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11th April, 2016

Words by Paul Murrell, Practical Motoring www.practicalmotoring.com.auIf ever proof was needed that the Japanese could take someone else’s concept and make it better, the Toyota FJ40 Land Cruiser should put the argument to rest. Way back in 1950, the Japanese motor industry was almost unknown outside Japan, but the Land Cruiser paved the way for the huge success and market domination we Continue Reading

22nd March, 2016

Words by Paul Murrell, Practial Motoringwww.practicalmotoring.com.auThere was a time, not very long ago, when it seemed the only vehicles you saw beyond the city limits were Toyota LandCruisers and Nissan Patrols. For many years, they were the first choice of country dwellers, and the Outback rivalry between Nissan and Toyota was almost as strong as the tribalism of Ford vs. Continue Reading

22nd March, 2016

Words by Paul Murrell, Practical Motoringwww.practicalmotoring.com.auA few weeks ago when I interviewed the the ARB team at Nundah, all staff were getting quite excited about the progress of their 1994 Toyota HiLux SR, knowing she should be a desirable old girl when finished. When they first purchased her back in September last year, she had had two previous owners, and Continue Reading