Check out eight (8) coolest features of the World’s First All-electric Supertruck, the 2022 GMC Hummer EV pickup truck.
Some of its features includes CrabWalk, which allows diagonal driving, as well as ULTRAVISION with 18 Cameras.
GMC has officially started the production and customer deliveries of its extraordinary, all-electric supertruck – the 2022 GMC Hummer EV pickup truck.
The pickup truck, which replaces the popular boxy, off-roading machine that was discontinued in 2010, comes with several industry-first features that have never been seen on a production vehicle.
Let’s take a look at the eight (8) coolest features in the new 2022 GMC Hummer EV truck.
1. Watts To Freedom (0-60 MPH In 3 Secs)
The most powerful version of the EV comes with a three electric motors and pumps out a total of 1,000 hp and 11,500 lb-ft of torque.
This version features a ‘Watts to Freedom’, which unleashes the full acceleration capability of the EV propulsion system. It enables the pickup to hit 60 mph (96 km/h) in approximately 3 seconds.
2. 4-Wheel Steer featuring CrabWalk
The CrabWalk function is an off-roading functionality that allows the rear wheels and front wheels to steer at the same angle at low speeds, enabling diagonal movement of the vehicle.
This awesome off-roading feature is GM’s answer to the Rivian R1T’s “tank turn” feature, which allows the R1T pickup truck to spin in a complete circle.
3. Infinity Roof
The infinity glass roof features removable transparent Sky Panels that create an open-air driving experience. GMC included an area in the front where you can store the panels when they are not installed.
4. Adaptive Air Suspension with Extract Mode
This enables the suspension height to be raised approximately 6 inches (149 mm) to help the GMC HUMMER EV negotiate extreme off-road situations such as clearing boulders or fording water.
5. UltraVision with 18 Underbody Cameras
The Hummer EV’s extensive camera system called “UltraVision”, strategically placed around the body, will allow the driver to navigate around any obstacle using the 18 different camera view.
6. Super Cruise
This a driver-assistance feature offers hands-free driving on more than 200,000 miles (approximately 322,000 km) on enabled roads.
There is also a new automatic lane changing feature, where the system can determine when a lane change is optimal and initiate the maneuver while following signaling protocols.
7. Underbody Armor
The underbody armor are a series of steel plates underneath the Hummer EV that are designed protect the battery-pack during an off-road excursion.
8. Power Station generator option
This feature, also available as an option for the Hummer Electric SUV version, will allow the truck to power or charge external devices, including houses and electric vehicles.
Just like other portable power devices, the trucks Power Station generator uses an inverter to convert the DC energy from the trucks battery into AC.