The history of the Land Cruiser Car, Toyota Car for President
The history of the Land Cruiser began 63 years ago since a perceptible or 1954. Land Cruiser started its action as a fruit of the dream of the founder of Toyota, Kiichiro Toyoda, who wanted a car that was produced at an affordable price, has a high-performance and economical as well as made in Japan.
The prototype Land Cruiser was first made in January 1951. The prototype Land Cruiser when it was referred to as BJ, a chassis 1 ton trucks with gasoline engines 3,386 cc inline 6-cylinder gasoline-fueled.
six months later, Ichiro Taira became test driver and off towards prototype cars 6-10 check points at Mount Fuji, Japan. That time sceptical people, could it be the four wheel drive car can reach Mount Fuji which typically reaches 3,775 meters.
After a successful test, the Toyota then sold the car in various countries, and at the same time bearing the name Toyota to other countries.
Own Land Cruiser name granted by the Director Hanji Umehara Toyota Technology in June 1954.
Land Cruiser is currently the most sold in the country of Australia, about 10 percent of the entire Land Cruiser in the world exist in Australia. Total Land Cruiser sales around the world reached 7 million units.
Land Cruiser 63-year-old became the oldest Toyota model, followed by the Corolla that is younger than 12 years old Land Cruiser. Corolla born first in 1966