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1997 Toyota starlet Glanza turbo

This Stunning mildly modified Toyota Starlet Glanza V Turbo is a smart example of the compact 90’s hot hatch which has captivated car enthusiasts all over the world, with a selection of performance & handling modifications.



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1997 Toyota starlet Glanza turbo

Recently imported

Make: Toyota

Year: 1997

Model: Starlet Glanza V

Mileage: 122000kms

VIN: EP91-0289513

Registration: G9UTR

Number of owners: 1

Location: UK

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USA Legal we can ship this car anywhere please ask for details


• This sporty variant of the well-known Toyota Starlet, Named Glanza V looks stunning in white on white wheels with some subtle and tasteful performance and handling modifications to aid the thrill of the drive.

• Under the bonnet is the original punchy 1300cc 4E-FTE Turbo these standard came with a very respectable 138bhp which gave a 0-60 time of 8.2 seconds.

• it was first registered overseas on the 01/09/1997 and entered the UK and was registered 01/04/2021 the vehicle has been dry stored and used very little.

• It is in good mechanical condition, with some service history from Japan as well as original books and will undergo a full Major service by main dealer Toyota including all belts pulleys and tensioners as well as all oils.

• Underside of the vehicle is as it would have been right off the boat from Japan please ask for pictures


• Under the bonnet this Glanza V comes fitted with the original 1300c 4E-FTE Turbo engine fitted with upgraded RX7 Intercooler, half rad and fan, HKS mushroom air filter, Blow off valve, Ct9 with HKS Actuator Custco battery strap, Strut brace, Fujitsubo Giken full stainless steel exhaust Really nice sound not to loud

• Disc brakes all around with upgraded drilled and grooved fronts

• Stunning 15 inch 5 spoke buddy club P1 white alloy wheels wrapped in toyo proxes tyres all round

• Inside, the cabin has EVO 7 GSR Front recaro seats fitted these are both in good clean condition the rear of the car has been partially stripped out and has a Miracle Next generation parts cross bar fitted in boot area along with extra bracing on the floor behind both seats. Up front we have a Pioneer head unit after market gauges water, Boost & oil temp, Ark design advanced boost controller, Blitz advanced duel turbo timer and a Momo competition steering wheel. The vehicle also comes with original rear seats, seat belts and plastic trim should you wish to return to a 5 seat car.

• handling wise the car has been fitted with a set of Blitz coil overs as well as under chassis rear adjustable tie rod  and uprated TRD front anti roll bar, lower floor brace, Rear in boot Miracle bracing and under bonnet front top strut brace.

• The original floor mats are present however the drivers side one is quite warn, would probably benefit from some replacement mats.

• We can assist with shipping the vehicle anywhere in the world, so please enquire with any specific needs.


• The wheel condition is excellent with no kerbing wheels are fitted with thin red tuner wheel bolts

• Its original white paint work presents very well indeed with just a few small stone chips on the lower front splitter, there is also one on the bonnet front drivers side again this is small and we would re-paint front splitter etc this would be included in the asking price. One of the Glanza decals is missing drivers side this can either be replaced,  or the odd one removed and any marks will be machine polished out.

• The rear end also has some small age related marks and very tiny stone chips these will be addressed before sale.

• Inside, the Evo 7 front Recaro seats are in very good condition with no heavy wear on the drivers side, only some light marks consistent with use

• A small paint chip can be seen next to the ignition. there is a small chip in the dashboard, near the windscreen.

• All of the electrics currently work as they should.


• The vehicle will be serviced and fully checked by Toyota main dealer prior to sale this is a major service and will include Timing belt, water pump pulleys tensioners, Aux belts spark plugs, thermostat coolant flush and renew, fuel filter, engine oil and filter gearbox and diff oils.


This Stunning mildly modified Toyota Starlet Glanza V Turbo is a smart example of the compact 90’s hot hatch which has captivated car enthusiasts all over the world, with a selection of performance & handling modifications, and which presents in Excellent condition throughout. Ready to be driven and enjoyed, it would make an enjoyable track day toy or a head-turning car show attendee.

Youtube video will be available soon, can take short walk around video’s on request please ask.

We can assist with shipping this vehicle anywhere in the world please ask for details.

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