by Keith on Jan 24, 2009 Vehicle: 1996 Toyota Celica
This car was owned by my brother first for 4 years. It went through many drivers when he owned it and was always extremely reliable and economical to own. I bought it a few months ago after a minor accident. I fixed the imperfections and am now driving it everyday. It's getting about 23 mpg with the top down most of the time. It shifts very smooth and takes corners effortlessly. Acceleration is about 10 seconds to 60 mph (automatic) and has about 93k on it. The styling is classic and even though a '96, not out of style in the least. Mine is black on black and always gets great comments on it's looks.
by Dominic on Oct 24, 2003 Vehicle: 1996 Toyota Celica
I bought my 25th anniv GT convert new
and have ahd 8 years and 150k miles of
trouble free ownership. 5-speed and
staying out of the air conditioning =
pretty decent performance, but the car
would feel a bit slow to me if
automatic and 4 passengers.
by FRAN on Feb 25, 2003 Vehicle: 1996 Toyota Celica
THIS VEHICLE TURNS HEADS. THE RED
PAINT IS OUTSTANDING. GOES IN THE
SNOW, NOT ALL SHOW. WILL MAINTAIN ITS
VALUE. HANDLES LIKE A NEW MERCEDES AT
A THIRD THE COST. SHOULD OUTLAST ALL
THE REST. WILL FIT FOUR SETS OF GOLF
CLUBS IN THE TRUNK! I WISH I COULD
PURCHASE ANOTHER IDENTICAL VEHICLE IN
by mikeyL on Jul 22, 2002 Vehicle: 1996 Toyota Celica
A great touring car with enough pep
to get up the most challenging hills.
A stick is recommended because it
gives the car more get up and go,
The handling is great and the trunk is
spacious for a car of its size.
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