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Toyota Land Cruiser Fj40 Convertible on 2040-cars

Year:1974 Mileage:160000 Color: Black
Location:

Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Transmission:Manual
Body Type:Convertible
Engine:in line six
Vehicle Title:Clear
Fuel Type:Gasoline
For Sale By:Private Seller
Year: 1974
Number of Cylinders: six
Make: Toyota
Model: Land Cruiser
Trim: base
Warranty: Vehicle does NOT have an existing warranty
Drive Type: FJ60
Options: Convertible
Mileage: 160,000
Sub Model: Black
Exterior Color: Black
Condition: UsedA vehicle is considered used if it has been registered and issued a title. Used vehicles have had at least one previous owner. The condition of the exterior, interior and engine can vary depending on the vehicle's history. See the seller's listing for full details and description of any imperfections.Seller Notes:"No dents no missing parts everything works as it should"

THIS FJ40 1974 HAS A F2 ENGINE.... DISC BREAKS,FJ60 1986 GEARBOX TRANSFER CASE much better than the 70s gearbox35 INCH TIRES great bush bar, toolbox in tail gate racing distributor 50,000 volts... new seals, balanced driveshafts,everything works as it should no problems anywhere new exhaust new new new everywhere This vehicle is FUN FUN FUN if you dont like attention don't buy this one

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Finalists for 2014 Green Car of the Year announced

Thu, 17 Oct 2013 18:00:00 EST

The list of finalists for the 2014 Green Car of the Year has been announced, and in a genuinely bizarre twist, there's only one hybrid and no electric vehicles among the five contestants, despite the arrival of cars like the BMW i3 and Tesla Model S. Taking the place of the EVs are a pair of diesels, repping a technology that last won a Green Car of the Year award in 2009, when the Audi A3 TDI took the title. No diesel was in the running for last year's award.
Naturally, both of the diesel finalists are fielded by the Germans - with BMW's 328d and Audi's A6 TDI getting the nod. In the case of the 3 Series, BMW installed a 2.0-liter, turbodiesel, capable of delivering 180 horsepower and 280 pound-feet of torque, while returning 45 miles per gallon on the highway. Audi and its larger, 3.0-liter, V6 turbodiesel produce quite a bit more grunt, with 240 hp and 428 lb-ft of grunt, but net a very impressive 38 mpg on the highway in the A6.
Finalists for this year's awards include two diesels, three gas-powered cars and a plug-in hybrid.

Aston CEO claims Cygnet cancelled because Toyota is dropping iQ in 2014

Sun, 27 Oct 2013 13:01:00 EST

While slow sales and a $50,000 price tag may have been contributing factors to the Aston Martin Cygnet being cancelled last month, Aston Martin CEO Ulrich Bez is pointing the finger at Toyota for the demise of this luxurious little city car. In a discussion with Autocar, Bez is quoted as saying that the ultimate reason the Cygnet was cut is because Toyota plans on dropping the iQ (on which the Cygnet is based) in 2014 - a claim denied by the Japanese automaker.
Interestingly, the article also cites another publication reporting that a Toyota importer in the Netherlands heard the same news as Bez, and it has already stopped importing the cars. If the European Toyota iQ is cancelled, that would likely spell the end of the slow-selling Scion iQ in the US, which has sold just 3,365 units through September (a drop of 51 percent year over year).
Regardless of why production of the Cygnet ended, Bez also says that a lack of support from Toyota on the project prevented it from being offered in the US or receiving a supercharged engine, which are two factors that likely would have made the car appealing to more buyers.

Shuttle-hauling Tundra finds permanent home in science exhibit

Mon, 03 Jun 2013 17:44:00 EST

The idea of lifting a full-size pickup truck completely off the ground by hand might seem as likely as, say, said pickup truck towing a 150,000-pound space shuttle, but... hurray, physics! The same Toyota Tundra that towed the Space Shuttle Endeavour to its final resting place at the California Science Center is now on permanent display there as an exhibit that shows how a lever works.
Like all levers, this exhibit uses a fulcrum allowing people other than Superman to lift the 5,625-pound pickup (plus an extra 1,000 pounds for the rig). That's almost as impressive as the Tundra pulling 17 times its rated towing capacity back in October. Regardless, Toyota is once again cashing in on the publicity stunt and visitors to the science center get a live demonstration of a simple machine - we call that a win-win.