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NEWS: 2018 Japan Automotive Hall of Fame inductees include 1966 Toyota Corolla, Honda CB 750
The Japan Automotive Hall of Fame has announced its 2018 inductees. Three vehicles and three significant figures in Japanese motoring history will now be forever honored for their part in the country’s auto industry. Here’s what (and who) they are.
Posted in News Tagged CB 750, corolla, e10, hino, honda, ke10, Kishichiro Okura, motorcycles, Ryoichi Nakagawa, subaru, toyota, Yoshio Akiyama 8 Comments
NIHON LIFE: Bidding Sayonara to the Hotel Okura
It has no engine, no wheels, and never won any races, but the Hotel Okura is an icon of the Showa Era. Since opening its doors in May 1962, it has hosted every US president since Richard Nixon. In 1976, JVC … Continue reading
Posted in Nihon Life Tagged honda, Hotel Okura, Kishichiro Okura, Nihon Life, prince, s54, s800, skyline 36 Comments