Untouched Car, 1972 Toyota Celica ST Coupe For Sale By OwnerSo here’s an original first-generation Celica, an untouched example offered for sale on craigslist looking for a new owner. Long considered Japan’s version of the Mustang, the 1972 Toyota Celica ST Coupe featured here is said to be a dry, rust-free survivor. And at fifty-one years of age, this Celica presents well and is in mint condition, with just 37K original miles.
The first-generation Celica was made as seriously as possible by Toyota to make convince the general public that it was a serious car. Toyota did try to deliver a tough appearance on the Celica that tried to take the heart of the American market, where the Mustang’s top reputation at that time.