Archive | May, 2008

Four Wheeler’s Project HUMMER: Project Trail Hugger

14. May 2008

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Four Wheeler’s Project HUMMER: Project Trail Hugger

Four Wheeler has officially named their project H3 “Project Trail Hugger.” A fitting name – we like it! The most recent additions to their truck are both factory accessories – roof marker lamps and rocker panel protection. The rocker panels are extremely strong metal tubes that can help protect the body of the truck during […]

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Robbie Knievel to attempt HUMMER Jump at Texas Motor Speedway

13. May 2008

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Robbie Knievel to attempt HUMMER Jump at Texas Motor Speedway

In a little less than a month Robbie Knievel, son of the infamous Evel Knievel, will attempt to jump 20 HUMMER H2s at Texas Motor Speedway. The show is set to begin just prior to the Bombardier Learjet 550k IndyCar event on June 7th. “To me, the jump is all about the show for the […]

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2009 HUMMER H3T Spotted in Las Vegas

13. May 2008

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2009 HUMMER H3T Spotted in Las Vegas

The 2009 HUMMER H3T made a rare, out-of-auto-show appearance last week at the Red Rock Resort in Las Vegas. The hotel was hosting General Motors’ “fleet and commercial show,” and one of the bartenders at the resort snapped these pictures. GM had some other new vehicles on display including the ZR1 Corvette and the Chevy […]

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UAW Strike Keeps HUMMER Plants Idle

12. May 2008

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UAW Strike Keeps HUMMER Plants Idle

The UAW faithful at American Axle will soon be entering week 12 of their strike which has idled General Motors plants across the nation, including the HUMMER H2 plant in Mishawaka, IN and the HUMMER H3 plant in Shreveport, LA. I know many visitors to the site work at HUMMER dealerships and related businesses around […]

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Celebrate College Graduation with a New HUMMER

7. May 2008

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Celebrate College Graduation with a New HUMMER

HUMMER’s parent company General Motors is rolling out a new promotion for recent college graduates. New grads will now be eligible to receive ‘supplier pricing’ from GM, which is a decent discount – it’s the same discount that GM allows it’s employees to give out twice a month to a friend or family members. Here’s […]

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St. Louis Rams’ Chris Long named HUMMER’s top 2008 Rookie

1. May 2008

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St. Louis Rams’ Chris Long named HUMMER’s top 2008 Rookie

Prior to the NFL draft where the St. Louis Rams selected Chris Long as their second overall pick, HUMMER named long as the “Top Rookie” for 2008. The honor comes with benefits: the keys to a brand new 2008 HUMMER H2. Long received the keys on April 25th during a ceremony in Times Square. This […]

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