The Truth About Cars » closed market http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Mon, 02 May 2016 20:05:14 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 A Game Of Chicken Tax: Detroit Drops Pretenses, Wants To Keep Japan Out For As Long As Possible http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/07/a-game-of-chicken-tax-detroit-drops-pretenses-wants-to-keep-japan-out-for-as-long-as-possible/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/07/a-game-of-chicken-tax-detroit-drops-pretenses-wants-to-keep-japan-out-for-as-long-as-possible/#comments Sun, 07 Jul 2013 12:47:11 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=494450 Detroit is finally dropping the mask and says what it really wants in U.S. / Japanese trade relations. It wants to keep existing barriers that frustrate importation of Japanese cars, and that, for all intents and purposes, prevent importation of  Japanese trucks. For the next generation, Detroit wants to be in your pocket without outside […]

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Detroit is finally dropping the mask and says what it really wants in U.S. / Japanese trade relations. It wants to keep existing barriers that frustrate importation of Japanese cars, and that, for all intents and purposes, prevent importation of  Japanese trucks. For the next generation, Detroit wants to be in your pocket without outside […]

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Detroit News Declares Japanese Price War, Needs New Calculator http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/06/detroit-news-declares-japanese-price-war-needs-new-calculator/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/06/detroit-news-declares-japanese-price-war-needs-new-calculator/#comments Thu, 20 Jun 2013 12:20:51 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=492747 Yesterday, the Detroit News warned of a sneak attack by the Japanese on the U.S. auto market: “Nissan Motor Co.’s take-no-prisoners approach to gaining U.S. market share has the auto industry worried that a price war is brewing that will erode the profit progress made since the recession ravaged auto sales.” According to the Detroit […]

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Yesterday, the Detroit News warned of a sneak attack by the Japanese on the U.S. auto market: “Nissan Motor Co.’s take-no-prisoners approach to gaining U.S. market share has the auto industry worried that a price war is brewing that will erode the profit progress made since the recession ravaged auto sales.” According to the Detroit […]

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Volkswagen: “Japan Is Not A Closed Market.” http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/11/volkswagen-japan-is-not-a-closed-market/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/11/volkswagen-japan-is-not-a-closed-market/#comments Mon, 05 Nov 2012 18:05:47 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=465905 “No, Japan is not a closed market, come on, it has zero percent duty on cars.” Such spoke Yasuo Maruta, Communications Director of Volkswagen Japan, today at Volkswagen’s  Tokyo offices. Volkswagen Group sold 66,000 cars in the first ten months of the year in Japan, and is expected  to sell roughly 80,000 by the end […]

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“No, Japan is not a closed market, come on, it has zero percent duty on cars.” Such spoke Yasuo Maruta, Communications Director of Volkswagen Japan, today at Volkswagen’s  Tokyo offices. Volkswagen Group sold 66,000 cars in the first ten months of the year in Japan, and is expected  to sell roughly 80,000 by the end […]

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