Iron Chef Imports

Car Culture

Life inside a Toaster: Owning the World’s Squarest Car

Published: 12/06/2010

  As a car fanatic, working as an import broker is, for me, pretty much my ideal job: who wouldn’t want to sit and look at and talk about cars all day? But I have a confession to make – I’m a bit of a ‘car tart’. It’s the downside to being exposed to some […]

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Diana, Destroyer of Minds

Published: 22/09/2009

  Going back nearly 12 months ago, I received a lovely phone call from a lady I’d pegged to be in her mid-50s. Given that she didn’t fit my normal customer demographic, I very politely listened to her inquiry, whilst preparing to give her the 30-second introduction to importing: “unfortunately, because BMW sold the 3 […]

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Diana and her Fairlady: a Tale of Pain and Suffering

Published: 25/08/2009

This isn’t the actual car, but pretty close!   Going back nearly 12 months ago, I received a lovely phone call from a lady I’d pegged to be in her mid-50s. Given that she didn’t fit my normal customer demographic, I very politely listened to her inquiry, whilst preparing to give her the 30-second introduction […]

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Dealing with KANACs

Published: 17/04/2009

Yes I actually had to sell one of these for a friend – it still haunts me to this day.   First published in ‘High Performance Imports’ magazine, 2009.   One of the downsides to being a “motoring enthusiast” is that you instantly become a magnet for family and friends who I like to classify […]

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Cars available

  • 2012 Mark X Zio
    Auction Grade 4C
    Odometer 53,000
    Colour Grey / Blue
    Car Location Japan
    Price (AUD) $13,900
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  • 2005 Majesta C Type
    Auction Grade 4C
    Odometer 108,000
    Colour Pearl White
    Car Location Japan
    Price (AUD) $11,700
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