Everything about the Land Cruiser is beefy and solid, from the tires with the thick sidewalls to the protruding grille. The volume control, the tailgate latch, the off-road control; Everything you touch in Top Dog Toyota is made from thicker, heavier material than other luxury SUVs.
And that's not for show. Any pickup truck manufacturer will sell you something with sturdy controls to make you feel like a tough guy, but behind the Land Cruiser is a unified goal that makes this machismo less offensive and more impressive. Because with the Land Cruiser, Toyota has the story it supports.
While some consumers may not know it, the Land Cruiser nameplate is among the most respected in the automotive industry. Toyota sells various variations of this truck all over the world, from humble farm trucks with pickup beds to this disused luxury truck. Visit a developing country and you will probably have littered it with Land Cruisers, which are particularly common among police and first responders.