(5.0) 3 reviews
MSRP: $117,907$200,859
Body Style: Sport Utility
Combined MPG: N/A
Engine: 300-hp, 6.6-liter V-8 (diesel)
Drivetrain: 4x4
Seats: 4
2006 Hummer H1 Alpha

Our Take on the 2006 Hummer H1 Alpha

Our Take

Even after the new and smaller Hummer H2 arrived in 2003, the original Hummer H1 continued to capture attention. The H1 is the most noticeable and forbidding of all the sport utility vehicles on sale. It's considered by many to be the toughest SUV, whether it's rumbling down a paved roa... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Pending further review

Notable Features

  • Military-tested design
  • New turbo-diesel powertrain
  • 16-inch ground clearance
  • 30-inch fording depth
  • Crawl-speed operation


Our Expert Reviews

The lady in the Honda honked at me and glared. Why? Near as I can tell, it was because I was driving a Hummer H1 Alpha. Not actually driving, but just sitting there at a stoplight, next to her Honda. I can only guess why: general disgust at how the Hummer and I were absorbing more than our share of space, petroleum, sunshine, gravity, oxygen and anything else you want to mention.She had moxie, ... Read full review for the 2006 Hummer H 1 Alpha

Consumer Reviews


Average based on 3 reviews

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Coninued quality in a class of it's own.

by dad2cce from Pittsburgh, PA on September 14, 2006

I must admit to have a bias for the H1 Hummer. I just purchased my third H1-an Alpha. For the past 12+ years. I have been driving an SUV of one form or another- including Toyota Landcruisers, Merced... Read Full Review

2 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up.

It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 2 recalls for this car.

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