Overland Classifieds :: 2007 Mitsubishi Fuso FG140 Overland Expedition Vehicle

The Mitsubishi Fuso 4×4 is a popular choice for overland builds and is the vehicle of choice for companies such as earthcruiser.com, sought after for its dependable common-rail turbo-diesel engine, impressive all-terrain performance, and generous 14,000-pound gross vehicle weight. This competitively priced 2007 example, showcasing a custom aluminum habitation pod (removable thanks to a simple four-bolt system), incorporates all the comforts of home and was built to be the ultimate international overland rig.

From the Seller:

“Few cab/chassis have a better worldwide reputation for overlanding base vehicles than the Mitsubishi Fuso FG140 4×4. A favourite of overlanding upfitters in Australia, the FG140 was imported in limited numbers into the US, primarily as a reliable chassis for forestry, landscaping, and snowplow vehicles.”

2007 Mitsubishi Fuso FG140 4×4

The FG140 showcases a 4.9-liter turbocharged diesel engine (producing 147 horsepower and 347 pound-feet of torque), a 5-speed transmission, and a 2-speed (high/low) transfer case. The Fuso incorporates a cab-forward design, solid axles, manual locking hubs, and leaf spring suspension. The cab is basic but practical, with an easy-to-read instrument panel, electric windows and door locks, a noise-reducing high-mount intake snorkel, a dash-mounted shifter to maximise legroom, and an adjustable steering wheel. Safety features include ABS, a crush bar in each door, an energy-absorbing steering wheel, and daytime running lights. Finally, the 2007 Fuso does not require ultra-low sulfur diesel, which makes it a great option for overseas travel.

Distinguishing Features

This overland-ready, low mileage (94,500 miles) example benefits from extensive upgrades, including:

  • Toyo M608z tires on Rickson 19.5-inch steel super single wheels
  • ITB Snaplock aluminum habitation box
  • Wallas Nordic DT diesel stove/heater
  • Custom cab-mounted roof base rack with integrated access step
  • Highway Products Backpack cargo box
  • Solar, 300-watts, and two 300-amp-hour AGM batteries

This 2007 Mitsubishi Fuso FG140 4×4 is listed for $129,000 and is currently located in Helena, Montana. Check the full vehicle specifications via the original Expedition Portal forum post here.

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