One summer day back in 1951, the first Land Cruiser, then called the BJ, started up the side of Mt. Fuji and accomplished a feat no other vehicle in history had managed to achieve. It climbed to Checkpoint No. 6, a spot so high up the mountainside it was thought to be unreachable by motor vehicle. The event signaled more than just the triumph of one vehicle over a formidable challenge. It marked the birth of a legend.Since its impressive debut, Land Cruiser has developed a loyal following unmatched by any other SUV in the world. From the rugged machine of those early days, to the model of refinement it is today, Land Cruiser continues to be a symbol of capability, innovation and quality.
See how the 2017 Toyota Land Cruiser V8 4x4 compares against the 2016 Land Rover Ranger Rover Base. Consider price, as Comparably Equipped Price on Land Cruiser V8 4X4 is $9,270 less than the Range Rover Base. Seating Capacity on the Land Cruiser V8 4X4 is 8 while on the Range Rover Base it is 5. Looking to tow? Land Cruiser V8 4X4 has 384 more pounds of Standard Towing Capacity than Range Rover Base. Also consider that Torque Ft. Lbs. @ Max RPM on Land Cruiser V8 4X4 is 401@3600 while 332@3500 on Range Rover Base. Finally, if safety is a concern, Front Knee Airbags are Standard on the Land Cruiser V8 4X4 while Not Available on the Range Rover Base.
These are just a few areas where the Land Cruiser outperforms the Range Rover. Learn more in the chart below, or contact a dealer near you today!
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