Cheap Gas Means Drivers Want SUVs, but Detroit Must Sell Hybrids

The 2015 Porsche Cayenne Courtesy Porsche Cars North America, Inc.

Where are the Hummers when we need them? With gas prices expected to drop as low as $2 per gallon in some parts of the U.S., the market seems primed for a Costco-ready tank. The last Hummer rolled off GM’s assembly line in May 2010, with gas at an inflation-adjusted $3.04 per gallon. Gasoline sells for just $2.77 today, a 15 percent drop from a year ago.

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