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Top 10 Experimental Australian engines / abandoned programs

Jan 19, 2021

The archetypal Australian engine became either a large displacement six-cylinder or V8, thanks in no small part to Ford and Holden. Throughout the years, there have been experiments aimed at boosting the export prospects of...

For Sale: 2017 HSV GTSR W1 Maloo ute, bidding at $735,000

Jan 11, 2021

We bet you wished you bought one of the last Australian-built muscle cars now. A 2017 HSV GTSR W1 Maloo ute is currently up for auction, sitting at a mind-blowing price of AU$735,000. New, in...

Holden website no longer shows cars, Corvette confirmed for 2021

Sep 23, 2020

It was obviously only a matter of time but now the official Holden website is winding down and doesn’t even showcase any cars on it anymore. It also references the new GM Speciality Vehicles (GMSV)...

Last HSV Colorado SportsCat production

Last HSV Colorado SportsCat rolls off production line

May 25, 2020

The last ever HSV Colorado SportsCat has rolled off the production line in Melbourne, following a stint of just over two years on the market. The ute is very likely to be the last-ever vehicle...

Holden sales already plummeting, placed 15th in February

Mar 04, 2020

Just a couple of weeks after our exclusive report and then GM announcing it is going to close down Holden completely, we see sales are already being impacted. According to VFACTS new vehicle registration figures...

For Sale: Original 1985 Holden HDT VK Group A SS

Feb 17, 2020

As we sadly heard earlier today, GM will officially shut down the Holden brand, with all local operations set to wind up by the end of 2021, we thought now could be a good time...

GM officially confirms it is closing down the Holden brand

Feb 17, 2020

Following our news story yesterday, GM has now officially confirmed it will be closing down the Holden brand. This means all Holden and New Zealand operations, including engineering, design and financial services, will be closed...

Holden brand to be killed off, shift to Chevrolet – UPDATE

Feb 16, 2020

Holden has already confirmed the Astra and Commodore will cease to exist in its dealerships from later this year, and now we hear a rumour that the Holden name will also be axed, potentially in...

2020 Chevrolet C8 Corvette production officially begins

Feb 04, 2020

Production of the all-new 2020 Chevrolet C8 Corvette Stingray has officially commenced at GM’s Bowling Green assembly plant in Kentucky. The first deliveries to dealerships are scheduled to begin later this month. Initially revealed in...

Holden Commodore being axed in 2020, with Astra

Dec 11, 2019

It’s been officially confirmed, the Holden Commodore will be killed off in 2020, along with the Astra, as the struggling Aussie brand focuses on SUVs and commercial vehicles. In a statement handed out this week,...

2019 Holden Colorado Storm & Trailblazer Storm now on sale in Australia

Nov 27, 2019

Holden is introducing two new special edition models jammed-packed with darkened details and extra gear, with announcement of the Colorado Storm and Trailblazer Storm. Back by popular demand, the Colorado Storm is based on the...

Holden reveals one-off ‘Project Monaro’, and you can win it

Nov 07, 2019

Holden and a number of close partners have been secretly working on a special one-off Holden Monaro CV8 project car. And this is it. Holden will soon be giving it away to a lucky fan....