The models that made Japanese performance cars successful
2 November 2007

In 2009 Nissan will bring the new GT-R super sports car to the UK with a £60,000 price tag. The Skyline GT-R made its name in the '90s, at the same time as it, and other Japanese performance cars, took a huge leap towards the European class standard. The Toyota Supra made 911-beating performance affordable, the Honda NSX proved that supercar speed could be everyday usable, and Subaru and Mitsubishi brought rally-bred performance to the masses.And those are only some of the milestone models that came out of the east in the '90s. Click on the gallery link above to find out what Autocar wrote about the Japanese icons that changed the performance car world forever.

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