- GMC on Saturday unveiled its first electrical SUV — the 2024 Hummer EV SUV.
- The “Version 1” Hummer EV SUV will hit streets in early 2023 and price roughly $106,000.
- By 2024, GMC plans to promote an $80,000 model with a 250-mile vary and greater than 600 horsepower.
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Normal Motors has teased for months that its upcoming electrical pickup truck, the GMC Hummer EV, would acquire an SUV stablemate in some unspecified time in the future down the road. Now it is lastly right here.
GMC supplied the primary actual glimpse of the 2024 Hummer EV SUV on Saturday in a industrial that aired in the course of the NCAA Closing 4. The so-called “supertruck” is accessible to order now, and the primary fashions will hit streets in early 2023, GMC mentioned.
Like its pickup sibling that debuted in October, the Hummer EV SUV comes filled with options focused at off-roading. Saturday’s LeBron James-narrated spot highlighted capabilities like “extract mode,” which lifts the automobile by a number of inches on the push of a button, and “crab stroll,” which turns all 4 wheels so the SUV can drive diagonally.
The Hummer EV SUV debuts with a roughly $106,000 “Version 1” mannequin that will probably be accessible in early 2023, and an accessible off-road bundle brings the Version 1’s MSRP to only over $110,000. The Version 1 will ship as much as 830 horsepower and a spread of a minimum of 300 miles, GMC mentioned.
As with the pickup model, GMC plans to promote a collection of extra inexpensive Hummer SUV fashions following the Version 1’s launch.
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The EV2x and EV3x variations, which is able to value $90,000 and $100,000, respectively, will hit the market in spring 2023. A base-model EV2 model will promote for $80,000 beginning in 2024, providing a minimum of 250 miles of vary and as much as 625 horsepower, GMC mentioned.
These excessive value tags imply that regardless of its guarantees of off-road functionality, the Hummer EV SUV is extra prone to steal buyers away from a high-end Mercedes G-Wagen or Vary Rover than from a rugged Jeep Wrangler.
GMC mentioned it’s going to launch further details about the brand new mannequin on Monday.
GM shuttered the Hummer model in 2010 amid rising fuel costs and a worldwide
, however it’s given the gas-guzzling nameplate an surprising second life as a model for upscale, off-roadable, zero-emission automobiles. Hummer’s resurrection comes as a part of GM’s bigger electrification push.
The Detroit automaker introduced in January that it will not promote any gas-powered automobiles after 2035. In November, it mentioned it’s going to commit $27 billion towards the event of electrical and autonomous automobiles.