Articles about Japan

It’s for sale, too
If you had a tiny toy garage back when you were a kid, chances are you had a cool red fire truck in there. Maybe it was an expensive one with a proper build and incredible attention to detail, or perhaps it
There’s a lot—especially of chrome—to take in
When we think about it, you've probably got more chance of predicting next year's lottery numbers than guessing what crackers Japanese coachbuilder Mitsuoka is going to do next. Over the years, this wonderfully zany outfit has built some properly crazy
Check out the ‘Shinkansen Cleaning Competition’
If I had to make a list of stuff to see or try in Japan, the bullet trains have got to be somewhere at the top of that list. Along with the good food, the scenic locations, and the rich car culture,
Pretty normal if you ask us
Japan is one hell of a place to live in if you're a car guy. And no, this isn't just because the country is JDM heaven or home to some of the finest roads (though these are admittedly a huge
This is one pretty crossover
The Mazda MX-30 is arguably the Japanese carmaker's most intriguing proposition over the past several years. Not only is the small crossover the brand's first mass-produced electric vehicle, but it also comes equipped with-suicide doors! Not exactly
Should this be a thing in the Philippines, too?
You may have noticed lately that car manufacturers have been taking parts of their sales operations online to adjust to the COVID-19 pandemic. Making vehicles accessible remotely, through the convenience of virtual showrooms and the like, is pretty much the ultimate
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
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