200,000 Miles And Counting: The 25 Most Reliable Cars Ever

2. 1999-2006 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra

The Chevrolet Silverado or GMC Sierra share the same sturdy mechanical underpinnings and either choice is highly reliable. From 1999 to 2006, these were pickups proved their utility for everyday drivers and commercial users. These models were also configurable and easy to customize after purchasing, although some of those aftermarket changes will obviously hurt their longevity.

To make them even more appealing, the Silverado and Sierra from these years are relatively inexpensive and will keep going for hundreds of thousands of miles with minimal effort on your part. You can also find an incredible range of popular configurations, expanding your used options. These years also got new engines and improvements to the brakes, two factors to look for when picking a specific model year. Even more recent models are still some of the best used trucks under $10,000.