1979 Toyota Celica GT Rally (TA45-008306). JDM / Japanese domestic market – equipped with the DOHC 1600cc 2T-GEU engineered by Yamaha and based on the design originating with the 6-cylinder engine in 2000GT of the 1960’s. Transmission is a 5-speed driving a live rear axle. Nice condition with 62k miles (100,350 kilometers) showing on the odometer. Last registered in Japan in 1994 (Heisei 6). Imported to the USA 2020. Clear Washington title in-hand.
Exterior: factory fender-mirrors and stainless side rain-guards as well as upper rear spoiler. Paint and deco-stripes show well.
Interior: fabric and trim nice with un-cracked dash and clean carpets / headliner / door panels. One small tear on driver’s seat bottom.
Recent service: Yokohama Advan tires / lower control arms / fluids / rear brakes / alternator / belts / alignment. Koni shocks.
With approx. 115hp and 2300lb, it offers performance similar to the Corolla AE86 GTS / Levin / Trueno. Or 1970’s Alfa GTV & Alfetta GT.