Holden Commodore

GM investing AU$28 million in Holden engineering

Aug 22, 2018

Holden’s parent company General Motors has announced nearly $30 million of extra investment in Australia, which could result in more than 150 new jobs. General Motors confirmed that it will be calling on Australian engineers...

Australian Mint announces Ford & Holden 50c coins, limited edition

Aug 22, 2018

The Royal Australian Mint is celebrating the launch of a new series of automotive-themed fifty-cent pieces, with Ford or Holden to be decided via its first ever ‘reverendum’. What is a ‘reverendum’, you ask? Well,...

Holden Commodore police car lives on, joins South Australia force

Jul 11, 2018

Yes, the Holden Commodore police car lives on. In South Australia at least. Holden has just announced a deal with the South Australia Police force which includes supplying 100 new Commodores for the fleet. While...

2018 Holden Commodore VXR vs Kia Stinger 330Si: Sports sedan comparison (video)

Jun 21, 2018

The affordable large sports sedan market has changed dramatically. For starters, you can forget Australian made. And, technically, most sedans aren’t even sedans these days; in the case of these two, both feature a sporty...

2018 Holden Calais Tourer vs Subaru Outback 3.6R: Adventure wagon comparison (video)

May 22, 2018

So, here we have two very unlikely rivals. From Japan it’s arguably the pioneer of the jumped-up wagon vehicle style, the Subaru Outback, and from Germany we have the all-new Holden Calais V Tourer. Both...

For Sale: 1981 Opel Monza (VC Commodore coupe)

May 15, 2018

Here’s a car you would not expect to see for sale in Australia, despite this being the basis for one of Australia’s most iconic vehicles. Yes, a 1981 Opel Monza is listed for sale in...

Holden sales drop to 10th spot in March, Commodore to blame

Apr 06, 2018

Holden sales have been slowly dipping in recent months since the closure of Australian manufacturing. In the month of March the iconic brand dropped to 10th spot overall, which is an all-new low for the...

For Sale: Holden VN Commodore powered by Rolls-Royce jet engine

Mar 09, 2018

For such a ubiquitous and sometimes joked-about car, we sure have featured our fair share of interesting and wacky VN Commodores. 2.0-litre four-cylinder versions sent to New Zealand, an immaculate SS Group A for $265,000,...

Holden offers 7-year warranty for new Commodore & Equinox

Mar 09, 2018

Holden has announced it is providing a seven-year warranty for the all-new Commodore and Equinox until the end of the month, with all other 2018 plate models getting a five-year package, up from the standard three...

Top 10 Holden prototypes & concepts that didn’t make it

Mar 04, 2018

Although it no longer manufactures vehicles in this country, Holden’s history is incredibly complex and fascinating, so much so that even the most rusted-on GMH fanatic can always discover something they didn’t know. Evidence of...

2018 Holden Commodore now on sale in Australia

Feb 15, 2018

The all-new, Euro-made 2018 Holden Commodore is now officially on sale. It’s the first Commodore not made in Australia, and also the first Commodore to be offered with all-wheel drive. As previously reported, the new...

2018 Holden Commodore scores 5-star ANCAP safety rating

Feb 01, 2018

The upcoming, all-new, German-made 2018 Holden Commodore has been awarded the full five-star ANCAP safety rating in recent tests, just weeks before its market arrival in late February. ANCAP has assessed crash test results from...

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