Toyota Landcruiser is by far the most famous Japanese four-wheel drive car that has the longest running model line in the entire history of the Toyota Company. The first generation of these cars appeared in 1954, more than half of the century ago. During the years of it production this vehicle was available as hardtop, convertible, utility truck and station wagon. The long history of successful Land Cruisers made it popular around the world and especially in Australia, where this car is by far the most famous and best selling in its category.
The first series was called BJ and FJ and appeared in 1951. This series lasted until 1955, had one body style available, the two-door Soft top and had two basic engine options: the 3.4 liter petrol I6 for the BJ version and the 3.9 liter petrol I6 for the FJ version. These cars were ordered by Korean and US government to be used in military purposes, they also were very popular among the ordinary citizens who were able to afford to buy a Toyota Land Cruiser.
There were lots of series that relieved significant changes and modifications during the years, and the most recent Toyota Land Cruiser model line is presented by the 200 Series that appeared in 2008 and is still being produced.
This car is available as a five-door SUV and has four petrol engine options and one turbo diesel one to choose from. These options include: 4.0 liter 1GR-FE V6, 4.6 liter 1UR-FE V8, 4.7 liter 2UZ-FE V8, 5.7 liter 3UR-FE V8 and the 4.5 liter 1VD-FTV V8 turbo diesel engine. The transmission options are presented by a five-speed automatic or manual.
The 200 Series of Toyota Land Cruiser has a great package that includes the following features: smart entry system with a sensor; keyless Start/Stop system; four-zone climate control system that remembers your settings and automatically enables them when the car starts; CRAWL four-wheel drive system that transforms the car into a real off-roader; great safety system that includes ten airbags and ABS brake system; leather upholstery and excellent audio system of the latest generation and much more. That’s why Toyota Land Cruiser is a great vehicle for every member of your family.