Just got this in our inbox. Certain Tanabe products and SSR wheels are going up in price due to the weak dollar. If you’ve been considering any of the affected now is the time. Any orders placed by 1/27 will get the current pricing even if the product itself is a special order
“We hope everyone had a great New Year. Due to the weakened US dollar, we unfortunately have to start the New Year with a price increase. It has been a huge challenge to continue manufacturing products in Japan.
Retail Price Increase will be effective February 1, 2012.
Pricing of the following Tanabe Products will be increased;
-SSR wheels: GT Series, Professor Series, Traditional Series, and Vienna Series
Pricing of the following products will NOT be affected:
-Coilovers (Sustec Z40, Sustec S0-C, Sustec Pro Five, and TEAS)
-SSR Wheels: Type C and Type F Series wheels