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1968-Toyota Land Cruiser (FJ40)
Debut Series 1-75: Outdoor Sportsman
Produced 2009-2014 (original)
2015-2017, 2022-Present (retool)
Number MB764 (2009-2014)
MB990 (2015-2017, 2022-Present)
Designer Ryu Asada
Scale 1:58

Model History[]

A retool was issued in 2015 for easier assembly. A chunk of metal comprising the front bumper and fenders became part of the plastic interior. The base was revised with an updated copyright year of 2015 as MB990.

It resumed production until 2017 when the license to Toyota fell through. It has returned for 2022 as the license for Toyota has been renewed.

Card description[]

  • The sun has risen over the ancient Mayan ruin, revealing a secret entrance to the infamous Bat Cavern. This treacherous cavern cannot be tackled on foot—luckily, your Toyota Land Cruiser with four-wheel drive can handle this rugged terrain. Finally the secret of the Bat Cavern will be revealed.
    —From the 2010 and 2011 Jungle Explorers cards


The 1968-Toyota Land Cruiser (FJ40) has come out in the following 1/58 scale versions:

Col # Year Series Color Tampo Base Color / Type Window Color Interior Color Wheel Type Toy # Country Notes / Variations Photo
MB89 (USA) MB40 (ROW) 2009 1-75/100: Outdoor Sportsman 1/12 Yellow / White Black, White and Silver accent tampos Black / Plastic Smoke Black RingedGearGunMetal.jpg N5446 (USA) P6429 (ROW) Thailand Base Code(s): B17, B22 FJLandCruiseryellow.jpg
MB89 (USA) MB40 (ROW) 2009 1-75/100: Outdoor Sportsman 1/12 Light Blue / White Black, White and Silver accent tampos Black / Plastic Smoke Black Ringed Gear.jpg P6522 (USA) P6547 (ROW) Thailand Base Code(s): B27, B28 '68 Toyota Land Cruiser - 1428ff.jpg
N/A 2009 10-Pack: New Models Red / White Black, White and Silver accent tampos Black / Plastic Smoke Black Ringed Gear.jpg P3024 Thailand Base Code(s): IMG 1946.jpg
MB95 2010 1-100: Jungle Explorers 1/6 Matte Black / Olive Green Unit 2, Anaconda Guides Black / Plastic Smoke Brown RingedGearGunMetal.jpg R5002 Thailand USA only, Base Code(s): C05, C07 MB95-'68 Toyota Land Cruiser-R5002 A.jpg
N/A 2010 Lesney Edition Metalflake Green / White Trim details, "Diamond plating" Unpainted / Metal Smoke Brown RingedGearWhite.jpg R1293 Thailand Base Code(s): C18 Lesney Edition 68 Toyota Land Cruiser FJ40.jpg
N/A 2010 5-Pack: Desert Adventure Orange / White Detailed trim Black / Plastic Smoke Black RingedGearWhite.jpg R0603 Thailand Base code(s): C35, C51 MB764 - 2010 5-Pack.jpg
N/A 2010 10-Pack:

Off-Road Adventure

White Black zebra stripes, SAFARI Black / Plastic Smoke Black RingedGearWhite.jpg R0621 Thailand Base Code(s): C20 IMG01091-20110609-1943.jpg
MB95 (USA) MB64 (ROW) 2011 1-75/100: Jungle Explorers 1/6 Royal Blue / White Detailed trim Black / Plastic Smoke Brown Ringed Gear.jpg T8969 (USA) Thailand Base Code(s): D09, D11 IMG 6872.jpg
MB68 2012 1-120: MBX Old Town 8/10 Metalflake Purple / White Detailed trim Black / Plastic Clear Tan Ringed Gear.jpg W4859 Thailand Base Code(s): E25, E28 Jnp12rm094.jpg
N/A 2012 5-Pack: Mountain Adventure Red Bear Tours Black / Plastic Yellow Brown Ringed Gear.jpg W5179 Thailand Base Code(s): E19, E23 MB TLand Cruiser Dark Red.JPG
MB90 2013 1-120: MBX Explorers
5-Pack: Mountain
Metalflake Tan MBX Black / Plastic Smoke Black RingedGear.jpg Y0903 (USA) Y8956 (ROW) Y2626 (5P) Thailand Base Code(s): E51, F02, F04 Toyota Land Cruiser (FJ40) 2013.jpg
MB54 2014 1-120: MBX Explorers Metalflake Brown / White Yellow and Orange stripes, TOYOTA Black / Plastic Clear Tan RingedGearWhite.jpg BDT48 (USA) BFJ21 (ROW) Thailand Base Code(s): G39, G41, G44, H08 PToyota Land Cruiser (FJ40) 2014.jpg
MB990 (Modified Model - Plastic front & fenders)
N/A 2015 Jurassic World White Jurassic World tampo Green / Plastic Clear Black Wheel Ring TerTrouc1.jpg DFT52 Thailand Base Code(s): H17, H19, H21 Toyota Land Cruiser 2015 Jurassic World.jpg
MB113 2015 1-125: MBX Explorers Matte Orange e6, MBX, CHALLENGE 4994 Burgundy Red / Plastic Clear Grey RingedGearGray.jpg CFW68 (USA) DFL21 (ROW) Thailand Base code(s): H38, H41, H43, H45 Toyota Land Cruiser (FJ40) (2015 Orange).jpg
MB120 2017 1-125: MBX Explorers Yellow / Brown Toyota, 54, MBX Black / Plastic Clear Red Wheel Ring TerTrouc1.jpg DVL21 (USA) DVP28 (ROW) DWV20 (PG) Thailand Base code(s): J38, J39, J41, J42, J43 Toyota Land Cruiser (2017 Yellow).jpg
N/A 2017 Camouflage Series Matte Light Green Camouflage Black / Plastic Smoke Olive Green RingedGearBrown.jpg DVL49 (Single) FBC27 (5P) Thailand Base code(s): J48, J49, K01, K02, K04 Toyota Land Cruiser FJ40 (2017 Camouflage Series).jpg
N/A 2022 1-100: Dark Grey White, Orange, Red, Mahogany side stripes Black / Plastic Clear Dark Grey M007 - 6909bf.jpgGrey Thailand Base code(s): FJ402022Release.jpg