Toyota's low-end brand. Their best seller, the xB, is shaped like a lunchbox.
Lexus is the "high-end" brand for Toyota
Toyota of Japan, one of the world's most successful automakers. They have licensed a lot of technology to General Motors
Isuzu of Japan
Infiniti is the high-end of Nissan
Nissan of Japan, nee Datsun, now owned by Renault
Honda of Japan; their high-end brand is Acura
Honda's high end line
JDM is short for "Japanese Domestic Market", and is a term used in the automotive industry to denote cars or parts sold only in Japan]. (Compare [[USDM]].) An enormous amount of money, time, and effort is expended on converting American models (USDM) to JDM "spec" (specifications) or even trim. JDM engines are generally considerably more powerful than their USDM counterparts. Countries other than the USA frequently get performance close or identical to Japanese specifications, for example Germany and Australia, both of which import a significant number of Japanese autos.