Tag Archive | "Team HUMMER"

Rod Hall Returns to Baja 1000 with HUMMER H3

Thursday, November 15, 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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Rod Hall Orders First Humvee C-Series Kit Car

Monday, August 13, 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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Two U.S. Teams head to Morocco for Gazelle Rally, Both to Use HUMMERs

Tuesday, March 8, 2011

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Two U.S. Teams head to Morocco for Gazelle Rally, Both to Use HUMMERs

Last March we covered Emily Miller, professional off-road racer for Rod Hall Racing and Team HUMMER, while competing in the Moroccan desert in a HUMMER H3 for the Rallye Aïcha des Gazelles. A quick refresher on the event – women only, no GPS, no support crews, and 50+ checkpoints. Only driver and navigator, a compass, […]

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Rod Hall Racing Returns to Baja 1000 with HUMMER H1

Thursday, November 18, 2010

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Rod Hall Racing Returns to Baja 1000 with HUMMER H1

Rod Hall Racing, formerly “Team HUMMER,” will be returning to this year’s Baja 1000 race with a HUMMER in their fleet. Rod Hall, Sam Edgar, and Emily Miller will all take turns behind the wheel of the #861 H1 in the Stock Full Class. Hall brothers Josh and Chad will trade off driving duties with […]

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

Monday, February 22, 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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HUMMER Brand Sale On Track & Stage 10 Dakar Update

Tuesday, January 12, 2010

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While we’ve been spending most of our time covering Team HUMMER and Robby Gordon’s trek at the Dakar race, we haven’t brought you much in regards to General Motor’s plans to unload the HUMMER brand to China’s Sichuan Tengzhong – mainly because there haven’t been any updates other than GM’s CEO Ed Whitacre making a […]

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Team HUMMER: Halfway Through 2010 Dakar

Saturday, January 9, 2010

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Team HUMMER: Halfway Through 2010 Dakar

Racing on Friday, Team HUMMER and Robby Gordon wrapped up stage 7 of the 14-stage 2010 Dakar race in South America. After some strong stage finishes early, the team suffered some setbacks in the stages leading up to Saturday’s day of rest which marks the race’s halfway point. Gordon was running strong in stage 7, […]

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Team HUMMER and Robby Gordon Win Dakar Stage Four

Wednesday, January 6, 2010

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Team HUMMER and Robby Gordon Win Dakar Stage Four

After some minor struggles in the stages one through three, Robby Gordon and Team HUMMER has come through to win the fourth stage, finishing just one second in front of current race leader Stephane Peterhansel in the BMW. With the stage win, Gordon will move up one spot to eighth place overall. The Vanguard HUMMER […]

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Team HUMMER’s Final Countdown to 2010 Dakar

Thursday, December 31, 2009

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Team HUMMER’s Final Countdown to 2010 Dakar

As most around the world are putting the final details together on their New Year’s Eve party, Team HUMMER is about to go through technical inspection with three HUMMERs their fielding in the 2010 Dakar race. Team HUMMER had to move from their original preparation area near the hotel due to a noise ordinance and […]

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Robby Gordon and Team HUMMER Ready for 2010 Dakar

Sunday, December 27, 2009

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Robby Gordon and Team HUMMER Ready for 2010 Dakar

The start of the 2010 Dakar Rally in South America is just days away, and Robby Gordon and Team HUMMER are making their final preparations for the grueling race that starts January 1st. The Dakar rally will begin and end in Buenos Aires, with stages in both Argentina and Chile. The race was moved to […]

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Rod Hall and Team HUMMER Return to Baja 1000

Wednesday, November 18, 2009

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Rod Hall and Team HUMMER Return to Baja 1000

Following the close of the 2008 Baja racing season, HUMMER was forced to sever its ties to Rod Hall Racing (aka Team HUMMER) while General Motors undertook its “strategic review” of the brand. After GM came to a definitive agreement to sell HUMMER to Tengzhong, the brand announced its renewed commitment to Rod Hall Racing […]

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