Toyota Land Cruiser review

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Toyota Land Cruiser
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Pop your head out of your front door or peer out of the window and count how many SUVs you see. Now, count how many of them are Toyota Land Cruisers. Not many? We didn’t think so.

Okay, so we know people like SUVs – after all, they are practical and help you stand out from the crowd. But, of them all, the Land Cruiser seemingly has the rarity that helps it stand out the most.

So should you buy one? Well, it’s big, roomy and comes with three or five doors and five or seven seats. If you go by Toyota’s legendary reliability and the Land Cruiser’s ubiquity in every hostile desert in the world, it should prove to be a tough, go-anywhere off-roader, too.

Should you choose one over more modern SUV interpretations, ranging from more luxurious options such as the BMW X5 and Land Rover Discovery to the less expensive Skoda Kodiaq? Keep on reading over the next few pages and we’ll give you the answer.

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There are 4 trims available for the Land Cruiser 4x4. Click to see details.See all versions
Utility
Utility models are aimed at commercial use, so are pretty sparse on the equipment front. You get air-con, keyless entry and cruise control but little else, and you're unable to add many options...View trim
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Active
Active trim offers the best value for money, adding 17in alloy wheels, climate control, power-folding door mirrors, a DAB radio, Bluetooth and a rear-view camera to Utility's kit list. Sat-nav is a...View trim
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Icon
The price jump is considerable to move up to Icon, so while it adds 18in wheels, electrically adjustable and heated leather seats, LED headlights, front and rear parking sensors, sat-nav, privacy g...View trim
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Invincible
This trim gives you an electric sunroof, a memory driver’s seat, adaptive air suspension and extra off-road driving aids. Automatic emergency braking, adaptive cruise control, lane-keep assist, bli...View trim
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