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The automotive name of thrones: Local heroes
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25th Aug 2018
6 min read

The automotive name of thrones: Local heroes

Australia might not be the manufacturing epicentre of its own automotive ecosystem anymore, but there was once a time when being ‘Australia’s own’ was the only chance car brands had at success. There’s no doubt some car names have become icons unto themselves, though – to the point where they almost overshadow the brands that delivered them. Ford and Holden, for example, are almost second-fiddle to the massive presence of the Falcon and Commodore badges – or at least they once were.
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Kez Casey
Holden Monaro converted into Lamborghini Aventador replica
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25th Sep 2012
2 min read

Holden Monaro converted into Lamborghini Aventador replica

A US-based car conversion company has had limited success in turning a Holden Monaro into a Lamborghini Aventador in a Frankenstein-style project. S and M Customs from Eagle, Idaho made a number of modifications of varying degrees of vulgarity to a Pontiac GTO – the left-hand drive version of the Australian-made Monaro sold to North America between 2004 and 2006 – to create the replica of the dramatically styled supercar.
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