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Japan Will Have Asia's First Private Driving Club and Racetrack in 2023
Japan Will Have Asia's First Private Driving Club and Racetrack in 2023

29 May 2022, 11:23 UTC / Asia's first private driving club, complete with a racetrack and luxury villa complex will be in Japan, just an hour away from Tokyo. These are its key features

 
Toyota Teases Two Exciting Cars for the Tokyo Auto Salon, One Is Just for Racing
Toyota Teases Two Exciting Cars for the Tokyo Auto Salon, One Is Just for Racing

7 Jan 2022, 16:43 UTC / Toyota has published several teaser images of two exhibits that it will reveal at the 2022 Tokyo Auto Salon. Until next week, this is what we know

 
Japanese-Made Autonomous Robot Is a Four-Wheeled Explorer With Impressive Motor Skills
Japanese-Made Autonomous Robot Is a Four-Wheeled Explorer With Impressive Motor Skills

7 Jan 2022, 10:22 UTC / Piezo Sonic's four-wheeled robot is a Mighty machine with incredible mobility features. It can easily spin on the spot, climb stairs, and move horizontally

 
Toyota Autonomous e-Palette Pods Are Back on Duty After One Hit a Pedestrian
Toyota Autonomous e-Palette Pods Are Back on Duty After One Hit a Pedestrian

31 Aug 2021, 04:19 UTC / New safety measures will be implemented after one of the pods hit and injured a visually impaired judoka as he was crossing the street

 
Toyota Sidelines e-Palette “Autonomous” Pods After Accident at Tokyo Olympic Village
Toyota Sidelines e-Palette “Autonomous” Pods After Accident at Tokyo Olympic Village

28 Aug 2021, 06:36 UTC / One of the pods was making a slow-speed turn with the human operator in control and it hit a pedestrian. Toyota is collaborating in the investigation

 
Tokyo Olympics Had a Lit Start, More Than 1,800 Drones Put on an Epic Show
Tokyo Olympics Had a Lit Start, More Than 1,800 Drones Put on an Epic Show

24 Jul 2021, 13:31 UTC / Yesterday, July 23rd, the official opening ceremony for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games took place. The ceremony ended with 1,800 drones up the sky.

 
Lavender-Dressed 1991 Porsche 911 by Singer Casually Admires Japanese Landmarks
Lavender-Dressed 1991 Porsche 911 by Singer Casually Admires Japanese Landmarks

24 Mar 2021, 12:23 UTC / Singer set up the photoshoot to mark the recent partnership with Fukuoka-based Ei San Motors for servicing and representation in the country

 
Google Maps Silently Updated with a Major New Feature for Users in Tokyo
Google Maps Silently Updated with a Major New Feature for Users in Tokyo

5 Oct 2020, 05:20 UTC / Google has rolled out bike directions in Tokyo, a feature that local users have been drooling after for many years already

 
Japanese Model Imma (She's CGI) Gets a Porsche Taycan, Poses in Tokyo
Japanese Model Imma (She's CGI) Gets a Porsche Taycan, Poses in Tokyo

21 Nov 2019, 12:21 UTC / Computer-modeled social media influencers are a trend these days and the time has come for Porsche to enter this virtual land

 
Nissan Ariya Concept Unveiled in Tokyo, Previews Possible Production EV
Nissan Ariya Concept Unveiled in Tokyo, Previews Possible Production EV

23 Oct 2019, 07:58 UTC / Visually, the car draws inspiration from the IMx concept that was shown at the same venue, only two years ago and previews possible production vehicle

 
Here Are Some Weird, Autonomous and Electric Yamaha Machines Coming to Tokyo
Here Are Some Weird, Autonomous and Electric Yamaha Machines Coming to Tokyo

15 Oct 2019, 12:11 UTC / Yamaha will be showing in Tokyo a lineup of 18 vehicles, six of which are world premieres, ranging from electric bicycle to scooters to motorcycles

 
Toyota Is Working on a Car That Will Run For Ever Without Plugging It In
Toyota Is Working on a Car That Will Run For Ever Without Plugging It In

16 Sep 2019, 11:09 UTC / Toyota, Sharp and NEDO project started at the end of July and will run through to March next year, will see a solar car on the roads in Tokyo

 
Fake Lamborghini Urus in Japan Is Actually a Toyota 86
Fake Lamborghini Urus in Japan Is Actually a Toyota 86

11 Jan 2019, 12:27 UTC / The contraption sitting before you has been put together by a group of students and it seems like it's going through a bit of an identity crisis

 
Carlos Ghosn Faces New Charges, More Jail Time
Carlos Ghosn Faces New Charges, More Jail Time

4 Dec 2018, 10:03 UTC / Japanese prosecutors looking to extend the arrest of former Nissan executive Carlos Ghosn by slapping new charges on him

 
Lamborghini Halloween Parade in Tokyo Is Supercar Cosplay Done Right
Lamborghini Halloween Parade in Tokyo Is Supercar Cosplay Done Right

30 Oct 2017, 12:52 UTC / More and more automotive aficionados from all over the world are using their rides as four-wheeled Halloween costumes this year

 
Tokyo Police Shuts Down Underground Drifters' Meet with Massive Roadblocks
Tokyo Police Shuts Down Underground Drifters' Meet with Massive Roadblocks

24 Feb 2017, 13:39 UTC / The meet in question was held on the night before the debut of the Tokyo Auto Salon, with the city's police forces being less than happy about it

 
Satanic RWB Porsche 911 "Baphomet" Shows Up at Tokyo Rauh-Welt Begriff Meet
Satanic RWB Porsche 911 "Baphomet" Shows Up at Tokyo Rauh-Welt Begriff Meet

21 Feb 2017, 20:11 UTC / The (first) Rauh-Welt Begriff meet in Tokyo for 2017 welcomed a dark air-cooled machine that might split opinions over more than its widebody kit

 
Lamborghini Aventador Burns to the Ground in Tokyo, Firefighters Arrive Too Late
Lamborghini Aventador Burns to the Ground in Tokyo, Firefighters Arrive Too Late

27 May 2016, 18:20 UTC / The mighty Lamborghini Aventador is, once again, back under the spotlights, but this time it's for the wrong kind of reason

 
Japanese Underground Car Park Filled with Lambos Is like Aladdin's Cave
Japanese Underground Car Park Filled with Lambos Is like Aladdin's Cave

4 May 2016, 14:59 UTC / An underground car park in Tokyo, Japan, is home to the most bizarrely tuned Lamborghinis, but the weirdest one is always around the corner

 
Lamborghini's Huracan Museum in Tokyo Is Obviously a Bit Wacky
Lamborghini's Huracan Museum in Tokyo Is Obviously a Bit Wacky

8 Feb 2016, 22:10 UTC / How does parking some Lambos in the middle of Tokyo and throwing tons of lights over them sound for a plan to introduce the RWD model to Japan?