Tokyo transport map in real time

This is a cute visualisation of tokyo transport (is it only JR?) in real time

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'Flying motorbike' to debut at Tokyo Motor Show

A.L.I. Technologies Inc has developed a motorbike-like floating vehicle. The company plans to exhibit a prototype of the vehicle, "Speeder," in its booth at the 46th Tokyo Motor Show 2019, which will…

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See-Through Honda S2000 Surfaces at Owner's Meeting in Japan

According to Tire Meets Road , the clear S2000 was spotted at this year's annual owner's meeting at Twin Ring Motegi in Japan.
As if a mint, unmodified S2000 owned and maintained by Honda itself woul…

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Toyota Unveils Carbon Fiber-Bodied GR Supra Race Car for Super GT and DTM

Toyota Gazoo Racing announced that in 2020 the GR Supra will compete in Japan's Super GT Championship for the first time since 2006, where it will fight in the top-level GT500 class against rivals su…

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Toyota Showcases Sustainable Mobility for All With Solutions Designed for 2020 Olympics and Paralympics

Different models for different needsAccordingly, Toyota aims to deliver its mobility solutions with electric power for 90% of the vehicles used.
Toyota estimates it will deliver 3,700 products, inclu…

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Mazda's 1990s Eunos Cosmo Is Still Wilder Than Any Car On The Road Today

It’s been decades and there is still no car like Mazda’s triple-rotor Eunos Cosmo, a vehicle more ambitious, more foolish and more amazing than many cars made since.
They’re extremely good folks with…

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Truck and train collision in Japan kills one, injures at least 34

One person died and at least 34 were injured on Thursday when a truck and an express train with 500 people aboard collided in Japan's second-largest city of Yokohama, setting the truck on fire and de…

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Japan's new bullet test train completed

East Japan Railway Co. on Thursday unveiled to the media the completed test model for next-generation shinkansen bullet trains.
The 10-carriage ALFA-X train has a sleek 22-meter nose on the No. 10 ca…

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Uber Seals Its First Taxi Deal in Japan

Uber Technologies Inc. has finally found a partner for its cab-hailing program in Japan, one of the world’s largest taxi markets.

A Fuji Taxi vehicle with the Uber logo.Photographer: Yuji Nakamura/Bl…

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Toyota to showcase advanced autonomous EVs at 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Toyota Motor Corp. said Monday it will introduce its e-Palette autonomous electric vehicles to transport athletes at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics, showcasing its latest self-driving and ze…

posted by  banzaitokyo | 1 year, 3 months ago | 0 comments


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