The Hummer H3 will handle just about anything you throw at it. Mr Dabestani was very pleasant and we agreed on a purchace price very quickly. I responded to the ad through Car Gurus and was promptly sent an email by Reza Dabestani of Euro Asian Cars. Front and rear recovery hooks were standard, with an optional trailer hitch and wiring harness. This isn't especially tedious to do, but the bigger issue is that you don't get a nice, flat extended cargo floor when you're done; the backrests still angle upward somewhat. News Best Cars Staff December 23, 2015 The 2009 Hummer H3 boasts great off-road capability in a distinctive, rugged package. The tall seating position means forward views aren't obstructed by most passenger vehicles, which somewhat makes up for the climb required to get into the driver's seat.
In 2007 this engine was replaced by the 3. The staff was very kind and down to earth. Plus it does it in style. General Motors took the unusual action of announcing a memorandum of understanding on its sale Tuesday morning, without naming the buyer. Standard ground clearance with the 31 inch tires measured at 9. Cargo volume with the second-row seats in the upright position was 25. While it's rather loud inside the H3, I'm not ready to write this off as a negative, because I can see some Alpha buyers really enjoying the V-8 rumble that invades the cabin when accelerating mildly, not to mention the roar that accompanies full-throttle acceleration.
Plus, the Grand Cherokee offers the same off-road performance that earned Jeep its legendary reputation. While you also get some additional amenities with the engine upgrade, that heady sum is more a reflection of the premium position Hummer enjoys in the market. In 2007, a H3X edition was added. Editor's note: This review was written in September 2007 about the 2008 Hummer H3. It included the luxury package, 18-inch chrome rims with unique center caps, chrome trim, chrome tube steps, a body-colored grille and a hard tire cover.
The base H3 is powered by a 242-horsepower, 3. Regular H3s with the 3. Archived from on 28 April 2007. Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. They did a very good job with the financing process and also do very well helping you get a full understanding of everything. Electronic locking front and rear differentials were optional.
The Inside Subtle changes to the Alpha cabin include special emblems on the steering wheel and front-seat head restraints. To see what's new for 2009, click , or check out a of the two model years. Alpha models include a Chrome Appearance package that consists of chrome door handles and mirrors, as well as 16-inch chrome wheels and a badge on the swing gate. The five-passenger four-door crew-cab production version appeared at the 2008. I finally got my dream! OnStar, 1-year of Safe and Sound plan. Even though I live almost 300 miles away I will seriously consider using Mr. The recall began February 26, 2016.
You end up driving it gingerly in congested areas. The newly optional backup camera helps in this regard, but it only works when the H3's transmission is in Reverse. They are great for winter weather snow, or out doing some off road as well. The thick-rimmed steering wheel and beefy gear selector fall nicely to hand, and while the switches for the power windows and locks look dated, most of the cabin's trim pieces have a nice appearance. The H3X also came with exclusive colors of Sonoma Red Metallic or Desert Orange Metallic.
All in all, it's a subtle change from the regular H3, which is surprising because Hummer doesn't normally do subtle; just look at its product lineup. Took the time to get my family in not only a beautiful vehicle but one that was the best fit for us. To see what's new for 2009, click , or check out a of the two model years. People who say bad things about the Hummer H3. Alpha Male Styling The H3 exudes toughness to the point of being almost ridiculous, what with its bulging fenders, short side windows and massive tires. The H3 features an intelligent traction control similar to what modern Land Rover or Toyota off road vehicles have, which can use the brakes independently to stop wheelspin and improve traction while being adjusted automatically to the road conditions with no driver action. H3 Alpha in the Market It's a bit ironic that Hummer's fuel-conscious model now has a V-8 engine option that drinks more gas than a Chevrolet Suburban.
Already a competent off-roader, the thirsty V-8 transforms the H3 into a truck that's much easier to live with in urban and suburban jungles, which many H3s call home. . The H3T featured a 5-foot bed with built-in storage boxes and came in standard H3T, H3T Adventure, H3T Luxury, and H3T Alpha with cloth or leather trim. The optional leather front bucket seats are comfortable and feature partial power operation the backrest angle is manually adjustable. Already a competent off-roader, the thirsty V-8 transforms the H3 into a truck that's much easier to live with in urban and suburban jungles, which many H3s call home. My trade-in loan has not been paid off my credit union is still charging me for late payments and reporting to credit bureaus. All in all, it's a subtle change from the regular H3, which is surprising because Hummer doesn't normally do subtle; just look at its product lineup.
Send Mike an Hide full review. Show full review Editor's note: This review was written in September 2007 about the 2008 Hummer H3. I live 3 hours away from this dealership and he sent lots of pics and was very responsive to my concerns and questions. Like the , the H3 can ford 27 inches 690 mm of water tested in depths up to 34 in or 864 mm at a speed of 5 mph 8. After filling a rental-car order, the last Hummer H3T rolled off line at Shreveport on May 24, 2010. Even though the H3 is Hummer's smallest model, it's by no means tiny. Already a competent off-roader, the thirsty V-8 transforms the H3 into a truck that's much easier to live with in urban and suburban jungles, which many H3s call home.