Blog - FJ40 LandCruiser

13th September, 2016

The Icons are chomping at the bit to get their wheels dusty in the red sands of the Simpsons Desert. On the eve of the Icon's trip, these four fourbies strutted out for a playful afternoon in the surrounds of Alice Springs... Stay Tuned. Continue Reading

11th April, 2016

Words by Paul Murrell, Practical Motoring www.practicalmotoring.com.au If 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

1st March, 2016

Last we saw our Shorty 40 her release back into the wild was just at our fingertips. However, before she's 110%, and with some last finishing touches still on the table, patience is assured that before long, we'll be trialling and testing her abilities through the harsh conditions of the Simpson Desert before we know it. So far she's had the following further additions: Tiger bay sand Continue Reading

1st June, 2015

What better way to celebrate our 40th anniversary than by purchasing a 'Shorty 40'. Our very first Off Road Icons vehicle, the Toyota LandCruiser 40 Series, was chosen off the back of an overwhelming response from our fans. With support from all corners of the globe, it was a clear choice for our first project vehicle. An Outstanding Legacy: The Toyota LandCruiser 40 Series was Toyota’s Continue Reading