/

Browse japanese automakers articles

Japanese automakers raise US investments in 2013


According to the Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association, the country’s automakers have raised their investment spending in the United States – mostly on the plants – by at least $5 billion last year, their biggest annual increase to date. The Japanese automakers first took by storm the US in the 1980s, when they began setting up their first local operations and manufacturing ...
Read more

related more
spacer
spacer

More japanese automakers articles

Japanese Automakers Plan to Win Back Lost European Market
Japanese automakers are trying to win back business in the European auto market with new cars fitted with smart interiors and small fuel-efficient diesel engines. Automakers in Japan have decided to ...
Honda, Mazda, Toyota and Nissan announce August China sales – with mixed results
As usual, August is not a good sales month, but the majority of Japanese automakers really had a hard time this particular year, posting numbers lower than in 2012. Honda Motor ...
Ford, Chevy subcompact gains threat Japanese domination
Although a few years ago the subcompact market was a Toyota and Honda affair, now Ford and Chevrolet account for almost a fourth of all subcompact sales in the United ...
Japanese Automakers Posted Strong Results in US Sales in July
Japanese automakers reported big sales gains in the US in July. Toyota reported US sales up 17.3% to 193,394 vehicles, Honda increased 20.9% to 141,439 units, including 32,000 Civic units, a ...
Japanese Automakers Plan to Increase Number of EV Charging Stations in the Region
Japanese automakers plan to join hands and expand the number of EV charging stations in the region to speed up sales of this type of vehicles. Toyota, Nissan, Mitsubishi and Honda ...
Japanese Automakers Reported Production in the US Up 36% in 2012
Helped by the weak yen, Japanese automakers increased US vehicle production by 36% and imports from Japan by 19%. Last year Japanese automakers manufactured 3.3 million vehicles in the US, an ...
Japanese Automakers Expect Higher Sales in the US This Year
Automakers in Japan are optimistic that 2013 will bring even better sales in the US, thanks to their new products and the weakening yen. Toyota, the third biggest car maker in ...
Japanese Automakers’ Sales in China Slowly Increase
The Japanese automakers saw their sales in China slowly recovering in December due to increased incentives. Auto sales in China last month slightly increased as the territorial dispute between China and ...
Toyota maintains its 2013 global production target at 9.9 million units
Toyota will keep its global production target for 2013 nearly unchanged from earlier estimates at 9.9 million vehicles despite a production cut in Japan. The Nikkei business daily reported the No. ...

latest automotive news
Vettel, Red Bull deny Alonso seat swap
Sep.16 (GMM/Inautonews.com) Before the long-haul flight to Singapore, world champion Sebastian Vettel and his team have denied the latest ...
Girl student crashes her chromed Lamborghini Gallardo in campus
A female student at the Michigan State University has managed to crash her chromed Lamborghini Gallardo while driving around campus. Rich ...
BMW 220d Coupe gets new engine
BMW has made a significant change to the current 220d Coupe, which has dropped the 2.0 liter diesel engine in ...
Toyota Urban Utility Concept unveiled
The Japanese based automaker Toyota has officially pulled the wraps off the Urban Utility Concept, which will be officially introduced ...
Audi R8 crashed while racing Porsche 911, driver gets killed
An illegal drag race has ended up tragically for an Audi R8 driver who lost his life while racing a ...
Facelifted Volkswagen Touareg gains new engine
Volkswagen has introduced a new engine for the facelifted version of the Touareg, which will become available for order starting ...
Range Rover Evoque SVR rendered
The first renderings with the Range Rover Evoque SVR have hit the web and they are showing the elegant ride ...
[VIDEO] See Jerry Seinfeld take a ride in his Porsche 918 Spyder
Jerry Seinfeld has been recently spotted while taking a ride in his brand new ride, the Porsche 918 Spyder. Famous American ...
Morgan Stanley analyst sees the end of “human driving”
With the advent of the autonomous cars in our life, analysts are also in the race for predictions – which ...
[VIDEO] New-gen Renault Twingo gets reviewed by Auto Express
The guys from Auto Express have recently taken out the new generation of the Renault Twingo for a spin in ...
Jeep Wrangler Rubicon X arrives in Australia
Jeep has recently announced the introduction of the Wrangler Rubicon X in Australia, where the model in question is coming ...
US: House committee report criticizes the NHTSA on GM ignition switch mishap
Just a few hours ahead of a new Senate panel hearing that would see NHTSA acting administrator David Friedman appear ...
Recall roundup: Porsche 918 Spyder
Porsche has just issued a recall for its most impressive model ever created, the 918 Spyder, because of some problems ...
[VIDEO] Mercedes-Benz AMG GT engine detailed
The German based automaker Mercedes-Benz has released a new video with the recently unveiled AMG GT, in which its engine ...
US: Tesla’s direct sales allowed by Massachusetts top court
The highest court in the US state of Massachusetts has ruled yesterday against a lawsuit coming from franchised dealerships seeking ...
McLaren 650S Spider finished in red chrome
A unique finish has been recently applied to an interesting ride, the McLaren 650S Spider, in the “shape” of a ...
Lamborghini Veneno Roadster is for sale in Germany
A very rare and very expensive Lamborghini Veneno Roadster is currently being offered for sale in Germany, where its future ...
FCA to hit the NY share listing without too much preparation
Sergio Marchionne, the busy chief executive officer of the newly merged Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, said that the company has no ...