Honda very carefully sets loose its Level 3 autonomous car

Honda is rolling out the first car with Level 3 driver-assistance, with the new Legend capable of piloting itself on highways without demanding human supervision, though don’t expect to be overtaken by an autonomous sedan any time soon. The new Legend with Honda SENSING Elite is only being offered in Japan currently, with the automaker taking a very cautious path to deployment.

For a start, it’ll be only offering leases of the car, not outright sales.

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Leitz Phone 1 is a Leica-branded phone exclusive to Japan
Leitz Phone 1

Leica has released its first phone for the Japanese market with the SoftBank exclusive Leitz Phone 1. The internals are Read more

2022 Subaru Forester Facelift Debuts In Japan With New Headlights
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Subaru unveiled the fifth-generation Forester back in March 2018, and with product life cycles getting shorter, it's no wonder the Read more

2022 Subaru Forester debuts in Japan with a mild facelift and a torquey Boxer turbo engine
2022 Subaru Forester

The 2022 Subaru Forester recently debuted in Japan with a few exterior tweaks, better interior materials, and a host of Read more

Honda CR-X may return in EV form
Honda CR-X may return in EV form

Iconic 1980s Japanese hot hatch could make comeback as modern-day Honda e sports car You can forget all about the half-baked Read more

Fiio M11 Plus LTD player launched and available to purchase
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Fiio announces the new FiiO M11 Plus LTD player. The company released the new HiFi player on May 20 at Read more

Oppo Reno5 A launched in Japan with Snapdragon 765G and 90Hz display
Oppo Reno5 A launched in Japan with Snapdragon 765G and 90Hz display

The Reno series from Oppo keeps growing and the latest member is the Reno 5 A which just debuted in Read more

Samsung Galaxy S21 Olympic Games Edition is here – but you probably can’t buy it
Samsung Galaxy S21: The first 10 things to do with your new phone

Months after the Samsung Galaxy S21 launched, Samsung is unveiling a new version of it called the Olympic Games Edition, Read more

Sony releases stunning wide-angle footage shot on its upcoming Airpeak drone
Sony releases stunning wide-angle footage shot on its upcoming Airpeak drone

Sony first announced its official entry into the drone sector early this year at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES). Though Read more

Sony Xperia Ace 2 unveiled in Japan, brings 5.5-inch screen and Helio P35 chipset
Sony Xperia Ace 2 unveiled in Japan, brings 5.5-inch screen and Helio P35 chipset

The past few weeks saw a few Sony Xperia Ace 2 leaks and now the device has officially been announced Read more

Sharp Aquos R6 specs, now official
Sharp Aquos R6 specs, now official

Sharp has launched a new smartphone in Japan, sporting a 6.6-inch OLED screen, Snapdragon 888 5G chipset, a 20MP main Read more

See the Sony Xperia 1 III’s cameras in action in these alleged leaked photos
See the Sony Xperia 1 III's cameras in action in these alleged leaked photos

Sony is no stranger to extended pauses between device announcement and actual sales. This is definitely the case with the Read more

Tougher new Toyota HiLux GR Sport just months away
Tougher new Toyota HiLux GR Sport just months away

Gazoo Racing-tuned off-road suspension and chunkier design coming for Ford Ranger Raptor rival The top-selling Toyota HiLux ute range currently Read more