Archive | January, 2007

PHOTOS: Limited Edition 2007 Victory Red Hummer H2!!

31. January 2007

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Up until now we haven’t seen photos of the completed 2007 Limited Edition Victory Red Hummer H2 – now, autoblog has posted some great pictures of the SUT version. The Hummers should be hitting dealerships in a matter of weeks – many of which are already sold. This is the most popular color Hummer has […]

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Certified Pre-Owned Hummers get low APR

30. January 2007

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Good news for folks looking for a pre-owned Hummer. From now until April 3rd, 2007 – Certified Pre-Owned Hummer buyers will get reduced APRs. If approved under GMAC’s S, A, or B-tier — customers are eligible for 3.9% (up to 36 months), 4.9% (up to 48 months) and 5.9% (up to 60 months) on all […]

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Rush Hour: Humvee Style (Hummer owner’s dream)

26. January 2007

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So how many times do you wish you could drive like this? This is some footage of a Humvee traveling down a street in Iraq. You can tell which drivers have seen a Humvee in their rear view before and get the heck out of the way. It’s a little scary, though – the reason […]

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Hummers to get new and improved key fob in 2008?

26. January 2007

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GM has introduced a cool new toy which may be coming to Hummers in model year 2008. Coming in April of this year, it’s a newly designed key fob that lets you do a multitude of tasks while away from your vehicle. The fob will allow owners to check tire pressure in each tire, the […]

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2006 Hummer H3 Long Term Road Test and Review: #2

25. January 2007

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The nice people at Fourwheeler.com have just released their newest review in their four part series, testing long-term use of the Hummer H3. The reviewers liked that it had the small (37 ft) turning radius, which they said was helpful both on the trail and in tight parking lots. They also had it in extreme […]

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Hummer H3 Roof Marker Lamps Now Available

24. January 2007

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It’s the news that many current Hummer H3 owners have been waiting for – the Roof Marker Lamp assembly is once again available. Hummer made the announcement in the middle of December, but it wasn’t until yesterday that the updated components reached dealerships. They were originally on quarantine and could not be installed because of […]

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Hummer H3 Changes Design for Overseas Sales

23. January 2007

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We all know that the Hummer plant in South Africa is gearing up for production of the right-handed drive Hummer H3 to be distributed in all the non-US markets. GM has now released pictures of what the non-US version will look like and some changes that had to be adapted. I suspect many of the […]

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$1.25 Million bid fetches CNN’s ‘Overhauled” Hummer H1

21. January 2007

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The day before the charity auction, organizers were “optimistically hoping” for the Hummer to go for 6 figures. Yesterday they were blown away when the founder of Remax, Dave Liniger, put in the final bid of $1 million. At that point, the business man he was bidding against, “turned around, he put his arms around […]

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CNN’s Hummer to be Auctioned Tomorrow (Saturday)!

19. January 2007

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CNN’s Hummer has spent time in Iraq, it’s been “Overhauled” on TLC, and now its up for grabs. Late last year CNN announced its plans to put the recently restored Hummer on the auction block — and give the proceeds to the Fisher House Foundation — a group that builds homes for families of hospitalized […]

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Hummer Delivers over 66,000 Vehicles in 2006

18. January 2007

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Hummer proved that high gas prices and political turmoil wouldn’t slow them down in 2006 — sales numbers are up nearly 25% from the year before. Total Hummer sales hit 66,617 – and over 50,000 of those were Hummer H3s. The increase in sales makes Hummer one of the truck industry’s fastest growing brands. Now, […]

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Ice Storm Doesn’t Slow Down Dallas Hummer Drivers

16. January 2007

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It’s rare to have freezing temperatures in Dallas, and it’s even more unlikely to have both freezing temperatures mixed with rain. The recent ice-storm hit some areas in Texas harder than others, but the DFW area got its fair share of poor conditions. However, you won’t find many Dallas Hummer owners hunkering down in their […]

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