Which car models are high-mileage vehicles? By high-mileage, we mean cars that can reach the 250,000 to 300,000-mile mark and still operate reliably. Do German cars fit the high-mileage category? More specifically, do VW and Audi models meet this designation?
The car site Oscaro did a blog post of 10 cars that are known to reach the 300,000-mile mark. The list includes the VW Jetta, Golf, and Corrado from the 1983 to 1999 model years. The MK2 and MK3 series are especially known for long-running capability. Another German model, the BMW 3 series from the 1981 to 1994 production years, topped the list as well.
In the auto site Mojo Motors, the Volkswagen Passat, both the sedan and wagon version, made the top 10-list for the compact car category. This vehicle has built a cult following over the years, and some owners have kept the vehicle beyond the typical 15-year car lifespan. Continue Reading →