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2017 Holden Astra REVIEW | Holden's Most Convincing Small Car in Years
2017 Holden Astra REVIEW | Holden's Most Convincing Small Car in Years

This is the new face of Holden. The Australian-built Cruze compact car has ceased production and Commodore will be go...

Nov 11, 2016 (2 months ago)
Holden MD Mark Bernhard - 24 New Models, A Rear-Drive Performance Model, Big SUVs And Other "Known Knowns"
Holden MD Mark Bernhard - 24 New Models, A Rear-Drive Performance Model, Big SUVs And Other "Known Knowns"

New-to-the-chair Holden MD, Mark Barnhard, last night outlined Holden's plans for "transitioning" to an im...

Sep 13, 2015 (1 year ago)
Holden Astra: New 2016 Hatch Confirmed For September Debut
Holden Astra: New 2016 Hatch Confirmed For September Debut

The next-generation Astra hatch will make its global debut at September’s Frankfurt Motor Show. Its launch in S...

May 6, 2015 (2 years ago)
Holden Astra VXR Review: 2015 Track Test
Holden Astra VXR Track Review: Price, Performance

What’s Hot: Bang-for-buck quotient is huge, stellar handling, powerful engine  What’s Not: Getting old...

May 3, 2015 (2 years ago)
Holden Astra GTC, Astra VXR: 2015 Price And Features For Australia
Holden Astra VXR 2015, Astra GTC 2015: Price And Features

Holden’s lion and Astra badges have been reunited once more, with the returned line-up now on sale in Australia fr...

Apr 28, 2015 (2 years ago)

NEWS

2017 Holden Astra Sedan Revealed

TUE, 10 JAN, 2017

The Holden Cruze is back - but not as we know it.

Holden Cuts New Astra Prices After Just Two Months On Sale

TUE, 10 JAN, 2017

Holden has been forced to drop the price of its new Astra less than two months after it went on sale.

Opel Teases New LED Headlights... Coming In The Next Holden Commdore?

WED, 9 NOV, 2016

Some details have emerged on Opel’s new second-generation IntelliLux LED headlights, previewed for the first time overseas with the teaser im...

Holden Astra Scores 5-Star ANCAP Safety Rating - Except Entry-Level Astra R

TUE, 8 NOV, 2016

The all-new Holden Astra, set to launch in Australia this month, will kick off its sales campaign with the backing of a maximum 5-star safety rating.

Holden Malibu Will Not Be Replaced Ahead Of 2018 Commodore Arrival

FRI, 28 OCT, 2016

Holden has announced that its midsized Malibu sedan will not be replaced once current stocks are exhausted.

2017 Holden Astra - Price And Features For Australia

MON, 26 SEP, 2016

As the first 2017 Holden Astra rolls off the production line in Europe, Holden has announced local pricing for the new model ahead of its arrival i...

Holden Astra Wins European Car Of The Year Award For 2016

TUE, 1 MAR, 2016

The all-new Astra small car has claimed the European Car Of The Year gong for 2016, as voted by a panel of 58 automotive journalists representing 2...

Holden Astra Five-Door Locked In For Australian Launch

TUE, 15 SEP, 2015

The Holden Astra five-door hatch will be making a comeback in late 2016, with the company confirming it will bring the all-new Astra to our sh...

Holden MD Mark Bernhard - 24 New Models, A Rear-Drive Performance Model, Big SUVs And Other "Known Knowns"

SUN, 13 SEP, 2015

New-to-the-chair Holden MD, Mark Barnhard, last night outlined Holden's plans for "transitioning" to an imported model range, ahead o...

New Astra Wagon Unveiled Ahead Of Frankfurt Motor Show

FRI, 11 SEP, 2015

General Motors has pulled the covers from its new European-market Astra wagon on the eve of the Frankfurt Motor Show.

REVIEWS

Holden Astra VXR Review: 2015 Track Test

SUN, 3 MAY, 2015

What’s Hot: Bang-for-buck quotient is huge, stellar handling, powerful engine  What’s Not: Getting old now, messy infotainment in...

2013 Opel Astra OPC Review

WED, 19 JUN, 2013

2013 OPEL ASTRA REVIEW  Vehicle Style: Hot hatch Price: $42,990  (plus on-roads) Fuel Economy claimed: 8.1l/100km | tested: 11...

2013 Opel Astra OPC Launch Review

THU, 14 FEB, 2013

2013 OPEL ASTRA OPC REVIEW What’s hot: Fantastic cornering grip and ride, sweet turbo engine, massive mid-range punch.

2013 Opel Astra GTC Sport Review

FRI, 4 JAN, 2013

2013 OPEL ASTRA REVIEW  Vehicle Style: Three door small hatchback Price: $34,990  (plus on-roads) Engine/transmission: 1.6 litre tur...

Opel Astra GTC 1.6T Sport Launch Review

FRI, 3 AUG, 2012

OPEL ASTRA GTC REVIEW Price: $34,990 (plus on-roads) Power: 132kW @ 5500rpm Torque: 230Nm @ 2200rpm Transmission: six-speed manual 0...

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