Crazy V8 Commodore drift taxi

May 13, 2014

What you see here is a mock-up Holden VE Commodore taxi that features a nitrous-assisted 6.0-litre V8. The car was featured at Powercruise Powerplay in Brisbane over the weekend, offering rides to paying passengers. Looking...

Holden reveals special edition Collingwood VF Commodore

Apr 15, 2014

Holden has revealed a special edition black and white VF Commodore to help celebrate their sponsorship of the famous Collingwood Football Club. Available now, the $3500 Collingwood Commodore option comes with a limited edition Collingwood...

Toyota under pressure as only Australian auto manufacturer

Dec 11, 2013

With Holden announcing it will close down auto manufacturing operations by the end of 2017, Toyota will remain as the only company to produce vehicles in Australia. The Japanese company says it is now under...

Holden closure was a “General Motors decision”: Devereux

Dec 11, 2013

Although a lot of blame is being put on the Federal Government and its lack of financial assistance to the local auto industry, Holden chairman and managing director Mike Devereux says the decision to close...

Holden will close down manufacturing by 2017 – official

Dec 11, 2013

It’s official, Holden will close down its manufacturing operations by 2017. GM will transition into a national sales company for Australia and New Zealand, and significantly reduce its local engineering operations. It was seen as...

VACC calls for Government to continue to assist local manufacturing

Dec 10, 2013

The VACC (Victorian Automobile Chamber of Commerce) has called for the Federal Government to continue to assist the Australian automotive manufacturing industry. The announcement comes after Tony Abbott’s comments that there will be no additional...

Tony Abbott says no more money for Holden – report

Dec 07, 2013

Prime Minister Tony Abbott has all but put the final nail in Holden’s coffin, telling the carmaker he would not provide more government funding to the battling company. According to News Limited, Mr Abbott declared...

Holden closing down in 2016 – rumour

Dec 06, 2013

We all knew it was inevitable but it looks like Holden could be following Ford Australia, closing down all operations in 2016. The news comes after the company’s CEO announced he was moving to another...

For Sale: 1967 HR Holden X2 turbo with methanol injection

Aug 30, 2012

If a good ol’ Holden motorcar is what you’re after, then this 1967 HR Holden X2 might take your fancy. It’s been modified, so it’s not for those who want everything dinky-die, but what it...

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