Easy payment options available, You could save up to £490 *, Japanese Car Import Insurance, "Grey" import insurance
Compare Japanese Import Car Insurance
Japanese import cars are popular, but it can be difficult finding insurance that is reasonably priced. The popularity has risen as more people realise that these grey imports come loaded with extras and have almost always low mileage. They represent great value for money, especially when you start comparing the cost to add the extras in the UK or NI. The names are also becoming more familiar, for example the Mazda Bongo which is a favourite for those thinking of a self build campervan or day van. On the sport side you have the Nissan Elgrand.
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Drive on the Left : Japan is one of the few world markets other than the UK that drives on the left, so the steering wheel is on the same side as ours, on the right
Is it more expensive to insure a Japanese import cars?
When you compare a UK model against the equivalent Japanese import, insurance for a made in Japan model will be more expensive. The number one reason is that the specification can be different, making getting body parts both difficult and expensive. As such they pose a higher risk in terms of higher repair bills which is offset set by charging extra for insurance
Insurance for All Japanese Car Imports
The specialist panel can provide insurance for all imported cars from both Japan and the USA. Most popular insurance requests include the following models.
How can I find cheap Japanese import insurance?
Finding cheap Japanese car import insurance need not be difficult. Apart from taking the steps we have highlighted in the list below, shop around and use sites like ours to compare multiple providers of grey car import car insurance.
Favourite Japanese MPV and Sports Car Imports
The list does change, but the ones we have selected are perennial. Japanese vans offer a practical and spacious option, serving as versatile vehicles for transporting both people and heavy loads. Japanese sports cars are so much cheaper, but will be more expensive to insure, Here are our top five favourite MPV's and Japanese sports imports
Top Grey Imports Vans and Sport Cars
Japanese Imported Cars and Vans FAQ's
At the end of the day, this will be a personal choice, but you should be aware of the both upside and the downside. On the upside, you are getting a lot of car extras for your money. Jap cars are fitted out with expensive extras and have low mileage. The downside is that getting parts can be difficult and you will pay more for road insurance. Also on the downside, you may have to make some adjustments, mostly minor, for example, adjustments to the headlights.
A grey import is the term associated with cars that are imported from Japan.
*51% of consumers could save £490.26 on their Car Insurance. The saving was calculated by comparing the cheapest price found with the average of the next four cheapest prices quoted by insurance providers on Seopa Ltd’s insurance comparison website. This is based on representative cost savings from June 2023 data. The savings you could achieve are dependent on your individual circumstances and how you selected your current insurance supplier.