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Ask Jim Part 2: Future HUMMER Models

Tuesday, December 15, 2009

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Ask Jim Part 2: Future HUMMER Models

HUMMER’s CEO Jim Taylor answered questions about 2010 production and the possibility of diesel models in the U.S. in part 1 of the latest Ask Jim series – and today we’re bringing you more questions and answers about future models such as the H4. Included is Jim’s comment about having 5 new HUMMER models within […]

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Ask Jim Part 1: 2010 Production and Diesel HUMMER Models

Monday, December 14, 2009

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Ask Jim Part 1: 2010 Production and Diesel HUMMER Models

We’ve received the responses from the latest round of questions sent from HUMMERGuy.net readers to HUMMER’s CEO Jim Taylor, and the responses were so numerous it became necessary to split them up. We’ll start with the questions regarding 2010 HUMMER production and the possibility of diesel HUMMERs in the United States. Jim Taylor’s note to […]

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HUMMER: Five New or Revised Models in Five Years

Sunday, December 13, 2009

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HUMMER: Five New or Revised Models in Five Years

About a month ago we gathered questions from HummerGuy.net readers to pass along to HUMMER CEO Jim Taylor as part of our ongoing “Ask Jim” segment. We have the latest responses in, and will be bringing you Jim’s responses in a multi-part series this week. Why spread out so much? Because if you asked a […]

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HUMMER Purchase Approval Unlikely This Week

Wednesday, December 2, 2009

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HUMMER Purchase Approval Unlikely This Week

HUMMER’s self imposed goal of wrapping up the brand’s sale to Chinese company Tengzhong this week is unlikely to be fulfilled. In November, HUMMER CEO Jim Taylor said that approval process was expected to take four to six weeks, and the week of December 1st would mark week six. According to Reuters, the Chinese Ministry […]

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Team HUMMER’s Baja 1000 Wins Made Official

Monday, November 23, 2009

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Team HUMMER’s Baja 1000 Wins Made Official

You know it’s a pretty grueling race when out of a total field of 328 vehicles, only 185 even cross the finish line. Team HUMMER and Rod Hall Racing’s two H3s were not only in the group that made it through all 672 miles of the Baja 1000, their first place finishes have now been […]

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HUMMER Brand to Define Tagline, Increase Advertising, Build H4 and H5

Monday, November 16, 2009

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HUMMER Brand to Define Tagline, Increase Advertising, Build H4 and H5

HUMMER has some big changes in the near future, and that means it’s CEO Jim Taylor has a very large to-do list. On that list are kick-starting HUMMER sales, spending big on advertising, defining the “Like Nothing Else,” tagline, and increasing HUMMER’s product portfolio to include smaller vehicles like the H4 and H5. “All our […]

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HUMMER’s New Business Model to be Leaner, Faster

Monday, November 9, 2009

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HUMMER’s New Business Model to be Leaner, Faster

One good thing about buying a General Motors vehicle is that you know every single piece of the vehicle has undergone extensive tests for durability and performance. Unfortunately, the way GM conducts that process can take several years which significantly slows down the release of new features and new vehicles. HUMMER is looking to break […]

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HUMMER Announces 2010 H3, H3T Pricing

Saturday, November 7, 2009

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HUMMER Announces 2010 H3, H3T Pricing

With the very first 2010 units hitting U.S. dealerships, HUMMER rolled out its 2010 H3 and H3T model pricing late last week. Overall, the pricing remains largely unchanged from 2009. The 2010 H3 will have the exact same starting MRSP as the 2009 model at $33,390, and the H3T base price went up $165 from […]

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HUMMER to Refocus Brand on Capabilities, Resume Racing Contracts

Monday, November 2, 2009

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HUMMER to Refocus Brand on Capabilities, Resume Racing Contracts

HUMMER’s appearance at the 2009 SEMA show will be a defining moment for the off-road brand which becomes independent of parent company General Motors in the next few months. HUMMER will be showcasing four vehicles at the SEMA show this week, all focused on recreation and off-road performance. In addition to the concepts and racing […]

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HUMMER CEO Confirms $150 Million Price Tag

Sunday, November 1, 2009

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HUMMER CEO Confirms $150 Million Price Tag

HUMMER CEO Jim Taylor was in China recently where he did a TV interview with CCTV, and according to the report, Taylor said that the price of the purchase is around $150 million, making it the first time anyone official from GM or Tengzhong has mentioned dollar amounts. When asked why the brand wasn’t sold […]

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Ask Jim Round 2: HUMMER’s CEO Takes Your Questions

Wednesday, October 28, 2009

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Ask Jim Round 2: HUMMER’s CEO Takes Your Questions

If you missed our first Ask Jim feature where HUMMERGuy.net readers got to submit their questions to HUMMER’s CEO Jim Taylor, you now have a second chance. Jim answered a bunch of questions in the first round, so you may want to make sure your question isn’t a duplicate of what has already been asked. […]

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