General Motors has officially announced the revival of the Hummer brand, under which the GMC brand will now produce a pickup truck with an all-electric power plant. The Americans published a teaser of the novelty, and also shared some details about it.
The total return of electric GMC Hummer EV will be 1000 hp, and the peak torque on the shaft will reach almost 16,000 Newton meters. The car will be able to accelerate from standstill to 100 km / h in about three seconds, and its maximum range on one charge will be about 650 kilometers. It is possible that GM called the characteristics of the top version of the model, which will be available with engines and batteries of various capacities and capacities.
The news will be released in the state of Michigan at the company Detroit / Hamtramck, in the conversion of which GM will invest $ 2.2 billion. According to preliminary data, the production of GMC Hummer EV will begin in 2021. Following him, an electric version of the large Cadillac Escalade SUV and the GMC Sierra pickup truck will appear on the conveyor.
The electric Hummer will compete with the Tesla Cybertruck, which will be available in three main versions: with one, two and three electric motors. The “younger” version of a pickup truck with one unit is able to accelerate from zero to “hundreds” in 6.5 s, while the top three-engine version of Tri Motor picks up 100 km / h in 2.9 s, and its maximum speed is 210 km per hour. The declared power reserve without recharging, depending on the modification, varies from 400 to 800 kilometers.