Are old celicas good?

Are old celicas good?

The company consistently finishes high in our Reliability Surveys, and the Celica has always been well received in JD Power surveys, rated the best coupe in 2006 and in the top 20 overall in 2005. According to Warranty Direct, problems with the Celica are rare, but half of them come from the suspension.

Are Toyota Celica’s fast?


Model Celica 2.0GT (Mk5) Celica GT-Four (Mk6)
Weight 1210 kg 1434 kg
Top speed 132* / 134** / 132*** mph 152 mph (c) / 140 mph*
0-60 mph 8.1* / 7.9** / 7.6*** sec 5.9 sec*
0-100 mph N/A 17.0 sec*

Is a 1997 Toyota Celica RWD?

But by 1997, like most small imported cars, Celicas were driven by front-wheel-drive, and powered by either a 1.8L (in the base ST model) or a 2.2L four (in the GT), and a far cry from the V-6/V-8-powered RWD Mustang. Starting in 1994 a convertible version was offered, converted from the coupe by a California company.

Is the Toyota Celica GT a good car?

Great car for twisty roads. Pretty hard to find a car with sporty looks, great handling, good gas mileage and Toyota reliability all in one package for a modest price! My second 7th Generation Celica, previously had a 2005 which I thought was the best car I had ever owned. Think the 2000 is better with the 2ZZ engine.

Is the Toyota Celica a good car to buy?

The 1997 Toyota Celica has not been tested. Like what you see? Find the best deal on a Toyota Celica today. There are for sale near you. Certified child passenger safety technicians conduct hands-on tests of a car’s Latch system and check the vehicle’s ability to accommodate different types of car seats.

What was the value of a 1996 Toyota Celica?

And most important RELIABLE. Tuned up and maintained by myself. Spent under a $800 on the car in two years and that’s basically after market stereo & auto start makes it feel much newer. My black GT convertible with the famous Toyota 2.2L engine coupled with a 5 speed manual is 1990s masterpiece back when cars made sense.

What’s the difference between a Toyota Celica and Miata?

Basically slightly bigger and slightly less sporty than a Miata but you can put luggage in the trunk and haul 2 big and 2 smaller adults, it takes regular gas, and it takes non-synthetic oil. While not super fast it is still gets to 60 in less than 9 seconds when pushed while still retaining the fun factor.