Over the past few months, the earthquake in Japan has caused enormous supply chain disruptions that are showing up in most economic indicators. However, the largest impact has been in the auto industry. Power outages, difficultly obtaining supplies and poor communication has put Japanese automakers in a tough position and will likely do so for the foreseeable future. This leaves the proverbial door open for U.S. automakers to gain back market share and put Detroit back on the map. Check out the article at Seeking Alpha to find out.