GMC recently declared that the reservations 1 are being received for its new super truck, the 2022 GMC Hummer EV.  It will launch with a primary production fall in the Edition 1 trim of next year.

Featuring with a white exterior and an exceptional Lunar Horizon interior, Every GMC Hummer EV Edition 1 will be furnished and fully equipped.  “The GMC Hummer EV is revolutionary, defying what the industry thinks of like a pickup truck.  The Edition 1’s tailored off-road content will make Hummer EV’s unprecedented capability and zero-emissions a very special proposition for customers,” said Duncan Aldred, the vice president of Global Buick and GMC.

Powered by General Motors’ new Ultium battery system, the Hummer EV will be the first full-electric vehicle and its battery will be produced as part of a mutual venture with LG Chem in Lordstown, Ohio.  While the first production will be starting in late 2021, at GM’s Factory Zero Detroit-Hamtramck Assembly Center.  It is an almost 40-year-old plant repurposed with a $2.2-billion venture dedicated to electrical vehicle production.

GMC Hummer EV appears with adaptive air suspension as standard and is prepared with an Extract Mode that supports its ride height by 149 mm to accommodate the vehicle traverse in more severe terrain such as water crossings, as well as climbing 18-inch upward sections.  Meanwhile, surging stock comes into consideration of 35-inch OD Goodyear Wrangler Territory mud-terrain tires.

Inside, the 12.3-inch driver instrumentation and 13.4-inch infotainment screens combine off-road widgets that demonstrate the vehicle’s functions including status, torque output, differential locker action, tire force, pitch and rotation angles, and others.

The top-spec powertrain in Edition 1 guise allows the an expected 0-96 km/h time of about three seconds, in case the area of a Hummer is in conflicting terrain.  To that end, the electronic truck comes with a four-wheel-steer highlighting the CrabWalk that utilizes all four wheels in the likewise direction at moderate speeds to move diagonally, slightly like a crab.

Off-roading credentials are further supported with underbody guard in the form of iron plates, in order to defend the battery pack facing the components when crossing treacherous off-road situations.  Ultravision front and rear underbody cameras grant extra ‘virtual spotter’ vantage points when driving barriers otherwise invisible from the driver’s sight, and when wheel position is vital.

In addition, it comes up with a three-motor e4WD propulsion system with GM-estimated 1,000 horsepower 11,500 lb. of torque, along with 350+ miles driving range on a full charge.  With the fastest charging capability of 800-volt DC, Hummer EV Edition 1 have the best-charging capacity at 350-kilowatt.  It also has the Freedom for highest acceleration ability with a GM-estimated 0-60 mph in roughly3 seconds of time.  Additionally, the most advanced version of Super Cruise proposes hands-free driving on more than 200,000 miles of authorized roads, and a distinct lane electronic dynamic feature, where the system can manage accordingly.

With the prices commencing MSRP of $112,595 (approximately INR 82.93 lakh), The 2022 Hummer EV Edition 1 will have a range of added trims to be included in future years.  Usual tools hold Super Cruise capacity with three years of service, Ultra Vision with High Definition Surround Vision, 35-inch-OD tires, Digital Key, Infinity Roof, MultiPro Tailgate, power rear drop glass, and many more.

Future trim highlights:

Hummer EV

(available Spring 2024)

Hummer EV

(available Spring 2023)

Hummer EV

(available Fall 2022)

MSRP: $79,995 (INR 58 lakh)MSRP: $89,995 (INR 66 lakh)MSRP: $99,995 (INR 73 lakh)
Includes standard equipment

  • Two-motor drive system
Includes Hummer EV standard equipment, plus:

  • Adaptive Air Ride
  • Extract Mode
  • 4 Wheel Steer with CrabWalk
Includes Hummer EV equipment, plus:

  • Three-motor drive system
  • Torque Vectoring
  • Watts to Freedom
Siddhika Prajapati

Siddhika Prajapati

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