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Corvette Muscle Stronger Than Holden's V8?

Currently if you want to buy a Corvette in Australia, you need to have roughly $250,000 to have the icon made to Right Hand Drive, but there are plans for the future versions of the Corvette to be made in RHD from factory. For a car that can go from 0-100km/h in 3.7sec ..

Holden Epica - Don't like it? Bring it back! If you can

It seems that the auto industry's (except for Holden's Wheels magazine) constant negative reporting about Holden's latest Korean made "aussie" car, the Holden Epica, has scared a few potential buyers. Lets be honest, we are not Epica's biggest fans. Nonetheless, we have asked Holden to give us the Epica for a road test, and once it arrives in the CarAdvice garage, you can bet we will give it a thorough run through...

2007 Holden Astra SRi coupe and hatch

Holden's Astra has been one of the lucky cars in the Holden lineup which has not been replaced with a Korean made matchbox. Unlike the Holden Barina (with its 2 star safety rating) the Holden Astra is actually made in Belgium, by Opel. Hence the Astra SRi three and five-door hatch models are not plaughed by the image and safety concerns of their Korean made counterparts...

2007 Holden Astra Twintop

Holden has released some details on the 2007 Holden Astra Twintop & SRi with some new improvements. The cars are powered by a 2.2-litre direct injection engine with 110kW power @ 5600 rpm and 210Nm torque @ 4000 rpm. Holden says the new improved Astra engine will represent the first time an Astra engine has come with variable high-pressure direct fuel injection technology which will enhance its efficiency compared with multi-point fuel injection systems...

Holden VE Ute Spyshot

Lets just squash all rumours that Holden are not making a VE Ute. The images were taken by a member of Dirt Bike World. Here is a close up, we will try to find the high resolution image if it exists.

Holden Ute E-Series Maloo

Holden fans are at it again. This time they have come out with what the E-Series Maloo might look like (note : these are computer generated images). The current Maloo is the fastest ute in the world and the next generation will surely be no different...

Bush set to ruin Holden's American Export Plans

It appears that all is not well for Holden's US export program. According to an article in today’s Chicago Tribune, General Motor’s rear-drive initiative is in trouble. Yes, reality has caught up with GM and their fuel guzzling, inefficient engines and designs might be put to rest...

Holden Exports to China

Yesterday it was Korea, and today, its China. Holden have announced plans to export Global V6 engines (the ones in the VE Commodore) to China. Two versions of the Global V6 engines will be fitted in the new Buick Park Avenue being built by Shanghai General Motors. China's car industry is growing at a massive rate, given the thirst of the rising middle class for cars, the move by Holden taps into a huge market...

Holden to Export the Caprice to Korea

We are getting a little sick of all the Korean made "Aussie" Holden's popping around everywhere. Mainly due to Holden's shameless promotion of the Korean cars as 'Australian' and secondly, because with a two star safety rating on some models, these cars have no place on our roads...

Victorian Police Force Holden VE SS Commodore

When we previously mentioned the Victorian Police force got their hands on Chrysler's 300C, the Victorian police media unit got a little annoyed as we tried to link the revenue raised from speeding tickets as the funding source for their 300C...

NT's Holden SS Commodore Police Cars

Seems like there is a competition on who can get the best police cars, from QLD Police getting their hands on FPV Typhoons, to NSW police getting a Lotus, all these Speeding tickers really are paying for something! Not to be outdone, the men in blue in Northern Territory have got their hands on some brand new Holden VE SS Commodores. The 270kW, 6...