Turdbox 4 of 12: 1996 Toyota Tercel DX

We continue our countdown of 12 econoboxes inspired by this 1992 vintage Car and Driver comparison article. The twelve sub $10k (when new) cars were ranked by an assortment of college kids, and this next one is number 4. It is the venerable Toyota Tercel, which was one of the cars that Toyota sold in massive quantities and converted Geo Metro owners into Japanese car lovers. Today’s example is a staggeringly well preserved example of the 30 year old econobox. Find this 1996 Toyota Tercel DX offered for $5,999 in Seattle, WA via craigslist.

From the seller:

1996 Toyota Tercel DX
VIN: JT2BC52L1T7047188
cylinders: 4 cylinders
drive: fwd
fuel: gas
odometer: 96506
paint color: white
title status: clean
transmission: automatic
type: sedan


1996 Toyota Tercel DX Sedan
1996 Toyota Tercel DX,1 owner, 96k ONLY, 4 CYL, Call/text at 206-535-7580.
Exterior Color: Super White
Interior Color: Gray
VIN: JT2BC52L1T7047188
Stock Number: 11799
Mileage: 96,506
MPG: 27 City / 35 Highway
Engine: 1L NA I4 double overhead cam (DOHC) 16V
Fuel: Gasoline
Transmission: Automatic
Drivetrain: Front Wheel Drive
Title: Clear

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