GMC has simply absolutely revealed its Hummer electric pickup truck, so now we all know whether or not or not it is received the center to stack up in opposition to the Tesla Cybertruck and the Rivian R1T. The fast reply is that sure, it does, however we’ll get to these matchups in a bit.

Extra importantly, reservations are open now (simply $100 holds your spot within the queue), though manufacturing on the Detroit-Hamtramck Meeting (formally renamed Factory Zero) is scheduled to start out in Fall 2021, a full 12 months from now. Regardless, in order for you the Hummer electrical truck, now’s the time to sign up to save your place in line.

The Hummer electrical pickup truck was proven to the world on the opening of the MLB World Sequence and we have the deets and pictures to share with you proper now.

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GMC Hummer Electric Pickup Truck Video Reveal

Let’s Begin With Pricing

GMC will launch the Hummer truck with the Version 1 model, which has a base worth of $112,595. That is lots of coin, however this model comes full of all kinds of goodies. Version 1 deliveries will begin in late 2021. However there is a little bit of a caveat right here. Version 1 solely is available in one coloration, so when you do not approve of the hue, you then’ll have to attend to purchase a special model:

“Each GMC HUMMER EV Version 1 will likely be identically appointed and absolutely geared up. Every encompasses a white exterior and a novel Lunar Horizon inside, with particular “Version 1″ inside badging.”

Future variations are fairly a bit cheaper, however meaning you may have to attend maybe till as late as 2024 to get a model that does not break the financial institution. Here is a take a look at the opposite variations, their pricing and availability:


Version 1

This launch model will likely be obtainable in late 2021. GMC describes it as the final word truck and it certain does appear succesful.

Duncan Aldred, vice chairman of International Buick and GMC, said:

“The GMC HUMMER EV is revolutionary, defying what the {industry} thinks of as a pickup truck. The Version 1’s tailor-made off-road content material will make HUMMER EV’s unprecedented functionality and zero-emissions a really particular proposition for patrons.”

The distinctive options for Version 1 are outlined as follows:

• Excessive Off-Highway Package deal consists of 18-inch wheels, 35-inch-OD Goodyear Wrangler All Territory MT tires, underbody armor, rock sliders, underbody cameras2 — as part of a best-in class variety of obtainable digicam views — and extra
• Adaptive Air Suspension with obtainable segment-leading Extract Mode3 functionality
• Section-exclusive 4 Wheel Steer with CrabWalk4 diagonal-drive performance.

• Three-motor e4WD propulsion system (together with torque vectoring) with GM-estimated best-in class 1,000 horsepower and GM-estimated 11,500 lb.-ft. of torque
• GM-estimated 350+ miles driving range5 on a full cost
• 800-volt DC quick charging6 functionality. HUMMER EV Version 1 is predicted to have industry-best charging functionality at any of the brand new 350-kilowatt excessive output public DC quick charging stations7 — the quickest technique supported by present charging requirements
• Watts to Freedom for max acceleration functionality, together with a GM-estimated 0-60 mph in roughly 3 seconds
• The most recent model of Tremendous Cruise, an obtainable driver help characteristic providing hands-free driving on greater than 200,000 miles (roughly 322,000 km) of enabled roads, and a brand new lane automated altering characteristic, the place the system can decide when a lane change is perfect and provoke the maneuver, whereas following signaling protocols
• Steady damping Adaptive Trip Management.

• Trade-leading Infinity Roof with detachable clear Sky Panels that may stow within the “frunk” on the entrance of the car
• Energy rear drop glass and energy tonneau cowl
• MultiPro Tailgate
• 13.4-inch diagonal infotainment10 display screen and 12.3-inch diagonal driver info middle show.

You get all that and extra for the beginning worth of $112,595, which is considerably dearer than the top-trim of the Tesla Cybertruck, which checks in at $69,900. Moreover, the Cybertruck has an EPA-estimated vary of 500-plus miles in top-spec kind, which beats the Hummer truck by some 150 miles.

GMC vice chairman Duncan Aldred said:

“GMC builds premium and succesful vans and SUVs. The GMC Hummer EV takes this to new heights.”

GMC Hummer Electric Pickup Truck Video Reveal

This means to us that the Hummer electrical truck would be the most succesful light-duty truck supplied by GMC and the specs appear to help that. Nevertheless, different electrical pickup vans boast extra vary and equally spectacular efficiency specs reminiscent of 0-60 MPH instances and torque/horsepower figures.

Focused/Anticipated Specs For Version 1

  • EPA-estimated 350 miles of vary
  • use of GM Ultium Batteries
  • 1,000 hp
  • 11,500 ft lbs of torque
  • 0-60 mph (96.5 km/h) in 3 seconds

Launch Car Tools

  • Adrenaline mode
  • Crab mode – rear steering wheels
  • Ultium battery
  • Superfast charging
  • subsequent technology Tremendous Cruise
  • Infinity roof
  • Modular sky panels
  • Extremely-vision cameras

Decrease-Priced Hummer Electrical Vehicles

As talked about above, cheaper variations of the Hummer truck are within the works, however the base one will not arrive till 2024. Different variations will go on sale in late 2022 and early 2023. Although pricing of those variations is talked about, the crucial vary figures and different vital specs are not noted. Due to this fact, we will not examine these trims to different lower-level Cybertruck or Rivian R1T variants.

Tesla Cybertruck Comparability With Pricing 


The Tesla Cybertruck begins at simply $39,900 in base kind, however that model will probably arrive late onto the scene. The opposite variations are $49,900 and $69,900. The highest-spec model arrives first, however even at $69,900, it is cheaper than any of the variations of the Hummer electrical truck.

Nevertheless, Tesla’s have a bunch of choices, so let’s study the value of a usually geared up Cybertruck. The discussion board previously revealed that the typical transaction worth for the Cybertruck might be about $62,554. It relied on information from over 1,800 members to estimate the value.  

We have included the info beneath:

  • All Orders – Common Transaction Value: $62,554
  • Single Motor ATP: $44,012 | Base Value: $39,900
  • Twin Motor ATP: $54,446 | Base Value: $49,900
  • Tri Motor ATP: $75,448 | Base Value: 69,900

This data merely offers us with some context as to what Cybertruck consumers are anticipated to spend. We will then examine these figures to pricing for different electrical vans.

Rivian R1T Pricing

In the meantime, the Rivian R1T pricing will not be as set in stone. Rivian targets a starting price of $69,000 for the bottom model of the R1T, however the automaker notes that top-level variations will likely be bought first and we suspect these will go for nicely over $100,000.

Extra Competitors

Different potential rivals to the Hummer electrical pickup truck embrace the all-electric upcoming Ford F-150, in addition to lesser-known vans such because the Nikola Badger and a few others that we cowl intimately in our guide to the upcoming electric trucks and SUVs.

Electrical Truck Comparability

  GMC Hummer EV Atlix XT Bollinger B1 Lordstown Endurance Rivian R1T Tesla Cybertruck

Base Value

$79,995 $45,000 $125,000 $52,500 $69,000 $39,900

Value At Launch

$112,595 $125,000 $69,900
Motors 2 or 3 4 2 4 4 1, 2, or 3
Vary 350+ miles 300 / 400 / 500 miles 200 miles 250+ miles 400+ miles 250+ / 300+ / 500+ miles

Battery Dimension

125 kWh min. 142 kWh 70 kWh 105 / 135 / 180 kWh
Cost Pace 350 kW 350 kW 350 kW 350 kW 160 kW 250 kW
Towing 17,000 lbs. max 7,500 lbs. max 7,500 lbs. max 11,000 lbs. max 14,000+ lbs. max



Evidently, the electrical pickup truck phase will likely be hotly contested. Do you assume the Hummer electrical truck has what it takes to compete? To return out on high? Which electrical truck as you most enthusiastic about? tell us your ideas in feedback.