Land Cruiser 79 Single Cab, 4.2L 3 Seater

Model code:HZJ79-TJMRS


Legendary is a much overused word but, in the case of the Land Cruiser 70 series, it is completely justified. 39 years on from its debut, the Land Cruiser 70 series can still claim to be the most rugged, most reliable vehicle for handling the harshest conditions and toughest situations which life can throw at it.

It is the standard fleet vehicle for many front-line agencies who demand the ultimate in dependability. Customers can trust this model to deliver unprecedented performance.

Good to know

  • All the TGS variants feature double fuel tank of 180 litres giving a massive driving range, in addition to the iconic snorkel type raised air intake.
  • The Land Cruiser Single Cabin’s payload of over 1,100 kg means you can afford to load the pickup bed with all the materials required for the job.


This model variant includes the following:


Model codeHZJ79-TJMRS
Drive 4x4
Transmission Manual
Speed 5
Front suspension Coil
Rear suspension Leaf
Front brakes Disc
Rear brakes Drum
Number of doors 2
Number of seats 3
Seat material Vinyl
Engine & Chassis
Engine model 1HZ
Displacement 4164
Number of cylinders 6
Maximum power (kw/rpm) 96/3800
Maximum power (bhp/rpm): 129/3800
Maximum torque (Nm/rpm) 285/2200
Electrics (volts) 12
Fuel Type Diesel
Fuel tank capacity (Litres) 90+90
Seating arrangement
Number of seats 3
Front seating arrangement 1+2
Front seating type Bench
Rear seating arrangement -
Rear seating type
Weights & Dimensions
Weights (kg)  
Kerb weight 2140
Gross Vehicle Weight 3200
Payload 1060
Dimensions (mm)  
Length 5235
Width 1800
Height 1975
Wheelbase 3180
Ground clearance 235
Front tyres 225/95R16 6J Tubeless
Rear tyres 225/95R16 6J Tubeless
Tyre type Radial
Interior features
Assist grips
Brake fluid level warning
Dash silencer (interior only)
Door ajar warning
Floor mats: rubber (FR: D+P)
Footrest - Driver
Headrests x 2
Heater: front
Interior rear view mirror (day and night)
Seat belts: front x 3 (2 x 3 point & 1 x 2 point)
Speedometer km/h
Steering column-Tilt & Telescopic & Collapsible
Sun visor D&P
Ventilation louvre (outlet)
Vinyl floor covering
Water temperature gauge
Exterior features
Anti-corrosion measures
Bumper: rear - step w/licence plate holder
Headlamp: halogen
Mud guards: front & rear
Outside rear view mirror - door
Side steps
Towing: front (eye) with rear pintle hook
Windshield - green laminated
Safety and Security
Owner's manual - English
Tool Kit & Jack