By so many standards, the FJ40 Land Cruiser is the definitive 20th century 4x4. With an international pedigree like a Land Rover, the rugged simplicity of a Jeep and swagger like an old Bronco, the FJ is a greatest hits album of classic trucks. Fun to look at, sure, but driving one will take your appreciation to a… Read more...
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While it’s not affiliated with Toyota, the independently-owned FJ Company, renowned for restoring classic Land Cruisers, has unveiled its latest project — this stunning 1972 Land Cruiser FJ40. The revamped aesthetic flaunts a vibrant orange hue and makeup that’s inspired by a Tonka truck the client had as a child. Carefully restored and modernized, the […]
When it discontinued the FJ Cruiser in early 2014, Toyota killed off the only vehicle that was somewhat reminiscent of the original Land Cruiser/FJ40. Now that the FJ Cruiser is gone, Toyota is pondering a new retro-style SUV, and it just unveiled a concept vehicle at the 2017 New York Auto Show. Show More Summary
One of the things I did not get into in my recent piece on the books of Professor Peter Navarro, Donald Trump’s chief trade adviser, was his complaint that there exists in China an SUV that is a rip-off of the Toyota Land Cruiser. The...Show More Summary
Today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe Toyota Land Cruiser has rust, enough that its seller warns that if you’re afraid of the creeping crud to stay away. He also says he’s priced the car accordingly. We’ll just have to see if there are holes in that assertion too. Read more...
The Toyota Land Cruiser is a vehicle with a hardened reputation thanks to its legendary performance on the mud and sand – and with an origin story involving a mid-1900s war, you probably wouldn’t be surprised as to how durable it is. Decades later, early Land Cruisers are few and far between, so it was […]
The original Toyota Land Cruiser you know as a rugged adventure icon is called the FJ40, or “Shorty Forty” because of its relatively short wheelbase. Since then there have been many Cruiser variants over the years, but the 40’s big brother the FJ45 is one of the coolest and least-appreciated. This restored and… Read more...
The Saxony Police in Germany gets an Anit-Terror package from the Minister of Interior. The package is worth 15 million Euro according to Sachsen.de. and contains 7 armored Toyota Land Cruiser V8s, ballistic helmets, plate carriers,Show More Summary
A 19-year-old woman died on Saturday after the Toyota Corolla she was driving collided head-on with a Toyota Land Cruiser at Central Tilba. A 19-year-old passenger in the Corolla was airlifted to Canberra Hospital in a critical but stable condition. The driver of the Land Cruiser, also 19, was uninjured and taken to Bega Hospital […]
There is no planet on which the price of the 2016 Land Cruiser 200 – in any specification grade – would be cheap. It wouldn’t matter how far from earth (or reality) you wandered, it’s a bloody expensive full-size 4WD. Many have argued that Toyota might in fact be taking the piss, to use a […]
Australian trailer maker Patriot Campers modifies Toyota GXL Land Cruisers to conquer all conditions. It has an EFS suspension, custom aluminum bodywork with extended chassis and all the drawers and toolboxes that you need.
1977 Toyota FJ40 Land Cruiser for sale. From the seller’s description: If you want a reliable, original, solid, rust free and well maintained 1977 FJ 40 Toyota at an affordable price, then this is the one you should consider. Excellent running and driving condition. Original Toyota 6- cylinder was professionally rebuilt approximately 3,000 miles ago […]
Someone out there is apparently pretty darn good at paperwork. That could be the only explanation for how they managed to get not one, not two, but three Toyota Land Cruiser 70 trucks into this country. The person behind the importation says he/she is keeping one, one is already sold, and the other, featured here, wound up on eBay Motors before...
From the seller’s description: 1972 Toyota fj 55 frame off restoration focused on the mechanical aspect of the vehicle. Chassis cleaned and repainted, new suspension bushings, new shocks, original steering box refurbished, front and rear axles inspected and new seals, new brake cylinders, new brake pads and refurbished brake drums, gear box and transfer case […]
The FJ Company turns aging Toyotas into modern-day beauties. The post The Art of Perfectly Reviving Decades-Old Land Cruisers appeared first on WIRED.
We slid behind the wheel of the 2016 BMW M2 for a video road test; SEMA brought us the Ford Mustang GTT; and a collection of supercars was seized. It's the Week in Reverse, right here at Motor Authority. Toyota built a Land Cruiser that is supposedly capable of hitting 220 mph. How? A host of modifications from aerodynamic and suspension...