Archive | February, 2010

HUMMER CEO Compares Buyer Search to Speed Dating

26. February 2010

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“I call it very fast speed dating. We have to look at each other, see if we like each other and then get it done very quickly,” HUMMER CEO Jim Taylor told Automotive News regarding their search to find a buyer for the brand. The original plan to sell HUMMER to China’s Tengzhong fell through […]

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GM Evaluating Two New Offers for HUMMER Brand

25. February 2010

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GM Evaluating Two New Offers for HUMMER Brand

Just a day after announcing that their plan to sell the HUMMER brand to a Chinese company fell through, GM is reviewing two additional offers from the original pool of suitors. The Wall Street Journal is quoting sources familiar with the matter as saying the two latest suitors have previously submitted offers, but had originally […]

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HUMMER: It’s Not Over Yet

24. February 2010

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HUMMER: It’s Not Over Yet

GM announced Wednesday their plans to wind down the HUMMER brand after a failed attempt to unload the brand to a Chinese company – but for those quick to jump on the “R.I.P HUMMER” band wagon, here are a couple things to consider. First, HUMMER’s wind-down process is going to be similar to SAAB’s. We […]

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General Motors Announces Wind-Down of HUMMER Brand

24. February 2010

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After an unsuccessful attempt to sell the HUMMER brand to China’s Sichuan Tengzhong, General Motors announced today that it will begin an “orderly wind-down of HUMMER operations.” “One year ago, General Motors announced that we were going to divest HUMMER as part of focusing our efforts on Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac going forward. We […]

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Financing, Regulatory Obstacles Surface in HUMMER Deal

23. February 2010

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Financing, Regulatory Obstacles Surface in HUMMER Deal

(Updated 12:02 ET — Bloomberg is now reporting that GM has “failed to win approval from Chinese regulators to sell its Hummer brand to Sichuan Tengzhong Heavy Industrial Machinery Co.” At this point as the news is breaking, we think its important to note that we’ve heard no official word from any government or party […]

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U.S. Team Entering HUMMER H3 in Moroccan Offroad Race

22. February 2010

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U.S. Team Entering HUMMER H3 in Moroccan Offroad Race

No Cell Phones. No GPS. No trail support crew. Many offroad racers would say, “no thanks,” to such a race, but two American women are up to the challenge and traveling to Morocco in a few weeks to take on the Rally of the Gazelles – the only all-women offroad rally race in the world. […]

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Offroad Video: HUMMER Snow Run 2010

19. February 2010

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There were some great photos documenting the 11th Annual HUMMER snow run in Grayling, Michigan and now HUMMER has released a video on their facebook page (become a fan if you haven’t already). Enjoy!

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Free HUMMER iPhone Wallpapers

16. February 2010

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We know we have a fair number of iPhone users, so we decided to put together some HUMMER iPhone wallpapers. Everyone should be able to find one suitable to their liking with Alpha, H1, H2, H3, H3T, H3T Concept, HX Concept, and HUMMER logo options. Cheers! [nggallery id=37]

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Video: HUMMER Rescues City Snow Plow, Compact Owners Rejoice

9. February 2010

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Video: HUMMER Rescues City Snow Plow, Compact Owners Rejoice

No matter which U.S. coast you’re on, you probably get more a smug looks when you’re driving your HUMMER than those of us in the in the central areas. Typically the glances come from holier-than-thou compact car owners that don’t see any value in driving an off-road vehicle that doubles as a daily driver. That […]

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Amazing Custom HUMMER H3 is Battle Ready

4. February 2010

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We’ve seen our fair share of custom H3s – but this one is like nothing we’ve ever seen before. While perusing the forums over at Hummer X Club, we stumbled upon this battle-ready custom H3 build that looks like it could go toe-to-toe with any military HUMVEE. Start with an H3 Alpha, swap the door […]

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HUMMERGuy.net Project H3 Gets Gobi Stealth Rack

1. February 2010

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HUMMERGuy.net Project H3 Gets Gobi Stealth Rack

When it comes to rack options for the HUMMER H3, there are plenty that fit on the H3, but very few that are made for the H3. Among those specifically designed for the H3 is the Gobi rack, a rack as tough as it is good looking, and also our first choice for roof-top hardware. […]

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