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About Editorial Team

I have been in Japan for over 15 years and prior to that had been coming here almost monthly. I love cars and have exported thousands. I currently live around Tokyo with my wife and two teenage boys.

Exported Car Videos

Here are some great car videos that we have exported over the years and more. Obviously these are are a tip on the old iceberg of the total amount but at least you get an idea. There may be a chance that a car is yours so enjoy the video all the same.

Do you want to buy only the best cars from Japan! We are positive that you do.

As the auctions grow and start their own transport systems, exporting offices and more these ease of buying and distributing cars as an Auction Agent/Exporter is getting easier but sadly not cheaper as the conglomerate grows.

 

Does The Auction Control The Used Car Market?

The auctions here in Japan play an extremely pivotal role here in the car industry as nearly every used car in the country will end up at auction at some point in its life. So yes its quite easy to say that the role of the auction here in Japan is huge, to say the least.

So as all these cars turn up every day of every week at auction here in Japan a small frenzy begins at every auction house around Japan. It grows from there to websites like this and others that have clients watching our public auction listings with mouths ajar as they hunt for the next

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Extra Items and More

Look here for that little bit extra support and great items about cars, website dealerships, community friendship and more.

 

Extra Automotive Content here, Community, Automotive Website Design, SEO, and more.

Like all Automotive Motoring based websites we want to offer our members and casual readers more information and interaction with ourselves and other people interested in not just cars and trucks from Japan, but vehicles and all from a global perspective.

More often than not websites offering access to auctions and stock from Japan seem to concentrate on 1 single narrow-minded focus point about importing cars from Japan. That focus is simply to catch your attention with a nice looking car advertised for an unbelievably low price on their website. All in all its good and everyone wins. We also followed this formula for many years when advertising here on this auto website Autotraderimports and on Tradecarview.

Over the years

Japan Partner Check our service and see why we should become your Partner in Japan and Provide Cars to you. Finding the right partner in Japan to search, inspect and ultimately buy you quality cars from Japan is no easy task. We know this because we have heard the stories. Yes, there are many good stories and many reliable partners for trade. However, for every reliable one, there is always another trying to get in through the back door. To become a good our great auction agent in Japan you must first have knowledge. Anyone can make a pretty website full of great words boasting how good they are, it's easy. But how many can boast years of actual service to the public and still have a great history? A good auction agent is what you the buyer requires. The auction agent should have years of experience in not just buying cars at the auction but also hands-on mechanical knowledge and the ability to converse with you in a language you can mostly understand.
Car Talk, Lets Talk About Cars

 

Having been actively around cars for some 25 plus years in a consulting, sales, exporting, importing in a somewhat loose sort of way I want to talk more about cars, etc.

I am not one to spend all days on facebook or youtube looking at videos. Sometimes I simply want good organic content I can read and digest about all things Automotive. Make some content that lasts more than a brief flick of a finger or mouse click.

Yes, I want to have some fun and get conversations started on our own terms. Social media is great but we don’t need to spend every minute there, and occasionally breaking free from its fun also. Be adventurous and read an article and talk seriously with other like-minded automotive enthusiasts.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

What is Car Talk?

Well, car talk

Learn more here about importing Vehicles of all descriptions direct from Japan

Spare Parts & Accessories

 

Yes, we all need spare parts from time to time and Japan is a great place to start. We can get parts for all Japanese cars including JDM grey market cars. The only limit is how many parts you need.

Japanese Spare Parts and Accessories

Obviously, with our experience in the industry, we have great contact with parts and accessories and we want to extend this to you.

The solution is simple. Simple fill in the online form below and explain what Spare Parts and Accessories you need and we will come back to you with a price for these parts.

We can access our affiliates and get the best price for you on transmissions, engines, suspensions, body kits, special bespoke items, re-conditioned parts and much more.

 

Why do we offer this Parts service?

We are fully aware that in some

 

Stock vs Auction

Yes, this is a vital question for anyone considering buying a car new or used ex-Japan. How bid is the differences and what are the pitfalls of each.

Within this page, we will answer some of the questions and explain the added value of each to you the automotive consumer. Buying cars is a very personal thing and much of it is either taught to us by our parents or governed by what is socially acceptable or the norm in your country.

Some countries love to buy cars directly from dealer stock as the car is there, and it’s touchable to some extent. It’s also close to what the car buyer wants. No, it may or may not be perfect but it’s darn close. Most of the time darn close is enough for many people.

Other countries love to buy from the auction as its an adrenalin rush or I love

German Cars

Statistically thinking anyone would say that Japan is full of Japanese manufactured cars, and it is.

However, weirdly enough there are so many cars from Germany on the streets of Japan you must start to wonder just where these great cars from Bavaria were actually made, to which we all know the answer.

One look here when you drive down the expressway you will count every 2nd or 3rd car being a BMW, Mercedes or Porshe.

Just the other day I followed a great Mercedes Benz E500 limited edition with its large bulging rear fenders glaring at me and A Porche 911 996 Turbo went the other way.

 

Ok, and we know very well that it doesn’t stop with these two great Icons. For many years the Japanese public has long fascinated and yearned for these cars off large engine capacities and luxurious coachwork complete fabulous engineering from Germany. Sometimes overly engineered.

Do You Want The Best Car First Time?

 

Well, it obvious that you must do, who wouldn’t want to buy the best car first time right!

What I want to ask is…. DO YOU KNOW HOW TO DO THIS?

You know most people just email a car company or exporter and say what sort of car they want and the next thing you know a pile of junk arrives.

Or you get something that closely resembles what you ordered but not everything is quite right with the entire process. These are the processes are what we want to fix together.

Lets correct that by getting it right the first time. I know that you want to do this correctly, yes?

So how to start? Where are your answers? Who to talk to about importing cars?

It is imperative to get the buying [...]

Car Types

Looking for a particular style of car from Japan?
Car Types and Talk

There is never an end to discussions when it comes to cars. When thinking about a heading for this post/page we got a little lost as what we really want to inform you about is the different styles of cars available in Japan from Muscle cars to Kei Trucks. Yes they have them all.

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