BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.5068@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20160322T000000Z DTEND:20160322T000000Z DESCRIPTION:Japan brought us the hybrid car\, the Gran Turismo driving game \, drifting\, Speed Racer\, and now the world&rsquo\;s first production fu el-cell car. Japanese innovations inspired high-end European automakers to realize more reliable\, better handling cars. Tokyo-based motor journalis t\, World Car Awards&rsquo\; Chairman and host of the international car sh ow &lsquo\;Samurai Wheels\,&rsquo\; Peter Lyon examines the highlights of Japan&rsquo\;s car industry\, its successes\, failures and the latest tech nologies including artificial intelligence\, pedestrian safety and autonom ous driving.<em> Followed by a reception.</em>\n\nTickets $13/$10 Japan So ciety members\, seniors &amp\; students\n SUMMARY:How Japanese Cars Changed the World: An Insider’s Look URL:/en/events/2016/03/22/how-japanese-cars-changed-the-world-an-insiders/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR