2 07, 2020

Across the Sahara, in a 2020 Toyota Sahara, in My Mind

By |2020-07-03T03:03:13+10:00July 2nd, 2020|4WD, Car Reviews by Brand, Car Type Search, Diesel, Drive Wheels, Engine Type Search, Luxury Cars, SUV, SUV Large, Toyota Reviews, Turbo, V8|0 Comments

When you think of Toyota, what do you think of? Do you think of the mind-numbing drudgery of an ancient creaking Corolla, whose rust is held together with lashings of lovingly applied house paint? Or, do you think of being in a far-off land, cradled gently in the ample bosom of a LandCruiser Sahara?

4 07, 2018

2018 Toyota LandCruiser 70 Series DC Ute Review

By |2019-06-30T16:19:04+10:00July 4th, 2018|Car Reviews by Brand, Gay cars fit for a queen?, Toyota Reviews|0 Comments

It has been a while since I tested a Toyota LandCruiser LC70 Dual Cab Ute. So I booked one for review. Having tested the single cab LC70 previously and the dual cab LC70 (back in 2012) , I was keen to see just how much better this latest version was. Toyota LC70 was updated in late 2016 with a host [...]

17 07, 2014

LandCruiser Sahara: Your limo to the wild awaits.

By |2017-03-10T14:43:46+10:00July 17th, 2014|4WD, Gay cars fit for a queen?, SUV, Toyota Reviews, V8|0 Comments

LandCruiser Sahara: Your limo transport to the wild awaits. Yes Yes Yes oh YES!: space, luxury, silky V8, reputation, quietness Oh dear me no: Price There aren’t too many SUVs bigger than the LandCruiser, nor are there many SUVs who have gone farther or done more. It is a very select group who can claim membership to the “we can [...]

27 02, 2013

Landcruiser GXL 200 series: King of the Road

By |2017-03-10T15:09:37+10:00February 27th, 2013|4WD, Diesel, Executive Saloons, Gay cars fit for a queen?, SUV, Toyota Reviews|5 Comments

    Folding the rear seats     Above left: The hatchback-tent (on a Ford) Above Right: Crawl Control     Toyota gave me a chance to take a LandCruiser 200 GXL for a week. I was interested to if the bad driving associated with large SUV drivers is the fault of the car or not. OUTSIDE: The receptionist at [...]