Archive | January, 2008

GM’s Rick Wagoner: HUMMER doesn’t mean “Big”

16. January 2008

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During a recent sit down with about 20 online journalists at the Detroit Auto Show (which HummerGuy.net was excited to be a part of, courtesy of GM!), General Motors CEO Rick Wagoner took questions on a variety of subjects. While answering a question on the new Chevy Volt and environmental progress at GM, Wagoner conceded […]

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HUMMER HX Concept Revealed

14. January 2008

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(Also: Search for the most recent HX news, and check out our HX Information database) After much anticipation, HUMMER revealed their newest HX concept to the masses via the Detroit Auto Show. Loud music, lights, and men repelling from the rafters helped welcome the HUMMER HX to the stage. The HX brings a more youthful […]

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GM Style Event Rocks Detroit – Video

12. January 2008

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We knew it was going to be a good party, but we didn’t know it was going to be THIS good. GM brought out the star power to the second annual GM Style event, which kicks off the press preview to the Detroit Auto Show. Mary J. Blige, Maroon 5, and Kid Rock all performed […]

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LIVE Chat with HUMMER HX Designer – Sunday!

11. January 2008

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A rare and exciting opportunity will come this Sunday when one of newest members of HUMMER’s design team will be taking YOUR questions during a live chat. Robert Jablonski is teaming up with GM Next — a new website created by GM to open discussion about the automotive industry and where it’s going — to […]

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HUMMER at NAIAS – Detroit Auto Show Preview

11. January 2008

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There’s only one reason brave the streets of Detroit in January – the North American International Auto Show – or as most people call it, the Detroit Auto Show. With over 6000 press expected to attend this weekend, it’s one of the most popular venues automakers use to announce new concepts and ideas of where […]

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Newly Released Team HUMMER Baja Video

11. January 2008

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Here is some new footage of Team HUMMER barreling through the Baja peninsula, narrowly dodging awestruck locals, during the 2007 SCORE International Baja 1000. You’d think that they may have signs pointing the way to go, but hey, two guys frantically pointing in the middle of the road seem to work just fine. Team HUMMER […]

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GM to Launch HUMMER in India in 2008 – Maybe

10. January 2008

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CNN Money is reporting that General Motors said today that it may start importing HUMMER and Cadillac vehicles to India. Although, the key word is ‘may.’ Back in November of 2006 GM announced the same thing, only to retract that announcement a few days later. Perhaps GM was looking for a more positive response and […]

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HUMMER HX Concept: Official Pictures

8. January 2008

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We’ve just come across these these pictures over at the Elcova Discussion forums, HummerForums.com – and they’re official images of the HUMMER HX that will be shown at the Detroit Auto Show this weekend. GM didn’t want you to see them for another week or so, but someone decided they couldn’t wait (it wasn’t me!)! […]

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Dakar Rally Canceled, Robby Gordon’s HUMMERs Sidelined

8. January 2008

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The Dakar race lasts for 16 days and traverses nearly 6,000 miles of Africa’s wildest terrain. A Vatican newspaper calls it “the bloody race of irresponsibility;” understandably so, with nearly 50 deaths in the race’s 29 year history. According to The New York Times, that danger is part of Dakar’s allure. However, the race was […]

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HUMMER H3 Chases Motorbike Through Dallas

6. January 2008

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Normally the only time I anything from the show Walker Texas Ranger is when Conan O’Brien pulls his clip lever. However, I found this clip of a HUMMER H3 chasing down a motorbike from the show pretty amusing. Just like Conan’s clips, I don’t really have much background into what’s going on in the show […]

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HUMMER H3 Awarded “Best Car of 2007”

5. January 2008

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Piers Ward from Top Gear is giving the HUMMER H3 top honors by naming it the “Best Car of 2007.” However, Ward’s sole reason for naming the H3, is that “if you’ve got a blog to write, nothing else gives you as much to say as this car does. Or gives other people as much […]

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