Safari Turbocharger Systems for 4WD diesel offroad vehicles


Safari Diesel Turbocharger System for the Toyota Land Cruiser 80 Series 1HZ diesel engine (HZJ80)

Diesel engine efficiency on Toyota's 1HZ engine is legendary but as most diesel owners know only too well, the downside is somewhat leisurely performance especially when towing. 

Not anymore!  

The Safari professionally developed and engineered Safari Turbo System for Toyota's HZJ80 80 Series Landcruiser 1HZ diesel delivers amazing performance.  


With thousands of Safari 1HZ turbo systems out there on the roads and tracks all over the planet, Safari is the only manufacturer of turbocharger systems with the deep understanding of this engine and the engineering expertise to offer the most reliable and powerful turbo enhancement for the 80 Series 1HZ diesel engine. 

For overtaking, towing or touring, the Safari Turbo System transforms the vehicle with power and torque you may have never thought achievable. 

The Safari Intercooled Turbo System utilizes a water cooled turbocharger with a split pulse ductile iron exhaust manifold and a high flow, Safari engineered cast aluminium compressor and discharge duct. Braided stainless steel, teflon lined water and oil lines are used throughout along with the best quality custom fittings.
  • Safari Water cooled turbocharger
  • Split pulse ductile iron exhaust manifold
  • High flow cast aluminium discharge duct
  • Braided stainless steel, teflon lined water and oil lines
  • All fittings custom designed to suit 1HZ 80 Series Toyota Landcruiser
Tough Torque: 
At just 2,000 RPM, the Safari 1HZ Turbo System produces an exhilarating 379 Nm of torque. That's a 40% increase over the standard Landcruiser's 271 Nm at the same engine speed. If you've ever traversed long stretches of sand, you'll know what that means.
Real Power: 
Installed on your 1HZ diesel, the Safari Turbo System delivers a 40% increase in power output from 96 kW to a massive 135 kW. That certainly takes the russian roulette out of overtaking.
Facts and figures are one thing. Driving is another. You'll discover the best things about your Safari enhanced 80 Series on the road, tracks or on the job. 
  • trickling over tough 4WD obstacles with crisp and precise throttle control
  • towing big loads up steep grades stress free.
  • blasting up sand dunes.
  • passing long trucks with complete confidence that you have power to do it safely 
The Safari commitment to outstanding performance. "The Safari philosophy will never change: Reliable performance must always be achieved."
With a Safari Turbo system you not only enjoy a huge boost in power and torque, you get it with the added bonus of improved fuel efficiency when under load. 

Why? Because under extreme conditions when you really need, that extra power you get from Safari means more efficiency. Better power to weight. Less stress and strain all through your engine. 

If you're serious about your 80 Series 1HZ Landcruiser, you may want to consider the Ultimate POWER Package. Click here for details of the Safari Intercooler option.


Safari recommends a boost compensator for the Intercooled Turbo system on the 1HZ 80 Series. The boost compensator when correctly tuned on a chassis dynamometer offers maximum power with minimum smoke and greatly enhances the driveability and fuel economy. 

Note: This option is available from limited Safari agents.