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Suzuki Admits To Incorrect Fuel Economy Testing Methods In Japan

Suzuki is the latest carmaker to come clean and admit its chosen methods for calculating official fuel economy readings have, in some instances, be...

Mitsubishi President And Vice President Announce Resignations Over Fuel Economy Scandal

The fallout from Mitsubishi’s admitted fuel consumption testing irregularities continues in Japan, with both the President and Vice President...

Rebuilding Mitsubishi's Reputation To Be "Biggest Challenge": Ghosn

As the dust settles on Nissan’s announcement that it will purchase a 34 percent stake in Mitsubishi Motors, restoring the reputation of the t...

Mitsubishi Fuel Figure Saga May Affect More Models

Mitsubishi’s false fuel figure debacle may yet reach further into the carmaker’s past and model range.

OFFICIAL: Nissan Announces Plan To Take 34% Share In Mitsubishi

Speculation about a merger or acquisition between Nissan and Mitsubishi Motors reached fever-pitch earlier today, with speculation that Mitsubishi&...

Mitsubishi - False Fuel Consumption Claims Uncovered By Nissan

In explosive news from Mitsubishi Japan, the carmaker has admitted to deliberately rigging fuel consumption results for a number of its own models,...

Toyota And Honda Halt Production Following Japan Earthquakes

The twin earthquakes that rocked southern Japan on the weekend, one a 7.3-magnitude, have claimed their first automotive casualties.

Japan’s ‘$1 Chip’ Drives Nearly Half Of All Autonomous Cars - Sales Booming

The age of self-driving cars is drawing closer, and bringing a new age of technology along for the ride.

Car Dealers On Notice As Vehicle Import Restrictions To Be Lifted

In a move described as "a big win for consumers", the Federal Government has announced it will lift personal import restrictions on new a...

Honda Odyssey Hybrid On Sale In Japan

Since its arrival in Australia in 2014, the current Honda Odyssey has notched up impressive sales, with one in every four people movers in the unde...

Honda Odyssey Hybrid Set For February Launch - Japan-Only For Now

Honda has announced that the newest variant in its Odyssey people-mover range will be launched next month, but Japan will be the only market to see...

Toyota And Nissan Taking No Chances With Expanded Takata Airbag Recall

Toyota has adopted a ‘take no chances’ approach to the ongoing Takata airbag saga by electing to dramatically alter the program.

Subaru BRZ STI Patent Filed In Japan

It’s the question that was posed pretty much the day after we learnt Toyota and Subaru were working together to build a new rear-wheel-drive ...

We Drive Honda’s New 1.0-litre Turbo VTEC

Honda’s engineers really, really love naturally-aspirated engines that rev their rings off, and they love their VTEC cleverness too.  ...

2016 Honda Clarity Fuel Cell – We Drive It

Honda’s big announcement at the Tokyo Motor Show last week was its new hydrogen-powered, zero-emission car, the Clarity Fuel Cell.  W...

Nissan Piloted Drive Autonomous Car Begins Testing On Public Roads

Nissan is preparing to hit the streets of Japan in its ‘Piloted Drive 1.0’ autonomous car project for the first time.

2016 Mitsubishi Pajero Sport Preview Drive - Off Road In Japan

The Skinny: Even a short drive in the new Mitsubishi Pajero Sport shows that this is a very different car to the ‘not greatly loved’ Ch...

Subaru Announces Japan-Only Limited Edition S207 WRX STI - Tokyo Motor Show

Announced as a Japan-only special edition, Subaru has used the Tokyo Motor Show to reveal a limited run of 400 units of an enhanced WRX STI Dubb...

Mazda Bringing New Sports Car To Tokyo Motor Show

Today Mazda has announced that it will display a new sports car concept at this year’s Tokyo Motor Show.

Japan: Self-Driven Taxis To Ferry Athletes At 2020 Olympics

Two Japanese companies have set their sights on the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, with plans to have a fleet of robotic taxis up and running in time...

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Lexus Chief Engineer Katsuda-san talks about the RX 450h at Geneva 2012

Lexus Chief Engineer Katsuda-san talks about the RX 450h at Geneva 2012 POSTED TUE, 20 MAR, 2012

TOYOTA 86 Full Throttle

TOYOTA 86 Full Throttle POSTED THU, 1 DEC, 2011

Subaru BRZ Promotional Video

Subaru BRZ Promotional Video POSTED WED, 30 NOV, 2011

Toyota 86 Review - Love Cars Japan

Toyota 86 Review - Love Cars Japan POSTED SUN, 27 NOV, 2011

The 2010 Mustang Competes at Bihoku (Mustang Drift Ch. 2)

The 2010 Mustang Competes at Bihoku (Mustang Drift Ch. 2) POSTED THU, 9 APR, 2009

2010 Mustang Drifting in Togue (Mustang Drift Ch. 1)

2010 Mustang Drifting in Togue (Mustang Drift Ch. 1) POSTED THU, 9 APR, 2009

Jeremy Clarkson on Japan's Automotive Scene

Jeremy Clarkson on Japan POSTED MON, 6 APR, 2009

NISSAN GT-R drifting in snow.

NISSAN GT-R drifting in snow. POSTED FRI, 25 JAN, 2008