Japan

A look back at the Toyota Land Cruiser 40-Series (1960 – 1984) 0

It’s a genuine surprise to many that Toyota’s Land Cruiser 40-Series was actually around as far back as 1960. In the UK and Europe they only achieved fame later in life, but in all other parts of the world they are considered true legends. Nowadays they have a true cult following, a later entry into(…)

A brief history of Nissan 0

These days, Nissans are as much a part of our roads as any brand – perhaps more so due to the high quality to affordability ratio – a truly desirable and attainable for many a budget. But how much do we actually know about the origins of the Japanese car maker? Here’s a brief history…(…)

Up, Up and Away 0

The automotive industry has many new technological pathways which companies are exploring and making headway in. Some of these include the electric vehicle, the autonomous vehicle and multiple different futuristic concept designs. But, one group of Japanese engineers are taking this all further by attempting to develop a flying car. A flying car really would(…)

The Mitsubishi Saga A Few Days Later… 0

Just last week it became apparent that Mitsubishi were caught in their own emissions scandal. Unlike Volkswagen, whose scandal affected 11 million cars globally, the Mitsubishi scandal affects only Japanese cars. But, there is now new information on the scandal which changes the whole dynamic for the Japanese car manufacturer. It is now apparent that(…)