Articles about Japan

They’re relatively subtle, though
Frankly, the Honda e is a good-looking car even without any visual add-ons. This isn't stopping the carmaker from offering the clean, minimalist electric vehicle with a couple of aesthetic upgrades, though.In the Japanese market, the Honda e
SkyDrive has successfully conducted testing of its new aircraft
We've said it a thousand times before already but we just have to say it again: We really are living in the future.This time around, though, it's a real, working flying car (pictured above) that's wowing us, not
And we still want it
Here's some exciting kei-car news from Japan! This is a Honda S660 modified by Mugen, and we need little else in our lives. Any possessions that won't fit in its diminutive storage areas aren't worth hanging onto. Let'
Limited to just five units
There are two reasons millions of people across the globe are so intrigued by Japan's samurai. The first is that, well, their aesthetic is on point. Heroic stances, cool armor, long blades-could a warrior be any more badass? Then there
From a golden era of tuning
At around 4am on November 4, 1998, Kazuhiko 'Smokey' Nagata pulled off the hard shoulder into lane two of the A1(M) and came to a stop.With rain falling and the mercury hovering just above freezing, he pinned the throttle, dropped
Will this make it to production one day?
Earlier this year, Sony grabbed the spotlight at the 2020 Consumer Electronics Show by unveiling the Vision-S Prototype-the tech company's very own car. And boy, what a sight it was.As far as concepts go, the Vision-S had
In celebration of the Celica Camry’s birthday
It's amazing what a change in color can do for a car. One minute you're looking at a classy midsize sedan, the next you're gawking at a very stealthy piece of machinery. This is the case for the Toyota
Great idea
Last year, during a visit to Japan for the 2019 Tokyo Motor Show, we dropped by Yokohama for a tour of Nissan's global headquarters. Featuring a huge collection of scale models, old-school collectibles, and vehicle displays, the quick stop at
Not to mention one of the most efficient
You know how the past few months haven't exactly been a good look for some delivery companies here in the Philippines? Well, maybe they can learn a thing or two from their counterparts in countries like Japan.YouTuber Paolo From Tokyo
Honda’s hot hatch continues to break records
It's hard to believe the Honda Civic Type R's record-breaking Nürburgring blitz is already half a decade old. While the vehicle no longer holds the record for fastest front-wheel-drive car around the 'Ring-it has since
In case you’re not the walking type
Tokyo is easily one of the world's most pedestrian-friendly cities for tourists. With almost every worthwhile destination easily accessible by a quick train ride and short walk, there's rarely ever a need to hail a taxi-unless you get
This is a thing, apparently
Add this to the list of reasons Japan is one of your favorite places to visit: The country might be the only place (at least that we know of) that offers the haunted house experience via the convenience of drive-through.A
When will we start taking EVs seriously?
Tokyo ambulances aren't just busy saving lives. Now, they're saving the environment, too.Nissan has just announced that NV400 Zero Emission is now part of the Tokyo Fire Department's ambulance fleet. The news comes as part of a collaboration
We appreciate good driving
Guess how many Fast and Furious movies we've had, so far? Nope...more. Eight. Eight! And that's leaving out the shiny-headed spin-off punchfest known as Hobbs & Shaw. Altogether, the F&F circus has pocketed almost $6 billion (P304.
Worth the read?
It looks like we may finally get an inside, albeit probably one-sided, look at the inner workings of Carlos Ghosn's disgraced exit from the Nissan Motor Company.According to a report by Japan Times, the now-fugitive former Nissan CEO
Sad life
Ah, Japan. It's not just the Land of the Rising Sun, but also of great seafood, even better cars, and arguably the best public transportation system in the entire world. Frankly, it's impossible to visit the country without falling in
The plan is to make 2,500 a month
Another carmaker is stepping up its efforts to help authorities in their fight against COVID-19. This time, it's Nissan that's saying it will soon begin manufacturing face shields to protect frontliners in Japan.The carmaker says it can make
Stay home, stay safe
The Luzon-wide enhanced community quarantine period and its accompanying public transportation ban have, quite frankly, turned most parts of Metro Manila into ghost towns.Places and thoroughfares which are usually busy-either packed with cars or the hustle and bustle of
We miss traveling
The Ferrari 599 XX Evoluzione was categorically not a road car. It was the hardest of hard-core front-engine, rear-wheel-drive V12s from Ferrari, and remained on a tight leash from Maranello at all times. If you bought one, you
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