Showing posts in the category of Holden Commodore

Holden Shows Off Commodore VFII SS-V Sportwagon Cycling Support Car


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Holden and CyclingTips have joined forces to produce a VFII Sportwagon support car, set to debut during Australia's biggest cycling event, The Tour Down Under.

Belgian Billionaire Has Bold Plans To Save Holden Commodore


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A Belgian billionaire by the name of Guido Dumarey has announced his intention to save the Australian-produced Holden Commodore despite General Motor's plan to scrap the car at the end of 2017.

Walkinshaw Performance Extracts 733 HP From LS3-Powered HSV


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If you live Down Under and reckon your LS3-powered Holden or HSV needs a little more grunt, then Walkinshaw Performance is more than happy to oblige.

Tesla Model S P85D Takes On HSV GTS & Holden V8 Supercar


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As far as drag racing goes, here's a truly great match-up between the world's quickest four-door saloon, the Tesla Model S, and Australia's finest V8 brawlers.

Holden VFII Ute Gets LS3 V8 Too, Does 0-100 KM/H In 4.9 Seconds


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Following the launch of the VFII Commodore sedan and wagon, the Ute has received similar updates, highlighted by the new LS3 V8 engine.

Holden Launches VFII, The Fastest & Most Advanced Commodore Ever [w/Video]


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It's official! Holden's most powerful Commodore ever built (HSVs excluded) comes with a massive V8 engine, putting down 407 HP (304 kW) and 570 Nm (420 lb-ft) of peak torque.

Holden Teases Commodore VFII, Reveal Expected On Sept 13


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Not wanting to keep us in the dark for too long, Holden has released a teaser image for their upcoming Commodore VFII, with a full reveal expected on September 13.

ZR1 Hearted Holden GTS-R Allegedly In The Works


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GM’s Down Under division is allegedly cooking up an all-American muscle car.

A Love Letter To The Vauxhall VXR8 GTS: Please, Stay With Us, Forever


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Over the past few years, Vauxhall, the British arm of GM mostly known for Corsas and Astras, is selling one of the most bonkers-vehicles on the market; the mighty Holden-sourced VXR8 GTS.

New HSV ClubSport R8 25th Anniversary Looks Just Like How A Muscle Car Should


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The Australians sure know how to build a muscle car.

Watch Holden Ute Drift Crash Into A Very Resilient Fence


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Those crazy Aussies and their lust for smoky burn-outs and drifts have offered us tons of online entertainment over the years – even when things turn sour.

Holden VF Commodore Storm Special Edition Returns For 2015


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Holden has reintroduced the VF Commodore Storm Special Edition on all 2015 SV6 and SS sedan, ute and Sportwagon body styles.

The Holden Sandman is Back And Looking For a "Good Time"


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Yeeees, that is P@RN! And not car p@rn but genuine people getting it on in the back of a 70s Holden kind of thing. So when you're done staring at that one particular pic in the gallery, make sure to read about the car too.

Chris Harris Says HSV Maloo GTS is One of the Coolest Cars on the Planet


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While on holiday in Australia, Chris Harris couldn’t stay away from cars and decided to test drive the wildest ute on sale there, the HSV Maloo GTS.

GM to Kill off Chevy SS at Lifecycle End, No RHD Chevy Camaro


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The SS is the first Chevrolet-badged V8 sedan launched in the last 17 years, yet it seems GM is not all that content with it and will not give it a follow-up model.

It was confirmed to Motoring, on the sidelines of the SEMA show in Las Vegas, when they asked for information on a possible next rear-driven Holden Commodore (now a rebadged SS).

Holden Updates VF Commodore for 2015 Model-Year


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Having been around for almost a year and a half, the Holden VF Commodore doesn’t change much for 2015.

It receives paddle shifters, some new rims for the sporty SS V Redline model as well very light sprinkling of tech and two new colors. The latter also exclusively features a Jet Black inside “with optional titanium interior highlights.”

New Holden HSV GTS Maloo is Mad; Has 577 HP


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HSV, Holden’s sporty vehicle arm, decided that it was a good idea to transfer the 577 / 740 Nm (545 lb-ft) V8 from the Holden HSV Gen-F GTS into the Maloo ute body shell. It resulted in the HSV GTS Maloo, probably the maddest and fastest vehicle of its type ever.

Holden Commodore Roundabout Drift Antics Tick Off Dashcam Driver [NSFW]


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You gotta love good old fashioned Aussie swearing, especially when it comes out of the blue.

Holden Was Apparently Close to Completing Work on Commodore EV [w/Videos]


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The Holden Volt would have had a hard time justifying its existence if the soon-to-be defunct Australian automaker would have gone through with its program to develop an electric version of the familiar Commodore. They were reportedly pretty near the end of the development cycle, but now it’s all pointless because production of the Commodore will be terminated in 2017.

Drag Race Duel: Mercedes E63 AMG versus Vauxhall VXR8 GTS


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While the Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG and the Vauxhall VXR8 GTS wouldn’t strike you as rivals, they are a match for each other in terms of size, weight and power. This makes them excellent candidates for what should be a close drag race.