Suzuki and Isuzu were generally in the shadows of Japans Big-Three, as well as Mazda and Subaru. They are hardly missed in the USDM. I would have put money on it that Mitsubishi would be the next to go, whether leaving the USDM or just go belly-up. Now there's hope and growth for Mitsubishi now that it's rescued by Nissan and Renault. Mitsubishi was referred to as the American Motors of Japan.
Back on topic - we now have less than a month to get some more answer of what Acura has up it's sleeve, as well as that concept set for Pebble Beach!
Pontiac Lives through BMW and Lincoln - via their split grills and attitude!