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Discussion in '1936-Present Suburban' started by protechk5, Apr 25, 2005.

  1. protechk5

    protechk5 1/2 ton status

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    i think that it is amazing how old the suburban is, that being said who has the oldest one on here? does anyone have a 1936????
     
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    I have a Hot Wheels 36 burb....does that count :D
     
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    36? i thought they started in 1935?

    I love those commericals with the old burbs, or the "Legend of the Suburban" mailers they were sending out for a while.

    Suburbans rule!
     
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    Production of the suburban did start in 1935, but the first advertised year was 1936.
     
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    what was the first year that had 4x4?
     
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    Late 1890's if memory serves me.
     
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    haha no for the burb, but atleast i know when the very first one was
     
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    I'm guessing NAPCO started converting them in the early to mid 50's.
     
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    NAPCO started in July/August of 1954 :thumb:

    Actual GM production run date is unknown from a few sites I looked at doing a search.
     
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    Probably not the oldest......but I have a 1971. :D
     

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