Japanese Classic: 1981 Toyota Corolla

This next car comes as a tip from John who writes: ’81 Corolla. Checks all the boxes, 40 years old, one owner, factory AC. Yes, that about sums it up. Except for one last thing. This is cheap. You don’t need a trust fund or a median salary as a developer with thefacebook. All you need is a lousy job taking orders at the drive thru of your local Inn-in-Out and you can afford this sweet vintage Japanese classic. Find this 1981 Toyota Corolla offered for $3,500 in Liberty Twp, OH via hagerty.com classifieds.

From the seller:

Chassis/VIN
JT2TE75LXB0581626
Mileage
65,631 Miles
Engine
4-cyl. 1770cc/73/75hp 2bbl
Transmission
Manual
Body Style
2dr Liftback
Exterior Color
White
Interior Color
Tan
Original owner, low mileage.

Paint and exterior
Original owner, air conditioning, sun roof, power steering, aluminum wheels

Mileage
First new car purchased after marriage, used mostly locally in town. Regular maintenance performed (oil changes, tire rotation, lubrication).

Transmission
5 speed

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