edition In Fresh Pics


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After teasing us with a modified Mercedes-Benz AMG-GT back in November, Wald International unveiled their Black Bison Edition version at the 2015 Tokyo Auto Salon.

A Look Into Tokyo's Street Life And Illegal Drifting Scene


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Although drifting is now a respectable motorsport discipline, it evolved from illegal street racing, which is still thriving in some parts of the world.

Honda Odyssey Hybrid Goes On Sale In Japan


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After its debut at the 2015 Tokyo Motor Show, Honda's new hybrid MPV is now available for order in its local market.

Kuhl Racing's Crazy Gold Chrome Nissan GT-R Poses In First Photoshoot


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The gold chrome engraved Nissan GT-R created by Kuhl Racing was certainly one of the highlights of the Tokyo Auto Salon and now, the Japanese tuner has released some stunning pictures of the car in its very first photoshoot.

There’s A 2000 Toyota Century V12 For Sale In Canada


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While most people outside Japan think that the Lexus LS is the Toyota group’s most luxurious model, that’s not entirely true, as in their home market, that distinction goes to the Toyota Century.

Toyota Halts Production At Its Japan Factories Due To Steel Shortage


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Toyota announced the suspension of all production on its Japan-based manufacturing facilities after an explosion at a steel plant of one of their partners.

BMW Launches A Japan Exclusive 4 Series Limited Edition "In Style"


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Japan’s love affair with limited edition BMWs has been further strengthened with the arrival of this 4 Series Gran Coupe.