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1995 Toyota MR2
2 Dr STD Coupe
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$23,965
1998 Toyota Tercel
2 Dr CE Coupe
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$13,110

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

1995 Toyota MR2
2 Dr STD Coupe

The 1995 model year was the last one for the MR2. Sports car sales were slowing overall, with the MR2 suffering due to high prices and high insurance costs. The MR2 saw only a few chan...

1998 Toyota Tercel
2 Dr CE Coupe

Toyota dropped the 4-door Tercel sedan for 1998, leaving only the 2-door sedan. The remaining Tercel model did get a small makeover, including a new grille, front fascia, tail lamps, r...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

1995 Toyota MR2
2 Dr STD Coupe
45
Grace 1995 Toyota MR2 2 Dr STD CoupeReview:

Actually It's A 1999 Mr2 Mk 2 Rev5 Na — Nice, solid and reliable everyday car.

35
Michael 1995 Toyota MR2 2 Dr STD CoupeReview:

One Of The Best Cars I Have Ever Owned Mr2 Addicted — This was the first true sports car I have ever owned it was a 1998 model on a R plate I bought it wh...

Troy writes:
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2007 Chevrolet Malibu Maxx better.
"room"
Family Car Ranked 2007 Chevrolet Malibu Maxx better.
"room"
1998 Toyota Tercel
2 Dr CE Coupe
Guru52VPX writes:
Driving a 98 auto, 4 speed at the moment. Cheap on gas, reliable, works like a champ at 270k. Replaced rear s...
Looks/Style Ranked 1985 Toyota Van better.
"The 1984 to 1989 North American toyota van is the godess of all mini vans."
115
tempest350 1998 Toyota Tercel 2 Dr CE CoupeReview:

The 98 Tercel Was One Of The Best Cars I Have Ever Owned. — I used to own a 1998 Toyota Tercel, and if you do find one for sale you might want to consider it. M...

Primary Use: Commuting to work

25
Kéven 1998 Toyota Tercel 2 Dr CE CoupeReview:

Termobile — very good car i really like it because is black and i have a spoiler on the back. But its not a beau...

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Specs

1995 Toyota MR2
2 Dr STD Coupe
1998 Toyota Tercel
2 Dr CE Coupe
Powertrain
Drivetrain
RWD
RWD
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
19 MPG
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27 MPG
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Fuel Economy, Highway
26 MPG
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35 MPG
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Fuel Tank Volume 14 gal 11 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
135 hp @ 5,400 RPM
135 hp @ 5,400 RPM
93 hp @ 5,400 RPM
93 hp @ 5,400 RPM
Torque
145 lb-ft @ 4,400 RPM
145 lb-ft @ 4,400 RPM
100 lb-ft @ 4,400 RPM
100 lb-ft @ 4,400 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9.5:1
9.5:1
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--
Displacement
2,200 cc
2,200 cc
1,500 cc
1,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.39 in x 3.72 in
3.39 in x 3.72 in
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--
Safety
ABS Brakes Optional Optional
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Side Driver -- 3 stars
Side Rear Passenger -- 4 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Optional --
Leather Seats Optional --
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Optional Optional
Cassette Player Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Optional Optional
Power Door Locks Optional Optional
Driver Power Seats Optional --
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 2 seats 4 seats
Front Legroom 43.4 in 41.2 in
Back Legroom -- 31.9 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- 9.3 cu ft
Exterior
Length 164.2 in 161.8 in
Width 66.9 in 64.8 in
Height 48.6 in 53.2 in
Wheelbase 94.5 in 93.7 in

Available Options

1995 Toyota MR2
2 Dr STD Coupe
1998 Toyota Tercel
2 Dr CE Coupe

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