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Freakin TRD #82282 Jan 14, 1:15am Jan 14, 1:15am
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Ok..my girlfriend and i own a pizza place and since we spent all our money to buy it im now delivering pizza wtf, because we cant afford to hire a delivery driver yet cry...but thats another story all together...so i go on this delivery to a fabrication shop and the guy comes out and starts looking at my car and asking about my mods. i notice he's wearing a TRD jacket and i say "ahh you must be into toyotas to", turns out he's an engineer for TRD eek so the first thing i ask him is why they arent putting out parts for our cars? he said there was a lot of political BS going on in TRD and he said it sucks because they want to do more but upper management wont aprove anything.
anyways the guy was cool and he gave me a catalog and his card, unfortunately i didnt get any new answers from him...oh well puke


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Re: Freakin TRD [Re: clockwork] #82283 Jan 14, 1:29am Jan 14, 1:29am
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Re: Freakin TRD [Re: clockwork] #82285 Jan 14, 4:36am Jan 14, 4:36am
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Re: Freakin TRD [Re: clockwork] #82286 Jan 14, 11:17am Jan 14, 11:17am
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Re: Freakin TRD [Re: celicaTRDgts] #82287 Jan 14, 11:21am Jan 14, 11:21am
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Well, let me say this about upper management at TRD:

Bluuu bla bla ahh blu ahh ahahha

Re: Freakin TRD [Re: clockwork] #82288 Jan 14, 11:23am Jan 14, 11:23am
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Originally Posted by clockwork
Ok..my girlfriend and i own a pizza place


Wow, I would never get into a business with a girlfriend period.

Re: Freakin TRD [Re: beans] #82289 Jan 14, 11:37am Jan 14, 11:37am
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Originally Posted by beans
Originally Posted by clockwork
Ok..my girlfriend and i own a pizza place


Wow, I would never get into a business with a girlfriend period.
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Re: Freakin TRD [Re: clockwork] #82290 Jan 14, 11:56am Jan 14, 11:56am
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I heard that TRD is no longer manufacturing body kits for Celicas anymore. Is that true?


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Re: Freakin TRD [Re: aznsaiyan509] #82291 Jan 14, 12:00pm Jan 14, 12:00pm
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Originally Posted by aznsaiyan509
I heard that TRD is no longer manufacturing body kits for Celicas anymore. Is that true?


didn't hear that.

Re: Freakin TRD [Re: clockwork] #82292 Jan 14, 12:02pm Jan 14, 12:02pm
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Originally Posted by clockwork
Ok..my girlfriend and i own a pizza place and since we spent all our money to buy it im now delivering pizza



Kudos on the pizza place. Restaurant work is hard.

Re: Freakin TRD [Re: clockwork] #82293 Jan 14, 12:03pm Jan 14, 12:03pm
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Re: Freakin TRD [Re: clockwork] #82294 Jan 14, 12:03pm Jan 14, 12:03pm
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Do you know why TRD NA isn't making parts for the Celica?

Does Toyota Japan and Toyota NA don't get along very well, and because TRD is stupid. thumbsdown


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Re: Freakin TRD [Re: aznsaiyan509] #82295 Jan 14, 1:05pm Jan 14, 1:05pm
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Originally Posted by aznsaiyan509
I heard that TRD is no longer manufacturing body kits for Celicas anymore. Is that true?


Toyota bought the TRD body kit from Toyota over a year ago...dubbing it the "Action Package" so it was made and sold by Toyota, not TRD anymore.
TRD discontinued a lot of their body components for the celica.


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Re: Freakin TRD [Re: beans] #82296 Jan 14, 11:53pm Jan 14, 11:53pm
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Originally Posted by beans
Originally Posted by clockwork
Ok..my girlfriend and i own a pizza place


Wow, I would never get into a business with a girlfriend period.


well i wasnt really doing anything anyways. cool.and i was really tired of having a boss puke...and besides she put up most of the money so... grin


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Re: Freakin TRD [Re: clockwork] #82297 Jan 15, 1:02am Jan 15, 1:02am
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TRD=TOYOTA racing development. how and why wouldnt get along man? theyre just stupid. i think TRD is a good company but the misunderstandings between the two companies fucked. fuck you owners of both companies for stopping supra and not making enough and good parts for celica. TRD and toyota should come up with a nice combo for the celica to be different from all the others. afterall, these kinda stuffs are easy $ IMO. especially TRD, they can make a lot off it. you like it, get it if not go fuck urself. thats how TRD business is probably.

Re: Freakin TRD [Re: clockwork] #82298 Jan 15, 1:11am Jan 15, 1:11am
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and one thing about toyota that bugs me is they seem to be moving away from performance oriented vehicles.i mean mazda,subaru,mitsubishi,even saturn all have turbo or supercharged vehicles available...whats up with toyota! angry


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Re: Freakin TRD [Re: clockwork] #82299 Jan 15, 1:13am Jan 15, 1:13am
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im telling u, toyota should drop a bomb and come up with a new supra and celica in 05. celica with 220hp and supra turbocharged with 400hp wink

Re: Freakin TRD [Re: clockwork] #82300 Jan 15, 1:30am Jan 15, 1:30am
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Re: Freakin TRD [Re: clockwork] #82301 Jan 15, 1:44am Jan 15, 1:44am
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TRD has really bad service too! Never responds and doesn't give you answers that you want.


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Re: Freakin TRD [Re: clockwork] #82302 Jan 15, 7:35am Jan 15, 7:35am
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i really hope the redesign of the celica boasts a larger engine grin grin


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Re: Freakin TRD [Re: VSGTS14] #82303 Jan 15, 7:41am Jan 15, 7:41am
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Originally Posted by VSGTS14
i really hope the redesign of the celica boasts a larger engine grin grin


You better keep hoping.

The 1ZZ powerplant is VERY popular in toyota cars, my guess is they will drop the 2zz and make the gt a 1zz-ge 160HP and a 1zz-GESC 200HP with the TRD (under a toyota name plate) SC

This will compete with the HP numbers from the RSX and RSX-S

No more 6speed, they had a HELL of a time dealing with the 2ZZ powerplanet and 6spd in the 7th gen, why would they go through that again?


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Re: Freakin TRD [Re: DiabloGTS] #82304 Jan 15, 7:49am Jan 15, 7:49am
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Originally Posted by DiabloGTS
Originally Posted by VSGTS14
i really hope the redesign of the celica boasts a larger engine grin grin


You better keep hoping.

The 1ZZ powerplant is VERY popular in toyota cars, my guess is they will drop the 2zz and make the gt a 1zz-ge 160HP and a 1zz-GESC 200HP with the TRD (under a toyota name plate) SC

This will compete with the HP numbers from the RSX and RSX-S

No more 6speed, they had a HELL of a time dealing with the 2ZZ powerplanet and 6spd in the 7th gen, why would they go through that again?


i just hope because a while back, their original plan for the next gen celica was to make a complete 180 turn and have the car totally redone...bigger engine..and they said a v-6...but you know them..this was probably in 2001 or something. so right now, ill just wait until I find out word from my dad about the new models coming.


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Re: Freakin TRD [Re: clockwork] #82305 Jan 15, 7:52am Jan 15, 7:52am
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well, I'm not trying to speculate, I'm just saying from a design standpoint, why throw a lot of money at a car that already isn't selling well?

Or, it could be just the opposite, they abandonded the 7th gen celica, and are going to make the 8th gen the one to buy.

Who knows. All I know is that Toyota usually drops the ball when it comes to performance stuff.


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well, they have the money to throw at something new...it's not like a waste...
they have to throw the money at a new model every time, so that's besides the point.
Because something new will be better obviously.


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Re: Freakin TRD [Re: VSGTS14] #82307 Jan 15, 8:52am Jan 15, 8:52am
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Originally Posted by VSGTS14
well, they have the money to throw at something new...it's not like a waste...
they have to throw the money at a new model every time, so that's besides the point.
Because something new will be better obviously.


Not obviously.

The new Camry is puke and no manual V6. thumbsdown


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Re: Freakin TRD [Re: beans] #82308 Jan 15, 10:59am Jan 15, 10:59am
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word! i rather own it and her work for me! not a partnership!

Originally Posted by beans
Originally Posted by clockwork
Ok..my girlfriend and i own a pizza place


Wow, I would never get into a business with a girlfriend period.

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