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Toyota preps FT-4X off-road concept for New York

Is the FJ40 set for a successor?

What does "Four Wheeling. Scene Stealing" mean?

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Toyota may have an off-road, FJ-inspired concept on the way

Trademark filing for FT-4X has us highly intrigued.

We may be seeing it soon, too.

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Toyota FJ Cruiser ends worldwide production in August

It's been gone from the US since 2014, but sales elsewhere will finally end.

After a decade of production, Toyota is finally pulling the plug on the FJ Cruiser – a rough-and-tumble (and uniquely stylish) off-roader in a sea of mild-mannered crossovers.

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The Toyota FJ Cruiser has surprisingly good resale value

Prices for used examples of the Toyota FJ Cruiser are holding higher than the competition.

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Petrolicious geeks out off-road in Toyota FJ40

Josh Commons and his family have owned this 1976 Toyota Land Cruiser FJ40 since 1992, and it's never left their hands in the decades since. Hear his story in this latest video from the cinematographic artisans at Petrolicious.

Cars That Depreciate The Slowest

These cars depreciate the slowest, potentially making them good buys for the value conscious new-car shopper.

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Toyota recalling small number of 2014 FJ Cruisers for possible steering failure

Toyota is recalling about 120 units of the 2014 FJ Cruiser because the steering intermediate shaft can fail. If this happens, it would cause drivers to lose control.

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The cars that won't live to see 2015 [w/video] [UPDATE]

Every year in the fast-paced automotive industry brings new models, but it also spells the end for some that have been less successful. This year will be no exception.

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2014 Toyota FJ Cruiser Ultimate Edition

Saying Goodbye To Japan's Retro Wrangler Rival

Introduced at the end of 2006, this is the last year for the Toyota FJ Cruiser, the reincarnated FJ40-series Land Cruiser that will shortly journey to Takama-ga-hara, the Plain of High Heaven. In its first model year, we drove it to SEMA and found it, shall we say, coarse. It bobbled on the freeway and droned in the cabin, its boxy interior providing four bounce-boards for unpleasant f

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Toyota bids farewell to FJ Cruiser with Ultimate Edition at SEMA

Happy trails, to you... As we reported back in August, the FJ Cruiser is headed to the great automotive graveyard in the sky, and Toyota is offering a fitting eulogy in the form of the 2014 Trail Teams Ultimate Edition, which was just unveiled here at the Jeremy Korzeniewski

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Toyota delves into the history of its Land Cruiser

One of the longest-produced, most widely distributed vehicles in all of automotive history is also one of its most rugged: the Toyota Land Cruiser. With 60 years of continuous production, 14 different model lines and thousands of variations of the Jeep-like sports utility vehicle, the Land Cruiser became a success worldwide and developed a cult following among enthusiasts here in the US.

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Toyota discontinuing FJ Cruiser after 2014 model year

The Toyota FJ Cruiser is not long for this world. According to the manufacturer's own fleet website, the rugged FJ will be discontinued after the 2014 model year, with the companies final orders due in June of next year.

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Toyota reaffirms commitment to body-on-frame SUVs

Toyota sold 121,055 Highlander CUVs in 2012, according to Automotive News. By comparison, it sold 78,457 examples of four different body-on-frame, truck-based SUVs (4Runner

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Toyota recalling FJ Cruiser due to excessively bright headlights

Now, hold on. This recall isn't quite as serious as it sounds. Yes, Toyota is recalling 11,489 FJ Cruiser models from the 2007 to 2013 model years, and yes, it's because the vehicles, as the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration states

Recalls
Toyota recalls 209,000 FJ Cruisers over seatbelt issue

Toyota has announced that it will be issuing a substantial recall of the FJ Cruiser for a problem that could cause the front seatbelt retractors to separate from the vehicle body. This recall will apply to all FJ Cruisers – from 2007 through 2013 – totaling around 209,000 units.

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Toyota recalls slew of models for possible airbag calibration defect

Toyota is recalling sixteen models from the 2009 to 2013 model years over a potential issue with passenger seat airbag calibration. In spite of the large number of different Toyotas covered by the recall, just 3,235 units are included. These were vehicles installed with accessories like leather seat covers and headrest DVD systems by Southeast Toyota Distributors, and during the modifications the passenger seat occupant sensor system might not have been c

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How to jump a Toyota FJ Cruiser over a sand dune... poorly

YouTube is a great place to show off your vehicle and your driving skills, but more often than not, it just helps to prove that vehicle stunts should be left to the professionals. Take this particular driver, for instance. While jumping a sand dune in a Toyota FJ Cruiser, things go very wrong very quickly.

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