The Toyota Land Cruiser 40 series was made from 1960 to 1984. The line included the Landcruiser HJ47 as well as the Landcruiser FJ45 models. The majority of the 40 series Land Cruisers were two door SUVs with larger dimensions than the Jeep CJ.
What is the difference between the Toyota Landcruiser model numbers?The FJ40 series was made with the F petrol engines. The HJ46 and HJ47 models where constructed with a long wheelbase and a diesel engine. Other diesel models include the BJ40, BJ41, and BJ42 which have short wheelbases, and the BJ43, BJ44, and BJ46 with middle length wheelbases.
The Landcruiser HJ47 was launched in 1980, with the H2 diesel engine, used from 1980 - 1984. The engine had a 4.0 litre capacity, 105 hp. It was available in a two door hardtop, three door hardtop, four door station wagon, and a two door ute model.
The Landcruiser FJ45 was launched in 1963. It had a longer wheelbase of 2950mm. Some models (the FJ45-B) included a pickup and cab chassis. It was produced as a four door model until 1967. The F petrol engine was used until 1975, and it had a 3.8 litre capacity with 105/125 hp. The 2F petrol engine was used from 1975 until 1984 with 4.2 litre capacity, 135 hp. It was available in a two door hardtop, three door hardtop, four door station wagon, and a two door ute model.
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