Previous Thread
Next Thread
New Reply
Print Thread
Just to clear up some things #233909 Jul 27, 9:56am Jul 27, 9:56am
Joined: Jul 2004
Posts: 2
UK
UK190 OP
New Member
2001 Toyota Celica GTS
UK190 OP

New Member
2001 Toyota Celica GTS

Joined: Jul 2004
Posts: 2
UK
Just to clear up some things
Hi all i am new to the site as a poster but have been viewing for some time.
There is one topic i am interestred in.

The BHP of the celicas over there in the states.I Mention this because of the post regarding the Lotus Elise and how people are confused by the increase in BHP to 190

My celica comes standard with 190 BHP ( The model of my celica is actualy badged VVTI-190).

Could you tell me what the standard BHP is on USA Models and what the 0-60 MPH is. Just curious I guess

Re: Just to clear up some things [Re: UK190] #233910 Jul 27, 10:05am Jul 27, 10:05am
Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 2,451
Lafayette, LA
DiabloGTS
Wheezy Joe
2002 Kawasaki Ninja 250
DiabloGTS

Wheezy Joe
2002 Kawasaki Ninja 250

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 2,451
Lafayette, LA
180HP and 0-60 varies, usually 6-7seconds

It's more outside the US because of looser emissions control wave


To have played and laughed with enthusiasm
and sung with exultation
To know even one life has breathed easier
This is to have succeeded.
Re: Just to clear up some things [Re: UK190] #233911 Jul 27, 10:05am Jul 27, 10:05am
Joined: Jun 2004
Posts: 1,870
San Francisco -The Bay
2000 Silver Toyota Celica Chelica815
Specialist
2000 Toyota Celica
Chelica815
2000 Silver Toyota Celica
Specialist
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Jun 2004
Posts: 1,870
San Francisco -The Bay
Nice extra 10MPH!! Do you have pics of the engine or the car?


Aggressively Driven
2000 Celica GT-S 6 Speed
Re: Just to clear up some things [Re: Chelica815] #233912 Jul 27, 10:06am Jul 27, 10:06am

**DONOTDELETE**
Unregistered
Anonymous

Unregistered


Originally Posted by Chelica815
Nice extra 10MPH!! Do you have pics of the engine or the car?
umm it come with 10 extra hp

Re: Just to clear up some things #233913 Jul 27, 3:26pm Jul 27, 3:26pm
Joined: Jun 2004
Posts: 1,376
Los Angeles, CA
QTRMLR_1
Specialist
2002 Toyota Celica
QTRMLR_1

Specialist
2002 Toyota Celica

Joined: Jun 2004
Posts: 1,376
Los Angeles, CA
10 MPH is how fast the peeps run away after you take their pink slip and car...called the "10 MPH Effect". Comes standard on most GTS' if it's got a good driver installed.


I get my kicks on EC.
Re: Just to clear up some things [Re: QTRMLR_1] #233914 Jul 27, 4:37pm Jul 27, 4:37pm
Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 306
New Hampshire
round2gts
Member
2000 Toyota Celica
round2gts

Member
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 306
New Hampshire
^^ rofl


[Linked Image]
Re: Just to clear up some things [Re: QTRMLR_1] #233915 Jul 27, 5:11pm Jul 27, 5:11pm

**DONOTDELETE**
Unregistered
Anonymous

Unregistered


Originally Posted by QTRMLR_1
10 MPH is how fast the peeps run away after you take their pink slip and car...called the "10 MPH Effect". Comes standard on most GTS' if it's got a good driver installed.
wtf wtf

Re: Just to clear up some things #233916 Jul 27, 6:37pm Jul 27, 6:37pm
Joined: Oct 2003
Posts: 1,227
New Jersey
hephaestus
Specialist
hephaestus

Specialist

Joined: Oct 2003
Posts: 1,227
New Jersey
I remember reading a European mag (Car?) years ago after I purchased my Celica where they were compairing the Celica 190 to a Mitsu FTO and a Vauxhall? Turbo, the third car eludes me. I was amazed that the European Celica came with as we know it the climate control, a darker grey/silver paint, and more HP. This was when I was in my barbaric days of lighting fires and smoke signals to send my friends a message. The HP difference is emissions. The other stuff is shear ignorance or how Toyota figured they could save money to the public by shaving these things for an already way overpriced car. Shame on you Toyota.

Re: Just to clear up some things #233917 Jul 27, 7:42pm Jul 27, 7:42pm
Joined: Jun 2004
Posts: 1,870
San Francisco -The Bay
2000 Silver Toyota Celica Chelica815
Specialist
2000 Toyota Celica
Chelica815
2000 Silver Toyota Celica
Specialist
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Jun 2004
Posts: 1,870
San Francisco -The Bay
Originally Posted by spyder00367
Originally Posted by Chelica815
Nice extra 10MPH!! Do you have pics of the engine or the car?
umm it come with 10 extra hp


I know. I was just saying that it is nice that all of the GTS gets the extra 10HP.


Aggressively Driven
2000 Celica GT-S 6 Speed
Re: Just to clear up some things [Re: Chelica815] #233918 Jul 27, 7:59pm Jul 27, 7:59pm
Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 1,917
Southern California
tru_Asiatik_Pride
Blue MnM
2003 Toyota Celica
tru_Asiatik_Pride

Blue MnM
2003 Toyota Celica

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 1,917
Southern California
Originally Posted by Chelica815
Originally Posted by spyder00367
Originally Posted by Chelica815
Nice extra 10MPH!! Do you have pics of the engine or the car?
umm it come with 10 extra hp


I know. I was just saying that it is nice that all of the GTS gets the extra 10HP.

technically speaking they dont "come" with 10 extra hp
its just that the us spec emission laws lowers ours 10hp as diablo said tongue

Re: Just to clear up some things [Re: tru_Asiatik_Pride] #233919 Jul 27, 8:44pm Jul 27, 8:44pm
Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 6,372
New Orleans, LA
Speed4TheNeed
Caleb
2000 Toyota Celica
Speed4TheNeed

Caleb
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 6,372
New Orleans, LA
the lotus elise really does increase output by 10 whp over the american spec celica (unlike the european spec celicas).

unlike the european spec celicas, the lotus elise is emissions legal in the united states--which is due to 'tweaking'

the extra 10 whp for the european celicas over american spec celicas though, is due to looser emissions controls thumbsup

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


Moderated by  isaac 

Member Spotlight
trog2233
trog2233
2004 GMC Canyon Z-71
Williamsport, PA

Posts: 2,043
Joined: July 2003
Thanks: EverythingCelica.com!!!!
Random: Legos own all!!!
Show All Member Profiles 
Recent Topics
FS: 18 in rims Rays Wolf 77
by WAYNESKI777. 09/20/2017 10:02 AM
Need help wiring a splice in tail light converter.
by seefeldt321. 09/19/2017 3:26 PM
System 10 Speakers not working
by willlcurry. 09/18/2017 3:35 PM
how do u bleed clutch line
by scorpionafw. 09/12/2017 3:20 PM
CELICA GEN 7 WELCOME DOOR LIGHTS
by Jinxy1965. 09/10/2017 1:36 PM
Need advice with buying Celica GT 2005 (t23)
by DarkSorrow. 09/05/2017 10:51 AM
Need advice on my engine.
by Tameah21. 09/05/2017 6:39 AM
Help! Looking to replace all 4 shocks & springs + rear calipers
by Kristofer. 09/03/2017 9:25 PM
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 20170920)