You may not believe it, but the Toyota Land Cruiser has been running since 1951 by the band. So that the vehicle belongs alongside the biggest names in the segment of the oldest off-road series at all. That we perceive it is fairly rare, in the marketing focus of the Japanese: The model is mainly in the Arab region, Africa and Latin America for durability and reliability.
If it has to be up to the North Pole
Over time, countless varieties entered the market. This was accompanied by one or other advertising-oriented record: That was the Toyota Land Cruiser, the first car next to the Toyota Hilux, which has reached the North Pole. In Germany, the series currently has two variants: the J15, which is simply a land cruiser known as the Land Cruiser V8 and marketed J20.
Unveiling of data breach
For the 2012 model year Toyota has announced a significant facelift. The first images of the country came Cruiser 200 V8 in late 2011 apparently by a data breach by mistake into the Internet. That what they show is promising: A new bumper features wuchtigerer the revised front of the SUV. The front and fog lights were redesigned. Furthermore, recently, an LED light strip is integrated. In addition, decorate small LED turn signals the mirrors.
Basic version is deprived Europeans
Inside, Toyota can exercise a modified instrument with a color screen and fresh colors. In Asia, the Toyota Land Cruiser 200 V8 with a 4.6 liter petrol engine is going strong at the start. For the European market, meanwhile, a Euro 5-compliant version of the familiar 4.5-liter eight-cylinder diesel is also planned. Prices start at € 33,000. High contrast: The Executive V8 begins at 80,000 €. Thanks to a variety of engines, and equipment is the Toyota Land Cruiser in both the middle class, as well as in the premium segment at home.