Toyota FJ Cruiser Models and FJ Cruiser History

Revived in 2007, the Toyota FJ Cruiser offered a compact and modern SUV with an attractive entry-level price tag and plenty of options to choose from. Standard side curtain airbags and updates to upper trim levels marked the only changes for the 2008 FJ Cruiser. Roll-sensing side curtain airbags, active front-seat headrest and updates to options rounded out the changes for 2009.


A beefed-up engine with more horsepower and better gas mileage was the big change for the 2010 FJ Cruiser. An updated audio system, roomier and more accessible rear seating and folding rear headrests were the big changes for 2011. No major updates were in store for model years 2012-2013. In 2014, the last year of production, a limited, Ultimate Edition model was unveiled to woo in loyalists buyers for one last hoorah.

New and Used FJ Cruiser Prices, Toyota FJ Cruiser Model Years and History

A modern take on the FJ40, the 2014 Toyota FJ Cruiser is an off-road capable SUV that blends performance, safety, and technology.
Relatively unchanged for 2013, the Toyota FJ Cruiser is an off-road capable SUV powered by a 4.0-liter V6 engine that produces 260 hp.
The 2012 Toyota FJ cruiser is an off-road capable SUV that features running boards and an electronically controlled locking rear differential.
An off-road capable SUV, the 2011 FJ Cruiser combines modern amenities in a retro-styled package.
The 2010 Toyota FJ Cruiser is a mid-size SUV with retro-inspired style, seating for five passengers, and a 259 hp 4.0L V6.
Known for its superior off-road capabilities, the retro-styled 2009 Toyota FJ Cruiser is a midsize SUV that is tough and dependable.
A retro-inspired off-road capable SUV, the 2008 Toyota FJ Cruiser now features standard side curtain airbags among its long list of safety equipment.
A rugged and retro-inspired mid-size SUV, the all-new 2007 Toyota FJ Cruiser is the classic FJ 40 brought back to life in a modern version.