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Seven continents in a Toyota Land Cruiser 70 Series: Greg Miller reflects on Expeditions 7

Greg Miller, at the Land Cruiser Heritage Museum in Tooele, Utah. Photos courtesy Expeditions 7. From an early age, Greg Miller was surrounded by Toyotas, or, more specifically, the family’s vehicle of choice: the Toyota Land Cruiser. Land Cruisers, in their myriad varieties, became something of a passion for Greg, who founded the Land Cruiser […]

Review: 2014 Lexus GX 460

The various models of the Toyota Land Cruiser are some of the most respected off-roaders in the world. But what works elsewhere in the world does not necessarily work in North America. Dressed up in what is perceived to be luxury, how...Show More Summary

Hemmings Find of the Day – 1979 Toyota FJ45 Land Cruiser

The Toyota FJ40 Land Cruiser was once a familiar sight on ranches, trails and parking lots across the United States, but its two-door pickup sibling, the FJ45, was less well known on these shores. That explains why this particular 1979 Toyota FJ45, for sale on Hemmings.com, was imported all the way from Australia. Equipped with […]

Expeditions 7 traverses the globe in vintage-design Toyota Land Cruisers

3 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : Hemmings.com

The 78 Series Toyota Land Cruisers used by Expeditions 7. Photos courtesy Expeditions 7. In 1984, Toyota introduced the Land Cruiser 70 Series to replace the aging-but-beloved Land Cruiser 40 Series, and in many parts of the world (U.S. and Canada excluded), 70 Series models remain available as utilitarian vehicles, short on luxury but long […]

Toyota Land Cruiser 70

3 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : TopSpeed

Toyota’s commemorating the 30th anniversary of the Land Cruiser 70 by doing something it’s never done before. The Japanese automaker is reintroducing the model, except that it’s going to be limited to its local market. I don’t know if...Show More Summary

ICON’s Helios concept envisions a past that never happened

3 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : Hemmings.com

The ICON Helios concept. Images courtesy Jonathan Ward. Jonathan Ward is a bit of a madman. The man behind TLC Land Cruisers and automotive builder ICON has a job many of us could only dream about, selling and restoring old Land Cruisers, building better than new versions of iconic trucks, and constructing concours quality resto-mods […]

Toyota Re-Pops The Series 70 Land Cruiser!

It’s been a while since TTAC crackled and buzzed with the latest Toyota news all the time — but this morning, we’re changing that! Toyota is producing the 1990s-era Series 70 Land Cruiser in two body styles as a year-long, Japanese-market love letter to its most ardent fans. Show More Summary

Toyota Surprises With Land Cruiser 70th Anniversary Re-Release: Video

If you want to buy a classic vehicle re-manufactured brand new by the original automaker, you currently have two options. One is to spend well over a million dollars on one of the six brand-new Jaguar E-Type lightweight coupes being built. The other is to buy a brand new 1980s Toyota Land Cruiser, one of a year-long run being re-manufactured by...

Toyota To Revive Classic Workhorse J70 Land Cruiser For One Year Only

Though Toyota's legendary J70 Land Cruiser hasn't been manufactured or sold in Japan since 2004, the rugged four-wheel drive pickup's domestic fan base never stopped clamoring for its return. It seems Toyota heard them after all, as the automaker is gearing up to produce around 200 J70's domestically every month for one year, and for one year only.

Toyota celebrates 30th anniversary of Land Cruiser 70 with Japan rerelease [w/videos]

It's a common refrain among auto enthusiasts to bemoan the current models being sold for being overly complex and expensive and to wish that automakers would just make vehicles like the old days. Sure, they might not have been as safe or efficient, but there was often a certain rugged simplicity that's gone today. Show More Summary

Whoa, A Diesel 1979 Toyota Land Cruiser for $85,000?

last monthVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

We all love BJs, right? How much would you pay for a BJ, I mean a really good one? Today's Nice Price or Crack Pipe Land Cruiser is possibly the nicest BJ40 you could ever receive, but is its price too much of your wad to blow at one time? Read more...

Toyota Is Re-Releasing The Land Cruiser 70 In All Its 1980s Glory

last monthVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

There was a time when a Toyota Land Cruiser was more than an anonymous-looking luxobarge made somewhat irrelevant by the existence of Lexus. It used to be a rugged, rough-and-tumble SUV built for climbin' and haulin' and kickin' asses. Now, because the off-road gods love us, Toyota is re-releasing their mid-1980s Land Cruiser 70 as a brand new car. Read more...

Toyota's most rugged Land Cruiser is back in Japan

last monthNews : The Newsroom

TOKYO (AP) — Toyota Motor Corp. is bringing back the Land Cruiser 70 in Japan, catering to nostalgic demand for the rugged off-roader that's favored for challenging terrains and as an aid agency vehicle in disaster zones.

Is This Land Cruiser/VW Mashup Worth Assembling $10,000?

2 months agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

There's a new Mad Max movie coming next year, but if you can't wait until then today's Nice Price or Crack Pipe Land Cruiser might just let you get your post-apocalypse on. That is, if its price isn't maddening. Read more...

Extended Land Stays on Long-Haul Cruises

2 months agoLifestyle / Travel : In Transit

For avid cruisers, having insufficient time to more thoroughly experience a destination is a frequent complaint. Several cruise lines have stepped up to meet this growing demand by offering longer ports of call.

Icon Looks To Retro-Futurism With Helios Concept

Known for improving upon Toyota Land Cruisers, Ford Broncos and Jeeps, Icon is looking to create a streamliner with a little help from Tesla. Jalopnik reports Helios, the project named after the Greek titan and personification of the...Show More Summary

Is This Giant Soviet Era Hovercraft China's New Access Weapon Of Choice?

2 months agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Whether it be the massive Typhoon Class ballistic submarines, or the menacing Kirov Class Battle Cruisers, the USSR of the 1980s tended to prefer their military hardware massive. When it comes to hovercraft, the Zubr Class landing craft air cushion (LCAC) is no different, and it is now being reborn as China's ultimate access weapon. Read more...

Hemmings Find of the Day – 1982 Toyota FJ40 Land Cruiser

3 months agoVehicles / Cars : Hemmings.com

As owners will remember, there was nothing luxurious about the FJ40 series Toyota Land Cruiser. Built for function over form or comfort, these utilitarian off-road vehicles were noisy and punishing to drive on road and possessed a thirst for gasoline most often associated with muscle cars. Those flaws aside, FJ40s were capable off-road and reliable […]

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