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The Ladies of Tokyo Auto Salon (EXCITING GALLERY #1)
"I’m not too sure I agree with the practice of parading beautiful women around as objects of lust secondary only to the cars themselves, but sports cars are not about thinking with your brain."

Nayalan Moodley - January 29, 2015

The Rides of Tokyo Auto Salon (BIG-ASS GALLERY #1)
This year saw a marked increase in non-Japanese cars on the show floor, especially from the bigger houses. With the exception of the 86 and the GT-R, the majority of Japanese tuned vehicles were the same mid-nineties to early-naughties classics (and we have a big-ass gallery of them!).
Mitsuoka Motors is going to release a premium model for 2015 of their 2-seater convertible car Mitsuoka Himiko on January 30. They are limited to only 15 cars and will be sold for ¥4,914,000 or more.
Toyota fully re-vamped their minivan models, Alphard and Velfire, and made them into high-quality premium cars like fancy Sedan car models. Aren't Japanese minivans kind of...attractive?

Yoriko Takahashi - January 13, 2015

Toyota & Hino Bring Fuel Cell Tech to Municipal Buses
Readers might remember Toyota's recent global rollout of the MIRAI sedan, for which the TFCS was developed. This new bus, incorporating the same system, is equipped with s 2 fuel cell stacks, 2 motors, and 8 hight pressure hydrogen tanks.
Do you want to go driving with your favorite Nogizaka46 member? Autobacs is going to release a portable car navigation system "Nogizaka46 navi" on December 22. Only 5,000 units will be available. Your favorite girl will navigate you to your destination with her cute voice.
Terrie's Take - AkihabaraNews.com
Terrie’s Take is a selection of Japan-centric news collected and collated by long-time resident and media business professional Terrie Lloyd. AkihabaraNews is pleased to present Terrie’s learned perspective; we all could use another take on the news - here’s Terrie’s:
Honda today announced the release of their new hybrid sedan, Grace. It equips Honda's HV System (hybrid system) using a 1.5L engine and 7-speed DCT (Dual Clutch Transmission).

Editor - November 21, 2014

Tamiya is going to release a Kumamon radio-controlled tractor called R/C Tractor Kumamon Version. It will be sold as a construction kit and finished goods.
Toyota is releasing the world's first commercial hydrogen FCV called MIRAI. It's a super eco-friendly car that discharges only water, not exhaust gas.

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