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2008 Holden Commodore Sportwagon Review

2008 Holden Sportwagon Review & Road Test - Review by Paul Maric. GM Holden has taken a pretty bold move with the introduction of its new VE Commodore based Sportwagon. The previous VZ’s target market of commercial users saw the wagon stereotyped as a bland, boring ‘rep-mobile’. Enter 2008 and the successful VE Commodore...

Americans have kind words for Holden Commodore

The Pontiac G8 and G8 GT have now done the rounds of the American motoring world and by nearly all accounts, it's well received. Americans love their muscle cars and the SS Commodore has delivered the goods. Here is a small sample of what some of the American journalists have said about Australia's own SS Commodore: -- All in all, this is the best-performing sedan in the segment...

2010 Holden VF Commodore CGI

While the team at Ford Australia are hard at work on the public release of the all-new FG Falcon, the Holden camp are by no means sitting around waiting. Instead, they are designing revisions to the hugely successful VE Commodore. Holden now sells the VE Commodore all over the world, the only Australian car to have ever gone so far on the international market...

Holden VE Commodore recalled again

The VE Commodore and WM Statesman series have again being recalled this morning following yesterday's announcement of it being Australia's top selling car. Due to the possibility of an engine bay fire from a faulty fuel line, 86,000 V6 models will be recalled to address the issue...

Holden VE Commodore Wagon spy photos

It didn't take long for Car Advice readers to send through spy photos of the upcoming Holden VE Wagon. Of course, when we heard spy photos, we expected the entire car to be covered, not so. Parked casually out the front of what can only be a Holden employee's home, the VE (SS?) Wagon is a little less spectacular than the Sportswagon we saw at the Sydney Motor Show...

Holden VE Commodore Sportwagon

If there was one concept at the Sydney Motor Show that captured the imagination of all visitors, it was GM Holden's sleek new VE Commodore Sportwagon. There is something special about a big aussie wagon and Holden has delivered the goods. Although this VE Commodore Sportwagon is just a production-based concept vehicle, it does give us a reasonable insight at just how good the VE Wagon can look...

Holden VE Commodore Battery Drain Issue Resolution

Following our initial story about an issue many VE Commodore owners have experienced with regards to a lack of battery charge, we received many complaints from owners agreeing that the issue was getting long in the tooth, especially when vehicles would be dry of charge at inconvenient times...

Holden VE Commodore Battery Drain Issue

We have received several complaints from readers, and one of our motoring writers has encountered this particular issue with two press vehicles, so we would like to get a consensus of the severity of this problem. From the data we have collected, this issue seems to be affecting all VE Commodore models, ranging from run of the mill Omega, right through to the top of the line HSV Grange...

2007 Holden Commodore VE Ute Spied - Again

Literally days after our exclusive spy pictures of Holden's new Commodore Ute, more photos have appeared of the exact same vehicle pictured in our initial post. In fact, not only is it the same vehicle, it's parked in the exact same location - if not the exact same parking space...

Holden VE Commodore Lumina Sedan Special Edition

Interesting news from Holden this morning, the old General has launched a new special edition VE Commodore Lumina. The special edition model will start from $32,990, a good $1,500 less than the Holden Omega, the base model Commodore...

2007 Holden Commodore SVZ Ute And Wagon Special Edition

Its clear now that the Holden VE Ute and wagon are coming. The life cycle of the current model ute is about to end and to help maintain sales before the new model rocks up, Holden have come out with a Special Edition Commodore SVZ Ute And Wagon. Available now, the 2007 Commodore SVZ Ute offers a six-speed manual transmission from $29,990 and a five-speed automatic from $30,990...