Toyota Land Cruiser SUV

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Toyota Land Cruiser Hardtop III

The Toyota Land Cruiser

The Land Cruiser is due soon, by international sales, with a scheduled for 2009. At that the 5.7 liter engine is likely to with 380 horsepower; the fancy Cruiser, or Lexus LX570, uses that engine. to see more sophisticated four-by-four and height adjustments.

History of the Land Cruiser

The Toyota Cruiser was started as a copy of the Willys Jeep. Originally the Model BJ and built to order, it was the vehicle to reach the sixth of Mount Fuji in 1951.

The BJ was Land Cruiser in 1954, it was first mass-produced. A single later, its original 85 horsepower was replaced by a 125 horsepower 3.8 liter gas A diesel version, usually 3 liters, would be sold in Land Cruisers for many

The Land Cruiser was brought to the States as early as 1958, and was the Toyota there from to 1965, selling in soft-top, and pickup versions. Unlike Toyota models, the Land has been changed on an infrequent

In 1965, the familiar five-door wagon version appeared; it become the only Land sold in the US after 1980. A came out in 1967, with ending in 1979 — and continuing through 1983.

The Land Cruiser had a 145 (gross, at rpm) horsepower engine and a top of 85 mph (wagon, 80 mph), with of 3,680 lb (hardtop) or 3,470 (vinyl top); the station (red) ran to 4,120 pounds. fortunately, was 217 lb-ft (at a low 2,000 making the overhead-valve six-cylinder displacing 236.7 cubic similar to the Plymouth 225 slant six in A single barrel carburetor was along with a three-speed transmission synchronized in second and gears. The tires were 15-inchers.

In 1971, the Land Cruiser a 155 horsepower (gross) engine, a hydraulic column-mounted front drive axle engagement The Land Cruiser at that came in a soft top, top, or station wagon and cost roughly the same as the US$2,855; the 3.8 liter straight six 237 cubic inches (just than the largest slant with a bore of 3.54 and a of 4.0 inches. Peak torque was a 225 lb-ft at a low 2,200 rpm. The transmission was a three-speed manual, front and rear used suspensions and drum brakes, and 15 7.6 inch wide wheels standard. The 90 inch wheelbase was but good for rock climbing; length was 152 inches, width 66 height 76 inches, and weight a (but reasonable for the times) pounds. By comparison, the Corolla in at 1,566 pounds!

Toyota Land Cruiser Hardtop III

In 1974, the 3.9 liter straight-six out 138 net hp @ 4,000 rpm (USA figures) a progressive-opening two-barrel carburetor designed optimized driveability and fuel; electronic ignition, fairly new, was used; and wheel drive and a four-speed were standard, along a two-speed transfer case. skid plates protected the oil pan, and transfer case. hubs were standard. front and rear heaters provided. Power drum were used along traditional leaf springs. was the model whose appearance is recalled by the FJ Cruiser.

In 1975, a 4.2 liter straight-six was replacing the 3.9.

A Mitsubishi was reportedly optional in the late the Mitsubishi 6DR5, 3950 cc cubic inches), with 105 hp at

In 1991, the more familiar, Land Cruiser was brought much larger in size, more luxury features and a fully independent four-wheel spring suspension, and full-time wheel drive. Just two later, it got larger, gained a 24 dual overhead cam 4.5 liter with 212 hp and 275 lb-ft of torque, and pounds of weight. In included for eight, automatic locking differential, and manually locking and rear differentials. In 1995, the Cruiser gained dual airbags and adjustable seat anchors, bringing it up to date in matters.

Seven years after the model, another redesign a larger, heavier, and more Land Cruiser for 1998 would also be the first to get regular annual updates. the first V8 in a Toyota branded a 4.7 liter engine with 230 (18 more than the straight-six) and 320 of torque (45 more), it still to get slightly better gas mileage. A year later, an independent automatic climate control was added; two years later, in active traction control, skid control, and electronic force distribution were as standard equipment, along a less significant six-disc CD player. In 2001, a DVD/navigation was added along with luxury features; 2002 standard third row seats and standard features, so that the option is the DVD navigation system.

Toyota Land Cruiser Hardtop III
Toyota Land Cruiser Hardtop III
Toyota Land Cruiser Hardtop III
Toyota Land Cruiser Hardtop III

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