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10 cars that beat the coronavirus

Australians are treating themselves to “getaway cars” in the wake of the coronavirus crisis, so they can holiday at home rather than travel overseas. The federal government’s $150,000 instant asset tax write-off has also accelerated sales of certain work vehicles...

Toyota LandCruiser 200 Series production ramps up

Toyota LandCruiser 200 Series production is about to get a boost to make up for recent factory slowdowns during the coronavirus crisis – and meet an unexpected surge in demand. While the Japanese factory that produces the Toyota LandCruiser 200 Series did not close during the COVID-19 lockdowns, output was reportedly reduced by about 20 per cent...

Toyota LandCruiser, Nissan Patrol, Ram 1500, Silverado 1500 in demand as buyers holiday at home

An increasing number of Australians are planning epic road trips on home soil because of travel restrictions overseas, according to the latest new-car sales data which has unearthed an unexpected trend. Sales of heavy-duty four-wheel-drives and towing vehicles – such as the Toyota LandCruiser 200 Series, Nissan Patrol, Ram 1500 and Chevrolet Silverado 1500 – have either surged or remained relatively strong in the wake of the coronavirus crisis...

Toyota LandCruiser 70 Series recalled due to fire risk

Toyota Australia has issued a recall for 22,971 of its LandCruiser 70 Series models built between 13 June 2016 and 5 November 2018 due to an increased risk of fire. Toyota’s recall says that – due to the design of the exhaust pipe heat shield – vegetation may accumulate during off-road usage if the debris is not routinely removed...

Toyota LandCruiser V8 dead: yet another report spells the end of an icon

Read it and weep, Toyota LandCruiser V8 fans. Yet another report claims Toyota is well progressed with plans to phase out V8 petrol and diesel power for its heavy duty four-wheel-drives globally. And yes, tragically, that includes the next generation Toyota LandCruiser 300 Series, and any updates to the Toyota LandCruiser 70 Series workhorses...

Toyota recalls 45,683 cars due to fuel pump issue

Toyota Australia has issued a recall of 45,683 of its Camry (GSV70), Corolla (ZRE172), FJ Cruiser (GSJ15), Kluger (GSU50 and GSU55), HiLux (TGN121), Prado (GRJ150) and Landcruiser (URJ202) models spanning model-years 2013-2019. Affected vehicles were sold between 11 October 2013 and 3 April 2020...

New report claims Toyota LandCruiser V8 will be axed, mystery surrounds what will replace it

The Toyota LandCruiser V8 diesel’s days appear to be numbered – which is likely to spark a stampede on the current runout model over the next 12 months – if the latest report from Japan’s biggest car magazine is a guide. It is the second time serious questions have been raised over the future of the Toyota LandCruiser V8 – and what will power the next generation 300 Series – after CarAdvice reported in June 2019 the V8 will be axed...

2020 Toyota Prado Kakadu Horizon edition pricing and specs

The Toyota LandCruiser Prado has reached new heights with a new top-of-the-range model that sits above the current flagship Kakadu edition. Pricing begins at $89,590 before on-road costs, with the Horizon edition set to receive additional features compared to the standard Kakadu priced from $84,590 plus on-road costs...

Study finds Toyota LandCruiser most likely car to reach 300,000kms

A study released this week conducted by iSeeCars.com, a US car search engine website, found the Toyota LandCruiser was the most likely vehicle to reach over 300,000 kilometres on its odometer. Over 15.8 million cars that were sold in 2019 were analysed to determine which had the highest percentage reaching 300,000kms, and the LandCruiser came out on top with 15...

Toyota LandCruiser 200 Sahara Horizon limited edition reaches new heights on price

Toyota has released a limited edition of its LandCruiser 200 Series that will make it the most expensive model to date. The Toyota LandCruiser 200 Sahara Horizon sits on top of the existing range with a price of $129,090 plus on-road costs, which is dearer than the Sahara ($123,590), VX ($102,590), GXL ($91,890) and GX trade pack model ($80,190)...

Toyota Australia talks 300 Series LandCruiser

Toyota Australia is not ready to talk much about the next-generation ‘300 Series’ LandCruiser, which it says is still “some way away”, but insists none of the updates including the speculated-upon addition of hybrid power will make it any less capable off-road or towing than the current one...