Hummer H1 Specs & Weightby Aurelio Locsin
Based originally on the military Humvee, the Hummer H1 was an off-road vehicle produced in 2002, 2003, 2004 and 2006. Among the military capabilities that the vehicle took into civilian life is the ability to cross streams up to 2.5 feet deep.
The 2006 model used a 6.6-liter, 300-horsepower V8 engine with a five-speed automatic overdrive transmission. This gave it a payload of 2,742 or 3,087 lbs., and a towing capacity of 5,000 to 9,303 lbs., depending on trimline, or model level.
Depending on the trimline, the vehicle measured 184.5 inches long by 86.5 inches wide by 77 or 79 inches high with a curb weight of 7,213 or 7,558 lbs. and a wheelbase of 130 inches. The turning diameter was 51 feet.
Standard seating was for four. The open top model featured front headroom of 44.4 inches, legroom of 44.1 inches and shoulder room of 77.1 inches. The wagon model had front headroom of 41.6 inches, legroom of 38.1 inches and the same shoulder room.
Aurelio Locsin has been writing professionally since 1982. He published his first book in 1996 and is a frequent contributor to many online publications, specializing in consumer, business and technical topics. Locsin holds a Bachelor of Arts in scientific and technical communications from the University of Washington.