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1979 Suzuki LJ81 Micro-Overlander
1979 Suzuki LJ81 Micro-Overlander

1979 Suzuki LJ81 Micro-Overlander

Filed in Suzuki LJ81 by on August 15, 2017 • views: 1681

This 1979 Suzuki LJ81 is owned by Joe and Dana Marshall who run Mule Expedition Outfitters in Washington State. They refer to it as their micro overlander, a fitting name given its size and modifications. The 1979 LJ81 was a pickup produced by Suzuki, and was based on the SJ20 model that preceded the SJ30 Samurai. They […]


4Wheel & Off-Road Magazines Suzuki Equator views: 37

In 2009, 4Wheel & Off-Road Magazine took a newly released Suzuki Equator, and decided to see if they could improve on its off-road capabilities. Since there wasn’t a suspension kit available for the Equator, they decided to created one. Luckily, the Equator has the same chassis as the 2005-and-newer Nissan Frontier and Xterra. The project’s suspension is […]

Off-Road Magazines Suzuki Equator views: 66

In 2009, Off-Road Magazine teamed up with Suzuki to see what they could create from a stock 2009 Suzuki Equator. They started with the optional RMZ-4 off-road package that includes a strong Dana 44 rear axle, Bilstein front and rear shocks, skid plates covering the oil pan, transfer case and fuel tank, 16-inch alloy wheels wrapped […]

1987 Suzuki Samurai Blue Trail Slayer views: 204

A customer named Terry McGinnis started this project in 2009. It was purchased from the previous owner for $400 after it had an engine fire. Terry decided to create the ultimate rock crawler. Receipts show that this 1987 “Sammy” has had about $25,000 worth of parts and labor not including the cost of the engine. […]

Tim Hardy – Samurai Guru views: 2795

In the world of Suzuki Samurais, there isn’t a bigger name than Tim Hardy. He didn’t receive that title by building the most over-the-top ‘Zuks, but rather by taking moderately, and often cleverly, built-ones and doing amazing feats. He is known for showing us the first ‘virtual lift’ by fitting 35-inch tires on a Samurai by […]