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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...

2007 Holden Captiva Diesel

Holden has expanded the Captiva SUV lineup with the introduction of a Diesel’s 2.0-litre common rail turbo diesel engine. The Diesel variant is yet another indication that Australians are warming up to Diesel engines. The new Diesel Captiva produces 110 kilowatts of peak power at 4000rpm and 320 Newton metres of torque at 2000rpm and it complies with Euro IV emission standards...

Holden Epica Pricing & Specifications

Holden has finally let the word out on the new Korean made Holden Epica. The mid-size sedan, Epica, will be priced from $25,990. The Epica which will go on sale in April 2007 come with a choice of either a 2.0 or 2.5-litre in-line six cylinder engine and a five-speed manual or five-speed automatic transmission, depending on model. 2...

2007 Holden Epica - Korean Goodness

Previously when we wrote a bit about the Holden Epica, it caused a little bit of a storm, readers argued amongst themselves as to why Holden continues to bring out Korean made vehicles with a Holden badge stuck on. Anyway, last friday at the Brisbane International Motorshow, the Epica was unveiled, and my god was it ugly! The Epica which goes on sale in early April 2007, will be available in two variants (CDX and CDXi) with a choice of either a 2...

Wheels Names Holden VE Commodore Car Of The Year

When I heard that Wheels had named the Holden VE Commodore range as the "car of the year", I started wondering why anyone still even buys wheels? Every single cover that I've looked at in the last year seems to have some sort of 'Ford XR6 vs Commodore SS vs XR8 vs GTS vs HSV etc etc etc"... comeon guys, there really are other types of cars apart from the Falcon and the Commodore...

Holden AH Astra SRi coupe and hatch

Astra SRi coupe and hatch The sporty Astra SRi three-door coupe and dynamic SRi five-door hatch models add the excitement and performance from the more powerful direct injection 110 kW 2.2-litre engine. Both models come equipped with a standard six-speed manual or optional four-speed automatic transmission, 17-inch alloy wheels, sports chassis pack, semi automatic climate control, leather heated seats and a lower sports body kit...

Holden AH Astra TwinTop

Holden revealed two new Astra models at the 2006 Australian International Motor Show in Sydney. The Astra TwinTop retractable hard top convertible and sporty SRi five-door hatch made their Australian debuts on the Holden show stand. Both vehicles, and a new SRi three-door coupe, will be on sale in a months time (December). The Astra's are all powered by a 2...

Holden Special Vehicles HSV VXR

Oh my, a turbo charged HSV Holden? Whats next a Turbo Charged Commodore? We all knew this was coming, but no one was really going to say anything till HSV actually released the car. Of course HSV's actual influence on the VXR is rather ambiguous, nonetheless, here at Car Advice, we are far to excited by the prospect of this Turbo Charged VXR that we just don't care...

Holden Dual Fuel now in VE range LPG

Even though fuel prices are coming back down, (in Brisbane they are well below $1) no one really knows how long this will last. A few months ago when Fuel was reaching $1.50, LPG seemed like a good idea...

Holden SS Thunder Ute 2006

Since Holden has decided to not build the new generation VE ute for sometime, new packages and models need to be introduced to keep interest in Holden's aging Ute series. So Holden has released a second special edition SS Thunder Ute, featuring more than $3,000 in extra value...

Holden Captiva SUV

Yep, here it is, another new Holden. The Holden Captiva SUV. The all new Captiva sports utility vehicle range, priced from $35,990 is set to enter the market as Holden's response to the ever popular Ford Territory. Holden is quick to point out that the new Captiva is is closest in exterior dimensions to the BMW X5 whilst offering five or seven-seat capacity depending on model...