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Spotted: A 1976 Toyota Corona 2000 GT - RARE Hardtop version - 18R-GU

September 15, 2012

The T100 series Coronas were everywhere in Australia, I'd never seen one with a hardtop body though. Now that I come to think of it, I wasn't aware that there were GTs either.

The T100/T110/T120 Series Corona was built from Aug 1973 to May 1979. This Corona Hardtop was built in 1976. It has a 1,995cc inline 4 engine.

More information: Wikpedia - Toyota Corona

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