Archive | September, 2008

Transformers Movie HUMMER H3T Spotted Again

29. September 2008

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Transformers Movie HUMMER H3T Spotted Again

Thanks to a tipster, we’ve got our hands on another HUMMER H3T prop from the Transformers movie. They’ve been spotted a couple times in Arizona before, and now with more detail on the door logos. This was shot near Phoenix, Arizona. Nice spotting – thanks, Hyrum!

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Team HUMMER Wins Big at Silver State 300

28. September 2008

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This past weekend, Team HUMMER was determined to keep their class leads in ‘Best in the Desert’ points race. Chad Hall took second place in the #4111 HUMMER H3 Alpha while brother Josh and father Rod took first in the #8111 HUMMER H2 SUT and #3111 H3 respectively. The battle is never easy, and this […]

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First 2009 HUMMER H3T Commercial

25. September 2008

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We’ve gotten our hands on the very first HUMMER H3T commercial called “The Open” set to hit regular air next week. The spot shows different HUMMER enthusiast readying for various outdoor battles. Enjoy the clip – you’ll see it here first!

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HUMMER Brand Officially for Sale

24. September 2008

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General Motors announced today that the company is putting the HUMMER brand up for sale along with a manufacturing plant in France. According to GM’s treasurer Walter Borst, the company hopes to distribute sales material on the two assets in October. The two assets combined are said to be worth between $2 billion and $4 […]

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Vandal Admits to Damaging 5 HUMMERs, Supporting Sierra Club and Green Peace

22. September 2008

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The Dallas area HUMMER Vandal that was caught red handed last week has admitted to vandalizing four other HUMMER H2s over the last three months. 72 year old James Andrew Jeppe also admitted to being a member of the Sierra Club and Green Peace. The police report released today gave some insight to Jeppe’s character […]

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Dallas Fort Worth HUMMER Vandal Arrested

19. September 2008

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Dallas Fort Worth HUMMER Vandal Arrested

After a few days of media coverage, the DFW HUMMER vandal that was caught red handed on surveillance cameras is out on $1000 bail after turning himself in to local authorities. 72 year old James Andrew Jeppe was identified by several tipsters on Thursday before surrendering Friday. The Fort Worth Star Telegram reports that Jeppe […]

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Bob Lutz: Chevy Volt could run on HUMMER Power

18. September 2008

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Bob Lutz: Chevy Volt could run on HUMMER Power

We’ve found a little clip to set your weekend off on a good note. Last night, GM VP of design Bob Lutz (the same VP that said global warning was a crock!) was on the Colbert Report. Lutz was brought on the program to talk about GM’s new electric vehicle, the Chevy Volt. In typical […]

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HUMMER Recreation Rescue Aids Florida Trails

17. September 2008

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HUMMER Recreation Rescue Aids Florida Trails

The Ocala National Forrest in Florida is the latest recreation area to benefit from HUMMER’s Recreation Rescue program, which helps maintain off-road trails around the country. High temperatures, thunderstorms, and ‘hoards of bugs’ weren’t enough to keep the nearly 70 volunteers from performing basic trail maintenance and installing signage throughout the 81-mile trail. “The volunteers […]

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Geezer HUMMER Vandal Caught on Camera, Loose in DFW

16. September 2008

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Geezer HUMMER Vandal Caught on Camera, Loose in DFW

This isn’t the first time we’ve heard of a HUMMER vandal, and it won’t be the last, but this is the first time that we’ve seen crystal clear video evidence of the dirty deed (video below). We first would have expected to find some punk kid or a 20-something holier-than-thou hybrid driver behind the vandalism, […]

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General Motors Turns 100 Tuesday

15. September 2008

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General Motors, HUMMER’s parent company (at least for now), is turning 100 tomorrow. To celebrate, several online events will be held on Tuesday including an online chat with some of GM’s top brass. I’m guessing that any questions about HUMMER will be filtered through the moderators, but you never know. Here is a breakdown for […]

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General Motors Arranging HUMMER Sales Docs

15. September 2008

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General Motors Arranging HUMMER Sales Docs

Speaking in Detroit today, General Motor’s president and COO Fritz Henderson said that GM expects to give financial information to prospective buyers in the next few weeks. Henderson maintained that he would like to wrap up a sale by the end of 2008, but expects the process will most likely take until early 2009. “I […]

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