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Was The Hummer H3 Actually A Decent 4×4 Unjustly Killed By GM? 19
Jan
Posted by Sergiu Tudose in Film, HUMMER, Hummer H3, Hummer Videos, reviews, video on 01 19th, 2018


Back in 2005, when GM first started producing the Hummer H3, it was pretty much the only military-inspired off-roader you could buy on a family SUV budget.
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Speeding Audi A8 T-Bones Hummer Limo, Both Drivers At Fault? 5
Jan
Posted by Sergiu Tudose in Accidents, audi, Audi A8, Dashcam, HUMMER, limo, Offbeat News, Russia, video on 01 5th, 2018


Despite the Audi having the right of way, had it not been speeding, the Hummer might have had time to clear the intersection.

That’s not to say that whoever was behind the wheel of that old A8 was more to blame than the limo driver. The latter should have paid more attention, without assuming that any incoming traffic would stick to the speed limit.

However, it almost seems as though the driver of the Audi didn’t brake as hard as they could/should have once they noticed the Hummer poking its nose where it didn’t belong.

This crash is a perfect example of why people should slow down at intersections, even if they have the right of way, have a green light and even if they’re not speeding. You never know who’s out there not paying attention.

As for the impact itself, we could call it moderate. Let’s hope the person driving the Audi was wearing a seat belt.

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Tesla Model X And Hummer H2 Engage In A Tug Of War 22
Dec
Posted by Cristian Gnaticov in Film, HUMMER, Hummer H2, Hummer Videos, Offbeat News, Tesla, Tesla Model X, Tesla Videos, video on 12 22nd, 2017


The Tesla Model X has already proved its credentials by offering a very good electric range, and being surprisingly faster than some supercars on the drag strip.

It also confirmed that it’s not afraid to get mud on that expensive body, or take its chances on sand, but how does it fare against a true off-roader such as the Hummer H2?

For this adventure, the two very different SUVs haven’t been taken on a challenging terrain, as they remained on the comfort of the asphalt, for a good old-fashioned tug of war game, split into three different rounds.

This is where the Tesla Model X’s instant electric torque should have made a difference, but the road surface was either wet or icy, so it quickly became a grip challenge, as whichever vehicle lost traction first, lost.

However, we do know that the EV had no trouble in showing a Toyota Land Cruiser who’s boss on snow, so surely the Hummer H2 could not have driven away victorious. Or could it?

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AM General Suing Call Of Duty Developers Over HMMWV Usage 8
Nov
Posted by Michael Gauthier in Games, HUMMER, Military Vehicles, Reports on 11 8th, 2017


Most people might not know what a High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle is but if you asked them about a HUMVEE or HMMWV, they’ll probably understand.

The vehicle is one of the most iconic military machines in the world and it is one of AM General’s best known products. As a result, the company is pretty protective of the vehicle and recently filed a lawsuit against Activision Blizzard Inc for incorporating its trademarks into various video games without permission.

According to Reuters, AM General is upset that HMMWVs are prominently featured in video games such as the Call of Duty series as well as toys and books that Activision licenses out to third parties. The success of the series shouldn’t be underestimated as Call of Duty became the world’s largest console franchise in 2016 and sales topped 250 million units last year which resulted in more than $15 billion in revenue.

The automaker says these profits come at the “expense of AM General and consumers who are deceived into believing that AM General licenses the games or is somehow connected with or involved in the creation of the games.” AM General has been in discussions with Activision for over a year but decided to go the legal route after the talks failed to result in a settlement.

The lawsuit is asking for compensatory, punitive, and triple damages. It will be heard in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

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AM General Is Selling More Hummer H1s Now Than GM Ever Did 1
Oct
Posted by Carscoops Staff in HUMMER, Hummer H1, Hummer Videos, Military Vehicles, video on 10 1st, 2017


Given that General Motors shut down the Hummer brand over seven years ago, you'd think that the vehicle that started it all would be long since out of production. But you'd be mistaken.
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AM General Is Selling More Hummer H1s Now Than GM Ever Did 1
Oct
Posted by Carscoops Staff in HUMMER, Hummer H1, Hummer Videos, Military Vehicles, video on 10 1st, 2017


Given that General Motors shut down the Hummer brand over seven years ago, you'd think that the vehicle that started it all would be long since out of production. But you'd be mistaken.
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Check Out Arnold Schwarzenegger’s New Hummer H1 EV 20
Sep
Posted by Michael Gauthier in celebrities, Electric Vehicles, HUMMER, Hummer H1 on 09 20th, 2017


Kreisel Electric has teamed up with Arnold Schwarzenegger to unveil the world's first electric Hummer H1.
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Tupac Shakur’s Hummer H1 To Be Auctioned For The Second Time 9
Aug
Posted by Brad Anderson in auction, celebrities, Galleries, HUMMER, Hummer H1, Trucks on 08 9th, 2017


The 1996 Hummer H1 once owned by rapper Tupac Shakur will be auctioned off for the second time in 18 months on August 17.
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Bob Lutz Has Started Building Hummer H1s And Selling Them To China 9
May
Posted by Brad Anderson in china, HUMMER, Hummer H1, Reports, VLF on 05 9th, 2017


Former General Motors vice chairman Bob Lutz has remained out of the news for quite some time but it has just been revealed that he is continuing to frolic in the automotive world by building Hummer H1s and selling them in Africa, Europe, the Middle East and China.
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Bob Lutz Has Started Building Hummer H1s And Selling Them To China 9
May
Posted by Brad Anderson in china, HUMMER, Hummer H1, Reports, VLF on 05 9th, 2017


Former General Motors vice chairman Bob Lutz has remained out of the news for quite some time but it has just been revealed that he is continuing to frolic in the automotive world by building Hummer H1s and selling them in Africa, Europe, the Middle East and China.
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Watch An A-10 Warthog Destroy A Humvee Drone 19
Mar
Posted by Carscoops Staff in Airplane, HUMMER, Military Vehicles, video on 03 19th, 2017


The A-10 Thunderbolt isn't the newest jet in the US Air Force inventory. It's not the fastest, the flashiest, or the most expensive. It can't break the sound barrier, and it has no stealth capabilities. But it is very good at one thing: destroying things on the ground.
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Is The Hummer H2 The Most Embarrassing Car You Can Drive? 2
Mar
Posted by Sergiu Tudose in HUMMER, Hummer H2, Hummer Videos, reviews, video on 03 2nd, 2017


Unless you're a professional athlete and you own a time machine to get yourself to the mid-2000s, driving around in a Hummer H2 makes about as much sense as building a monster truck out of a Toyota Prius.
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Mystery Military Convoy Spotted Carrying ‘Trump’ Flag 2
Feb
Posted by Sergiu Tudose in HUMMER, Hummer Videos, Military Vehicles, Offbeat News, video on 02 2nd, 2017


This mystery Humvee convoy was spotted in Kentucky down Interstate 65 through Louisville on Sunday morning, and no branch of the military has yet to claim it.
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Watch As The Military Parachute Eight Humvees From A Plane! 1
Aug
Posted by Brad Anderson in HUMMER, Hummer Videos, video on 08 1st, 2016


Do you remember that rather famous scene from Furious 7 where a number of cars parachuted out of a plane? Well those scenes were inspired by what the military has been doing for years, sending all manner of vehicles into the sky around the world.
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Tupac’s Hummer H1 Sold For More Than $330,000 23
May
Posted by Cristian Gnaticov in auction, celebrities, HUMMER, Hummer H1, used cars on 05 23rd, 2016


While estimated to fetch $100,000, the 1996 Hummer H1, originally purchased by Tupac Shakur, went under the hammer for more than three times the price.
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