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GMC to Dealers: Thoughts on Jeep Wrangler Competitor with Cues from HUMMER Brand?

1. February 2015

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GMC to Dealers: Thoughts on Jeep Wrangler Competitor with Cues from HUMMER Brand?

The HUMMER brand name may be gone – tossed out of General Motors’ portfolio along with Saturn and Pontiac, but rumors continue to swirl that may indicate the spirit of HUMMER still lives within the 2nd largest automaker in the world. The Latest News The latest is an article from The Wall Street Journal that […]

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GMC Inching Closer to Producing Jeep Wrangler Competitor

11. November 2014

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We’ve long talked about how HUMMER would make a resurgence under GM’s new structure, and it’s always centered around GMC. In fact, GM at one point considered never having HUMMER as a stand-alone brand, but rather releasing models under the GMC label (“e.g. GMC Moab). There were rumors in March about the GMC design studio […]

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In-Depth: General Motors Designing HUMMER-Like Vehicle In GMC Design Studio

3. March 2014

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Back in 2010 officials at General Motors said that releasing HUMMER models under the GMC badge was “discussed,” but that no plans existed to release any such vehicles “anytime soon.” Fast-forward four years and GMC designers are telling folks at The Car Guide that a vehicle following in HUMMER’s footsteps is currently being worked on. […]

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HUMMER in 2014: Retaining More Value than Any Other Vehicle

17. February 2014

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HUMMER in 2014: Retaining More Value than Any Other Vehicle

“I have to confess, we checked the numbers a few times on that one,” said the VP of Research for Canadian Black Book about the HUMMER H2 retaining more value than any other vehicle. Black Book is well known among dealers in the US and Canada as a leading source of vehicle values for dealer […]

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Ohio Fire Deparment Mods Old Humvee into Brush Fire Truck

2. August 2013

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Thanks to last year’s chicken dinner, the Plymouth Fire Department was able to mod an H1 into a fire-fighting tool used for brush fires. We’ve seen some rescue-type Humvee/HUMMER H1 vehicles in the past, but never with sprayers like this. Given all the brush fires we’ve seen in Texas this year, this doesn’t seem like […]

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Civilian HUMVEE to Debut at Non-Civilian, Military Event in Abu Dhabi

15. February 2013

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AM General announced today that it will officially unveil its civilian offering, the HUMVEE C-Series, at the International Defense Exhibition & Conference in Abu Dhabi next week. The venue and locale isn’t an odd place for AM General to be exhibiting, but the choice to unveil a civilian model on the other side of the […]

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Rod Hall Returns to Baja 1000 with HUMMER H3

15. November 2012

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HUMMER may not be an official sponsor of Rod Hall Racing anymore, but that won’t stop Rod from running an H3 from his collection in this year’s Baja 1000. The 2012 Baja 1000 the 45th running of the famed race, and Rod has entered in every one – and been quite successful. Hall has captured […]

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HUMMER Seeking “Ultimate Fan” for Social Media Interaction

12. November 2012

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General Motors may not have any staff devoted to HUMMER anymore since ending production several years ago, but they still own the brand name and the legacy – both of which are valuable assets. The social media agency in charge of managing the HUMMER website and facebook page, which we’ve been sharply critical of in […]

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AM General Confirms HUMVEE C-Series Kit Car, Reveals Pictures, Opens Ordering

30. October 2012

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AM General Confirms HUMVEE C-Series Kit Car, Reveals Pictures, Opens Ordering

Would you like your HUMVEE in Khaki, Green, or Sand? Nearly three months to the day, AM General is making official the (previously “speculated”) story of their first civilian offering in over a decade: The HUMVEE C-Series Kit Car. According to the official release, the C-Series will share many parts with the military HUMVEE body […]

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Humvee C-Series Prototype Reveal at SEMA 2012

30. September 2012

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In just 30 days, we may have our first look at the Humvee C-Series Kit Car from AM General. AM General is reportedly planning on using the aftermarket accessory and car customization show as the site to reveal the civilian-oriented kit car that has been in the works all year. We haven’t had confirmation from […]

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Rod Hall Orders First Humvee C-Series Kit Car

13. August 2012

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Rod Hall Orders First Humvee C-Series Kit Car

Off-road racing legend Rod Hall is no stranger to the HUMMER brand. In 1992, he heard a rumor that AM General wanted to race their new civilian vehicle simply called a “HUMMER” in the Baja 1000. Hall’s racing preference has always been production vehicles, and after a few meetings with AM General – Rod Hall […]

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