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Cory Eastman

2005 Hummer H2 SUT

2005 Hummer H2 SUT
Found on January 22, 2017
2005 Hummer H2 SUT
$17,991
122,858 miles

Pros

  • SUT version at least pretends to be useful
  • Nice roof rack
  • Exterior color is nice

Not-so Pros

  • Croc skin interior is as subtle as actually driving around with a crocodile
  • The front of the car looks like Lil Wayne's mouth and is about as useful
Performance
0-60 9.9s
Horsepower 325 hp
Torque 365 ft-lb
Details
Gears 4
Weight 6400 lbs
Cristal stains Plentiful

From Wikipedia

Hummer H2

Hummer H2
Hummer H2 .jpg
Overview
Manufacturer General Motors
Production 2000–2009
Model years 2003–2009
Assembly Mishawaka, Indiana, U.S.
Kaliningrad, Russia (Avtotor)
Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Jakarta, Indonesia (IAMI)
Designer Clay Dean (2000)
Body and chassis
Class Full-size SUV
Body style 4-door truck
4-door SUV
Layout Front engine Four-wheel drive
Platform GMT913 (SUT)
Related Chevrolet Silverado/GMC Sierra
Chevrolet Avalanche/Cadillac Escalade EXT
Chevrolet Tahoe/GMC Yukon
Chevrolet Suburban/GMC Yukon XL
Cadillac Escalade/Cadillac Escalade ESV
Powertrain
Engine 6.0L 325 hp (242 kW) V8 (2003–07)
6.2L 393 hp (293 kW) V8 (2008–09)
Transmission 4L65E 4-speed (2003–2007)
6L80E 6-speed (2008–2009)
automatic
Dimensions
Wheelbase SUT: 122.8 in (3,119 mm)
SUV: 122.8 in (3,119 mm)
Length SUT: 203.5 in (5,169 mm)
SUV: 203.5 in (5,169 mm)
Width 81.3 in (2,065 mm)
Height 79.0 in (2,007 mm)
2003–05: 77.8 in (1,976 mm)
Curb weight 6614 lb (3000 kg) 6.2-Liter
6400 lb (2900 kg) 6.0-Liter
Chronology
Predecessor Hummer H1

The Hummer H2 is an SUV and SUT that was marketed by Hummer and built by General Motors from 2002 to 2009.[1] It is a large truck: slimmer than the Hummer H1, while being longer, lighter, and taller, with room for six or seven passengers (including driver). The rearmost part of the H2 SUV was modified to a pickup truck bed for the 2005 H2 SUT ("sport utility truck"). The Hummer H2 was the only one of the trucks to have the letters HUMMER between the grille. The H2 SUT is considered a pick-up truck for its abilities to haul cargo with an extendable box to reach 6 feet in length. This makes the SUT able to haul the same cargo most trucks can haul.

History[edit]

Hummer H2 SUV
Hummer H2 "sport utility truck".
Hummer H2 limousine.

Work on the early Hummer H2 concept began in mid-1999 and was first unveiled at the North American International Auto Show on January 9, 2000.[2][3][4][5][6]

In 2001 and 2002, GM allowed journalists to examine and test drive the Hummer H2, which was still under development at the time.[7][8][9][10][11][12][13][14][15][16][17][18][19][20][21][22]

The H2 was built under contract by General Motors at a specially constructed plant in Mishawaka, Indiana. The H2's final frame assembly is made up of 3 sections: The front uses a modified GM 2500-Series utility frame, the midsection is all new, and the rear section uses a modified GM 1500-Series frame which is upgraded for the 8,600-pound (3,900 kg) gross vehicle weight.

The H2 was nominated for the North American Truck of the Year award for 2003.

Hummer launched a special 2009 Black Chrome Limited Edition version of the truck.[23][24]

Rod Hall racing have won their class several times in Hummer H3 and H2 in the Baja 1000.

Engines[edit]

  • 2003–2007 6000 6.0 L (366 in³) V8
- 316 hp @ 5200 rpm
- 0-60 times:[25] 10.9 sec
  • 2005–2007 6000 6.0 L (366 in³) V8
- 325 hp @ 5200 rpm
- 0-60 times:[25] 10.7 sec
- 393 hp @ 5700 rpm
- 0-60 times:[25] 9.5 sec

Application[edit]

The H2 has a wider-than-average track firm that may offer stability against overturning compared to some of the more common light truck SUVs, although objective tests have not been performed by the government or other outside parties due to its specialized vehicle class. It was marketed as both a general purpose vehicle and as an off-road vehicle. The objective of GM's mass marketing was to maximize sales, and the H2 is primarily used as a passenger vehicle on typical roads. Along with the Ford Excursion, the H2 is also a common base for a limousine conversion.[26]

Features[edit]

Standard features[edit]

Standard features include air conditioning with tri-zone climate controls, tilt leather-wrapped steering wheel with radio controls, cruise control, leather upholstery, heated front and rear seats, 8-way power front seats, dual memory system, BOSE premium sound system, 6-disc CD changer, outside-temperature indicator, compass, rear radio controls, independent front torsion bar suspension, rear 5-link coil spring suspension specially created for the H2, oversized tires with HUMMER rims, universal garage door opener and remote engine start (2008–2009).

Optional features[edit]

Options for the H2 include adjustable rear suspension, a wide power sunroof, rear view camera, DVD entertainment system, navigation system, ladder, custom grilles, side step bars, and 20" Chrome HUMMER wheels (slightly different from stock wheels).

Fuel economy[edit]

General Motors is not required to provide official H2, H1 or H3 fuel economy ratings due to the vehicle's GVWR.[27]

Publisher Observation
Motortrend[28] 10 mpg‑US (24 L/100 km; 12 mpg‑imp) / 4.3 km/l
Car and Driver[29] 9 mpg‑US (26 L/100 km; 11 mpg‑imp) / 3.8 km/l
about.com[30] 9 mpg‑US (26 L/100 km; 11 mpg‑imp) / 3.8 km/l
Edmunds[31] 11.2 mpg‑US (21.0 L/100 km; 13.5 mpg‑imp) / 4.8 km/l
Four Wheeler[32] 10.8 mpg‑US (22 L/100 km; 13.0 mpg‑imp) / 4.6 km/l

Tax benefits in the United States[edit]

Under the United States income tax code, the cost of vehicles over 6,000 pounds (2,700 kg) can be deducted from specific forms of income. This deduction was enacted decades prior to assist self-employed people in purchasing a vehicle for business use. The weight minimum was intended to limit the deduction to commercial-type trucks. For many years, the deduction remained below the average cost of a new vehicle, since large trucks were relatively inexpensive. Since it is a reduction in taxable income, the actual value of this deduction averages 30% of the price of the vehicle in question.

The increasing popularity of these commercial vehicles in the late 1990s and early 2000s, however, pushed their average price to nearly double the average passenger car cost. In response, the 2002 Tax Act increased this "Section 179 depreciation deduction" to US$75,000, and it rose again to US$102,000 for the 2004 tax year. This is more than three times the current average cost of a passenger car in the United States and covers a large number of luxury models, including the Hummer H2. In late 2006, the deduction was again reduced to US$25,000 for vehicles with GVWR between 6,000 lb (2,700 kg) and 14,000 lb (6,400 kg).

Base price MSRP in 2008 for the H2 was $53,286.

Yearly American sales[edit]

Calendar Year Total American sales
2002[33] 18,861
2003 34,529
2004[34] 29,898
2005 33,140
2006[35] 17,472
2007 12,431
2008[36] 6,095
2009[37] 600

References[edit]

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  3. ^ "CNN Transcript - WorldView: Michigan Auto Show Unveils Wondrous Wheels of the Future". CNN. January 9, 2000. 
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  8. ^ "GM Tames Hummer With H2 Concept". The Chicago Tribune. Illinois. April 12, 2001. 
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  12. ^ "Hummer H2". Edmunds. May 21, 2001. 
  13. ^ "New Cars From General Motors". Getty Images. January 7, 2001. 
  14. ^ "2003 Hummer H2 - Review & Specifications - Four Wheeler Magazine". 1 November 2001. 
  15. ^ "HUMMER Begins A "Brand" New Era With H2". web-beta.archive.org. 
  16. ^ "Arnold Schwarzenegger Inspects 2003 Hummer H2 at LA Auto Show". January 2002. 
  17. ^ "General Motor's new Hummer H2 SUT sits on a platform". Getty Images. April 2001. 
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External links[edit]

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