The FJ43 has long been an icon among classic off-roaders, but this model elevates the rugged classic to a modern powerhouse. At the heart of the BMC FJ43 RECON lies a GM 6.2L LS3 engine, delivering a ferocious 525 horsepower. This powerplant is mated to a smooth and responsive GM 4L70 automatic transmission, ensuring that the vehicle not only thrives on rugged trails but also offers a comfortable ride on the asphalt.

This FJ43 is wrapped in a striking medium blue aluminum body that not only reduces weight but also resists corrosion, making it a perfect companion for both wilderness adventures and coastal drives. The robust underpinnings include Toyota’s reliable 9.5″ differentials at both the front and rear, providing exceptional durability and performance.

Handling and stability in challenging terrains are bolstered by Old Man Emu leaf springs on both front and rear, while the Method MR305 race wheels with a machined finish add a touch of elegance and are built to withstand the rigors of off-road use. The interior does not shy away from luxury, featuring a beautifully crafted Nardi steering wheel and state-of-the-art Dakota Digital gauges that blend classic aesthetics with modern functionality.

Lighting the path ahead are Putco LED headlights, which not only offer enhanced visibility during night drives but also add a modern touch to the vehicle’s vintage appeal. The BMC FJ43 RECON is more than just a SUV; it’s a statement of style, performance, and timeless utility, ready to tackle both the known paths and those yet to be discovered.

Price: Starting at $250,000 CAD