The Mercedes-Benz G-Class is turning 40 this year. Indeed, the iconic German SUV originally hit the market in 1979. Also known as Geländewagen, it has received very few updates and changes over time, adding to its aura as a living automotive legend.
As you probably know, the 2019 model year ushers in a new generation (only the third overall!) and you can read our review here. The following photo gallery shows 40 years of G-Class tradition and excellence.