Japanese exporter of used cars from Pacific Coast Auto has presented an unusual lot – fire truck based on the pickup Toyota Land Cruiser 1996. Special vehicles designed to operate in small towns.
Based on unusual machinery took Japanese pickup 75 series Toyota Land Cruiser 1996 edition, which is painted in red color. The car set up the necessary equipment, including fire hose, pumps, folding ladder and fire extinguishers. The vehicles were also equipped with additional bumper and off-road wheels.
Due to the fact that most Japanese roads are quite narrow, the new compact equipment allows emergency services to easily reach the fire. According to the creators of the car, similar vehicle, in contrast to the bulky fire engines, ideal for work in small towns. The average life of such equipment is around 20 years.
Fire Toyota Land Cruiser equipped with a 4.2-liter V6 power of 129 horsepower. The engine is paired with a five-speed “mechanics”. Judging by the odometer, mileage-wheel drive vehicle is 15,000 miles. At the moment the copy sold at auction to a buyer from Texas. The cost model is not disclosed.
At the end of June Lorinser Classic firm specializing in the restoration of classic models put up for sale a fireman, “Gelendvagen”, built on the Mercedes-Benz 280 GE 1983 issue. Special equipment has served the fire service in Germany for 37 years, estimated at 55 000 euros.