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2005 Nissan Cube Cubic Rider

Thanks Ben for your help in choosing and arranging the shipping and importing of my Nissan Cube Cubic.

Mine is just yet another positive one to add the site, and I look forward to going through the process again for my next car.

- James North Brisbane, QLD 2005 Nissan Cube Cubic Rider


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2014 TOYOTA ALPHARD G L Package 4WD This car was auctioned recently, and serves as a real world example of typical pricing for this model with these specifications. Want something similar? Contact us! Engine2,400cc TransmissionAuto Mileage41,000 km ColourBlack Chassis type ATH20W Condition/grade4

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What sort of condition was it in?

This vehicle was given a grade 4 indicating it may have been a nice condition car, however we would need to have the car inspected in person to confirm this. To learn more detailed information about car at auction we can translate the Japanese auction sheet which will say more about the features, modifications and condition of the car, and we also ALWAYS have cars inspected by someone in person to confirm this information, and get more a detailed description.

Is this car eligible for import?

Yes, this is a model which is eligible for import under the SEVS import scheme.

The details about this car have been provided by the auction house selling this vehicle, prices and details are subject to change, and J-Spec is not responsible for the accuracy of this information. All details can be confirmed if this car is looked into in greater detail.

$49,100 AUD landed and complied
Price Breakdown:
3,208,000 JPY FOB
@ 86.7 yen bank rate
= AUD $37,000 FOB
AUD $1,900 shipping
$1,350 ocean freight
$550 customs costs
AUD $1,850 import duty
$37,000 x 5% duty
AUD $4,000 GST
$37,000 + $3,200 x 10%
AUD $0 PCE aircon license use
No cost for J-Spec customers.
AUD $3,200 compliance
AUD $1,100 J-Spec service fee
Estimated Registration Costs
AUD $2,750 registration in VIC
$800 registration
$1,950 stamp duty
($8 per $200 vehicle value)
AUD $2,350 registration in NSW
$800 registration
$1,550 stamp duty
($4,050 x 5% + $1,350)
AUD $2,600 registration in SA
$700 registration
$1,900 stamp duty
(4% x $46,050 + $60)
AUD $2,250 registration in ACT
$700 registration
$1,550 stamp duty
($4,050 x 5% + $1,350)
AUD $2,650 registration in QLD
$700 registration
$1,950 stamp duty
(4% of vehicle value, less for some cars)
AUD $2,150 registration in NT
$700 registration
$1,450 stamp duty
($49,050 x 3% duty)
AUD $2,650 registration in TAS
$700 registration
$1,950 stamp duty
($49,050 x 4% duty)
Change State:
$2,250 AUD
$2,350 AUD
$2,150 AUD
$2,650 AUD
$2,600 AUD
$2,650 AUD
$2,750 AUD
estimated registration costsexcluding new tyres, if needed
Price Estimates

Any costs listed above are estimates only. Calculations are based on average importing costs and current rates. Final costs are likely to vary slightly from these prices depending on variations in exchange rates and other factors beyond our control, however these rarely are different by a significant amount. Please check with your local registration authority to confirm registration costs and stamp duty.

Exchange Rates

The current exchange rate being used is 88.2 yen however banks never trade at the listed wholesale rate. Typically banks will offer around 1.5 yen less so the rate we use for calculations today will be 86.7 yen, ensuring a realistic price estimate.