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Young drivers and a car that projects their emotions on the street in manga-style graphics. Weird.

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Documentary follows a dekotora owner around.

Dekotora is the Japanese culture of semi truck customizing, and this documentary lets you take a ride with one owner who explains why he does it. The guy has over a million miles on his truck and over $40,000 invested into its lights and polished metal.

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Hydrogen fuel-cell presented as the superior alt-fuel option in comic strip.

A Japanese magazine published a manga comic highlighting the benefits of the Toyota Mirai to other eco-friendly automobiles. It is, as you'd expect, very strange.

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Will this little bubbly EV get you through the winter?

A group of companies from Japan's northern island of Hokkaido want to create the ultimate EV to handle winter weather, and they already have a prototype.

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A university in Japan has competed of test of an EV that can pull energy through its tires to power the vehicle from steel plates in the road.

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Japan's deployment of fuel-cell stations won't multiply quite as fast.

Japan shoots for 40,000 fuel-cell cars on its road by 2020, 800,000 by 2030

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Bernie Sanders counters that Clinton doesn't go far enough.

While campaigning in Ohio, Hillary Clinton said it's time to rework trade agreements like the Trans-Pacific Partnership.

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The hydrogen car will arrive in US later in 2016.

The Honda Clarity is now available in Japan, but the company limits its to government agencies and businesses there at first. The first examples of the fuel cell sedan arrive in the US late this year.

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How do they practice drifting techniques in Japan without the speed and the risks involved? They wait for the lake to freeze over and do it all real slow. The result looks like more fun than you could shake a stick at.

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Knock twice for kitten safety.

Nissan wants people to check their cars for cats before leaving, and it has an adorable video to promote the campaign.

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An analyst predicts the Japanese auto industry could consolidate down to three major players by 2020. Companies may need to unite to overcome the obstacle of higher research and development costs.

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Despite Pacifica PHEV, Honda's New Gas-Electric Minivan Only Available In Japan

The new Odyssey Hybrid minivan is a good deal in Japan, where it starts at just $31,235, but it won't be sold in the US.

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Assembly Will Stop For A Week

Toyota will suspend all auto production in Japan for a week because of a steel shortage.

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The company is also pulling out of the Indonesian market. Ford failed to make a dent in market share in either country. Employees were notified via email.

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Toyota has a team of anime girls in Japan to sell the fourth-generation Prius in Japan through some bizarre advertising. The characters personify every bit of the car, including the engine, soundproofing, and the door chime.

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APR Racing's Toyota Prius GT300 racer is set to take on the competition in Japan's SuperGT series with a new, aggressive look and a 3.4-liter V8 hybrid.

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GM and Honda may take a major step forward in their shared development of hydrogen fuel cell technology by opening a joint factory.

The 25-year import law stinks. But as we flip our calendars to 2016, the class of 1991 is now eligible. Here are 17 not-for-US cars we're dying to bring over.

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Toyota's budget brand Daihatsu is heading to the 2016 Tokyo Auto Salon with concept coupe and shooting brake versions of the little Copen roadster that make us wish we could get one even more.

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Two classic F1 cars and a fleet of performance machines challenge a Japanese mountain road in this amazing video.

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Toyota's tuning division GRMN has done up a special version of the sports car we know as the Scion FR-S with a number of key enhancements. Shame it's only a limited edition exclusively for sale in Japan.

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