Troubles fail to drive down Hummer ow...

Troubles fail to drive down Hummer owners' passion

There are 1 comment on the The Associated Press story from Jul 28, 2008, titled Troubles fail to drive down Hummer owners' passion . In it, The Associated Press reports that:

They rumble in on treads called Super Swampers, wearing their hearts on their license plates. 'PLAYDRTY,' declares one behemoth from New York. 'HUM THIS,' dares another, from Ohio. The digital board fronting the Shell station at Exit 100 winks back: 'Welcome Hummers!'

In the fading light, though, it's impossible to ignore the sign at the Sunoco across the road: Diesel, $4.97 9/10 a gallon.

You've got to be tough to love a Hummer. The soaring cost of feeding a vehicle that swallows a gallon every dozen miles is only part of it. Environmentalists, who've always had it in for you, are winning mainstream converts. General Motors, which presided over Hummer's transition from a badge of military bravado into a symbol of driveway excess, is looking to sell.

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Northridge, CA

#1 Jul 31, 2008
well it was true
but we solved the problems
check out this video of a fellow who went from 15 to 46 MPG highway with his Silverado and the other video which features a smog test result where carbon emissions went down to zero and nitrous went down 80%!
can see both in the featured videos near the top of

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