GM is bringing again the Hummer in a brand new electrical type. The automaker confirmed Thursday plans to provide an all-electric Hummer with 1,000 horsepower and the power to speed up from zero to 60 miles per hour in three seconds.
This “tremendous truck,” which GM teased in a number of movies, will likely be below its GMC model. The teasers, one in all which is posted under, have been launched forward of a 30-second Tremendous Bowl advert for the Hummer referred to as “Quiet Revolution” that may star NBA phenom LeBron James.
All of those movies and the advert will lead into an enormous reveal scheduled for Might 20.
GM isn’t releasing data on the bottom worth of the Hummer. The automaker did share some eye-popping specs, together with it would produce the equal of 1,000 horsepower, have a zero to 60 mph acceleration of three seconds and 11,500 toes of torque.
“GMC builds premium and succesful vans and SUVs and the GMC HUMMER EV takes this to new heights,” Duncan Aldred, vice chairman of world Buick and GMC, mentioned in a press release.
The corporate mentioned the Hummer EV will likely be produced at its Detroit-Hamtramck meeting plant in Michigan. On Monday, GM introduced plans to take a position $2.2 billion into its Detroit-Hamtramck meeting plant to provide all-electric vans and SUVs, in addition to a self-driving automobile unveiled by its subsidiary Cruise. The automaker mentioned it would make investments an extra $800 million in provider tooling and different initiatives associated to the launch of the brand new electrical vans.
GM will kick off this new program with an all-electric pickup truck that may go into manufacturing in late 2021. The Cruise Origin, the electrical self-driving shuttle designed for ridesharing, would be the second automobile to enter manufacturing on the Detroit space plant.
Detroit-Hamtramck will likely be GM’s first absolutely devoted electrical automobile meeting plant. When absolutely operational, the plant will create greater than 2,200 jobs, in line with GM.