Cummins R2.8-Powered Proffitt’s Cruisers 79 Series Land Cruiser Pickup

Custom 79 Series Land Cruiser Pickup

Cummins’ booth at the 2017 SEMA Show was focused on their mighty mite in a crate, the fantastic R2.8 Turbo Diesel. This post is about one of the two cool rigs on display.

This Toyota was IMMACULATE! Looked NEW. Details below.


Custom 79 Series (HZJ79 body) Land Cruiser Pickup, by Proffitt’s Resurrection Land Cruisers.

-Chassis: 1993 FZJ80 (80 Series)

-Engine: Cummins R2.8

-Transmission: H55F 5-speed manual

-Suspension: 3-link front, 5-link rear

-Locking differentials

-Bilstein shocks

-Rigid lighting

-ARB front bumper

-Warn winch

-Vortex Sprayliner

-Maxxis RAZR MT tires

-60 gallon fuel capacity

James Langan

Copyright James Langan/RoadTraveler/Turbo Diesel Register. All Rights Reserved.

 A version of this article was also published in the Turbo Diesel Register magazine.


Cummins R2.8 Turbo Diesel

Proffitt’s Resurrection Land Cruisers