27. April 2012

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China’s Dongfeng Still Building Awful-Looking HUMMER Clones

China’s Dongfeng Still Building Awful-Looking HUMMER Clones

As early as 2007, Chinese Auto Manufacturer Dongfeng has been producing HUMMER knockoffs or clones. The tradition continued this week at the Beijing Auto Show, where Dongfeng introduced two more HUMMER knockoffs that are supposed to look like – and I’m taking my best guess here – the HX Concept and the H2. It started […]

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17. April 2012

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Ex-Employee Liquidating HUMMER Parts

Now’s your chance to own part of HUMMER history! Kind of. We were contacted by an ex-HUMMER employee who has found himself with a pile of parts he’s trying to get rid of. If you can follow the logic of the info and pricing after the jump, you may just come away with a hell […]

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25. February 2012

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HUMMER in 2012 – The Brand, The Vehicles, and The Customers

Even though I haven’t been updating the site as regularly as I had in the past, I still continue to see a lot of traffic and get a lot of questions via the contact page and the facebook page. So, I thought it may be time for a quick update on the status of HUMMER […]

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7. October 2011

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Lynch HUMMER Sells Dealership Building to Undisclosed Buyer

It was only a matter of time before Jim Lynch, owner of Lynch HUMMER in Missouri, sold his massive $7.5 million facility. Lynch first put the building up for sale in early 2009, and the latest asking price was $4.95 million before it was sold to an undisclosed buyer. Lynch HUMMER was the very first […]

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29. September 2011

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General Motors Still Using HUMMER to Push Fuel Cell Technology

This last week, officials from General Motors were in Newark, NJ to promote fueling stations for their fuel-cell electric vehicles – and instead of bringing a vehicle from their current lineup, they brought a hydrogen powered HUMMER H2. The technology is “real and it’s here today. Now we need to expand it to cover the […]

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28. June 2011

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HUMMERs, Large Vehicles Being Blamed for Traffic Fatalities

When an editorial is written on Slate.com (owned by the Washington Post), cites research from the University of California, Berkeley, and mentions HUMMERs – you can bet it it won’t be a glowing review of the brand’s unique styling and off-road prowess. Instead you’ll find obscure statistics that somehow suggest that larger vehicles, including HUMMERs, […]

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14. June 2011

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Rumor: Chinese Copycat Automaker to Produce HUMMER HX Lookalike

Rumor: Chinese Copycat Automaker to Produce HUMMER HX Lookalike

If there’s one thing the Chinese do well, it’s taking someone else’s idea and capitalizing on it in their anything-but capitalistic society. Chinese car manufactur Dongfeng, who already makes a Humvee knockoff, is rumored to be interested in producing a HUMMER HX lookalike. Below are some additional images provided by ChinaCarTimes on what the vehicle […]

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25. May 2011

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Joplin Teen Missing After Tornado Strikes HUMMER H3

Joplin Teen Missing After Tornado Strikes HUMMER H3

Update 5.28.2011: The following was posted on the Find Will Norton Facebook page late last night: “Everyone, tonight is a sad night for us. I’m sorry to tell you that Will was found but he was not alive. We are grieving deeply. It brightens our lives to know that even in his passing he touched […]

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22. May 2011

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Air Horn Upgrade for HUMMER H3 – HUMMERGuy.net Project Truck

Air Horn Upgrade for HUMMER H3 – HUMMERGuy.net Project Truck

With the addition of our H3’s on-board air system, we not only opened up the possibility of re-filling our tires after a day of off-roading without limping at 16PSI to the nearest shady gas station, we also opened up the possibility of adding a new safety feature: Air Horns. OK, I’ll admit, the horns are […]

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13. May 2011

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No Loyalty to GM from Orphan Brand Owners

Over three million Americans currently drive vehicles produced by one of three brands General Motors decided to shut down in the last couple years: HUMMER, Saturn, and Pontiac. GM is hoping to transition these customers into vehicles it currently produces, but the Wall Street Journal is reporting nearly 70% of those brand’s customers are opting […]

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24. March 2011

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EX-HUMMER CEO: Hybrid HUMMER Was Ready

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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