Holden reviews

2016 Holden Captiva diesel review (video)

Jul 08, 2016

Holden has released an updated Captiva for 2016, with a raft of special aesthetic touches and upgrades. Holden received some criticism for its previous Captiva 7, so it intends to win back some good-faith with...

2016 Holden Cruze SRi Z-Series review (video)

Jun 06, 2016

In October of this year, the Australian-made 2016 Holden Cruze SRi Z-Series will ride quietly into the sunset for the last time, joined by the 56-year old Ford Falcon and soon to be followed by...

2016 HSV Clubsport R8 review (video)

Feb 05, 2016

It started life as a humble Aussie icon. Now, the HSV Clubsport sits in the market as one of the most powerful production sedans in the world. Isn’t it a shame the MY2016 is going...

2016 Holden Commodore SS V Redline VF II review (video)

Jan 17, 2016

This is it, folks. The last ever Australian-made high-performance Commodore; the 2016 Holden Commodore SS V Redline VF II. This is the Commodore that we should be most proud of. Holden will cease local manufacturing...

2016 Holden Commodore SV6 Sportwagon VFII review (video)

Dec 19, 2015

What you’re looking at here is the final chapter of a story that started in 1948; the birth of the six-cylinder, Australian-built family car. For the best part of seven decades it has been an...

2016 Holden Calais V Sportwagon VF II V8 review (video)

Dec 05, 2015

The new 2016 Holden VF Series II Calais V Sportwagon sits in the market as the only, rear-wheel drive V8 luxury wagon priced under $100k. Unfortunately, it won’t be around for much longer. We’re going...

2015 Holden Insignia VXR review (video)

Nov 24, 2015

Despite Opel’s best efforts to move metal in Australia the European manufacturer pulled out of the market after a short-lived stint from 2012 to 2013, leaving Holden an opportunity to obtain some of its vehicles....

2015 Holden Cascada 1.6T review (video)

Aug 12, 2015

“Cascada. What the hell is that?” This was the reaction from a passerby as we drove out from a shopping centre in western Sydney. It was interesting to see he jumped into an overcooked 2000-something...

2015 Holden Astra VXR review (video)

Jul 16, 2015

Holden has entered the super hatch segment and now holds the current record for offering the most powerful front-wheel drive on the local market. Introducing the 2015 Holden Astra VXR. You might recognise the curvacious...

2015 Holden Astra GTC Sport review (video)

Jul 02, 2015

The 2015 Holden Astra is an important car for a number of reasons. With a base offering below the $30k mark, it is within reach of a big chunk of the buying public. It also...

2015 Holden Colorado vs Isuzu D-Max: 4×4 ute comparison (video)

Jun 25, 2015

It’s becoming increasingly difficult to pick the right 4×4 ute for the right job these days, with carmakers getting more and more competitive with their packages. The 2015 Holden Colorado and 2015 Isuzu D-Max are...

HSV Senator Signature vs Volvo S60 Polestar: track test (video)

May 31, 2015

These two might not seem like the most appropriate vehicles to compare, but they do follow a similar set of values and offer very similar performance. Think of it as a luxury V8-Supercars-for-the-road comparison. The...

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