Tag: Japanm

By on May 7, 2012

With the closure of Japan’s last operating nuclear power plant hitting the news over the weekend,  people asked me what that means for Japan’s auto industry. My answer: Nothing.  The shutdown of the first nukes on March 11 a year ago was much more dangerous than the long scheduled downing of the last. Nissan’s Carlos Ghosn sees a much bigger danger: the power of the yen. The high yen at the currency exchange. And higher yen numbers on the electricity bill. (Read More…)

Recent Comments

  • GermanReliabilityMyth: Sorry, Nissan, but these trucks are out of reach for most Gen Xers and Millennials who...
  • jeoff: They have an ok start. If they continue this trend they will be able to throw more money on more models, and...
  • YeOldeMobile: Because you can’t cut your prices and still pretend to be luxury. At best, Cadillac and Lincoln...
  • cicero1: that depends on your definition of “top tier luxury brand.” top selling? hard to see that....
  • gtemnykh: “all make more power and torque than Nissan’s.” That is objectively false. And certainly having...

New Car Research

Get a Free Dealer Quote

Staff

  • Contributors

  • Matthew Guy, Canada
  • Ronnie Schreiber, United States
  • Bozi Tatarevic, United States
  • Chris Tonn, United States
  • Corey Lewis, United States
  • Mark Baruth, United States
  • Moderators

  • Adam Tonge, United States
  • Corey Lewis, United States