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Biggest Quake Ever Detected on Another Planet Happened on May 4 on Mars
Biggest Quake Ever Detected on Another Planet Happened on May 4 on Mars

10 May 2022, 07:21 UTC / The Interior Exploration using Seismic Investigations, Geodesy and Heat Transport (InSight) felt a magnitude 5 marsquake at the beginning of the month

 
Bad News on the Chip Front as Toshiba Suspends Production After Earthquake
Bad News on the Chip Front as Toshiba Suspends Production After Earthquake

24 Jan 2022, 23:58 UTC / The company says it’s still evaluating the damage caused by the earthquake, but there’s no estimate as to when operations could be resumes

 
Powerful Earthquake Hits Japan, Devastates Famous Ebisu Drift Track
Powerful Earthquake Hits Japan, Devastates Famous Ebisu Drift Track

15 Feb 2021, 18:31 UTC / Every year Japan gets hit by powerful earthquakes, typhoons and even tsunamis, but it hasn't been this difficult for the country since the Fukushima incident

 
This Is How Google Maps Displays Regions Hit by Earthquakes
This Is How Google Maps Displays Regions Hit by Earthquakes

30 Dec 2020, 07:41 UTC / The feature was announced earlier this year and has recently been activated after a magnitude 6.4 earthquake hit Croatia

 
This Japanese Navigation App Tells Stories About the 2011 Earthquake
This Japanese Navigation App Tells Stories About the 2011 Earthquake

25 Oct 2020, 04:00 UTC / A Japanese car-sharing group has created a unique navigation solution whose purpose is to provide stories about the 2011 earthquake

 
Ferrari Will Build One More LaFerrari to Provide Aid For Earthquake Victims
Ferrari Will Build One More LaFerrari to Provide Aid For Earthquake Victims

1 Sep 2016, 17:32 UTC / Ferrari doesn't normally do this, nor do other supercar makers. It seems like the August 24 earthquake in Italy has spawned the creation of another LaFerrari

 
Honda Resuming Production At Kumamoto Factory
Honda Resuming Production At Kumamoto Factory

24 Aug 2016, 15:41 UTC / The damage of the earthquake that struck in the area back in April has been dealt with, and the Kumamoto Factory is resuming full production

 
Domino Effect Strikes US Auto Industry After Japan's Quake, GM Idles Four Plants
Domino Effect Strikes US Auto Industry After Japan's Quake, GM Idles Four Plants

23 Apr 2016, 12:51 UTC / General Motors will idle four of its American plants for two weeks because of the earthquake that struck Japan last week. They are missing components from Japan

 
Japanese Supplier of Microchips Disrupts Mitsubishi Production After Earthquake
Japanese Supplier of Microchips Disrupts Mitsubishi Production After Earthquake

17 Apr 2016, 11:13 UTC / The earthquake that struck Japan on Thursday led to a halt in production for Toyota and Nissan, but Mitsubishi soon followed, as a supplier was affected

 
Toyota and Nissan Idle Plants Following Earthquake in Japan
Toyota and Nissan Idle Plants Following Earthquake in Japan

15 Apr 2016, 14:31 UTC / Following the magnitude-6.2 earthquake that hit Japan yesterday, Toyota and Nissan have decided to idle two plants due to a disruption in the supply chain

 
Ferrari Raises 1.8 Million Euros for Italy’s Earthquake Victims
Ferrari Raises 1.8 Million Euros for Italy’s Earthquake Victims

21 Jun 2012, 14:27 UTC / After an American car collector bid a massive €1.4 million ($1.76 million) for this, the 599XX Evo, Ferrari easily managed to raise €1.8 million ($2.26 million) that will go towards helpin...

 
Aventador Deliveries Could Be Delayed by Earthquake
Aventador Deliveries Could Be Delayed by Earthquake

7 Jun 2012, 08:57 UTC / Italy has been hit by some of the worst natural disasters in decades. The European country was struck by a massive earthquake on May 20th, followed by two further larger ones on May 29th. As small t...

 
Ferrari Auctioning 599XX Evo As Earthquake Aid for Italy
Ferrari Auctioning 599XX Evo As Earthquake Aid for Italy

31 May 2012, 13:34 UTC / Italy has been devastated by three earthquakes taking place on on May 20, 28 and the 29th, killing 24 people in total so far according to most media reports. This has not only ruined lives, but also...

 
Nissan to Provide 10 NV200 Combis to Areas Damaged by Japan Quake
Nissan to Provide 10 NV200 Combis to Areas Damaged by Japan Quake

4 Aug 2011, 07:58 UTC / Nissan Motor Co. today announced it will be loaning 10 of its compact commercial vehicle, the NV200 Combi Taxi, at no cost to several taxi firms in the Tohoku region of Japan. This resource will hel...

 
Toyota to Recover Sooner Than Expected from Earthquake Effects
Toyota to Recover Sooner Than Expected from Earthquake Effects

13 Jul 2011, 16:51 UTC / The Japanese manufacturer has recovered earlier than expected and now plans to begin normal routine by October 1st.Toyota has shortened its list of possible risk parts to 30 from more that 1,200 ...

 
Japan Earthquake Won't Affect Yamaha MotoGP Operations
Japan Earthquake Won't Affect Yamaha MotoGP Operations

1 Apr 2011, 14:25 UTC / Whereas some reports lately have suggested that Honda's development in the MotoGP championship this season might be affected by the catastrophic events in Japan last month, their fellow country...

 
Button Will Ask for Permission to Visit Japan
Button Will Ask for Permission to Visit Japan

28 Mar 2011, 09:47 UTC / Jenson Button has reportedly asked permission from his McLaren team to make a charity visit to Japan in order to further raise donations for the people in the country following the disasters that ha...

 
Kobayashi Affected by Situation in Japan
Kobayashi Affected by Situation in Japan

18 Mar 2011, 10:47 UTC / Kamui Kobayashi would have normally waited forward to the new season start, at Melbourne, hadn't it been for the earthquake and tsunami that tragically affected the North-Eastern part of Japan ...

 
Sauber Cars to Feature Support Message for Victims in Japan
Sauber Cars to Feature Support Message for Victims in Japan

17 Mar 2011, 13:26 UTC / We're not sure about other teams, but Sauber F1 will show its support for the victims of the earthquake and tsunami in Japan during the season opening round of the 2011 Formula 1 Championship, ...

 
Japan Crisis Might Affect Honda's MotoGP Operations
Japan Crisis Might Affect Honda's MotoGP Operations

15 Mar 2011, 16:08 UTC / Last weekend, Honda Racing Corporation (HRC) confirmed via a press release that none of its employees at the Saitama headquarters were hurt following the earthquake that has hit the country less tha...