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Tell what you want the 8th gen Celica to look like! #93953 Jan 30, 8:37pm Jan 30, 8:37pm
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Tell what you want the 8th gen Celica to look like!
Hey guys, there have been some posts on here about 'what do you want the 8th gen to be?' Well, these posts have centered around the performance aspect...everyone saying 'we want awd...factory turbo'. In this post, How about we tell what we would actually like it to look like? Or what features we want?

My 8th Gen wishlist:
---Outside---
-Keep its low profile and stance
-Stay with the style of headlights
-HATCHBACK
-Either have the tyc style back lights, or red outs.
-Make the grill open, not a 'slit' like the '03+
-16" wheels stock, or optional 17"
-Small Antennea (like s2000)
---Inside---
-Choice of color interior (black...gray...etc.)
-Same kind of pedals as the current GTS
-Bucket Sport Seats, your choice of Black, or Black/ [insert exterior color]
-Same style console, or similar. Also have the space at the top to pot a tv screen

Well guys and girls, this is what id like the 8th gen to have (looks wise). I'd like to see what others want. thumbsup

Re: Tell what you want the 8th gen Celica to look like! [Re: LostAngel] #93954 Jan 30, 8:57pm Jan 30, 8:57pm
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I could be wrong, but i think i heard somwhere that the Corolla S type was supposted to take the place of the Celica. However if could design the 8Th gen: I would want
It to be a two seater.
Engine in the back
All wheel drive
6 spd sequential GB
Carbon fiber frame
Standard gull-wing doors
optional paddle shifters
The exterior to be a lil wider
circular shaped taillights

Ha ha, it's pretty much a Celica turned into a Ferrari/Lamborghini!


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Re: Tell what you want the 8th gen Celica to look like! [Re: LostAngel] #93955 Jan 30, 9:02pm Jan 30, 9:02pm
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I would like for toyota to widen the stance of the celi a little bit, and instead of sloping the back, i would like to see a ferrari-like lip that curves up right at the back of the hatch. I would also like to see a classier interior (aluminum gauge bezel and accents maybe, like the 350z or audi tt) I would also like to see a factory dual exhaust, with the bumper styled around it (also maybe ferrari style).

Oh yeah, and a factory turbo and awd cool (had to throw that in)


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Originally Posted by Eyger
I could be wrong, but i think i heard somwhere that the Corolla S type was supposted to take the place of the Celica. However if could design the 8Th gen: I would want
It to be a two seater.
Engine in the back
All wheel drive
6 spd sequential GB
Carbon fiber frame
Standard gull-wing doors
optional paddle shifters
The exterior to be a lil wider
circular shaped taillights

Ha ha, it's pretty much a Celica turned into a Ferrari/Lamborghini!

that corolla thing is bs...the celica is getting redesigned and is coming to usa...and nice choices...BUT I SAID NO PERFORMANCE!!! lol..jk man rofl

Re: Tell what you want the 8th gen Celica to look like! [Re: Eyger] #93957 Jan 30, 9:05pm Jan 30, 9:05pm
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Originally Posted by Eyger
I could be wrong, but i think i heard somwhere that the Corolla S type was supposted to take the place of the Celica. However if could design the 8Th gen: I would want
It to be a two seater.
Engine in the back
All wheel drive
6 spd sequential GB
Carbon fiber frame
Standard gull-wing doors
optional paddle shifters
The exterior to be a lil wider
circular shaped taillights

Ha ha, it's pretty much a Celica turned into a Ferrari/Lamborghini!


Sounds good to me thumbsup


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Re: Tell what you want the 8th gen Celica to look like! [Re: LostAngel] #93958 Jan 30, 9:25pm Jan 30, 9:25pm
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same as 7th gen but with a 400 horsepower beast inside eek


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Re: Tell what you want the 8th gen Celica to look like! [Re: carbon_blue_gt] #93959 Jan 30, 9:30pm Jan 30, 9:30pm
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Originally Posted by carbon_blue_gt
I would like for toyota to widen the stance of the celi a little bit, and instead of sloping the back, i would like to see a ferrari-like lip that curves up right at the back of the hatch. I would also like to see a classier interior (aluminum gauge bezel and accents maybe, like the 350z or audi tt) I would also like to see a factory dual exhaust, with the bumper styled around it (also maybe ferrari style).

Oh yeah, and a factory turbo and awd cool (had to throw that in)


^^all that plus more horsepower, i dont care how jus more...

Re: Tell what you want the 8th gen Celica to look like! [Re: LostAngel] #93960 Jan 30, 11:38pm Jan 30, 11:38pm
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Re: Tell what you want the 8th gen Celica to look like! [Re: LostAngel] #93961 Jan 31, 1:06am Jan 31, 1:06am
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less interior noise...


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Re: Tell what you want the 8th gen Celica to look like! [Re: Elec-FuYu] #93962 Jan 31, 1:19am Jan 31, 1:19am
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-Chrome spinners (20s or up)
-Fake dual exhaust with huge mufflers
-Aluminum wing
-Carbon Fiber wing mounted on aluminum wing
-Diesel engine


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Re: Tell what you want the 8th gen Celica to look like! [Re: LostAngel] #93963 Jan 31, 1:28am Jan 31, 1:28am
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-less rattling.
-much, much, much better quality paint.
-no ugly body kit as a factory option.
-more cooperation with TRD as far as aftermarket goes.
-no auto on GTS version.
-as far as looks go. i simply dont want them to take ideas from the scions and the prius. i hope they dont soften the curves too much.


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Originally Posted by RevMonster
-Chrome spinners (20s or up)
-Fake dual exhaust with huge mufflers
-Aluminum wing
-Carbon Fiber wing mounted on aluminum wing
-Diesel engine


Ha ha ha. I'm sure Toyota will jump right on top of that idea!


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Re: Tell what you want the 8th gen Celica to look like! [Re: RevMonster] #93965 Jan 31, 3:32pm Jan 31, 3:32pm
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Originally Posted by RevMonster

-Chrome spinners (20s or up)
-Fake dual exhaust with huge mufflers
-Aluminum wing
-Carbon Fiber wing mounted on aluminum wing
-Diesel engine

naah man, they need to put a HEMI in it! Show them rednecks! rofl

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Re: Tell what you want the 8th gen Celica to look like! [Re: LostAngel] #93966 Jan 31, 3:40pm Jan 31, 3:40pm
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-make it hybrid thumbsup
-keep the weight as low as the current one or lesser
-HP, more TQ.
-factory turbo
-even better redesign than the current one
-dual exhaust
-nomore belt tensioner, lift problems
...thats wut im thinkin of now. toyota better come up with something dope to fuck the cars in our level. go hybrid go.

Re: Tell what you want the 8th gen Celica to look like! [Re: LostAngel] #93967 Jan 31, 10:16pm Jan 31, 10:16pm
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Hey guys. Well I could be wrong, but I've heard rumors that the next generation of Celica will only be available in Japan. In the US though, Toyota's replacement will be the Scion TC, a new sporty coupe. But, I could be wrong. Just thought I'd put that out there. Here's a pic as well of what Japan has in store for the 05' Celica.

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Originally Posted by faran325

Hey guys. Well I could be wrong, but I've heard rumors that the next generation of Celica will only be available in Japan. In the US though, Toyota's replacement will be the Scion TC, a new sporty coupe. But, I could be wrong. Just thought I'd put that out there. Here's a pic as well of what Japan has in store for the 05' Celica.


Yes, they are rumors, Toyota won't say a word up until 2 months from the release of the car, so all rumors to this point have some truth to them, but mostly false. Don't believe what the media says, they do it for hype. Your choice what to believe though. Its thought by some the Tc will replace the Celi, but who knows at this point. The concept photo was released about a year ago, but no one knows the source, could be Toyota (by accident) or not. I hope it does look something like that though.

As that was your first post, welcome to the site. Search for 2005 Toyota Celica to see other concept photos that have been posted here.

Re: Tell what you want the 8th gen Celica to look like! [Re: VSGTS14] #93969 Feb 2, 1:50am Feb 2, 1:50am
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Originally Posted by VSGTS14
more power
& dual exhaust

Re: Tell what you want the 8th gen Celica to look like! [Re: faran325] #93970 Feb 2, 7:44pm Feb 2, 7:44pm
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you are absolutley right about the tc. it is the replacement for the celica and will ber sold under the scion bramd name. they said it was due to low car sales of the celica which is bull. the tc will have a 2.4liter vvti 160hp 140lbs aporx. dosent look bad but too bad there not making the celica

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oh sorry it will be offered here in the states i dont know if they will end the celica in the rising sun but they will here too bad!

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Originally Posted by ikin
oh sorry it will be offered here in the states i dont know if they will end the celica in the rising sun but they will here too bad!

you sir...are WRONG! Only reason it was said that they would stop is Motor Trend which has information that a lot of times is wrong. A few other magazines went over toyota's '05 products and mentioned an updated Toyota Celica among other products. It was rumored the Tc would take the celicas place but it will just be a stand alone car. VSGTS14 works for a dealership which his father owns...he said chances are there would be a celica...and i trust what he says over what a magazine that has been wrong before

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thats right i took off form motoor trend but dont ready it enough to know if they are legit, well thanks for the info so there will be a new celica or what???

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Originally Posted by ikin
thats right i took off form motoor trend but dont ready it enough to know if they are legit, well thanks for the info so there will be a new celica or what???


yes, most likely so far.


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More power, low-end torque, drop the damn thing, key-coded stock skirts, maybe more stock body kit options...basically, I love how mine looks right now. Just needs some more tweaking.

Re: Tell what you want the 8th gen Celica to look like! [Re: LostAngel] #93976 Feb 4, 12:42am Feb 4, 12:42am
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keep our body style for another year but make it a special edition...give it turbo and all wheel drive.that would be the shit tongue


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Re: Tell what you want the 8th gen Celica to look like! [Re: LostAngel] #93977 Feb 4, 3:59am Feb 4, 3:59am
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toyota is designing a new celica and is coming to US according to few magazine and internet articles. Motor Trend had said they werent bringing anymore celicas here in US bcz of its low sales. Later we found a list of toyotas future plans and future redesigns, and celica was in. I'm 90% sure they are remodeling, and i hope the new ones are as light as the current ones if not lighter(plz make it lighter) and faster. vvtl-i 4cyl. pushing 220whp!!! keep the size, length and weight the same plz. better in anyway, from handling to looks

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ewwww i dont like it it looks like a damn maxima or altime blahhhh thats just wat i think i dont think they should make a new gen they should just stop man oh well

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Originally Posted by faran325
Hey guys. Well I could be wrong, but I've heard rumors that the next generation of Celica will only be available in Japan. In the US though, Toyota's replacement will be the Scion TC, a new sporty coupe. But, I could be wrong. Just thought I'd put that out there. Here's a pic as well of what Japan has in store for the 05' Celica.


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The Celica will still be available in the US, it's due for a 2005 Redesign.

Stop the rumors. thumbsdown


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Originally Posted by xmangt1
Originally Posted by VSGTS14
more power
& dual exhaust
& awd

Re: Tell what you want the 8th gen Celica to look like! [Re: LostAngel] #93981 Feb 4, 11:29am Feb 4, 11:29am
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I dont know how accurate this information is, but I went to the Toyota Dealership a few weeks ago, and the sales man there told me that they wont be coming to the US... and that the Scion will replace the Celica. I am pretty sure he wouldn't just pull it out of his ass, but he could be mis-informed... who knows! Anyway, if there will be an 8th generation celica coming to the US I would like it to stay the same with minor modsto the body but some serious work on the engine! The faster the better smile

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Originally Posted by cheedo1982
I dont know how accurate this information is, but I went to the Toyota Dealership a few weeks ago, and the sales man there told me that they wont be coming to the US... and that the Scion will replace the Celica. I am pretty sure he wouldn't just pull it out of his ass, but he could be mis-informed... who knows! Anyway, if there will be an 8th generation celica coming to the US I would like it to stay the same with minor modsto the body but some serious work on the engine! The faster the better smile


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whatever the change i appearance i hope it will be as revolutionary as the 7th gen..."racing inspired" with aggressive styling...


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