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What do you hope to be at the age of 86? If your answer is to look good in cherry red, tow 7,800 pounds, and seat eight passengers, you have a lot in common with the Chevy Suburban.

The popular SUV has been around continuously since 1935 and has been so successful it’s now in its 12th generation and is the longest running car model of all time.

Other cars have had impressive runs but have been discontinued—the VW Beetle was first made in 1938 and lasted 65 years until 2008, with the New Beetle coming out in 1997.

The first Chevy Suburban cost $675; a rear bumper and heater were optional, and it didn’t even have four doors until 1973. But it has endeared itself to Americans who love it for its size and practicality, and have given it its long run.

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The manufacturers with the longest running models include General Motors  (GM) - Get General Motors Company Report, Toyota  (TM) - Get Toyota Motor Corp. Report, Honda  (HMC) - Get Honda Motor Co. Ltd. Report and Volkslwagen  (VLKAF) . Don't forget Mercedes Benz ad Porsche.

Car enthusiasts over at Alan’s Factory Outlet, a carport and garage maker in Luray, Va., dug around several car sites to compile this list of some of the longest-running car models of all time. 

1 1937 Chevrolet Carryall Suburban Alden Jewell Wikipedia
1b '61 Chevrolet Apache 10 Suburban Greg Gjerdingen from Willmar, USAWikipedia
1c 2022-suburban chevy
2a 1956_Ford_F-100  crudmucosa Wikipedia
2b 1965_Ford_F100_ Sicnag Wikipedia
2c f150 my22 ford
3 vw transporter Sven Storbeck wikipedia
3b  VW_Multivan_eHybrid 2021 Matti Blume wikipedia
4a 1985_Toyota_FJ45_Land_Cruiser_Pick-Up 1985 Toyota FJ45 Land Cruiser Pick-Up Author Greg Gjerdingen from Willmar, USA Wikipedia
4b land cruiser toyota
5 1960 Chevrolet_Corvette Radosław Drożdżewski  Wikipedia
5b corvette chevy2022
6 1970_Mercedes-Benz_280_SE Wikipedia PD
6b SClass mercedes
7 Toyota-crown Taisyo Wikipedia
7b crown toyota 2
8 1957-prince-skyline nissan
8b 2009-nissan-gtr nissan
9 1959 Morris Mini-Minor Author Mark Brown from Hampton, New Brunswick, Canada
9b mini miniusa
10 Porsche_911_2.0_Coupe Alexander Migl Wikipedia
10b Porsche 911 porsche
11 mustang ford my22
12 camaro chevy
13 1stgen_corolla_1969_1970_ toyota
13b toyota corolla '19  toyota
14 jaguar-xj Yauhen_D : Shutterstock.
15 suzuki jimny suzuki
16 range rover landroverusa
17 1967_Toyota_Century_ Mytho88 Wikipedia
18 civic honda MY22
19 VW_NGW6_Showroom_Passat_Masthead_new
20 VW_NGW6_Showroom_Golf-GTI_Masthead
21 Volkswagen-Polo vw