1,000 horsepower, 11,500 pound-feet of torque, and 0-60 mph in 3.0 seconds, that what you get from the new Eco-friendly GMC Hummer electric pickup truck.
US automaker GMC has confirmed that the legendary Hummer SUV is coming back to life as an Eco-friendly Electric Pickup Truck.
The automaker on Thursday revealed three teaser videos ahead of a 30-second Super Bowl ad to promote the electric car, featuring NBA star LeBron James.
Phil Brook, GMC vice president of marketing, said :
The upcoming truck retains the signature Hummer grille. It will feature a massive 1,000 horsepower and 11,500 pound-feet of torque.
Hummer EV will be able to move from standstill to 60 mph in just 3.0 seconds. GM didn’t say a word about the battery and its drive range.
To put Hummer’s strength into perspective, Ferrari’s most powerful road car ever, the Ferrari SF90 Stradale, has a total output of 986 horsepower.
And you won’t have to wait for long to get behind the wheels of the EV. The GMC Hummer EV superTruck will be revealed in May 20. It will go on sale in 2021. GMC didn’t announce a price.
The high-riding and gas-guzzling Hummer SUV was discontinued ten years ago after GM filed for bankruptcy and sought to cut some of its more costly brands.