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1978 Toyota Land Cruiser Fj 40 on 2040-cars

US $20,000.00
Year:1978 Mileage:200 Color: Blue /
 Gray
Location:

Land O Lakes, Florida, United States

Land O Lakes, Florida, United States

E-Mail Questions at: marindammmokler@ukno.com .

Please note that this is a non-US FJ40. The primary differences in a non-US FJ40 include:
—Front bench seat
—15″ split rims
—No emissions equipment
—Long bench seats in the rear and no roll bar (we can custom fabricate a roll cage for you or fit a US FJ40 roll
cage)
—No front dash pad
—Soft Top
RESTORATION HIGHLIGHTS
– Overhauled gearbox
– Rebuilt carburetor
– Rebuilt steering column and gearbox
– New brake rotors and rear drums turned; new brake cylinders, shoes and booster
– New radiator and radiator cap
– New shock absorbers and leaf spring shackles
– New clutch
– New u joints
– New spark plugs and wires
– Tub, floors, and sill is all brand new metal
– New air, gas and oil filters
– Rebuilt engine, transmission and transfer case
– New turn signals, side markers and stop lights
– New weather stripping
– New soft top canvas, frame, and bow built to resemble the original soft top
– Complete new interior, with new floor mats, reupholstered seats, and door panels
– New OEM interior courtesy light, gas cap, rear view mirror, shifter knob and transfer case knob
– New tires
OTHER DETAILS
Clear Florida title, ready to transfer.
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Toyota passes BMW as most valuable car brand

Tue, 21 May 2013 15:33:00 EST

An annual market study of the strongest brands across various industries has seen Toyota leapfrog BMW as the world's most valuable automotive brand. Toyota's 2013 brand value rose to $24.5 billion, up 12 percent versus 2012 numbers according to market research company Millward Brown's BrandZ Top 100 Most Valuable Global Brands list. BMW's value fell slightly; down by 2 percent to a total of $24 billion.
Mercedes-Benz finished in third place in the automotive category, up 11 percent from 2012 for a valuation of $18 billion. Honda ($12.4 billion, down 2 percent) and Nissan ($10.2 billion, up 3 percent) rounded out the top five for the category. Volkswagen was the only other auto brand that finished in the top 100 overall, in 100th place. Audi made the greatest percentage gain over 2012, up 18 percent to $5.5 billion, but finished outside of the top 100.
Technology companies dominated the overall list, with Apple, Google and IBM ranking one through three. Couture brand Prada was 2013's biggest gainer, rising by 63 percent over 2012.

Toyota found not at fault in alleged unintended acceleration crash

Fri, 11 Oct 2013 15:59:00 EST

Toyota has already paid out millions and billions of dollars in settlements surrounding unintended acceleration, but the first lawsuit in the matter, which headed to a California court in July, has reached a verdict. Following the 2009 death of Noriko Uno, whose 2006 Camry was hit by another car and then sped out of control before crashing into a tree, the jury found that Toyota was not at fault in the crash.
Even though the 2006 Camry (shown above) wasn't involved in any of the unintended acceleration-related recalls and it was not equipped with a brake override, Automotive News reports that the jury's verdict says there was no defect in the car and actually blames the entire incident on the driver that ran into Uno's car - to the tune of $10 million. The accident started when the other driver ran a stop sign and hit Uno's car, and the report says that medical conditions (including diabetes) caused Uno to fail to stop her Camry.
The AN article also states that this lawsuit was a bellwether case for around 85 other personal-injury and wrongful-death suits against Toyota, but there are still many impending suits across the country. Scroll down for an official statement on this particular case from Toyota.

Toyota celebrates 30th anniversary of Land Cruiser 70 with Japan rerelease [w/videos]

Tue, 26 Aug 2014 19:00:00 EST

It's a common refrain among auto enthusiasts to bemoan the current models being sold for being overly complex and expensive and to wish that automakers would just make vehicles like the old days. Sure, they might not have been as safe or efficient, but there was often a certain rugged simplicity that's gone today. Well, Toyota is actually doing it and thinks there's enough demand to put the Land Cruiser 70 back into production in Japan for its 30th anniversary. Sadly, it's only for one year.
The original Land Cruiser 70 served a long life in Japan from 1984 to 2004. Even today, the proven model remains in production in some regions abroad. People in its home country still love the vehicle though, and Toyota is brushing off the mothballs to give customers what they want. For the first time ever there, it's also offering the double-cab pickup version in addition to the traditional enclosed body. The company thinks that it can move about 200 of these classic trucks this year, which isn't too shabby for a vehicle that's three decades old.
Looking at the pictures above, these look like the same old Land Cruisers, but Toyota is updating them slightly to meet modern safety rules. The grille, hood and headlights are all tweaked, and they now come with airbags and anti-lock brakes. A 4.0-liter V6 is under the hood making 228 horsepower (170 kilowatts) and 266 lb-ft of torque (360 Newton-meters), and the only available gearbox is a five-speed manual. Part-time four-wheel drive is standard. If you're really afraid of getting stuck in the wilderness, locking front and rear differentials and a winch are available as options.