Why Toyota, Honda, And Nissan Continue To Bet On Sports Cars

Among many car fans, the 1990s are considered the golden age of Japanese sports cars with standouts including the Toyota Supra, Acura NSX, Mazda R-X7, Nissan 300ZX, Mitsubishi 3000GT, and Mazda Miata. In the current auto market, buyer tastes have shifted toward sport utility vehicles and trucks and automakers are trimming their lineups of sedans and sports cars. But Japanese automakers such as Toyota, Honda, and Nissan continue to bet on sports cars, and some big names, such as the Toyota Supra and the Acura NSX have returned to the US.

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Why Toyota, Honda, And Nissan Continue To Bet On Sports Cars

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20 comments

  1. Yeahhh… make them with 300 horses,the speed limits are going up to 170 mph lol
    edit: world of -fools- , buying fast **EXPENSIVE** cars to go around the corner get some groceries…at 25 MPH; not fooling me!!!!
    2nd edit: sorry,not fools,scratch that; inexperienced; they say a sucker is born every minute,is that true?
    3rd edit: scratched

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  3. So many people love sportscars. SUV is the shittiest American invention of century

  4. Another video where the producers don’t really get the concept. When you go to a 300ZX, it’s gotta be the Z32, not the Z31. And sorry, but the new Supra is a German car. Did I even see a BRZ in this? GT-R? Came in excited, left disappointed. Thumb down.

  5. Are the japanese making a good choice to keep making this cars what utter dumb question they are still being sold and they are not mass produce so what is the problem…

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  8. The new Supra is a bust. “Halo effect for Toyota”? LOL! These journalists don’t know what they’re talking about. They go on automotive junkets, get wine and dined by auto corporations who try to get good reviews from them.

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  10. American sport cars are heavy, like the Camaro, Dodge Challenger, and Dodge charger. They have good engines but they just put in such heavy cars.

  11. The new Supra is a rebadged BMW. I would like to see the Celica, Integra, and CRX return.

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  13. Mitsubishi 3000GT will comeback in 2022 for competition with Supra 3.0L i6 and Nissan. 😎