Rare 5-Speed: 1985 Toyota Celica GT-S Convertible

It was just the other day we featured what I assumed was a then-unicorn of a Toyota Celica GT-S convertible that was a former dealer demo car and still in very respectable condition. This proves lightning can indeed strike… more»

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Cummins TD Conversion: 1989 Toyota Land Cruiser

This 1989 Toyota Land Cruiser is an original paint example that features a 4BT Cummins turbo diesel conversion paired to a NV4500 5 speed manual gearbox. The seller notes the Land Cruiser has been an Alabama truck since new,… more»

Executive Demo Car: 1985 Toyota Celica GTS

This 1985 Toyota Celica GTS convertible would be rare on its own as an unrestored survivor, but its history as a factory demo car loaded up with all the options makes it even more unique. The palm trees in… more»

Barn Finds Classified: 1993 Toyota T100 SR5

Toyota wanted to get in on the full-sized truck market after having success with its small pickups. This 1993 Toyota T100 would be their first crack at making a full-sized pickup but it met with a little resistance. This… more»

Donated Liftback: 1977 Toyota Celica GT

Hard to believe, but this 1977 Toyota Celica GT liftback was donated to a national charitable organization. I’m not sure what transpires for an owner not to attempt to sell a classic car like this, or for the owner’s… more»

No Reserve Survivor: 1978 Toyota Corona Coupe

Before offering the now-popular Camry to customers in the United States, Toyota sold a front-engine, rear-drive compact vehicle known as the Corona. The Corona was available in various body styles and it shared components with the Celica sports car,… more»

Nice and Clean: 1987 Toyota Land Cruiser

For those who like clean, original examples of automobiles that aren’t typically clean or original, I suspect you’ll like what you see here. Sent to us by an anonymous Barn Finds reader, this 1987 Toyota Land Cruiser can be… more»

Beautifully Maintained: 1988 Toyota Land Cruiser

This is not a typical Barn Find, actually, it’s not any kind of a find per se but a vaunted and desirable SUV, a 1988 Toyota Land Cruiser, and is up for sale. Being an ’88, this model predates… more»

Convertible Cruiser: 1985 Toyota Celica GT-S

In current times, Toyota’s name is synonymous with dependable and practical commuter vehicles. However, during the 1970s and 1980s, the company offered a plethora of front-engine, rear-wheel-drive cars that were both reliable and sporty. The third-generation A60 Celica was… more»

No Reserve Project: 1976 Toyota Land Cruiser FJ40

This is one of the cheaper FJ projects we’ve seen come up for grabs that wasn’t a total rustbucket. In fact, it’s in largely dry/rust-free condition, but there’s a catch: it needs an engine. The transmission is included but… more»

Volkswagen TDI Powered: 1970 Ford F-100

We often hear, “Drop an SBC in it” or “Drop a Hayabusa in it”, but rarely does the phrase “Drop a TDI in it” come up here at Barn Finds. Yet, here we are. This 1970 Ford F-100 with… more»

The Other Nova: 1987 Chevrolet Nova

Remember when the Pork industry had a massive advertising campaign a couple of decades ago with the slogan, “Pork. The Other White Meat.”? You can just think of this 1987 Chevrolet Nova as “Chevyota. The Other Nova.”. This unusual… more»

Classic Commuter? 1995 Toyota Camry LE

A couple of weeks ago we saw a pretty new Camry, a 1989 model, but an anonymous reader sent in a tip for an even newer Camry and didn’t leave their name. Sneaky. This 1995 Toyota Camry isn’t what… more»

No Reserve: 1984 Toyota Pickup Xtracab 4×4

Toyota’s truck models earned a place in automotive history, thanks to their unstoppably reliable and rugged nature. Unfortunately, the same positive attributes are the reason that finding a clean and well-kept example of a Toyota truck is a challenge… more»

No Reserve Hilux: 1980 Toyota SR5 Pickup

This 1980 Toyota Hilux pickup is a desirable short-box survivor with a refreshed interior, strong-running 20R paired to a manual transmission, and original paint, all offered with no reserve. The body has some age-related patina that has been permanently… more»

None Nicer? Pristine 1986 Toyota 4Runner

Thus 1986 Toyota 4Runner is described as being a pristine, original survivor and there’s little about the presentation to dispel that notion. If you haven’t noticed, original 4Runners are doing quite well on the auction block, as the collector… more»