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Jan 1, 8:33pm - #363569 
TRD Sports M

Has anyone heard of this model that was only offered in Japan? Any pics would be appreciated. It was suppose to have a bit more HP, sorta of a Type-R version of the GTS.

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Jan 1, 8:39pm - #363570 


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Jan 1, 9:06pm - #363571 
it doesnt really have all tha tmuch hp difference but it oes come stock with an lsd which is a nice feature lol.


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Jan 1, 9:54pm - #363572 
waste of money if you ask me


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Jan 2, 2:58am - #363573 
Originally Posted by GTS_Rosh
Has anyone heard of this model that was only offered in Japan? Any pics would be appreciated. It was suppose to have a bit more HP, sorta of a Type-R version of the GTS.


It is limited edition and my friend has one for sale now.


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Jan 2, 3:00am - #363574 
Cool cool Something diff i learned today again thumbsup


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Jan 2, 10:41am - #363576 
Cool, anybody know what they did to get that extra 20HP out of it?

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Jan 2, 11:06am - #363577 
different Air Filter, air/fuel ratio tuning, less restrictive exhaust


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Jan 2, 4:03pm - #363578 
actually it only has 10 exra hp stock japan gts's have 190 casue of the higher oactane gas and better ecu tuning

so yea with a better exhaust and more tuning 10hp is nothing


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Jan 2, 10:53pm - #363579 
^^and less anal emmissions laws. they use less restrictive catalytic converters on the cars, thus more power. most all JDM cars have more power than their USDM counterparts. emmissions laws are also why we don't have this edition of the car, nor the 190 horse GTS. But one thing we do get is a speed limit higher than 62.


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Jan 2, 11:21pm - #363580 
Originally Posted by combatc87
different air filter, air/fuel ratio tuning, less restrictive exhaust


Precisely. They haven't differant emission laws over there, so our versions are more restricted and we lose out a bit, but also yes they do use a higher grade of fuel octane and such.

You could get the same numbers or better if you took off your entire exhaust system. grin But I didn't know it came with LSD.


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Jan 3, 2:18pm - #363581 
the sport m is supposedly lighter..doing away with such things like sound deadening material...


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Jan 5, 12:02am - #363582 
Originally Posted by KARacing

Originally Posted by GTS_Rosh

Has anyone heard of this model that was only offered in Japan? Any pics would be appreciated. It was suppose to have a bit more HP, sorta of a Type-R version of the GTS.


It is limited edition and my friend has one for sale now.


You friend car must be in oversea.

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Jan 5, 3:37pm - #363583 
Originally Posted by se168us
Originally Posted by KARacing
Originally Posted by GTS_Rosh
Has anyone heard of this model that was only offered in Japan? Any pics would be appreciated. It was suppose to have a bit more HP, sorta of a Type-R version of the GTS.


It is limited edition and my friend has one for sale now.


You friend car must be in oversea.


Sure and you should know there is no TRD Sports M Celica in North America market


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Jan 6, 9:53pm - #363584 
Originally Posted by KARacing

Originally Posted by se168us

Originally Posted by KARacing

Originally Posted by GTS_Rosh

Has anyone heard of this model that was only offered in Japan? Any pics would be appreciated. It was suppose to have a bit more HP, sorta of a Type-R version of the GTS.


It is limited edition and my friend has one for sale now.


You friend car must be in oversea.


Sure and you should know there is no TRD Sports M Celica in North America market


I think you and your friend are in HK.

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