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GMC SUBURBAN: BUYER'S GUIDE

Median Price: £15,310  •  Highest Price: £106,092  •  Lowest Price: £1,760  •  Sell-Through Rate: 79%

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GMC Suburban

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How much is a Suburban worth?

In our experience, we've seen plenty of Suburban's go under the hammer and based on analysing every sale you can expect to pay £15,310 for one in average condition - that places it amongst the cheapest 30 - 40% of collector cars across our database.

As GMC's go, a Suburban is on the lower end relative to other GMC models. In fact this model is £4,988 below the median GMC price of £20,298.

What is the maximum to pay for a Suburban?

Across the 168 Suburban's we've seen sell, the highest price ever recorded for this model is £106,092. It was sold by Barrett Jackson in the US on 27 Jan 2022.

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What is the lowest to pay for a Suburban?

Well, that depends on where you draw the threshold.

The lowest sale of all time for this vehicle is £1,760. DVCA sold the car at auction in the UK on 15 Oct 2015.

When looking at more recent sales the lowest recorded price is, as you would expect, higher. Analysing every sale since 2020 shows that the lowest price between 2020 and today is £4,241, Mecum sold this car in the US on 20 Nov 2020.

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What is the background of the make / model?

GMC produced this model between 1941 and 1999.

GMC has been around for over 100 years, producing a wide range of vehicles from trucks to SUVs. Founded in 1911, GMC started out making military vehicles and eventually transitioned to producing consumer vehicles. Today, GMC is known for its reliable and powerful pickup trucks, SUVs, and vans, and continues to be a leader in the automotive industry.

How common is a Suburban?

We've seen plenty of these go under the hammer at auctions around the world, 213 to be precise. It's among the 4% most common collector cars to sell at auction.

Of those, 213 times the model has gone to auction 168 have sold. In other words, this model sells on 79% of times it goes to auction - that's above the average sell-through rate we traditionally see.

How does the Suburban compare to other cars?

We know from reviews of this model by our 42,000+ strong community how this car performs across multiple variables. Those variables stack up to give a TCVScore which is a relative score of how good a car is across 5 variables in comparison to all other cars.

For the Suburban, it scores a 42 out of 100 - that places it in the bottom 10% of all cars in our database.

How the car scores across all variables is below:

Styling: 2/10

Cool Factor: 3/10

Practicality: 8/10

Handling: 3/10

Speed: 5/10

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Why this article was created

Well, we've got one of the largest databases of sold classic car prices in the world so we thought we ought to help and put that data to good use. To be clear though, this article is not intended to be a full tour of every nook and sill of the Suburban, rather it's meant to act as an introductory guide and overview of the market for this model.

It is here to provide you guidance on how much you should and shouldn't be paying for one based on the 213 we've seen previously.

If you're after more detail, we've got you covered. Click the button below to be taken to a the price guide for this model so you can see every single sale, price trend over time and lots more.

How this article was created

This article was created by looking back at sales of Suburban since the beginning of our database in 1992. We've scanned over 30 auction houses and results from over £15 billion of sold cars around the world to understand the where the market is at for this car.

The Classic Valuer takes that data and analytics which enables it to generate these articles at scale, for further information regarding the Suburban please visit the price guide linked below.

About The Author

Giles Gunning | The Classic Valuer

Giles Gunning

Giles is CEO of The Classic Valuer - one of the world's largest databases of sold classic cars in the world going back over 30 years covering over 11,000 models. Giles and The Classic Valuer are regularly referenced in key classic car publications including Classic & Sports Car.

Giles grew up around the iconic historic motorsport venue at Goodwood and enjoys his 1972 Alfa Romeo 1600 GT Junior around the Sussex roads. His primary car goal is to purchase back a selection of his grandfather's car's including his 1931 Riley Brooklands.

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