Dear America Gas is fucking $3.50 again, now that the oil guys grabbed the House. Can we please mothball the goddam hummers? Is your princess so precious and frail she needs a 12 mpg tank to commute to work and get groceries? This is not Libya. This is not even Mexico. Stop raising my costs […]
Worst Chevy Tahoe ever. Six years after it’s moment of reactionary Toby Keith fashion statement semi-coolness wore off, H2 production is dead in its tracks. This can’t bee a surprise. It’s the Continental Mark V of SUVs. Gargantuan, thirsty, puny on the inside, unwieldy and ill-suited for its usual role as suburban grocery getter. (But […]
General Motors Corp. will cease production at four truck plants in North America and possibly sell its Hummer division, components of a major shift away from gas-guzzling trucks and SUVs toward more fuel-efficient vehicles.
The company will add third shifts at factories in Oakland County’s Orion Township and Lordstown, Ohio, which make popular Chevy and Pontiac car models. It also will build a new small car in Lordstown, what it calls the next generation of the Chevy Aveo.
The company also will consider a complete revamp or even sale of the Hummer division, it said, in a “strategic assessment” of the brand.