READY FOR THE APOCALYPSE AND BEYOND: Two H1 Hummers

Prepared by Nicole Ellan James

2022 HOUSTON AUCTION – 2003 HUMMER H1 PREDATOR Personalized SUV – NO RESERVE

In some cases, to truly recognize how significantly one thing has occur, we need to have to glimpse at exactly where it started. This sort of is the scenario for the GMC Hummer — a person of the most very well-recognised road warriors in existence.

Even though neither of the two Hummer H1s are inventory, they continue to embody what the Hummer is at its main: a person challenging machine.

An superb example is this 2003 Hummer H1 custom constructed by Predator in 2016. Predator is a single of the premier brands of personalized Hummer H1 add-ons and specializes in turning inventory Hummers into weapons on wheels that can acquire on everything thrown at them.

Predator gave this Hummer H1 its Duramax conversion, like a 6.6-liter Duramax diesel engine equipped with a Duramax-654 Garrett GT37 AVNT turbo kit. The custom RaptorQ computer system tune assists push its electric power output to 450 horsepower and 900 ft/lbs of trailblazing torque.

Updates to the engine consist of a Duramax-664 Mahle GM piston package and Duramax-66 IS 30% above injectors. The motor is held amazing by a Duramax cooling package deal, performance aluminum intercooler and radiator. Other elements consist of a Signify Inexperienced high output alternator, race manifolds with up-pipes, custom upper and decrease Duramax gasket package and an OPTIMA YELLOWTOP battery.

The engine is backed by a stage 4 Allison automated 6-pace transmission with a 2/4s transfer circumstance and triple-disc converter. A customized-designed Predator 6-piston huge brake package provides the halting energy.

Predator gave this H1 a 2-inch carry package and a radius rod assembly suspension that lets it to make its individual streets. When traversing flooded areas with substantial water traces, the shorter Gloss-Black snorkel will be helpful.

The Hummer gets its menacing glance from its stealth colour mix of Corris Grey and black with an exterior metal pores and skin. A Gloss Black D-Ring II brush guard guards the upgraded LED headlights and grille-mounted light-weight bar. Put together with the roof rack-mounted light bar, very little stays concealed in the dark.

Inside, the driver can check the Hummer’s vitals with a significant-overall performance cluster gauge established tucked driving a Momo steering wheel. Other interior amenities include four black vinyl seats, tinted windows, a Yaesu transmitter radio, an aftermarket Clarion Bluetooth radio and a flat-display Tv mounted in the center sprint.

Provided with the sale is a matching trailer developed from a metal frame and matching exterior metal skin that serves as the greatest off-the-grid sleeping set up.

The H1 Predator’s Matching Trailer

The trailer functions metal cabinetry, slide windows, carpet and a flat-monitor Tv mounted to a swivel rack. Any person can reside off-the-grid for months with its 12-volt battery, inverter, fuel and propane mounts, 20-gallon water tank and pump hookup to the shower and plumbing program.

An additional special featuring during the 2022 Houston Auction is a 2006 Hummer H1 wagon with the Alpha bundle. Standard Motors only built 729 H1 Alpha Hummers — of individuals, only 417 were being wagons.

The H1 Alpha wagon is run by the manufacturing unit Duramax 6600 6.6-liter V8 32-valve turbo diesel motor. It&#8217s capable of manufacturing 300 horsepower and 520 ft/lbs of torque. An Allison 1000 5-pace automatic transmission backs the motor.

2022 HOUSTON AUCTION – 2006 AM Standard HUMMER H1 ALPHA WAGON – NO RESERVE

This Alpha retains the Hummer ethos with its 16-inches of floor clearance and aggressive strategy to departure angles, enabling it to climb 22-inch obstructions and handle a 60% quality. As if that isn&#8217t plenty of off-street capacity, the wagon can wade by way of 30-inches of drinking water.

This off-highway device is complete with a set of HELLA HID fog lights and a bumper-built-in winch with a brush guard. The car or truck also comes geared up with a Hummer Adventure offer and requires it up a notch with the Armed service FLIR evening eyesight digicam system.

From inside the cabin, the driver can command the winch and the fog lights or look at what the rearview digital camera sees with the Alpine touchscreen stereo process, hooked to a Monsoon 5-speaker method together with a subwoofer.

Other interior amenities include things like custom designed-to-in good shape Vizualogic rear headrest pill Lcd screens with WIFI connection.

This Alpha is finished with Steel Gray paint on the entire body, topped with a black roof for a rugged two-tone paint blend. It rides on Dick Cepek electronically adjustable shocks and the unique 17-inch cast aluminum wheels with factory Central Tire Inflation Technique (CTIS) wrapped in new 37-inch Kanati Mud Hog M/T tires.

According to the consignor, all the function and services have been carried out by professional Hummer-licensed experts.

The sale contains unique guides and manuals, the mini rescue kit and assistance receipts.

Both equally of these H1s are offered with No Reserve at the 2022 Houston Auction — every single just waiting around for adventure.

Those people fascinated in registering to bid for the 2022 Houston Auction may possibly do so here.