I bought myself a 97 4Runner with 157k miles for $3000 in December. I take it out when I need to go grocery shopping or when I need to haul things around. it's a perfect compliment to my M3 and my E30 vert.
Really easy to work on too which is a plus.
Current: 2008 BMW M3 Sparkling Graphite/Bamboo Beige/6MT. 1999 BMW M3 Techno Violet/Dove/5MT. On the list: BMW M2 Long Beach Blue/Black/6MT