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2014-11-17 11:02

GO-ANYWHERE LAND CRUISER: Toyota’s Land Cruiser 70 Series has been given a specification upgrade from November 2014. Image: Toyota

TToyota, hot on the heels of the Xtra Cab addition to its Hilux range, has turned its attention to its Land Cruiser 70 Series with the addition of some new equipment. For instance...

All units now have a 'lights-on' reminder.

A new feature for the 79 single-cab, 79 double-cab and 76 station-wagon when fitted with a V8 diesel, are auto-locking wheel hubs. This means, Toyota says, you no longer have to get out of the vehicle to lock the wheel hubs ahead of tough terrarin.

IMAGE GALLERY: 2014 Land Cruiser 70 Series

The revised Land Cruiser 79 double cab sports rear over-fenders and 16” alloy as opposed to steel rims (single-cab versions are sold with rear over-fenders and alloy rims as standard).

The Land Cruiser 76 V8 diesel station-wagon gains a spare-wheel cover. All 79 V8 diesel single and double-cabs receive a spare-wheel lock too.

Model and new spec       

All - Lights-on warning with buzzer    
76 SW & 79 SC/DC (V8D) - Auto-locking hubs       
79 DC (4.0, 4.2D & V8D) - Rear over-fenders and 16" alloy rims       
76 SW (V8D) - Spare wheel cover       
79 SC/DC (V8D) - Spare-wheel lock    
Land Cruiser 79 single cab
4.0 V6 - R459 600       
4.2 D - R489 000
4.5 V8 D - R559 400
Land Cruiser 79 double-cab
4.0 V6 - R519 700
4.2 D - R545 100
4.5 V8 D - R612 100
Land Cruiser 78 station-wagon
4.2 D - R532 500
Land Cruiser 76 station-wagon
4.2 D - R557 500
4.5 V8 D - R626 000       

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