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Prindville Electric Hummer was launched in the U.K.

Prindville Electric Hummer was launched in the U.K.

The Prindville Electric Hummer has been recently launched in the United Kingdom where the model ha a base starting price set at 25,000 GBP. According to the company, this is actually the first customized electric vehicle in the United Kingdom and the model has been designed for daily city commuter […]

Hummer H2 driven into an icy lake

Hummer H2 driven into an icy lake

A powerful Hummer H2 has been recently driven into an icy lake in Washington, United States, after it was stolen and eventually abandoned. Where ever there will be exotic cars, or powerful and kind of rare ones in this case, there will also be some pretty “interesting” accidents, this is […]

It’s official: Hummer is dead!

It’s official: Hummer is dead!

Yes, it’s true. The last Hummer H3 rolled out of General Motors’ production facility in Shreveport, Louisiana last Monday, culminating the official end of one of America’s most iconic SUVs. H3 production had been idled during the company’s bankruptcy, but GM resumed production in April to fulfill a fleet order […]

GM recalling Hummer models

GM recalling Hummer models

General Motors said Wednesday that it is recalling all Hummer H3s produced since the 2006 model year to fix a portion of the hood that can detach during driving. The voluntary recall affects 164,190 Hummer H3s and H3Ts in the U.S. and 198,404 worldwide. The auto maker also is recalling […]

GM, Tengzhong delay Hummer sale deadline

GM, Tengzhong delay Hummer sale deadline

General Motors and Sichuan Tengzhong Heavy Industrial Machinery Co. agreed to extend until the end of February the deadline for a deal to sell the Hummer brand of sport-utility vehicles, officials said. The definitive agreement for the sale of the Hummer brand to Chengdu, China-based Sichuan Tengzhong, announced Oct. 9, […]

GM to halt Hummer production pending sale to China

GM to halt Hummer production pending sale to China

General Motors will halt Hummer production next week at its Louisiana plant until sale of the brand to a Chinese company is completed, The Associated Press reported. Kevin Wale, president of G.M.’s China Group, said, meanwhile, that he was optimistic, but uncertain, the Hummer deal would be approved by Chinese […]

Regulators likely to OK Hummer sale to Chinese firm

Regulators likely to OK Hummer sale to Chinese firm

Kevin Wale, the president of General Motors China operations, said today that he’s optimistic that Chinese regulators will approve the sale of Hummer to a Chinese company. China-based Sichuan Tengzhong Heavy Industrial Machinery Co. reached a deal in October with GM to acquire the Hummer brand, part of GM’s effort […]

Hummer adds biofuel capability to H3

Hummer adds biofuel capability to H3

HUMMER announced today updates to the 2010 HUMMER H3 and H3T midsize all-terrain vehicles including the addition of three new exterior colors and an available E85 Flex Fuel capable 5.3L V8 engine as part of its commitment to offer a biofuel powertrain in all body styles by 2010. Both H3-based […]

Ministry orders Tengzhong’s 2nd application

Ministry orders Tengzhong’s 2nd application

China’s commerce ministry has turned down Tengzhong’s initial application for the acquisition of Hummer from General Motors and ordered a detailed new one. The renewed application is meant to state the exact assets Tengzhong plans to get from Hummer, reported Shanghai Securities News today. This report is in response to […]

Tengzhong submits no application yet for Hummer

Tengzhong submits no application yet for Hummer

China’s commerce ministry has not yet received an application from heavy machinery maker Tengzhong for the acquisition of the Hummer brand from General Motors, media reported today, citing an official. “The Ministry of Commerce has not received any formal application from Tengzhong,” the ministry’s spokesman Yao Jian told reporters at […]