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Aug 22, 8:52am - #256177 
your hometown?

what do the people in your area think about the celica?


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Aug 22, 8:54am - #256178 
most think it's a girls car for one thing. Not all but a lot of the guys do. They just think it's another ricer and hate on it of course.

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Aug 22, 9:03am - #256179 
^ ditto


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Aug 22, 9:10am - #256180 
i'm not sure what people think of them, but there's a few rolling around town.


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Aug 22, 9:12am - #256181 
Originally Posted by Celica2k
most think it's a girls car.


So where are all the girls on Ec cry

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Aug 22, 9:18am - #256182 
i see a lot of peoples turn around when i drive by and my car is even stock. and a lot of kids stand like eek
and even my grand ma loves it , she had a 1gen or 2gen celica rofl
its no hating on it her but becuase of the high car tax ricers are pretty common so i dunno. grin

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Aug 22, 9:26am - #256183 
Alot of people think its really fast. They really like how clean the interior is too. Girls love the car, hell a few have asked me to kiss it! no joke. Thats basically what they think of the celica thumbsup

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Aug 22, 9:29am - #256184 
all my friends think it's hot. one of 'em drives a 6th gen. not sure what the kids at school think, but most of 'em have eclipses and mustangs (one has a Mitsu 3000GT Twin Turbo!!! eek )


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Aug 22, 9:32am - #256185 
i've gotten quite a few compliments on how clean my car is, from people who are muscle car fans. . .

but im sure overall ppl around here like it. . i dunno


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Aug 22, 11:08am - #256186 
in my town, most ppl are honda lovers. oh, b16 engine in a hatch, silvia up ur ass, and all that bs. naturally, they dont like celicas that much, they are rare in the city, noone really seems to like celicas for no reason, maybe cz its a toyota.

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Aug 22, 11:10am - #256187 
Originally Posted by Celica2k
most think it's a girls car for one thing. Not all but a lot of the guys do. They just think it's another ricer and hate on it of course.


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Aug 22, 12:30pm - #256188 
All the civic guys evny my car. They THINK its super fast. And I have one of the cleanest cars around here. I see ALOT of heads turning and people pointing when I cruise around.

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Aug 22, 12:32pm - #256189 
Im all stock, but kids seem to turn around and wave once I pass them.


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Aug 22, 12:34pm - #256190 
yeah i don't get too much respect for my car from automotive enthusiasts cause they think its too pretty. but when i have the veilside exhaust on it's a different story, i once got props from a guy with a 300zx TT.


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Aug 22, 1:26pm - #256191 
there are almost no car enthusiasts around here. they all think that a mustang is the fastest thing on four wheels and it's the end-all be-all of cool looking cars.


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Aug 22, 1:31pm - #256192 
well girls in my town think the celicas are sexy and since i live in a rich neighborhood, guys ask me "y not juss get a g35 or an m3" i would get idiot remarks like that once i get my celi


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Aug 22, 1:57pm - #256193 
The small town I live in (about 10,000) had only 2 other Celi's when I bought mine. Now there are at least a dozen or so. It used to be unique! cry

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Aug 22, 3:05pm - #256194 
all ive heard around here is one fuckin freshman said they were slow and ugly. i slapped him. theyre pretty rare here but they do turn heads.


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Aug 22, 4:08pm - #256195 
Most people seem to like it.

It's a small town (around 500), and there're two other Celicas (both GT, one black, one silver). And I think they both had them before me tongue


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Aug 22, 5:01pm - #256196 
Originally Posted by scuderia575m
all ive heard around here is one fuckin freshman said they were slow and ugly. i slapped him. theyre pretty rare here but they do turn heads.


You slapped him?

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Aug 22, 5:30pm - #256197 
dont get mine out a whole lot, but when i do, it usually turns a few heads thumbsup

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Aug 22, 6:39pm - #256198 
some kids live across the street and are amazed by my car, even did a burnout to satisfy their amazement rolleyes. We have ALOT of rice rolling around.

Girls are amazed by the car too. Some chicks were at the toyota dealer getting their camry fixed and i showed them it in it's sexyness...girls were like "OMFG!" rofl

Classic example:

I first got my GTS (about a week into it) and was going to the hospital. Some jerk-off puerto ricans in a civic sedan roll down their windows and as if it's a girls car. I reply: "Nah it's not a girls car, wanna find out?". Wasn't even a race, roll by them with middle finger out the window waving by.

I guess it varies from place to place... spineyes


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Aug 22, 6:43pm - #256199 
Originally Posted by Haulin_A_Doo
Originally Posted by scuderia575m
all ive heard around here is one fuckin freshman said they were slow and ugly. i slapped him. theyre pretty rare here but they do turn heads.


You slapped him?


i slapped him. its ok, i knew him, there are only 750 people at my school so i know everyone. it wasnt the last time i hit him either, hes kind of a jackass.


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Aug 22, 6:50pm - #256200 
Originally Posted by scuderia575m
Originally Posted by Haulin_A_Doo
Originally Posted by scuderia575m
all ive heard around here is one fuckin freshman said they were slow and ugly. i slapped him. theyre pretty rare here but they do turn heads.


You slapped him?


i slapped him. its ok, i knew him, there are only 750 people at my school so i know everyone. it wasnt the last time i hit him either, hes kind of a jackass.


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Aug 22, 10:16pm - #256201 
My whole family thinks my car is hot. My neighbors love it too. Infact, i'm starting to see a couple pop up. Another one on my street and two more one street up. goodjob

My close friend hates on it, but he drives a Civic, so nobody cares what he thinks. thumbsdown


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Aug 22, 10:31pm - #256202 
i get a lot of compliments on my car. when i first got it i drove by a group of kids and they were like eek. one of them even yelled "AWESOME CAR!". Celica's are DEFINITLY head turners in my area thumbsup thumbsup thumbsup

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Aug 22, 11:03pm - #256203 
they call it a chick car..pretty rare and they turn heads too

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Aug 23, 11:00am - #256204 
GT or GTS, people thinks it's slow...

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Aug 23, 1:07pm - #256205 
A few people has told me that its a girls car as well, but man does it turn heads... I love it when they point thumbsup

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Aug 23, 3:35pm - #256206 
I think people here in so cal like the celica... i mean i see like 10-12 a day... its madness! not quite jetta status but there are a lot of celicas!


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Aug 23, 7:18pm - #256207 
i know for sure...so cal is the home of celicas i see so many everyday. what i like to do is drive by them and check out whos the champ driving..hehehe


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Aug 23, 7:22pm - #256208 
Originally Posted by Autocelica23
i know for sure...so cal is the home of celicas i see so many everyday. what i like to do is drive by them and check out whos the champ driving..hehehe


really?


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Aug 23, 7:34pm - #256209 
yes really!


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Aug 23, 8:37pm - #256210 
haha Ive had gurls come right up to my car and stick their heads inside and I be like wtf do I even know you untill I realize they r cute laughsilly Happend twice at works parkinglot..

and even funnier is the lil kids when you stop at a light, they yell out COOL CAR DUUUUUUDE thumbsup hahaaha

angry angry angry BUT ITS NOT TO IMPRESS KIDS, I WANT THE MILFS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! lol maybe I need a car like Andy's to get that.. then again, the celi hooked me up 2 weeks ago so it does work on them iamstfu laughsilly laughsilly laughsilly


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Aug 23, 8:52pm - #256211 
^hahah, you and your MILF fetish... grin thumbsup

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Oct 17, 10:49am - #256212 
i live in syracuse ny, and woman and guys love the car. one day this kid was like hey your car is hot i want to have sex with it. no lie true story i thought the s..t was funny as h..l But i get a lot of head turning around town.

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Oct 17, 11:21am - #256213 
i love in torrance.. ppl think its slow.. and a girls car.. i love it! smile

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Oct 17, 11:25am - #256214 
The thread brought back from the dead laughsilly

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Oct 17, 1:35pm - #256215 
^^yeah. well, as long as it's back, i just found someone else that loves the car. i normally park next to the same girl everyday at school, and the other day she gave a ride to one of her friends. it turns out that her friends dream car is a celica. she seemed pretty inpressed with the car (and me), so score +1 for the celica.


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Oct 17, 2:31pm - #256216 
Just stay silent about people talking BS about you celica then when your at the light and you blow there Hood off... rofl


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Oct 17, 2:34pm - #256217 
Originally Posted by Rick
Alot of people think its really fast. They really like how clean the interior is too. Girls love the car, hell a few have asked me to kiss it! no joke. Thats basically what they think of the celica thumbsup


Bout time I moved down to France smile

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Oct 17, 2:36pm - #256218 
not one person has a celica within 20 miles around here i will be the first everyone loves em so I should be turnin some heads when I get mine

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Oct 17, 2:40pm - #256219 
Celicas and Toyotas in general are pretty well respected in the UK, they've been around for ages and always come in the top 10 in customer satisfaction and reliability surveys. Celicas don't really have a boy-racer or ricer type image round here (least not until I fly through town revving the balls off it!) But I have noticed quite a few female heads following as I drive past thumbsup

It's a beautiful car - recognise!! cool

(Used to have much fun in the old days when my dad dropped me off at school in the brand new Supras etc.. we had one of the first Gen 5 Celica GT4's out on the road the week they were released over here.. now that really dropped some jaws!!)

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Oct 17, 3:42pm - #256220 
everyone who I've come across has had nothing but good things to say about my car. I get compliments from people of all ages, from kids down the block to older people I work with. I also get complimented that I look good driving it. wink my boyfriend used to say that celicas are more of a car for a girl to have, but the celicas that I see around town are owned by guys so I think that proves his point wrong. He also has no problem driving it either.

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Oct 17, 3:45pm - #256221 
when i lived in the mountains, everyone thought my car was exotic . now i move to SD and i see 4-5 celi a day if not more cry


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Oct 17, 6:05pm - #256222 
In my country/city its like having a lamborgini Gallardo or sum really expensive car like that... I love it! cool


( Therere only "3" 7th gen celicas in my whole country ) spineyes

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