Skip to main content

Old Cars We'd Buy That: 1987 Toyota FJ60 Land Cruiser

We can't get enough of the big, bad and bold '80s Toyota Land Cruisers. Heck yeah, we'd buy that!
We'd Buy That

Full disclosure: We are a suckers for 1980s (and after!) Toyota Land Cruisers. They were simply some of the biggest and best vehicles on American roadways, and the fact that they were sort of scarce made them extra cool.

They carried fat price tags, so a lot of American families looking for kid haulers and grocery getters couldn't afford them. Over the years every neighborhood had Dodge Caravans, Ford Explorers and plenty of Jeep Grand Cherokees roaming around, but the big Land Cruisers were relatively few and far between.

Now, like a lot of trucks and SUVs from those days, they are becoming very hot tickets. This one showed up in Fox Glenn, Ariz., on Craigslist, and the asking price is $23,000. It shows signs of some wear and tear and has 174,945 miles on the odometer, but these things will run for ever. Mad Max should have been driving one in post-apocalyptic Australia, and he would have had a lot fewer problems.


old cars divider 50th

If you like stories like these and other classic car features, check out Old Cars magazine. CLICK HERE to subscribe.

Want a taste of Old Cars magazine first? Sign up for our weekly e-newsletter and get a FREE complimentary digital issue download of our print magazine.

Old Cars FREE ISSUE Promo

*As an Amazon Associate, Old Cars earns from qualifying purchases.

Where to Bid

Car Auciton

Check out the Old Cars Auction Calendar

The Old Cars Auction Calendar has the when and where you are looking for when it comes to classic car auctions.