HUMMER


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HUMMERHigh Utility Maximum Mobility Easy Rider
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While that may sound like a small amount, the proliferation of Hummer means its creators make big bucks.
The recalled vehicles includes 2007 to 2012 and 2015 Colorado, 2007 to 2012 Chevrolet Silverado, 1999 to 2007 Chevrolet Silverado Classic, 2007 to 2012 and 2015 GMC Canyon, 2007 to 2015 GMC Sierra, 1999 to 2007 GMC Sierra Classic, 2007 to 2010 Hummer H3 and 2007 to 2010 Hummer H3T.
There have been 42 reports of fires in the recalled Hummer models, 31 of them reported to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and 11 directly to General Motors.
Designer Lydia Tsvetnenko's husband Zhenya Tsvetnenko had made a plea saying that elegant clothes in the h 2 hummer were supposed to be exhibited at a charity show later Friday.
ELECTRIC SHOCK J Mini truck is radically different BOOT-ILICIOUS J View from the rear SMALL TORQUE J Teeny Hummer
Hummer, the iconic off-road vehicle, had come to symbolise America's love for hulking sports utility vehicles.
GM has been trying to sell Hummer since last year but clearance by Chinese regulators failed to come through within the proposed timeframe and the deal collapsed.
This follows the announcement that China-based Sichuan Tengzhong Heavy Industrial Machines Company (Tengzhong) was unable to complete the acquisition of Hummer.
GM had been trying to complete the deal by the end of February after reaching a definitive agreement in October to sell Hummer to privately owned Tengzhong, a little-known heavy machinery company based in Sichuan province.
Analysts had questioned how little-known Tengzhong, with no international experience, could turn around a struggling foreign brand like Hummer.
Hummer, an iconic brand for GM and a mainstay model for the carmaker's gas-guzzling line, yielded hefty profit when oil prices were low.
A person familiar with the deal said earlier on Friday that the Hummer business would be sold for about $150 million, far less than GM s early estimate that Hummer could fetch more than $500 million.