successfully combining a traditional aesthetic with new materials, the ‘FJ45 land cruiser’ SUV by toyota restoration expert, FJ company, appears to be perfectly frozen in time. this luxury model of the timeless 4×4 is the ultimate utility vehicle for when it comes to off-road discovery.

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the toyota ‘FJ45’ multi purpose vehicle originally took miners to work, children to school and was used for military applications. this particular ‘land cruiser‘ served the colombian national guard, a national university, and a foundation for troubled teenagers.

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the miami-based FJ company’s restoration of the vehicles long wheelbase, aggressive fender flares, and iconic headlight bezels keep the classic looks intact. adding to the timeless aesthetic, the exterior is finished in toyota’s ‘OEM beige’, and the hardtop is replaced with a canvas soft top. every emblem detail was replaced with a brand new, original version of it.

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the multi purpose vehicle’s interior is cavernous and clean, blending ‘throwback’ style with modern refinements. its front bucket seats are trimmed in tan vinyl, as are the second-row bench seats, plus the two fold-down seats in the back. modern air conditioning is now fitted, while crystal clear audio also circulates freely throughout the cabin.

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