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Airless tire makers hope for breakout moment with autonomous driving

25 Oct 2019

TOKYO Makers of airless tires such as Japan's Bridgestone Corp. hope driverless cars will herald a breakthrough for their niche technology, which is more than a decade old but underperforms standard tires in every way except resistance to puncture.

Nissan pins revival hopes on 'foreigner with a Japanese face'

08 Oct 2019

TOKYO Nissan Motor Co named the head of its Chinese business as its next CEO on Tuesday, picking an executive known for close ties to top shareholder Renault and for a frank, straight-talking manner that has marked him as an outsider. | Video

REFILE-UPDATE 2-Nissan names darkhorse candidate Uchida as next CEO, Gupta as COO

08 Oct 2019

TOKYO, Oct 8 Nissan Motor Co named Senior Vice President Makoto Uchida as its next chief executive on Tuesday, picking a relative outsider who joined the automaker mid-career and is known for his rigorous work ethic and relentless focus on cost control.

Explainer: Why Asia's biggest economies are backing hydrogen fuel cell cars

25 Sep 2019

TOKYO China, Japan and South Korea have set ambitious targets to put millions of hydrogen-powered vehicles on their roads by the end of the next decade at a cost of billions of dollars.

Explainer: Why Asia's biggest economies are backing hydrogen fuel cell cars

25 Sep 2019

TOKYO China, Japan and South Korea have set ambitious targets to put millions of hydrogen-powered vehicles on their roads by the end of the next decade at a cost of billions of dollars.

Explainer: Why Asia's biggest economies are backing hydrogen fuel cell cars

25 Sep 2019

TOKYO China, Japan and South Korea have set ambitious targets to put millions of hydrogen-powered vehicles on their roads by the end of the next decade at a cost of billions of dollars.

Explainer: Why Asia's biggest economies are backing hydrogen fuel cell cars

18 Sep 2019

TOKYO China, Japan and South Korea have set ambitious targets to put millions of hydrogen-powered vehicles on their roads by the end of the next decade at a cost of billions of dollars.

Toyota banks on Olympic halo for the humble bus to keep hydrogen dream alive

18 Sep 2019

TOKYO Buses may not be the most glamorous mode of transport but at the 2020 Tokyo Olympic games, they will represent Toyota Motor Corp's best bet for wider acceptance of hydrogen power - technology so far eclipsed by electric vehicles.

Toyota using Tesla-style Panasonic batteries for China hybrids: sources

13 Sep 2019

TOKYO Toyota Motor Corp has started using the same type of battery that Panasonic Corp designed for Tesla Inc in some of its plug-in hybrids sold in China, sources familiar with the matter said.

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