Here’s a selection of recent media reports on the effects of the Japanese earthquake and tsunami on the global auto industry.

Lagging impact on auto sales from Japan quake-JD Power

Earthquake dents Japan’s chances in China’s luxury car market

Aftershocks shake Japan’s auto industry

Indian automakers may face parts shortage

Japan crisis expected to impact U.S. auto companies’ supplies

Quake in Japan may affect manufacturers in East Tennessee

Global carmakers fear Japanese parts shortage

Quake in Japan has limited impact on rubber demand – ANRPC

Toyota cancels overtime in US to conserve parts

Earthquake in Japan Will Affect Hybrid Car Supply

Mercedes-Benz SA hopes C-Class production will escape earthquake aftershock