1976 Toyota Celica Overview


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Good Car by GoodCar76
 — I was 20 years old on January 29, 1976, when I bought Car, a brand new red Celica GT for $5,400, including tax. I'm now 53 and in the ensuing 33 years have moved 14 times, had 9 jobs, owned 4 Volvo... Read More
Great First Car by Jodie
 — solid, reliable first car that was easy to work on regarding repairs. Susceptable to rust in the pillars. Sports exhaust system made her sound good and a bit more economical. Read More
My First Car, And Truly Deserving Of Staying In The Memory Forever by Rob
 — My blue 1976 Celica LT2000 coupe was my first car and never let me down once. Built back in the day when style wasn't a dirty word at Toyota, "Eva" was a beauty whose performance didn't quite live up ... Read More

1976 Toyota Celica Overview

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1976 Toyota Celica

The 1976 Toyota Celica got a new addition to its lineup: the Celica hatchback. It was marketed as a "sports-touring car," with the hatchback offering more trunk room than the coupe. The Celica coupes got a larger wheelbase for 1976,

The new hatchback came as a GT, which offered sporty handling, upgrading interior finishes, and distinguishing body features like racing stripes and chrome-trimmed wheels. The coupe came in the base ST as well as the GT trim levels. The 1976 Celica had a 2.2-liter, four-cylinder engine.

Consumers had been demanding a Celica hatchback, so once it was introduced it proved to be very popular. The 1976 Celica was awarded Motor Trend's Import Car of the Year.


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Looking For Color Code Of 1976 Celica Gt Liftback

I had this car in high school and have found a similar one I'm restoring. I would like to paint it the same color of my old car which was a mustard yellow. Can anyone help me find the correct code o...

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I Have A 1976 Toyota Celica Gt Liftback And Lost My Key. Car Is In Storage....

1976 Toyota Gt Liftback in storage many years. Lost my key. Was told to remove passenger door panel to get a key code? Any easier way? Thanks

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Looking For A 1976 Toyota Celica St

I'm really interested in buying a 1976 Toyota Celica GT or ST. If you know of one for sale not far from or in Columbus, OH, I'm very interested. Thanks

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Just Wondering If Anyone's Got A Rough Size On The Original 1976 Celica Fue...

Looking at buying a 1976 toyota celica LT TA22 coupe. The guy I'm buying it off has told me he gets "about 400-420km per tank of fuel with city driving". I'm trying to work out the fuel economy so I...

126 views with 1 answer (last answer 8 years ago)

Where Can I Find The Courtesy Lights ? (the One Located On The Front Corner...

I own a Toyota Celica 1976 and need to find the Courtesy light that goes on the very corner of the front side of the car.

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