20 Comments on "The MR2 Connection"
I’m late to the party on this one, but what an awesome video. I like mr2’s but they have never been that cool in my eyes. Watching this video truly conveys what it means to love cars and now I want an mr2! Damn you petrolicious!
I have a 1991 MR2 turbo and I love it. I bought it back in 1991 brand new and it has less than 100,00 miles on it. This is a great video and states exactly the way I feel about the MR2. Lots of people don’t even know what these cars are.
I owned a 1995 MR-2 Turbo a few years ago, the rarest of this type. He’s right, I wish I had never let it go.
I love this video. This is the kind of car owner that I’d love to have a brew with and discuss the merits of our cars. And maybe I can! I see TX plates in those photos; maybe a photoshoot is in order. Masruque, get in touch!
Hey Todd, Thanks a lot for the wonderful feedback ! Where in TX are you located ?
So many wonderful late model Japanese automobiles – MR2’s, S2000’s, supra’s etc… All destened to become classics! Thanks for stepping out of the box, Petrolicious.
Mister Two! One of the last cool cars that Toyota built. I remember loving these when they were new.
I bought an mr2 mk2 just because i was looking for a car for 500 pounds, it was that or a astra 1.4 🙁 the mr2 was cheaper on insurance so i opted for the mr2. That was 3 and half years ago and i still have it, never let me down. I since bought a gt4 celica, but still cant bring myself to sell the mr2 and watching this makes me miss driving it think i migh have to get her going again 🙂
As always a great video, and I must admit I did go and surf the classifieds for MR2’s after watching it, despite previously not being much of a fan of the Gen2 cars. All versions of the MR2 are ridiculously cheap here in the UK now.
Is that Josh’s MK 1 seen briefly in the video?
Good eye. As much as I love the SW20, the AW11 is what captured my heart during the filming of this video.
the original aw10 was a little gem.
the early second generation aw20 was an evil handling car, later cars were much better.
toyota redeemed itself with the aw30, an under appreciated future classic.
Having had two first generation MR2s, I really appreciate this video. They are amazing vehicles, I hope one day Toyota brings back a proper MR2
While i have never been a huge fan of the japanese car brands i have always had a soft spot for the MR2..good looks,midengine, decent performance and a price many can afford. NOW thats something we all can get behind
As a MR2 owner, thank you! And yes, an MR2 is a car you keep.
And Petrolicious, you are awesome. I posted a comment a few week ago about getting some 80s/90s representations and you deliver, with MR2s no less. Great video, great representation of the MR2 emotions.
I cant thank you enough for posting this video ! As Jim Valcarcel said – Petrolicious makes me smile every time I watch and re-watch their videos. This video just happens to make me smile just a little more !
Thanks so much for sharing your wonderful car with us all to enjoy. To see the joy that the MR2 brings to you and your friends inspires all of us to value and enjoy our own cars that much more. Good on you and tell your friends thanks from all of us out here in the car world.
This is Petrolicious at it’s classic best. Taking a certain car. Then taking it’s owner. Putting the two together and making you glad that you are a car person. After watching this video you are happy to go out to your garage and look at whatever car you have and just smile. And that is what Petrolicious does, it makes you smile, every Tuesday.
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