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Radical Gordon

What did you drive before your Celica?

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I was just wondering what you drove before your Celica.

I had a Ford Ka before mine.

I remember when I was first driving it and being amazed that it had electric windows, mirrors and even a proper glove box :lol:

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My first car was a Ford Focus 1.6 Zetec. I loved this car, it was standing for 6 months before I got it and I nursed it back to health. Turned out to be a bit of a money pit after 100k though and after spending £800 keeping it on the road in 3 months. Then after someone swiped my rear end and dented some panels I decided to get something else:

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The car I had before my celica was a VW Lupo 1.4s. I was hoping to give this car the Euro look but I never got round to it due to money. It was a good little motor but gutless, I found that people always pulled out on me and cut me up etc because it was such a small car. When my insurance dropped a little I decided to take the plunge and get a celica.

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In the end I just had to sell this, the bills were killing me and a turbo rebuild won't have been far off. I hope to get another one day though when I have a decent garage.

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Que maquinon viva el supra

Maquinon to live the above

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2003 - 2005 fiat 126p

2005 - 2008 1993 Suzuki Swift 1.0

2007 - 2008 1995 mazda 323f 1.8

2007 - 2010 1995 Mitsubishi Sigma

2011 - 2012 2000 Honda Civic 1.5 Vtec

2012 - 2014 2004 Suzuki Ignis Sport

2015 - now 2003 Toyota Celica TS

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1977 first car. Overtook a Porche on way back from Scarborough.

Yes it was down hill.

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1994 Toyota Corolla Kudos liftback E10

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2000 Toyota Corolla liftback E11

2004 Yaris T Sport (Great car)

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2004 Corolla T Sport (wrote off)

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2005 Corolla T Sport

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2004 Yaris T Sport (Got a mortgage!)

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2005 Celica GT 190

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Mrs also has Toyota MR2 Red

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^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^

As much as I love Toyota they really dropped some some cod's - Why did they never put the 2ZZ engine in the MR 2. It was screaming at them.

Unfortunately Toyota are more concerned with efficiency - I mean take a look at this:-

https://www.toyota.co.uk/new-cars/gt86/index.json

The first official figure they mention is MPG.... Who buys it for the MPG - They have lost their ways - Too many board room meetings on CSR's me thinks... :blowup:

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I still drive this at weekends..... forgive me I couldn't resist....

Pattisson Stanmore Roller Converted Tractor.

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Yo el mejor que e conducido es el nissan s14 de mi amigo This is the best and led my friend but already sold :(

I empese with 13 years driving the car my dad a trans seat and express Renaul I had too but this thing already 16 years, some races are casting a police hardly bothered the 19 years I buy a Renault 19 in plain came to 190/200 km time was the 1400 sections got very hot brakes and held back nothing and no VAT lot of ass but this well grab these gravels teach you to drive, and also tested a diesel bmw compac I liked nothing more adherence until the day I bought the celica that runs though not much more or less grips well and brakes never complain sections.

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I forget I also had a Celica GTI 5g better in sections and runs more than vvti and my Terran 1 and monterey that I have

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Austin metro when I first passed

Rover 218is

Celica ss1 g6

Mondeo zetec mk3

Celica ss111 g6 currently

1l yaris

Focus 1.6 auto the wife's which I also drive

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Mine yikes

1978 chrysler alpine gls

1977 ford escort 1600 sport

1985 opel manta

1971 triumph stag

1975 austin mini

mini metro

1977 Honda civic auto

ford serria

ford granada ghia

1990 nissan bluebird GSX 2.0i

nissan 100nx

2002 Renault scenic

MR2

rev 1,

rev 2,

ford cougar

mr2 rev3

alfa romeo 156

toyota celica gen7 vvti

toyota celica gen 6 vert

renault megan

volvo c70 vert

nissan x trail 2.2 sports turbo 4x4

Now 1999 Toyota Celica Gen 6 Vert and with under 59,000 on the clock

a few old classics there least you did not ask for motorbikes

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