General Motors is reintroducing the gas-guzzling, military-style vehicle known as The Hummer. This time, it’s getting a green makeover as a zero-emissions, fully electric pickup truck, NPR reported. "The irony is not lost on anyone that this former gas-guzzler is coming back as an electric vehicle," Ivan Drury, Edmunds ‘ senior manager of insights, told NPR. "With that said, by demonstrating that ‘big’ doesn’t necessarily mean inefficient, the Hummer EV also represents a monumental paradigm shift." The original Hummer, popular in the 90s and 2000s, was discontinued in 2010. Of note, the new zero-emissions version will still be powerful, and going from 0 to 60 mph in three seconds thanks to its 1,0000-horsepower engine, Ars Technica reported. As for size, Ars Technica added that it will measure more than 18 feet long and nearly 8 feet wide (when you include the mirrors), making it almost as big as a Cadillac Escalade. The 2022 GMC Hummer EV will be available to the public starting in fall 2021. The first wave, called Edition 1, will retail for $112,595, including destination charges. Starting in 2022, later versions will start at $99,995, followed by models that will cost $10,000 less each year until […]


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