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Inside Holden's Elizabeth plant

We already know that, come October 20, operations at the long-standing Holden plant in Elizabeth, South Australia, will cease. That's old news – we've known since January...

2017 Holden Ute SS V Redline review

End of days: Dave drives the 2017 Holden Ute SS V Redline, the last of its kind…...

2015 Deni Ute Muster

On the 2nd of October 2015, a proud part of Australian history came to a close. The very last iconic Aussie built ute was unveiled - the 2016 VF Series 2 Holden ute. Considering the long and esteemed career the Holden ute has performed, it was only appropriate that we saw the curtain unfold at the famous Deni Ute Muster in Deniliquin, NSW...

2015 Holden Ute SS V Sandman: Week with Review

If it's rocking - don't bother knocking. James heads back to the 1970s in the 2015 Holden Sandman.

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Holden UTE Videos

The Holden Commodore and three things we'll miss: The V8 ute!

s the sun sets on Australian manufacturing, we look back on three things we'll miss about the Australian creation — the Holden Commodore. Here, we look at that most iconic of Aussie cars: the ute.

Holden Commodore: Death of a Ute

As the sun sets on Australian manufacturing, we look back on three things we'll miss about the Australian creation — the Holden Commodore. Here, Mike Costello says goodbye to the iconic Ute.

Holden Elizabeth plant factory tour: Rubbing shoulders with the local lion’s hometown heroes

Before local production draws to a close on October 20 this year, our own Dave Zalstein heads to Holden’s Elizabeth plant in South Australia to get a first-hand look at exactly how the final-ever Holden Commodores are built… including his very own. Video credit: Archive photos courtesy Steve McNicol/Railmac Publications.

304kW Holden Commodore VFII v 270kW Commodore VF drag race

Read the article here. Holden has just released the 2016 Holden Commodore VF II and it is jam packed with a 6.2-litre LS3 V8 engine that produces 304kW of power. We line it up against the outgoing Holden Commodore SS-V with a 6.0-litre V8 that produces 270kW of power. See how close these two are with the new engine under the hood.  ...

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2017 Nissan 370Z Nismo v Holden Ute SS-V Redline comparison

The Commodore name may be living on but the Holden Ute passes away officially on 20 October when production of that most Australian of icons end. And uncertainty surrounding the future of Nissan’s legendary Z-series means the 370Z Nismo could be the last hurrah for a lineage that runs back nearly 50 years – to the original, 1969 Datsun 240Z...

Ford Falcon XR6 Turbo Ute v Holden Ute SS V Redline : Comparison review

Ford and Holden. Good start. Ford and Holden utes, at the beach. Getting even better...

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Inside Holden's Elizabeth plant

We already know that, come October 20, operations at the long-standing Holden plant in Elizabeth, South Australia, will cease. That's old news – we've known since January...

Holden Commodore Magnum: New record breaking Nurburgring lap time still on the cards

In June 2013 Holden set a world record — the fastest ute to lap the famous Nurburgring circuit. The time set was 8:19:47, making it not only the fastest ute, but one of the fastest cars to lap the German track. Now, Holden is saying a new record could still be on the cards. Using a Holden Commodore SS-V Redline ute with the previous generation 6...

Confirmed: Holden plant will shut October 20

Holden has announced October 20, 2017 as the date it will shut the doors of its Elizabeth car plant outside of Adelaide for the final time, and become a full-line vehicle importer. Holden has assembled vehicles for domestic and export markets at Elizabeth since 1963. Nearly 1000 employees will remain in production, engineering and support roles until production ends...

Here's what a 2018 Holden Ute could look like

Check out the latest handiwork from renowned rendering artist Theophilus Chin, showing what a theoretical (but utterly unlikely) 2018 Holden Ute may look like. The rendering, run on CarScoops, shows how the new Opel Insignia hatch and wagon, which will become the imported Holden Commodore from early 2018, would rock the famous ute body...

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Holden UTE Owner Reviews

2013 Holden Ute Sv6 Review

I have had my SV6 Ute for just under 3 years now, I got it through work as a salary sacrifice car and I hate it. This is the 2nd Holden I have owned (had a VN when I was on my P's and really shouldn't of got that car). When I first got the car me and my partner drove down to Adelaide from Townsville over Christmas, it was then we realized how terrible the seats were...

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