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Will the Hummer Be Remembered As the Ford Edsel of the Twenty-First Century?

Lapham's Quarterly | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Lapham's Quarterly

The Hummer died this week because of a failed deal with China, who determined the monster truck was simply not a good investment. This failure resembles the 1957 Ford Edsel, called a monstrosity of poor design and poor planning.

GM Ending Hummer: Controversial Brand To Be Discontinued (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The AP is reporting that the Hummer brand is no more, after a deal with a Chinese manufacturer fell through. It's not GM's first failed deal to se...

GM Hummer Sale Finalized: Brand Bought By Chinese Firm

AP | TOM KRISHER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

DETROIT — Hummer, the off-road vehicle that once epitomized America's love for hulking trucks, is now in the hands of a Chinese heavy equipment ...

GM: Hummer Production To Halt On Tuesday

AP | HOLBROOK MOHR | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

JACKSON, Miss. — General Motors Co. will halt Hummer production next week at its Louisiana plant until sale of the brand to a Chinese company is...