HIS­TORY: TOY­OTA FJ LAND CRUISER

We’ve as­sem­bled old and not-so-old Land Cruis­ers to pay trib­ute to the soon-to-be-dis­con­tin­ued FJ Cruiser.

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TOY­OTA’S FJ Cruiser was born out of a de­sire to bring back the spirit of the iconic FJ40, the ve­hi­cle that won over the hearts of 4x4 en­thu­si­asts around the world for its rugged sim­plic­ity, re­li­a­bil­ity and go-any­where abil­ity. It was the ve­hi­cle that ce­mented Toy­ota’s rep­u­ta­tion as a world power in 4x4 de­sign and man­u­fac­ture.

The FJ Cruiser is now be­ing dis­con­tin­ued, and to mark the oc­ca­sion Toy­ota Aus­tralia, with the valu­able as­sis­tance of the Toy­ota Land Cruiser Club of Aus­tralia, gath­ered to­gether this line-up of Land Cruiser wag­ons span­ning the bet­ter part of 60 years.

The 40 Se­ries es­tab­lished Toy­ota’s rep­u­ta­tion as a man­u­fac­turer of qual­ity 4x4s and ef­fec­tively ended the mar­ket dom­i­nance of Land Rover

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