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1985 Toyota Celica GT-S HatchbackReview
Christopher writes:
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Reborn Beast — well what i like about my car is it is unique everybody who see's it underestimate's it but it is fast powerful and has potential but wto find bolt on mods ith the engine it is hard to find bolt on mods cheapish it is a total custom car so for now it is my slow project car i work on it every time im on vacation this year i did the front suspesion wich took a while the first time cause two of the parts took a week to come and i only had three weeks lol.

Pros: style,speed,comfort,

Cons: rare year,little mods for this year,hard to do motor swap

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1985 Toyota Celica GT-S HatchbackReview
Chris12142 writes:
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The Typical Mid 1980's Red 2 Door Sports Car (near Convertable) With An Electric Sunroof! — Everyone who has driven the "toy" loves it. I bought it to enter it in off road rally events and car club activities but it's in such great condition for a 25 year old car and it's so much fun to drive on the road that I can't bring myself to thrash it on the dirt. I have decided to keep it tidy, original and have fun on the road instead.

Pros: fun, well built, tuff, electric sunroof, sporty, drives great, plenty of power, great on fuel, easy to look after

Cons: body has a few scratches and marks, 25 years old, no power steering

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1985 Toyota Celica GT-S HatchbackReview
Carmen writes:
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Pure Fun — This was SUCH a fun car to drive. The car is low enough and the wheelbase is wide enough that the car cornered on rails. The manual transmission is a must. It's the only way you get to *feel* the car as you drive.

Pros: ~Fast and fun to drive
~Corners beautifully
~Very reliable

Cons: ~None

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1985 Toyota Celica GT-S HatchbackReview
Sherman writes:
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Strong And Sporty — Very fun to drive car, good power. Electronic Dash one needs to get used to, but very usable Flip up lights cheesy

Pros: Reliable, and powerful for old 4 cyl.

Cons: Fold up lights froze up in winter.

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1985 Toyota Celica GT HatchbackReview
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Sweet Looking Car — love the style and its the last of its kind before they went front wheel drive with them

Pros: nice car

Cons: not alot of space but good enough

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1985 Toyota Celica GT-S HatchbackReview
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This Is My 85 Celica I Got A Few Years Ago, After Some Mods Its A Great Car — As of now ive overhauled almost the whole interior, freshended up the 303,000 mile engine, and i have some handeling goodies that will give a mini cooper a run for its money, plus a rwd torquey toyota is always fun.

Pros: this car handels and corners like a dream

Cons: needs more power

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1985 Toyota Celica GT HatchbackReview
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Great Time-less Car — great car for the money nowadays, only drawback is common rust behind rear wheel wells

Pros: small, light, fast, sexy

Cons: truck engine in sports car

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1985 Toyota Celica GT-S HatchbackReview
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My Favorite Car I've Ever Driven. — 3rd generation Celicas are stupidly reliable. engines are known to well outlast the car. GT-S have Supra suspension designed by Lotus and Supra brakes, so handling is tight and precise and brakes are more than adequate. Liftbacks have the timeless, streamlined looks so they are definitely sexy cars. Interior is filled with features and comfortable. Their only real drawback is the USDM Celicas instead of coming with turbo 1.8Ls, came with the pick-up derived 22R 2.4L, which istead of giving it great top end speed, gives it immediate engine response. The 22R needs some modification from stock to be fast but is still a great engine.

Pros: Handling, braking, acceleration, appearance, extremely reliable.

Cons: Hard to find parts, low top end power, rust issues (from being 20 years old)

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1985 Toyota Celica GT-S HatchbackReview
uberm3 writes:
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I Love It. — Its my daily driver car is amazing and you can fish tail the car on fast u-turns.

Owner for 22 years, 6 months

Miles Driven per Year:500

Cons: timing chain needs to be replaced at 130k+ miles

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1985 Toyota Celica GT-S ConvertibleReview
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A True Classic. I Will Never Get Rid Of This Car. Bought It On Ebay For $1600.00 — I bought this car on ebay for $1600.00 from the original owner in 2004. All it needed was a new exhaust system. car is completely stock and everything works. Even the top was in great condition. It was a California car so it has no rust. 170,000 miles and she purrs like a kitten. Even the convertible top is in decent condition for the age. I have owned Toyotas for nearly 25 years and still think the 22r and re were the most durable 4 cyl ever built. 85 and older rear wheel drives are getting hard to come by so if you have keep it as it will only appreciate in value. well gotta go now. see ya.

Owner for 2 years, 9 months

Miles Driven per Year:2,500

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Reviews From Other Years

2005 Toyota Celica Reviews

Review By Sean

I like it Nice and small for my 17 year old daughter Read More

Review By Surfdb

Valued to high for this particular car it better be in perfect condition and stock Read More

2004 Toyota Celica Reviews

Review By kurt

Has a beautiful and graceful body(aerodynamics) Vents in the right places. Great gas mileage and engine life. Very sporty. Read More

Awesome Look, Low Operation Cost, Low Power By Frédéric

Really reliable car. Great on fuel economy, good brakes and handling. Fun to drive and this car is definetly a head turner... But for those who quantify performance only by horsepower, this car is... Read More

2003 Toyota Celica Reviews

Review By Guru9SCXGS

Its a nice car as for gas mileage and when its a Manuel shift that makes it more fun to drive. Its a Toyota on top of that which spells dependability. Would love to have one of these myself. Great c... Read More

Review By Michael

One of the best cars I’ve ever owned. Sold it with 275,000 miles, minimal work done to it. Extremely reliable car, fun to drive with a great look! Read More

2002 Toyota Celica Reviews

Review By Marco

The car us super clean and nice. Rust here and there but its not that bad. It drives smooth and was a great price for it. No complaints. Read More

Love It By Fem_I_am

Overall great car. Good first car or second car. Great fuel economy. Love this car. The power at 140+/- HP for a small car is great but could be better. The handling is great along with the styling. W... Read More

2001 Toyota Celica Reviews

Review By Guru9SCXGS

Its a nice dependable, fun car, especially the manual stick shift, that gets great gas mileage to boot. Read More

Review By Guru9H38X8

I enjoy driving this type of car I’m very interested in buying it Read More

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