The rebirth of the iconic off-road model Hummer is happening. After a few months of waiting, the new 2022 GMC Hummer EV was finally revealed yesterday. The four-door electric pickup truck makes 1000 horsepower and at least 1000 lb-ft of torque. On top of that, it’s a convertible, and it goes from zero to 60 mph in three seconds. The manufacturer also revealed that the range of this monster is no less than 350-miles.
The GMC Hummer EV offers unique styling, and this truck will try to rival Rivian and other upcoming electric trucks from Bollinger, Tesla, and Nikola. However, the Hummer EV is not cheap at all, consider that the ultra-loaded Edition 1 will be the only model available at launch, starting at $112,595.
2022 GMC Hummer EV Design
In terms of design, the forthcoming 2022 GMC Hummer EV looks attractive and unique. The EV Edition 1 is the most equipped model that will include an off-road package kit, including 18-inch wheels wrapped in 35-inch Goodyear Wrangler tires, rock rails, an adaptive air suspension, four-wheel steering, and a special badging on the front. For the best off-roading, the manufacturer used a 13 inches suspension travel on the front and rear.
The new 2022 GMC Hummer EV is the truck that will offer a full rainbow of available colors. However, expect all trims to feature black sports paint above the beltline, providing a more sporty stance.
Cabin Looks Luxurious
Inside, the new 2022 GMC Hummer EV looks unique and sporty. This model provides plenty of storage and comfort, considering that it has a big battery under the floor. Overall, quality is on a higher level, and the new Hummer EV comes with a large 12.3-in digital gauge cluster providing great graphics.
On top of that, it hosts a big 13.4-inch dash-mounted touchscreen infotainment display and navigation as standard. Faux leather covers the seats and steering wheel because the manufacturer wants to avoid the use of animal hides.
2022 GMC Hummer EV Powertrain Specs
The 2022 GMC Hummer EV is the real monster of a truck. This model offering 1000 horsepower and at least 1000 lb-ft of torque. The manufacturer claims that the new truck is able to run from zero-to-60-mph in just 3.0 seconds.
Also, thanks to a great system, it provides an excellent range of 350 miles, thanks to probably 150 kWh battery. On top of that, with an 800-volt DC fast charger, it can provide 100 miles of range in only 10 minutes of charging.
Release Date and Price
The release date of 2022 GMC Hummer EV will happen at some point next year. As we already mentioned, the manufacturer will first release ultra-loaded Edition 1 that starts at $112,595. Later in 2022, we can expect cheaper models that start at $79,995 and climb to $89,995, depending on the battery and options.
The first two trims will probably use a two-motor drive system, with the most expensive Edition 1 truck that will be powered by a three-motor system. The SUV version is also announced, and it will be available in 2023.