Tag Archives: Japan

Submit an image of your Yamaha and you might go to Japan!

Yamaha owners, listen up -Yamaha India introduces a contest where you have to click a picture with your Yamaha and you may get a chance to spend six nights and seven days in Japan with your loved one. There are also some mp3 players, cell phones

Honda Jazz is 2009’s best selling vehicle in Japan

No, we're not kidding.As Honda induces rage shock into the tender hearts and brains of Indian hatchback buyers with its pricing, it manages to topple every other car to take the coveted best selling car in Japan, year after year.65,589 units of

Suzuki Kizashi project put on hold

Our sources in Japan tell us Suzuki’s D-Segment Kizashi project has been put on hold. Suzuki announced it had scrapped the 3.5-liter V6 engine in favour of a 2.0-liter engine, but now that engine’s development has also been halted. Don’t

Japanese Toyota Land Cruiser gets 318hp 4.6-liter V8 engine

The JDM (Japanese Domestic Market) Toyota Land Cruiser has received a new 318hp 4.6-liter V8 engine. The Land Cruiser's current engine is a 4.7-liter Toyota engine which uses outdated technology.The 4.6-liter V8 Dual VVT-i gasoline engine produces

Fiat 500 voted the best compact car in Japan

The cute little Fiat 500 which is also known as Cinquecento and the 'mighty mouse' has been voted as the 'Best Compact Car' in Japan. Over 80,000 users took part in the competition and judged it ahead of it's competitors Toyota IQ and Peugeot 308- Yes,

Suzuki Swift Limited S released in Japan

The Suzuki Swift has been featured on IAB numerous times, but we don't get bored of this car. First we had a limited edition for the Chinese market. Then a 3-door special for UK customers, and now this- Suzuki Swift Limited S for Japan.Suzuki Swift

More Suzuki Kizashi spy shots prop up on internet

The Suzuki Kizashi will be Maruti Suzuki's first D-segment car in India when it arrives in 2010. The Suzuki Kizashi is a stylish sedan, with so many Suzuki trademarks all over it's body. Be it the raised boot-lid placement or the steeply raked windscreen,

Spied: Crash test of 2009-2010 Suzuki Kizashi in Japan

The 2009-2010 Suzuki Kizashi has made earlier appearances when it was masked heavily under vinyl padding and when it was spotted sporting zebra stripes at the Nurburgring. Now, we have pictures of the Kizashi in a very distorted form – a crash test,

SEMA 2008: Honda Civic HFP Concept

[singlepic=122,320,240,,] Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) of the automobile aftermarket was formed in 1963 and now consists of over 7,094 companies worldwide, bringing together aftermarket manufacturers, original equipment manufacturers,

Nissan to release New Clean Diesel X-TRAIL “20GT”

Not many of us Indians know that the Nissan X-Trail SUV is sold in this place. Causes for that are the absence of many dealerships and any type of aggressive marketing. Besides, Nissan has recently entered India, and they don’t have lots of products

20th August in Automotive History

August 20th 1946 World War II civilian truck confinements were taken off in the U.S. Truck restrictions were only the beginning of special regulations during the war. Civilian auto production more or less stopped after the assault on Pearl Harbor as the