Toyota wants to land a hydrogen fuel cell car on the moon


Toyota wants to boldly take fuel cell cars where they've never been before, by landing a hydrogen-powered rover on the moon by 2029.
Video: J-Deite Ride car-robot is a real-life Transformer

J-Deite Ride car-robot is a real-life Transformer


Transformers, more than meets the eye. Transformers, robots in disguise." It's a theme tune that millions of people around the world will recogni
Japan gears up for the drive-through funeral

Japan gears up for the drive-through funeral


It is a system familiar from fast-food chains and car parks. Now the drive-through is coming to a Japanese funeral parlour
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AI and electric cars: 2017 Tokyo motor show review


When it comes to giving drivers a glimpse of the future, the Tokyo motor show is the event to follow. The biennual show gives the engineers and d

Drivers in Japan face dementia tests to cut deaths


Japan has introduced traffic rules to stop people with dementia driving, after a series of deaths caused by confused elderly motorists.

Men twice as likely to cross on a red light


Male pedestrians are almost twice as likely as women to cross a road when the pedestrian light is red and tend to jockey for pole position...
Rarer than a four-leaf clover: meet the new Ferrari J50

Meet the new £2.5m Ferrari J50


Ferrari will be hoping to score a perfect 10 with its latest, limited-edition model, which has been launched to mark 50 years of selling cars in
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Test your knowledge: What cult Japanese cars are famed...


With its bonsai trees and capsule hotels, Japan may seem to love the miniature. And there's one other example of Japan's obsession with downsizing:...
Jeremy Clarkson quotes: foreigners

Clarkson on: foreigners


Jeremy Clarkson has managed to land himself in hot water with Indians, Mexicans, Malaysians, Americans ... in fact, pretty much everyone in the world