Japanese Car Reviews

This section contains Japanese car reviews. They are to help raise your awareness of the cars available to import from Japan.

Some of the reviews are long and based on extensive ownership experience. Others are shorter and are designed to give you the key points about a particular car.

If you think I’ve missed something from any of the reviews, or you’d like me to review a particular car, hit ‘Ask a question’ at the top of the page.

Picture of several Honda Beat kei cars
Introducing the Honda Beat – Midship Amusement! The rear side panels of the Pininfarina-designed Honda Beat kei car are adorned with stickers proclaiming ‘midship amusement’ – a fitting summary! Midship – the engine is immediately behind the rear seats. Amusement – Manual transmission, go-kart style handling and a rev-happy naturally […]

Honda Beat