Better Than A Stick In The Eye: 1995 Toyota Corolla DX Wagon

This next car comes as a tip from Art C who writes: “I’d rock it for a dd.. this will be around after the apocalypse, assuming that the apocalypse isn’t a giant road salt shaker.” Yeah, this is indeed a strange daily driver…not that it is impossible to find a ’90s Corollas with a 5-speed, but as they always say; a stick in a wagon is better than a stick in the eye. Find this 1995 Toyota Corolla DX Wagon offered for $1500 in Newton, MA via craigslist.

From the seller:

1995 Toyota Corolla DX Wagon
condition: fair
cylinders: 4 cylinders
drive: fwd
fuel: gas
odometer: 178850
paint color: black
size: compact
title status: clean
transmission: manual
type: wagon

1995 Toyota Corolla DX Wagon. 178,850 miles with 5-speed manual. Runs and drives well. Power windows, power locks, cold A/C. Has some dings but is in good condition for its age. Used as a highway vehicle the last 2 years and averages 33-35 mpg. New rear struts, sway bar links and bushings 5k miles ago. Exhaust manifold flange gasket needs to be changed but that’s a $5 part and an easy 25 minute job. Comes with original working retractable cargo cover. Fun car with a surprising amount of cargo room. $1500 obo