Toyota announced that they are going to sell the Land Cruiser 70 from their popular rugged four-wheel drive vehicle line, Land Cruiser. It will be available in Japan for a limited time until June 30, 2015.
Subaru announced the release of WRX S4 and WRX STI, new 2 models from their Sports Sedan WRX Series.
Both of them feature a powerful 2.0 liter horizontally opposed 4 DOHC direct-injection turbo engine. Subaru made WRX S4 for all ages by putting more importance on fuel economy performance and safe performance, while Subaru honed drivability with the suspension system and high-power output (308ps/422Nm) for WRX STI.
Green House is going to release a cigar socket USB charger adapter "GH-CCU2A" in mid-August.
GH-CCU2A has 2 USB ports built-in so that it is able to simultaneously charge up to 2 devices at a time such as a smartphone, iPhone and iPad. Each port is compatible with up to 2.1A output, which enables you to charge 2 iPads at the same time.
It has an overcorrect protective fuse and LED light to check the condition of its power distribution.
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Toyota USA has announced that they are going to add the Persona to their new 2015 Prius model lineup. The price starts at $26,985.
Persona is one of the Toyota's Prius models that is customized for the American market. The first Persona model was released in the fall of 2012, and the new 2015 model will be the second in the line-up.
Filippo Perini Knows His Audience Early this morning, Japanese auto site Clicccar.com reported that Filippo Perini, the lead designer of Lamborghini’s latest flagship street rocket, cited origami as a significant influence in designing the car’s body.