Japanese Classic Car Blog

Your quick and simple resource for wheel related spare parts available worldwide for 200 different makes of classic & vintage cars + tech specs of over 5000 classic cars.

1979 Toyota FJ40

Manufacturers List  |  Classic Wheels & Tires Bumpers  |  Contact

Classic Car Blogs:  American Cars  |  European Cars  |  Japanese Cars Facebook page


As affiliate partners with Ebay, we are pleased to offer you a wealth of interesting articles on European classic cars written by some of the most informed & authoritative writers on the subject.

This blog is devoted to Japanese classic car articles and covers a multitude of subjects and cars, we do hope you enjoy them!!

1968 Mazda Cosmo

1968 Mazda Cosmo Sport: An Automotive Revolution

The Cosmo Sport confirmed Mazda’s enthusiasm for the twin rotor Wankel engine which was a great improvement on the first single rotor engine in the 1964 NSU.

Subaru 360 Minicar

Subaru Introduces Itself To The USA

This little, but endearing Subaru 360 could well have been from outer space when it landed on American shores in the 60's.

Subaru 360 Microvan

Ugly Can Be Beautiful!!

This Subaru 360 Microvan has been fully restored by its San Diego owner, now this once not so pretty vehicle is a beauty.

1971 Toyota Corona Mk2 Wagon

One Owner From New!! 1971 Toyota Corona Mk2 Wagon

Recently advertised on Ebay, this Corona Mark II wagon was unused for at least 30 years, a great find for the local Toyota dealer.

1985 Toyota MR2

1985 Toyota MR2 - Renamed For The French Market

In French, MR2 sounds like 'est merdeaux' which to the people of that fine country would translate as 'it's crap'. Renamed just as MR for good reason!!

Toyota Land Cruiser FJ45

1974 Toyota Land Cruiser FJ45 Time Capsule

Recently listed on Ebay, this rare pickup survived the rigors of its working life & is now restored to period correct standards.

1982-1986 Toyota Celica Supra

Remember This Classic?: 1982-1986 Toyota Celica Supra

In late 1981, Toyota combined its standard Celica with the more powerful Supra coupe in order to create this great grand tourer.

Mitsubishi Starion  / Chrysler Conquest

Another Forgotten 80's Classic!!

A great contender in the sports coupe market this Mitsubishi Starion - or is it a Chrysler Conquest? - was a superb performer.

Read more

Toyopet Crown Tiara

First produced in Japan in 1955 this little car represented Toyotas first try to get a foothold in the US market, did you know it was destined to flop?

1966 Toyota Corolla

A Half Century of Toyota Corolla

In 1966 the USA was in the middle of huge cultural changes, but the introduction of the Corolla didn't have a lot of effect at the time.

Toyota FJ 40 Land Cruiser

The Toyota FJ 40 Land Cruiser: An Affordable Classic

After slow start in USA Toyota introduced this rugged 4 x 4 vehicle to the market which was largely responsible for Toyotas continued success.

Nissan Figaro

1991 Nissan Figaro

Now a modern classic & with being more than 25 years old the Figaro can be imported into the USA because of the relaxation of emission regulations for vehicles of this age.

Datsun 240Z

Lots More Classic Car Articles 

You can read a lot more articles on a diverse range of Japanese classic car related subjects, this link will take you to the beginning of our partner Ebay blog. Happy reading!

Mazda RX4 Coupe

Still Looking For Those Elusive Classic Cars or Parts? 

Go back to our list of classic car manufacturers & if you don't find what you need today - keep on looking at regular intervals, all our listings are always up to the minute.