57k-km 1979 Toyota Celica GT Liftback 5-Speed


Seller Username occsquare
Sale by dealer or Private party? Private Party
Reserve? Yes
Make Toyota
Model Celica
Year 1979
Mileage (kms) 57k-kms (34k-miles) TMU
Vin Number RA42L-BLMQSA
Motor 2.2L I4
Transmission 5-speed manual
Exterior Color White Paint
Interior Color Blue leather
Seller reported accidents No
Any Liens? No
Bid to $11,900

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This is a 1979 Toyota Celica Liftback GT 5-speed, finished in an elegant white exterior with a striking blue vinyl interior. This Celica is currently located in the province of British Columbia Canada and is listed by the private seller here. The mileage is believed to be original however not proven as it is a mechanical 5-digit odometer so mileage is TMU, and the seller mentions that the Celica is rust-free. This is a rare liftback variant with a swooping rear body and a trunk that also “lifts up”. The Celica is registered with an active and (Normal) registration status. 


For US bidders, this Celica GT is directly importable without modification as it is EPA & DOT exempt being greater than 25 years old. For more information on transport/import please visit our Transport/Import page here.


The vehicle was originally painted in a white color at the factory and retains its believed-to-be original paint.

Notable exterior features include red and silver pinstripes, side moldings, black mirror caps, pop-out rear windows, and a locking fuel door.

The car rides on a set of 14-inch gray steel wheels and factory center caps. These wheels are wrapped in 195/70 Westlake Radial tires, adding to the overall appeal of the vehicle. 

Whether you're a Toyota enthusiast or a vintage car lover, this 1979 Toyota Celica Liftback GT 5-speed is an incredible find. With its timeless appeal, impressive performance, and well-preserved condition, it presents a unique opportunity to own a piece of automotive history.


The interior of the vehicle showcases blue vinyl upholstery on the seating surfaces, complemented by matching door panels, dashboard, and carpets. The instrument cluster consists of an 8k-rpm tachometer and a 140-kph speedometer, with the five-digit odometer indicating 57k-kilometers. Additionally, the speedometer includes an mph display up to 85.

The steering wheel and shift knob feature a coordinating blue finish, enhancing the overall aesthetics. The dash is adorned with brushed aluminum trim and retains the original FM radio. Completing the dash design is a quartz analog clock, accompanied by dual rectangular gauges that provide readings for oil pressure, temperature, amp, and fuel levels.


The cabin is thoughtfully designed, featuring a driver-oriented layout and an array of classic details that showcase the car's heritage.


The factory-rated powertrain of this vehicle consists of a 2.2-liter 20R inline-four engine, generating 90 horsepower and 122 lb-ft of torque. A five-speed W50 manual transmission transfers the power to the rear wheels, ensuring an engaging and responsive driving experience.



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Bid Summary

High bidder: rocky2016
Total bids: 20