LandCruiser 70 Series – Chat with Sean Hanley from Toyota

LandCruiser 70 Series details

LandCruiser 70 Series – We recently spoke to Sean Hanley from Toyota about the updates and availability. 2024 Toyota LandCruiser Series 70. Global Reveal. Pre-production model shown. This chat was in late September and as we are going to print the news has come out about the dates for availability, what is available and pricing.

Sean, as always, was passionate, positive, direct, and refreshingly authentic when we chat.

2024 Toyota LandCruiser Series 70. Global Reveal. Pre-production model shown.


To listen to the full, raw unedited,  audio interview, click below.

Everything you need to know about the LandCruiser 70 Series can be FOUND HERE

2024 Toyota LandCruiser Series 70. Global Reveal. Pre-production model shown.

Highlights of the LandCruiser 70 Series release

Toyota Australia has announced pricing and specification for the upgraded  range, with the venerable workhorse arriving in Australian showrooms in November priced from $75,600 plus on-road costs1 for the 76 Series WorkMate wagon.

  • Upgraded LandCruiser 70 Series range arrives in local showrooms priced from $75,600 plus on-roads1
  • Four-cylinder 2.8-litre engine mated to automatic transmission available across the line-up
  • New exterior styling and equipment upgrades complement upgrades to 70 Series range

Along with enhancements to exterior styling, comfort and convenience features, and safety technology, the 70 Series introduces a six-speed automatic transmission for the first time, teamed to the tried-and-tested 1GD four-cylinder 2.8-litre turbo-diesel engine which has also been upgraded to suit the hardcore usage required of a 70 Series engine.

2024 Toyota LandCruiser Series 70. Global Reveal. Pre-production model shown.

LandCruiser 70 Series pricing1

76 Series Wagon WorkMate$75,600
76 Series Wagon GXL$79,800$83,900
78 Series Troop Carrier WorkMate$79,200$83,300
78 Series Troop Carrier GXL$82,500$86,600
79 Series single cab chassis WorkMate$76,800$80,900
79 Series single cab chassis GX*$78,800$82,900
79 Series single cab chassis GXL$80,900$85,000
79 Series double cab chassis WorkMate*$79,300$83,400
79 Series double cab chassis GXL$83,500$87,600


Premium paint: $675

*Front and rear differential locks: $1500


1 Manufacturer’s list price provided for media purposes only. Statutory charges or other on-road costs not included.

2024 Toyota LandCruiser Series 70. Global Reveal. Pre-production model shown.

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