Blue Bottle: 1969 Toyota Corolla Sprinter 1200SL - KE17
February 05, 2015
I've seen this KE17 Corolla Sprinter at car shows here in Kyushu for a few years now. It's so eye-catching in its bright blue paint & polished, chrome wheels.
The E15 Series Sprinter was built from Apr 1968 to 1970. This Sprinter Coupe was built in 1969. It has a 1,166cc inline 4 engine.
More information: Wikipedia - Toyota Sprinter
I've set myself an ambitious target, and that is to unearth all of Japan's rusting, nostalgic gems. It's not going to be easy. They're shy creatures and prefer to remain hidden. And, limited time and funds mean they're likely to stay that way, which would be not cool! <More>
|assessment2,684||chat_bubble52||access_timeMay 25, 2019|
In this video a 1967 Corona pickup that I saw back in 2014, and a rusty 1968 Corona Van that I saw more recently. And, you know how people c... <More>
|assessment3,149||chat_bubble55||access_timeJanuary 19, 2019|
The Toyota Publica may not be considered a rare car, but its convertible and van variants are. I've seen just one of each. It should be note... <More>
|assessment21,907||chat_bubble126||access_timeDecember 29, 2018|
I spotted this rusty, seemingly-abandoned, 1st-generation Celica GTV by the side of the road on a recent trip. It looked to have been recent... <More>