Previous Thread
Next Thread
New Reply
Print Thread
Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 22
Lethalchem
Member
Lethalchem
Member

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 22
NLR, AR
Mar 30, 3:06pm - #139860 
Celica GT rev cut off?

What mph does the stock Celica GT cut off at? What rpm as well? Is it like the base Matrix at 118mph?


03 Sonic Blue Cobra (current)

Joined: Dec 2003
Posts: 555
Vampyre
Senior Member
Vampyre

Senior Member
2003 Toyota Celica

Joined: Dec 2003
Posts: 555
British Columbia, Canada
Mar 30, 3:13pm - #139861 
I think it's 140mph but others have proven that you can go up to 145-150mph.


~* Brotherhood Of Eternal Sleep *~
- Nocturnal Supremacy -
Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 22
Lethalchem
Member
Lethalchem
Member

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 22
NLR, AR
Mar 30, 3:26pm - #139862 
For both models, or is that just the GTS?


03 Sonic Blue Cobra (current)

Joined: Nov 2003
Posts: 419
Mizery_Machine
Razor Blades
Mizery_Machine
2002 Silver Toyota Celica GT
Razor Blades
2002 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Nov 2003
Posts: 419
Denham Springs, LA
Mar 30, 3:50pm - #139863 
I got mine up to 120-130 on Sat. That was fun.


Mizery loves company.
Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 4,278
Virgilson
TheFilipinoCrew
Virgilson

TheFilipinoCrew
2000 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 4,278
Pomona, CA
Mar 30, 7:22pm - #139864 
I went as fast as 125 mph mostly stock except for a TRD Performance Air Filter.

Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 2,269
NorwayGT
Specialist
NorwayGT

Specialist
2004 Dodge SRT4

Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 2,269
Seattle, WA
Mar 30, 7:24pm - #139865 
there is no limiter on the speed that the GT can go to, but there is a limit on rpm's. its at 6800 (50rpm past redline, or at least thats where i hit the limiter)


was....5speed with i/h/e
15.41 @ 89.30mph 2.282 60'

is....04 srt4 stock
13.936 100.15mph 2.177 60'
Joined: Nov 2002
Posts: 1,073
grcelica
Specialist
grcelica

Specialist
2001 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Nov 2002
Posts: 1,073
NW, PA
Mar 30, 7:41pm - #139866 
I thought there was a fuel cutoff at 149. I read that somewhere a couple years ago. If I'm wrong I've told a lot of people the wrong info. Haven't had mine that fast to say from experience!!

Joined: Jan 2003
Posts: 1,619
LostAngel
Specialist
LostAngel
Specialist

Joined: Jan 2003
Posts: 1,619
Pennsylvania
Mar 30, 7:58pm - #139867 
Originally Posted by grcelica
I thought there was a fuel cutoff at 149. I read that somewhere a couple years ago. If I'm wrong I've told a lot of people the wrong info. Haven't had mine that fast to say from experience!!

I've heard both, more people have said though there isnt a fuel cut-off. Im not sure, hopefully someone can clear it up.

Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 2,269
NorwayGT
Specialist
NorwayGT

Specialist
2004 Dodge SRT4

Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 2,269
Seattle, WA
Mar 30, 8:02pm - #139868 
Originally Posted by LostAngel
Originally Posted by grcelica
I thought there was a fuel cutoff at 149. I read that somewhere a couple years ago. If I'm wrong I've told a lot of people the wrong info. Haven't had mine that fast to say from experience!!

I've heard both, more people have said though there isnt a fuel cut-off. Im not sure, hopefully someone can clear it up.

there is no fuel cut of for a specific speed, but the rpm cut off in 5th gear will not let you go past 138.3mph


was....5speed with i/h/e
15.41 @ 89.30mph 2.282 60'

is....04 srt4 stock
13.936 100.15mph 2.177 60'
Joined: Nov 2002
Posts: 1,073
grcelica
Specialist
grcelica

Specialist
2001 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Nov 2002
Posts: 1,073
NW, PA
Mar 30, 8:06pm - #139869 
Originally Posted by NorwayGT
Originally Posted by LostAngel
Originally Posted by grcelica
I thought there was a fuel cutoff at 149. I read that somewhere a couple years ago. If I'm wrong I've told a lot of people the wrong info. Haven't had mine that fast to say from experience!!

I've heard both, more people have said though there isnt a fuel cut-off. Im not sure, hopefully someone can clear it up.

there is no fuel cut of for a specific speed, but the rpm cut off in 5th gear will not let you go past 138.3mph


138.3? wow thats exact!! umm, how about in fourth( for an auto )? Is there a difference with the gear ratios being different from a manual?

Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 1,612
eric_h
2low2slow
eric_h

2low2slow
2002 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 1,612
St.George, UT
Mar 30, 9:14pm - #139870 
i had mine to 125 and still a couple thousand rpm to go


[Linked Image]
A boats a boat, but the mystery box could be anything....Even a boat!
Joined: May 2003
Posts: 583
Jae
Senior Member
Jae

Senior Member
2001 Toyota Celica

Joined: May 2003
Posts: 583
palm springs, burbank CA
Mar 31, 2:08am - #139871 
i know that the porsches and most of those top-end cars have 150mph governed. im pretty sure celicas are the same

Joined: Nov 2002
Posts: 199
CelicaTC
Member
CelicaTC
Member
2003 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Nov 2002
Posts: 199
Belgium
Mar 31, 2:25am - #139872 
No limiter on a euro celica gt.

Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 2,373
AZZKIKR
SHO - NUFF
AZZKIKR

SHO - NUFF
2003 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 2,373
ATL GA
Mar 31, 7:43am - #139873 
I've hit above 140 in my GT, with a little more to go...but I have new internals, and went higher compression (see profile)...I know the RPM cut off in 5th gear is 6,800, but I'm not sure about the top end limiter for the US spec celicas...

Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 2,269
NorwayGT
Specialist
NorwayGT

Specialist
2004 Dodge SRT4

Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 2,269
Seattle, WA
Mar 31, 7:50am - #139874 
Originally Posted by grcelica
Originally Posted by NorwayGT
Originally Posted by LostAngel
Originally Posted by grcelica
I thought there was a fuel cutoff at 149. I read that somewhere a couple years ago. If I'm wrong I've told a lot of people the wrong info. Haven't had mine that fast to say from experience!!

I've heard both, more people have said though there isnt a fuel cut-off. Im not sure, hopefully someone can clear it up.

there is no fuel cut of for a specific speed, but the rpm cut off in 5th gear will not let you go past 138.3mph


138.3? wow thats exact!! umm, how about in fourth( for an auto )? Is there a difference with the gear ratios being different from a manual?

how i got that exact number was i typed in the stock wheel diameter, and the stock tire sidewall profile, and the 5th gear ratio, and the 6800 rpm rev limit, and the site gave me 138.3mph as the top speed limited by gear ratios. if you have bigger wheels then you would be able to go past 138.3mph, but not on stock wheels and rubber, and stock gear ratio's, and stock rev limiter


was....5speed with i/h/e
15.41 @ 89.30mph 2.282 60'

is....04 srt4 stock
13.936 100.15mph 2.177 60'
Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 40
GTrapesHonda
Member
GTrapesHonda

Member
2001 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 40
Texas, San Antonio
Mar 31, 8:19am - #139875 
Well, Ithink you can change that know with the FC for the GT. I dont know if i am right. i will look.

Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 40
GTrapesHonda
Member
GTrapesHonda

Member
2001 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 40
Texas, San Antonio
Mar 31, 12:10pm - #139876 
we can remap the GT to now. They have a PFC for the GT on monkey wrench. You should be able to get higher rpms now right? Let me know if i am wrong.

Joined: May 2003
Posts: 5,346
spaztikid
dikitzaps
spaztikid
dikitzaps
1974 Toyota Celica

Joined: May 2003
Posts: 5,346
LA
Mar 31, 12:18pm - #139877 
you are right...

The PFC can do all that wonderful stuff grin

Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 40
GTrapesHonda
Member
GTrapesHonda

Member
2001 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 40
Texas, San Antonio
Mar 31, 12:27pm - #139878 
its a lot of money. it like nine hunderd and something. eek

Joined: Nov 2002
Posts: 1,073
grcelica
Specialist
grcelica

Specialist
2001 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Nov 2002
Posts: 1,073
NW, PA
Mar 31, 1:47pm - #139879 
Originally Posted by GTrapesHonda
its a lot of money. it like nine hunderd and something. eek


from what I hear, thats a bargain considering the gains!! I am seriously going to consider it!! grin

Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 40
GTrapesHonda
Member
GTrapesHonda

Member
2001 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 40
Texas, San Antonio
Mar 31, 2:03pm - #139880 
we need some before and after dyno either on the GT or the GTS

Joined: Jan 2003
Posts: 1,619
LostAngel
Specialist
LostAngel
Specialist

Joined: Jan 2003
Posts: 1,619
Pennsylvania
Mar 31, 6:43pm - #139881 
Originally Posted by grcelica
Originally Posted by GTrapesHonda
its a lot of money. it like nine hunderd and something. eek


from what I hear, thats a bargain considering the gains!! I am seriously going to consider it!! grin

hehe, I can see it now...'brandon...looky' **vroooooooooooooom** grin

Joined: Mar 2004
Posts: 815
5280vvti
Senior Member
5280vvti

Senior Member
2002 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Mar 2004
Posts: 815
CO
Mar 31, 8:21pm - #139882 
Originally Posted by NorwayGT
there is no limiter on the speed that the GT can go to, but there is a limit on rpm's. its at 6800 (50rpm past redline, or at least thats where i hit the limiter)

Join the conversation - Register Now or Log In to add your comment


Moderated by  isaac 

Member Spotlight
mxmcelica
mxmcelica
2002 Toyota Celica GT
Chicago

Posts: 168
Joined: April 2004
Thanks: "Yo, yo, yo, who's ready for the Races?!" -Quote from 3 3ast 3 3urious
Random: Woot to the Power Of Elite!
Show All Member Profiles 
Recent Topics
Audio wiring issue
by redmarien. 06/24/2017 3:49 PM
Electrical Issue
by zenbone. 06/17/2017 12:40 PM
Manifold intake hose
by Celicafannn23. 06/10/2017 12:29 PM
Wheel size
by enjoi94. 06/08/2017 6:33 PM
Replaced Lock Actuator Issues
by geekbits. 06/08/2017 12:06 PM
Engine swap
by Darkgazer666. 06/06/2017 3:50 PM
What brand of wheels are these guys?
by jennmarkov. 06/05/2017 7:24 AM
WTB: Tsunami Rear Bumper
by valkyrie_gt. 06/04/2017 11:31 AM
Customize Your Toyota Celica Privacy Policy · About · Contact
Privacy Policy · About · Contact
CelicaHobby.com is an independent Toyota Celica enthusiast website. CelicaHobby.com is not sponsored by or affiliated with Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc. in any way. The Toyota and Celica names and logos are trademarks owned by Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc.
© CelicaHobby.com, 2001-2017
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.1
(Snapshot build 20170611)