Japan’s new car sales in September 2021

Toyota Yaris has ranked first since July 2020. Yaris has defended the position for 15 month. Toyota Aqua is in second place, up from third last month. Also Toyota has risen to 8th place from 16th place last month. People movers are still very popular as always, Toyota Alphard and Nissan Serena ranked 4th and 6th. On the other hand, Toyota Harrier (SUV) and Voxy (People mover) were very strong in the first half of this year, but they are outside the ranking this time.

Japanese Car Auction Results : 2021 Sep 20th – Sep 25th

Total numers of auction cars were smaller than last week. Usually auction numbers tend to be higher on the latter half of month, so it seems like Japanese car market gets settled little by little. The market prices are still steady but obviously vehicles for European market such as small hatches have been expensive for this 2-3 month. Also numbers for Republic of Chile has been increased a lot since last August. Classic vehicles for American/Canadian market were slightly cheaper than before.

JDM auto parts to the United States

JDM vehicles have been becoming more popular for the last 20 years. After the film Fast and Furious released, Japanese sports cars of the 80's and 90's are especially hot in the United States. In the Fast and Furious series, there are so many JDM sports cars such as Civic, Integra, R34 Skyline GT-R, 80 Supra, RX-7, Impreza, and Lancer evolution.