The JDM scene in the US has exploded over the past 10 years thanks to popular movies such as “The Fast and The Furious”.

The barrier to entry to calling yourself a JDM importer is low, all you really need is a dealership license and a few JDM cars. As such, it’s not uncommon for JDM importers to appear and disappear overnight.

We here at have scoured the internet and found 13 of the oldest JDM Dealers in the US; the dealers who have stood the test of time. View our full list of +52 JDM Importers & Exporters.

This list is ordered by the date of business establishment.

JDM Legends

Established in 2008

Another O.G. in the game of JDM importers. JDM Legends was created in 2008 by Eric Bizek and Trey Cobb, who is also coincidentally the owner of the well-known tuning brand Cobb Tuning. Based out of Murray, UT., they mainly focus on importing older JDM classics from the ’60s and ’70s, but they do dabble in some newer cars as well. Moreover, JDM Legends have created some of the best and cleanest Japanese builds the United States has ever seen. Check it out for yourself at

J-Spec Auto Sports Inc

Established in 2001

Known mostly for premium JDM motors and parts, J-Spec Auto rides themselves for selling only premium quality parts. They have been in business since 2009, which tells us that they are doing something right. In addition to selling parts, they also sell their fair share of cars. Why don’t you show them some love by going over to and maybe pick up something?

Duncan Imports & Customs

Established in 2010

Duncan Imports specializes in hard-to-find JDM cars, mini trucks, classic, and muscle cars. Over the past 10 years, they have made a name for themselves in Christiansburg, VA., and the country as the go-to place for Japanese cars. They pride themselves on having an inviting and friendly atmosphere which in turn has given them any return customers. is their website address and you should definitely check them out.

Toprank International Vehicle Importers

Established in 2011

This Californian Import company has one of the best-looking websites we have ever seen! Additionally, they have a huge variety of JDM cars that confirms everyone’s budget and taste. They have been around since 2011 and specialize in cars that pass California’s strict set of rules. Go on over to and see for yourself why they have been the premier importer in their respective state.

Driver Motorsports

Established in 2012

Based in Rutsberg, VA., Driver Motorsports prides itself on offering only the cleanest and most popular cars to ever come out of Japan. The fact that they have been around for over eight years tells you they’re doing something right. In addition, Driver Motorsports takes care of all the paperwork and shipping, making your purchase stress-free. Head on over to and check out their amazing inventory.

Wolfreign Motors

Established in 2012

This Oakland, Ca. JDM importer has been around since 2012 and is renowned for bringing some of the best cars that Japan has ever offered to northern California. They basically take the reigns when it comes to getting a JDM car imported. This includes taking care of the bidding and shipping, making it amazingly easy and stress-free for the customer. Head on over to and browse the impressive cars and parts they currently stock.

Japanese Classics

Established in 2013

Founded in 2013, Japanese Classics is a full-service dealership that focuses on importing 100% legal JDM cars. They personally inspect every car for you in Japan before pulling the trigger. This close attention to detail has made them the go-to place for anyone in Richmond, VA., or even the whole country! You can get in contact with them via their website.

Montu Motors

Established in 2014

Their motto is: “Owning your dream has never been easier.” Based out of Tampa, Florida, Montu Motors has steadily made a name for itself since 2014. They have been featured on many networks such as Road & Track, Car Throttle, ABC Action News, and so on. They specialize in uniting customers with iconic cars such as GT-R’s, Supra’s, ETC. Go ahead and check out their amazing inventory at

RHD Specialties

Established in 2015

RHC Specialties is based out of Kent, Washington. Although a fairly new business (2015), they have built a solid customer base thanks to their focus on importing the cleanest and best JDM and LHD European cars available. Being enthusiasts, RHD Specialties knows what you want when finding the car of your dreams. Drop by their lot or visit them at

JDM Car and Motorcycle

Established in 2016

JDM Car and Motorcycle specialize in odd Japanese vehicles along with scooters and bikes to set themselves apart from the rest. From an Isuzu Rodeo camper to a Honda Motocompo, you’ll find it here if it is weird. They are newcomers to the industry with only four years (2016) in the industry, but we are sure they will be around for a long time. Stop by their Seattle, WA. Location or visit their website and see for yourself.

JDM Auto Imports

Established in 2014

Locate in Janesville, Wisconsin (a short drive from Chicago), JDM Auto Imports prides itself on its streamlined buying process and impeccable customer service. After six years in business, they have developed an amazing knack for having customers leave with a smile on their faces every time they purchase a car through them. Go ahead, see for yourself what all the hype is all about at

Japan Direct Motors

Established in 2015

Being Auto enthusiasts themselves, Japan Direct Motors knows what you look for when it comes to buying your JDM dream car. They have been operating in Irmo, SC. since 2015 and are known for importing cars in every condition. This means that there is a car for everyone’s budget. Whether you want a clean, ready-to-drive car or something that requires a bit of elbow grease, they have exactly what you are looking for. Their online inventory can be found at

Elusive Auto Company

Established in 2017

Their claim to fame is importing JDM vehicles and hard-to-find USDM cars. They will go to any length and use any means necessary to get you into the driver’s seat of your dream car. As a relative newcomer to the import industry (2017), Elusive Auto Company is slowly but surely building up its customer base while keeping prices as low as possible. If you happen to be in Pittsburgh, PA. make sure to stop by their showroom or even better, head on over to and see what they have to offer.

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