2007 Toyota FJ Cruiser

midsize SUV / 4-door SUV

2007 Toyota FJ Cruiser 4-door SUV

Crashworthiness

Rating overview
Moderate overlap front
Side
Roof strength
Head restraints & seats

Other available safety features

  • Optional daytime running lights

Key

  • G
    Good
  • A
    Acceptable
  • M
    Marginal
  • P
    Poor
  • Superior
  • Advanced
  • Basic

Some ratings use a scale of Poor to Good. Others range from Basic to Superior.

Moderate overlap front

Rating applies to 2007-14 models

Tested vehicle: 2007 Toyota FJ Cruiser 4-door 4wd

The Toyota FJ Cruiser was introduced in the 2007 model year and is derived from the Toyota 4Runner. Frontal ratings are assigned by the Institute based on a test conducted by Toyota as part of frontal crash test verification.

Overall evaluation
Structure and safety cage
Injury measures
Head/neck
Chest
Leg/foot, left
Leg/foot, right
Restraints and dummy kinematics

Side

Rating applies to 2007 models

Tested vehicle: 2007 Toyota FJ Cruiser 4-door 4wd with optional front and rear head curtain airbags and optional front seat-mounted torso airbags

The Toyota FJ Cruiser was introduced in the 2007 model year and is derived from the Toyota 4Runner. Beginning with 2008 models, side airbags were made standard.

Overall evaluation
Structure and safety cage
Driver injury measures
Head/neck
Torso
Pelvis/leg
Head protection
Rear passenger injury measures
Head/neck
Torso
Pelvis/leg
Head protection

View of the vehicle and barrier just after the crash test.

View of the vehicle after the crash with front door (and rear door sheet metal) removed, showing the side airbags and damage to the occupant compartment.

Smeared greasepaint shows where the driver dummy's head was protected from being hit by hard structures by the side airbags.

Smeared greasepaint shows where the rear passenger dummy’s head was protected by the side airbag.

Roof strength

Rating applies to 2007-14 models

Tested vehicle: 2010 Toyota FJ Cruiser 4-door 4wd

Overall evaluation
Curb weight 4,338 lbs
Peak force 15,067 lbs
Strength-to-weight ratio 3.47

Head restraints & seats

Rating applies to 2007-08 models

Seat type: All Seats

Overall evaluation
Dynamic rating
Seat/head restraint geometry