Land Cruiser 79 Double Cabin V8

Model code:VDJ79L-DKMRYV


Legendary is a much overused word but, in the case of the Land Cruiser 70 series, it is completely justified. 30 years on from its debut, the Land Cruiser 70 series can still claim to be the most rugged, most reliable vehicle for handling the harshest conditions and toughest situations which life can throw at it.

It is the standard fleet vehicle for many front-line agencies who demand the ultimate in dependability. Customers can trust this model to deliver unprecedented performance.

Good to know

  • Only available in LHD
  • V8 Turbo Diesel Engine
  • 5 Seater


This model variant includes the following:


Model codeVDJ79L-DKMRYV
Drive 4x4
Transmission Manual
Speed 5
Front suspension Coil
Rear suspension Leaf
Front brakes Disc
Rear brakes Drum
Number of doors 4
Number of seats 5
Seat material Fabric
Engine & Chassis
Engine model 1VD-FTV (V)
Displacement 4461
Number of cylinders 8
Maximum power (kw/rpm) 146/3300
Maximum power (bhp/rpm): 196/3300
Maximum torque (Nm/rpm) 430/1200-3200
Electrics (volts) 12
Fuel Type Diesel
Fuel tank capacity (Litres) 130
Seating arrangement
Number of seats 5
Front seating arrangement 1+1
Front seating type Separate
Rear seating arrangement 3 forward facing
Rear seating type Bench
Weights & Dimensions
Weights (kg)  
Kerb weight 2280
Gross Vehicle Weight 3300
Payload 1020
Dimensions (mm)  
Length 5250
Width 1800
Height 1980
Wheelbase 3180
Ground clearance 235
Front tyres 225/95R16 6J STD TUBELESS
Rear tyres 225/95R16 6J STD TUBELESS
Tyre type Radial
Interior features
Air conditioning
Assist grips - front & rear
Bottle Holder (Front)
Brake fluid level warning
Cigarette lighter
Console box: centre
Dash silencer (interior & engine room)
Door ajar warning
Door armrests: front & rear
Engine monitor warning (OBD)
Engine oil level warning
Floor mats: rubber (FR+RR)
Floor silencer (all floor)
Footrest - Driver
Glove box: w/lock
Headrests: front (D+P)
Headrests: rear x 2
Idling control button
Interior rear view mirror (day and night)
Key reminder warning
Light reminder warning with buzzer
Meter illumination control
Oil pressure warning light
Power Windows D/one touch down only
Pre-wiring for audio with 2 speakers and antenna
Room lamp
Seat belt warning lamp (D)
Seat belts: front x 2 (3 point)
Seat belts: rear x 3 (2 x 3 point & 1 x 2 point)
Seat: front, slide (D&P - 195mm)
Seatback pockets (D&P)
Speed warning: 120KM/H
Speedometer km/h
Steering column-Tilt & Telescopic & Collapsible
Sun visors D&P
Transfer - 4WD lever & knob
Tyre pressure warning
Ventilation louvre (outlet)
Vinyl floor covering
Voltage meter w/warning light
Water temperature gauge
Exterior features
Antenna - power
Body rust protection
Bumper: front - extension 136mm (painted + plated)
Bumper: rear - step w/licence plate holder
Drop-down tail-gate with TOYOTA mark
Fog lamp - rear (LH only)
Free wheel hub - D-ALH
Front grille chrome
Headlamp: halogen
Mud guards
Outside rear view mirror - door, remote
Side & rear steps
Towing: front (eye) with rear pintle hook
Windshield - green laminated
Windshield wiper - fixed
Safety and Security
Air Bag System: D+P(driver and passenger)
Anti-lock braking system (ABS+VSC+BA+EBD+HAC+ATRC)
Anti-theft system: immobiliser
Central door locking - D Seat Interlocked
Child lock (rear doors)
Wireless door lock with remote
Owner's manual - English & French
Tool Kit & Jack