Hall of Fame

The High Mile Club Hall of Fame

On this page you will find a list of the highest mile cars we have featured on this site, from most to fewest miles. Unlike the main blog, your car must have at least five-hundred-thousand miles to be posted here. If the record is in kilometers, I’ve converted it to miles. Green entries are new in the past month. Do you know of a car that deserves to be on this list? Let me know.

The Top fifty

 

Rank Model Year Mileage Owner Status
1 Volvo P1800 Coupe# 1966 3,173,895 miles Irv Gordon Active
2 Mercedes-Benz 240d* 1976 2,858,307 miles Gregorios Sachinidis Retired
3 Plymouth Fury 1963 1,621,591 miles Joseph Vaillancourt Retired
4 Volkswagen Beetle 1200 1963 1,613,281 miles Albert Klein Retired
5 Lincoln Towncar 1983 1,300,000 miles Chet Berlisle Unknown
6 Chevy Silverado 1991 1,289,882 miles Frank Orsenick Unknown
7 Mercedes-Benz 250se Coupe 1966 1,283,575 miles Ben Clopot Active
8 Chevy Silverado 3500 HD 2006 1,220,935 miles The Penningtons Unknown
9 Honda Accord EX 1991 1,165,788 miles Rodney B Unknown
10 Honda Accord EX 1994 1,081,382 miles David Witte Unknown
11 Mercedes-Benz 280ES EX 1970 1,019,000 miles George and Luzstella Koschel Retired
12 Honda Accord 1990 1,002,507 miles Joe LoCicero Active
13 Saab 900SPG 1989 1,001,385 miles Peter Gilbert Retired
14 Volvo 740 GLE 1988 1,000,899 miles Vic Dres Unknown
15 Honda Accord Wagon 1993 1,000,000 miles Gordon Bearss Unknown
16 Dodge Ram 2500 1996 1,000,000 miles Dan Edelman Unknown
17 Volvo 240 1987 1,000,000 miles Selden cooper Active
18 Civic LX* 2006 1,000,000 miles Paul Habib, Jr. Active
19 Toyota T100 1995 1,000,000 miles Nancy Richardson Retired
20 Toyota Tundra 2007 1,000,000 miles Victor Sheppard Retired
21 Honda Accord EX Wagon 1994 998,419 miles Mike Wein Active
22 Porsche 356# 1964 982,000 miles Guy Newmark Unknown
23 Lexus LS400 1996 897,000 miles Matt Farath Active
24 Mustang 1968 850,729 miles Carol Marini Retired
25 Toyota Camry* 1992 810,889 miles Lloyd E. Unknown
26 Ford F-100 1964 804,000 miles Bruce Olsen Unknown
27 Toyota Tacoma 2008 732,000 miles Mike Neal Active
28 Porsche 911 Turbo 1976 725,202 miles William MacEachern Active
29 Chevy Avalanche 2002 703,605 miles Fred/Ann Active
30 Chevy Suburban 1500 1999 702,000 miles Robert Ralummus Active
31 Mustang GT 1989 700,000 miles Shirley Fender Unknown
32 VW GOlf Mk4 TDI 2003 695,950 miles Jerry Baustian Active
33 Mercedes-Benz 300D 1990 689,722 miles Robert Miles Unknown
34 Honda Accord EX 1992 638,168 miles Ken Chan Active
35 Toyota Corolla 2010 630,802 miles Mark Miller Toyota Active
36 Toyota Landcruiser-80 Series 2004 621,371 miles Collin Muddle Unknown
37 Ford F-150 1999 621,371 miles Walter Zawada Unknown
38 Toyota Avalon 2001 617,300 miles Mike Lipperman Active
39 Mercedes-Benz 1989 588,648 miles Terry Garland Retired
40 Honda Accord EX-L 2007 579,000 miles Derek Suckling Active
41 Volvo V70 D5 SE 2004 575,574 miles Simon Marshall Active
42 Chevy Silverado 2003 568,059 miles Steven Stokes Active
43 Hyundai Sonata 2001 500, 750 miles Paul Silva Active
44 Mercedes-Benz 300GD 1990 556,000 miles Gunther Holtorf Retired
45 Toyota 4Runner 2004 554,000 miles Sandy Ruben Active
46 Subaru Impreza 2000 547,000 miles Mike Metzler Unknown
47 VW Beetle 1998 539,000 miles Alice Mannion Updated
48 Acura Legend 1994 534,423 miles Tyson Hugie Active
49 Toyota Corolla 2007 534,000 miles Jim White Active
50 Audi A6 Quattro 1994 523, 000 miles Brian Greenslade Unknown

                                                                                                     *Orange – New Entry

                                                                    *Green – Moved up in Rank or updated

Vehicles Outside the Top Fifty

Subaru Legacy 1994 516, 000 miles Peter Carbee Unknown
Skoda Octavia 2002 512, 123 miles Unknown Unknown
Corvette* 1963 511, 000 miles Steve Stone Active
Subaru DL 1981 510, 000 miles Mike Chase Unknown
Volkswagen Golf Mark IV 1.9tdi 2001 507, 759 miles Roy Dyson Unknown
Toyota Yaris 2007 506, 000 miles Jameel Hosein Active
Acura TSX 2005 501, 686 miles Josh Clymer Active
Corvette 1965 500,000 miles autoedit (reddit user) Active
Honda Fit 2007 500, 000 miles Lori Duewell Unknown
Lancia 2000 1975 500, 000 miles Gianfranco Calissoni Unknown
Volkswagen Jetta T1.8 2001 500, 000 miles Matt Marion Retired
Chevrolet S-10 2003 500,000 miles Larry Hansen Active
Toyota Camry 2005 500,000 miles Rosicella Flores Active

*multiple engines were used.
#Engine was re-built at least once.

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    1. Toyota 4runner 1999 @ 462,000 and going! Bought if off ebay as 2nd owner and have done regular maintenance, some suspension work due to worn out parts but nothing out of the ordinary. GREAT vehicle and looking forward to surpassing the 500k mark in the summer of 2019!

  1. I have a 2000 Toyota Camry that I drive every day for work. It has 501,376 miles currently … and counting. Original engine and transmission.

  2. hall of famer
    Jos Vaillancourt 1963 Plymouth Fury
    with a slant 6 who used it for living as a taxi
    had a very dammageable accident.The Fury has been totally restored and resting in a museum in province of Québec with more than 1.6 million miles…Canadian record

  3. Dear Jasohill, when was the last time the mileage (3,173,895 miles) of Mr. Irv Gordon updated ? What is his current reading ?

    1. That is a great question. The last time I updated his mileage, I think it was around May or June. I’m pretty sure it’s much higher now. I’ll have to do a quick search and check.

      1. Any update on Irv Gordon’s current mileage reading ? After all, his Volve P1800 is a flagship highmiler.

  4. Got a 2005 f150 with 482,000 plus miles and going. Change the oil between 10 and 15000 miles and only change the transmission one time, one alternator, ac, radiator. Work the snot out of it and pull heavest stuff i can with it. Obd is his name. Best work truck i ever owned. Looking foward to making the list.

  5. I have a 2002 Honda CR-V with 239,245 miles. Hoping for at least .5K before deciding if I want to look for a newer vehicle – gas milage is dropping.

    Lesli in Racine, WI

  6. I’m getting close with my 1997 Saturn SL1 (yes, a Saturn). Just clicked over 451K and she’s still going as strong as you would expect a Saturn to get. Typically 40 mpg (5 speed), original engine, burns a little oil, but that gives me room for Slick 50 every 10K or so. Hope to be reporting out 500K soon.

  7. My Camry is now at 325k miles. To my knowledge, orig eng and tran. Bought used after it was totaled by insurance for rear end damage. It has been totaled by insurance at least twice since, but good mechanical maintenance has paid off. I just dropped by to see what I might be able to expect! I’ll get back in touch after another couple hundred thousand miles!

  8. 2002 honda accord lx special edition 2.3L vtec auto trans. all numbers matching car . no issues at all . just do regular maintenance and such . Still pulls 130mph++ . love this car . her name is Jane . 314,398 miles and is in perfect running order .

  9. Interesting list.. although I noticed that all the vehicles with 500,000 are at least 10 years old, some older.. My civic has 300,000 and is a 2015..

  10. Love the site and the list! Is there anyway to add info like the exact model specs, engine size, etc. I would love to use this list to buy my next car!

  11. I have a 2006 Honda Civic EX, purchased in December 2005 with 313,000 miles & it’s still running great! I’ve replaced the starter twice & most of everything only once from normal wear & tear. Engine block was replaced twice due to recall. I look forward to how far my baby will take me. I love my car!

  12. Toyotas are awesome. My 2006 Toyota Tundra V6 has an amazing 793,477 miles with the original engine still humming. Regular maintenance is the key. Looking forward to hitting 1,000,000 and then some. A/C still freezing.

  13. My 2007 Hyundai Vericruz is at 248,230 I purchased my baby new, and have driven every mile on it. I have had no major issues, and normal maintenance is all she ever needs. Regular oil changes, brakes, tires, and recall service. I couldn’t be happier, and look forward to the next 250k

  14. I intend to buy Honda Civic 2008 in Jan 2019 with about 80k in the odometer.
    Mr. Paul Habib Jr. is an inspiration to me and everyone else to save money and keep the car till retirement and beyond.

    Latest model cars are overpriced and a piece of junk imo, compared to the rugged cars of the past.

  15. I work at Germain Honda of Ann Arbor, MI. I want to get into contact with everyone in the community! My goals is to have as many of my customers as possible join the high mileage club!

    We just launched what we call “The Germain Advantage”

    It’s a FREE Lifetime Powertrain Warranty on every single 2018/19 Honda!

    With your community being what it is I’d love to have the chance to see dozens and dozens more added to the Hall of Fame!

    734-327-1545 – Desk
    brock.bachelder – IG

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