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Chevrolet Suburban celebrates 75 years, Autoblog drives every generation

by Jeff Sabatini (RSS feed) on Aug 26th, 2010 at 12:58PM

Quick, what's the longest-running nameplate in the car business? If you said Honda Civic, you deserve to be smacked upside the head with a four-inch exhaust tip – it's merely 37 model years old. The vehicle we're talking about is positively prehistoric by comparison. The Porsche 911? Wrong again, as it only predates the Civic by a decade. You're getting closer if you said the Ford F-Series, but still, FoMoCo didn't launch its best-selling pickup until 1948. You've got to go all the way back to 1935 for the launch of the auto industry's Methuselah, the Chevrolet Suburban. That... Read More

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