Tag "Holden"

Holden's four-door Monaro hybrid

Back in the days when Australia still had a motor show, every year Ford and Holden would compete to wow crowds with a crazy new concept.  More often than not these would preview an upcoming model, however one of Holden’s

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Holden and Ford legends invade Forza Horizon 3

Australia’s intense Ford and Holden rivalry will take centre stage in ForzaHorizon 3, the latest instalment in Microsoft’s successful driving-game franchise. After using Colorado USA and Southern Europe in previous titles, little ol’ Australia has been picked for the third

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Holden SS-V Redline vs Ford Falcon Sprints vs Ford Mustang GT

Doesn’t look like a fair fight, does it? I mean, three Fords against a single Holden. Or what about a single six-banger shaping up to three V8s. Or maybe three cars with nooses around their necks (and the hangman reaching

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2016 Holden Commodore SS ute

Not surprisingly, the installation of GM’s 6.2-litre LS3 V8 has done excellent things for Holden’s VF II Commodore range. To be honest, we can’t think of many things a 6.2-litre V8 wouldn’t improve, but combining it with a rear-drive ute

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Holden Special Vehicles builds 85,000th car

Holden Special Vehicles has built its 85,000th vehicle, an automatic Gen-F2 Clubsport R8 LSA finished in Slipstream. The car will be sold through HSV’s oldest dealership, Garry and Warren Smith in Oakleigh, Victoria (a stone’s throw from the MOTOR office)

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Holden Commodore SV6T: Sweet Dream

With the clock ticking on local car production, we can’t help but let our mind wander down ‘what if?’ lane and conjure up a few of the cars we would’ve liked to have seen emerge from our Aussie makers. Top

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Holden Director to be revived

Holden will revive the Director nameplate last associated with Peter Brock and the controversial Energy Polarizer in the 1980s. The Holden Director is one of a number of limited edition models being readied to farewell the Aussie-made Commodore when it

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PCOTY 2016: Holden Commodore SS V Redline #6

WE’VE been big fans of the Commodore SS V Redline since it broke cover in VE form back in 2010, but for various reasons it’s never made it to Performance Car of the Year. In the final selection process it’s

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Holden Insignia VXR

When Commodore goes kaput, if you can’t kick the fast four-door Holden cravings, the Insignia VXR (its successor, at least) could be your only option. Of course, you’ve seen this car before. It went on sale in Australia in 2012

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Daniel Ricciardo meets the Holden Sandman

When Daniel Ricciardo meets Red Bull’s Holden Sandman, unsurprisingly the results are pretty awesome. The Sandman in question just happens to be essentially a V8 Supercar wagon, built on the Car of the Future platform, only fitted with a more

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