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eddie_725
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Jan 18, 7:58pm - #85864 
Celica with a t-top

I already posted this under racing but was told to post it here!!!...
so do you think the celica should have a targa top like its bother the supra
The supra use to be a celica


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Jan 18, 8:08pm - #85865 
No.

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Jan 18, 8:18pm - #85866 
Haha, the supra and celica lines where joined for a time, but they've always had their differences, calling them one in the same is far from the truth. I would say they were both spawned from the original japanese sports car. The 2000GT.


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Jan 18, 8:19pm - #85867 
I don't think our chassis is big enough to have a T-top. If we did have a T-top, it would be quite small. It would also jeopardize the structural integrity in the event of a roll over.


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Jan 18, 8:20pm - #85868 
Originally Posted by Steven
I don't think our chassis is big enough to have a T-top. If we did have a T-top, it would be quite small. It would also jeopardize the structural integrity in the event of a roll over.



yep, this was talked about before.


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Jan 18, 8:36pm - #85869 
Originally Posted by VSGTS14
Originally Posted by Steven
I don't think our chassis is big enough to have a T-top. If we did have a T-top, it would be quite small. It would also jeopardize the structural integrity in the event of a roll over.



yep, this was talked about before.


it's possible, but as mentioned it probably would be very small.

that said, i'd prefer a t-top over a convertible ANY day thumbsup

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Jan 18, 9:04pm - #85870 
I think it'd be pretty awesome...

Honda pulled off the fully removable roof in the Del Sol, so I'm sure Toyota could find a way to make it work with the Celi T-top if they wanted.

I love convertibles... when I can have the top down. Cloth tops are a pain and removable hardtops are way too big to store all the time. That's why I'm going for a SL500 when I become a millionaire. spineyes



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Jan 19, 12:31am - #85871 
Saw a concept pic of a Celi convertible, looks pretty gay.

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Jan 19, 12:43am - #85872 
hard top...nice...cloth top...not so much

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Jan 19, 5:52am - #85873 
Originally Posted by mikalous
Saw a concept pic of a Celi convertible, looks pretty gay.


i'm not a fan of convertibles. period.

that said, looks like a chic car (sorry to stereotype)

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Jan 19, 8:28am - #85874 
It's a shame there's no pics of it with the top up. I bet it would be hella ugly then. rofl

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Jan 19, 9:12am - #85875 
Originally Posted by DeathOnABun
It's a shame there's no pics of it with the top up. I bet it would be hella ugly then. rofl


you're not lying about that...i almost never like the look of a soft top thumbsdown

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Jan 19, 11:04am - #85876 
My first car is a convertible, they're fun on Sunday morning driving. Hell they're always fun except when it rains then it leaks. frown

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Jan 19, 1:31pm - #85877 
i think a t-top would be sweet. thumbsup


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Jan 19, 3:44pm - #85878 
Targa Tops leak too, my supra did... have to change the out the seals every so often.


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Jan 19, 4:40pm - #85879 
I'm no fan of convertibles and that celica one looked terrible. My previous car had a sunroof and I think I opened it three times during the seven years I had it. So an open roof is thumbsdown

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Jan 19, 6:44pm - #85880 
Somehow, the side shot of that Celi convertable looks a whole lot like the A4 convertable...


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