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Japan gets the Cadillac ATS Luxury Sport Edition

Japan gets the Cadillac ATS Luxury Sport Edition

The Land of the Rising Sun has been treated recently to a plethora of special edition models – especially by BMW – and American premium brand Cadillac has decided to take notice. As such they have prepared the ATS Luxury Sport Edition (which is a contradiction, actually) that comes with […]

Honda expands recall over Takata airbags in Japan

Honda expands recall over Takata airbags in Japan

Honda announced this week that more cars fitted with potential defective inflators made by Takata will have to go back to dealers. 780,000 extra vehicles have been recalled this week in Japan by Honda, including Odyssey minivan and Fit subcompact model, to replace their explosive Takata airbags. Following the massive […]

Takata and Nissan sued in Japan over airbag injuries

Takata and Nissan sued in Japan over airbag injuries

A Japanese woman has decided to take legal action against Takata and Nissan after she suffered injuries following a crash in which the airbags deployed with excessive force. Takata is facing countless lawsuits in the United States over its explosive airbags, which have been killed 11 people there and injured […]

Japan bans fully self-driving cars from public tests

Japan bans fully self-driving cars from public tests

Following safety concerns, the Japanese regulators said that autonomous cars should have a steering wheel or driver if they were to be tested on public roads. Regulatory laws are not being able to keep up with the speedy development pace of the self-driving technologies, thus hampering the players’ efforts in […]

BMW presents 600-horsepower M6 for Japan

BMW presents 600-horsepower M6 for Japan

The German automaker has taken the wraps off yet another limited run model designed to celebrate the marque’s century old milestone – a Japan-exclusive M6 Coupe. Last month BMW celebrated the company’s ongoing centenary celebrations via the release of the i3 Carbonight special edition model. Now the automaker has decided […]