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Raser’s 100 MPG Electric HUMMER H3 Offroads in Moab

Thursday, April 15, 2010

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Curious what Raser Technologies may have had in mind for the HUMMER brand and how the vehicles may perform off-road? Check out this video from the 2010 Easter Jeep Safari Run when the crew from Raser took out their 100 MPG electric H3 with virtually zero emissions out on the rocks.

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Utah’s Raser Technologies Involved in HUMMER Brand Bidding

Thursday, May 21, 2009

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Utah’s Raser Technologies Involved in HUMMER Brand Bidding

Raser Technologies, the same Utah-based company that was instrumental in designing the 100 MPG Electric HUMMER H3, is reportedly one of the companies bidding to purchase HUMMER from General Motors according to KSL TV in Utah, who spoke with Raser CEO Brent Cook. The Raser Technologies team was in Washington DC earlier this week showing […]

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EX-HUMMER CEO: Hybrid HUMMER Was Ready

Thursday, March 24, 2011

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EX-HUMMER CEO: Hybrid HUMMER Was Ready

Jim Taylor was the last in a line of top HUMMER execs, and piloted the brand through it’s last two years in existance with General Motors. He understood what the brand was about, and had engaged directly with enthusiasts – including HummerGuy.net. According to a new interview with Edmunds.com, Taylor says that the Hybrid HUMMER […]

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Senator Roland Burris to Investigate GM’s Handling of HUMMER Deal

Monday, April 12, 2010

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Senator Roland Burris to Investigate GM’s Handling of HUMMER Deal

Illinois Senator Roland Burris will investigate General Motors’s handling of HUMMER this week following reports that GM had left viable bids on the table. Late Monday, a member of Burris’s staff confirmed to HummerGuy.net that the Senator planned to look into the matter this week. Senator Burris wasn’t able to attend the Save HUMMER Summit […]

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GM Turned Down Credible American Buyer for HUMMER Brand. Twice.

Thursday, April 8, 2010

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GM Turned Down Credible American Buyer for HUMMER Brand. Twice.

General Motors reportedly had two credible offers from American company Raser Technologies to purchase the HUMMER brand prior to its decision to shut down the brand completely. One before GM decided to proceed with a deal to China’s Tengzhong and one after that deal fell apart. While neither anyone at GM or Raser has been […]

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HUMMER CEO Responds to Enthusiast Questions

Tuesday, September 8, 2009

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HUMMER CEO Responds to Enthusiast Questions

We had a terrific response to our first “Ask Jim” segment, in which readers got to submit their questions to HUMMER’s CEO Jim Taylor. Jim was a little tied up with negotiations last week, but was able to respond to the queries this week. He addressed concerns about diesel models in the U.S., International sales, […]

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100 MPG Hybrid HUMMER H3 to Unveil in Detroit

Monday, April 13, 2009

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100 MPG Hybrid HUMMER H3 to Unveil in Detroit

The Society of Automotive Engineers World Congress (sounds prestigious!) is set to meet next week in Detroit, and among the vehicles on display will be a hybrid HUMMER H3 that gets over 100 MPG. The Hybrid HUMMER is a project between advanced powertrain maker FEV Inc and Utah-based Raser Technologies. The H3 is being called […]

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