The GMC Hummer EV is the king of massive numbers. 1,000 hp, 1,200 pound-feet of torque and a curb weight of over 9,000 lbs are simply a few of the highlights. However what’s it like in actuality? Can it higher the Rivian R1T and its seamless mix of practicality, energy and efficiency? Joe Raiti discovered in his newest video.
Joe first mentioned the outside design, praising it for being distinctly Hummer with out being too quaint or militaristic. You may have quite a few exterior cameras for autonomous driving, in addition to 10 inches of floor clearance. The Hummer he reviewed featured the Tech Bronze bundle, that means 18″ alloys and big off-road tires. The clear roof panels are detachable and a very distinctive function. The doorways additionally don’t have any cowl across the home windows, giving off a very futuristic really feel. Different positives embody air suspension, Crab Stroll and a folding tailgate.
Contained in the Hummer EV has two-tone black and white coloring all through, Bose audio system and acres of storage. There’s additionally loads of lunar-themed design components, like a print of the Sea Of Tranquility on every Bose speaker. The 13.7″ infotainment system has all of the important options and works properly, with nice decision and graphics. The steering wheel feels good and is laid out properly. Every of the Hummer’s 18 cameras has a washer on it to maintain it clear; visibility is nice because of this. The entrance seats are snug and might be each heated and cooled. You additionally get a storage slot particularly to your cellphone.
Within the rear there’s plenty of USB chargers, storage and leg room. The frunk is big – though within the video it was filled with roof panels.
In abstract, Joe was critically impressed by the GMC Hummer EV. Whether or not he’d take one over a extra inexpensive Rivian R1T was much less clear. Regardless, he could not wait to get the Hummer on (and off) the highway for his subsequent video.