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2016 Holden VFII Commodore SV6 Sportwagon review - Quietly Impressive
2016 Holden VFII Commodore SV6 Sportwagon review - Quietly Impressive

THE HOLDEN COMMODORE SV6 SPORTWAGON IS A SLOWLY FADING REMINDER OF THE CLASSIC AUSTRALIAN FAMILY-CAR - SIX CYLINDER...

Dec 26, 2015 (4 months ago)
2015 Holden VFII Calais V Sportwagon Review – The Power And The Glory
2015 Holden VFII Calais V Sportwagon Review – The Power And The Glory

The skinny: Call it the strangest of bedfellows – the Holden Calais V Sportwagon mixes a 6.2-litre V8 and bi-modal...

Nov 6, 2015 (6 months ago)
2016 VF II Commodore SS and SSV Redline Review – Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger
Holden Commodore VF II Review – 2016 SS, SSV Redline

The Skinny:  Planting the 6.2 litre LS3 engine in the Commodore SS and SSV has transformed the performance. Already...

Oct 8, 2015 (7 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 (8 months ago)
Holden Commodore VFII Announced - 304kW V8 Now On The Menu
2016 Holden Commodore VFII On Sale October 304kW SS

Holden's latest - and likely last - evolution of the Commodore will go on sale next month with a slew of equipm...

Sep 13, 2015 (8 months ago)

NEWS

2016 Holden Commodore Black Sedan, Sportwagon and Ute Released

WED, 20 APR, 2016

Holden has announced the arrival of a new set of performance-oriented special editions for the Holden Commodore family, with the Commodore Bla...

Holden VFII Commodore And Caprice Recalled For Airbag Circuit Fix

SUN, 28 FEB, 2016

Holden has announced a recall for its 2016 year-model VFII Commodore and Caprice variants, due to a potential problem with the airbags.

Ford Mustang Spied In NSW Police Highway Patrol Livery

FRI, 19 FEB, 2016

A new Ford Mustang has been spied in New South Wales wearing the full NSW Police Highway Patrol war paint, leading to speculation that the pony car...

GM Trademarks GTS-R Name In Australia - Swansong For HSV?

TUE, 15 DEC, 2015

As sure as eggs, you can bet Holden and Holden Special Vehicles will be planning something extra-special to farewell the locally-built Commodore ra...

Forza Motorsport 6 Mobil 1 Pack Adds VL Commodore Group A Walkinshaw

THU, 3 DEC, 2015

The Mobil 1 Car Pack for Forza Motorsport 6 is now available, and Holden fans in Australia may be surprised to learn of a classic, local inclusion.

2017 Buick LaCrosse Sedan Points To Next-Generation Commodore

FRI, 20 NOV, 2015

General Motors has used the LA Auto Show to debut its 2017 Buick LaCrosse - A large four-door sedan that takes its styling cues from the Holden-des...

Walkinshaw Performance Launches New 547kW LS3 Package

MON, 26 OCT, 2015

For those who feel the last hurrah from Holden and HSV for Australian-made Commodore models is inadequate power-wise, Walkinshaw Performance has yo...

Recalls - Ferrari Ford Focus Holden Commodore Mitsubishi Lancer And More

MON, 19 OCT, 2015

The latest round of recalls has been dominated by the Volkswagen ‘dieselgate’ emissions saga.

Bathurst 1000 2015 - Craig Lowndes Takes Masterful Win At Mount Panorama

MON, 12 OCT, 2015

Red Bull Racing drivers Craig Lowndes and Steven Richards have swept to victory in the Bathurst 1000 after a superb drive from fifteenth on the grid.

New Car Sales, VFACTS September: Nothing To See Here… Oh, Maybe EV And Hybrid Sales

TUE, 6 OCT, 2015

I met Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull at the AFL Grand Final on Saturday.

REVIEWS

Ford Mustang GT vs Holden SS V Redline Ute Comparison Review | V8 'Coupe' Showdown

FRI, 4 MAR, 2016

TESTED Ford Mustang GT ($57,490) 306kW/530Nm 5.0-litre V8 | 6-speed manual Fuel use claimed: 13.1 l/100km |...

2016 Holden VFII Commodore SV6 Sportwagon review - Quietly Impressive

SAT, 26 DEC, 2015

THE HOLDEN COMMODORE SV6 SPORTWAGON IS A SLOWLY FADING REMINDER OF THE CLASSIC AUSTRALIAN FAMILY-CAR - SIX CYLINDERS UP FRONT, LOTS OF SPACE O...

2015 Holden VFII Calais V Sportwagon Review – The Power And The Glory

FRI, 6 NOV, 2015

The skinny: Call it the strangest of bedfellows – the Holden Calais V Sportwagon mixes a 6.2-litre V8 and bi-modal exhaust with wagon practic...

2016 VF II Commodore SS and SSV Redline Review – Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger

THU, 8 OCT, 2015

The Skinny:  Planting the 6.2 litre LS3 engine in the Commodore SS and SSV has transformed the performance.

2014 Walkinshaw Supercharged V8 Review: 500kW And 550kW - Release The Beast

SUN, 12 OCT, 2014

What’s hot: Gut-busting power and torque, blistering performance, sensational sound.

2013 Holden VF Commodore Evoke LPG Review

TUE, 15 OCT, 2013

2013 HOLDEN COMMODORE LPG REVIEW Vehicle Style: Large Sedan Price: $37,490 (plus on-roads) Engine/trans: 180kW/320Nm V6 LPG | 6spd auto Fuel ...

2013 Holden VF Commodore SV6 Manual Review

MON, 30 SEP, 2013

2013 HOLDEN VF COMMODORE SV6 REVIEW Vehicle Style: Large sedan Price: $35,990 (plus on-roads) Engine/trans: 210kW/350Nm V6 petrol | 6spd manua...

2013 HSV GTS Review

FRI, 27 SEP, 2013

2013 HSV GEN-F REVIEW Vehicle Style: High performance large sedan Price: $92,990  (plus on-roads) Engine/trans: 430kW/740Nm 8cyl petrol |...

2013 HSV Maloo Manual Review

WED, 18 SEP, 2013

2013 HSV MALOO REVIEW Vehicle Style: Performance utility Price: $58,990  (plus on-roads) Engine/trans: 317kW/550Nm 8cyl petrol | 6spd man...

2013 Holden SSV Redline Manual Sedan Review: 5 STARS

MON, 9 SEP, 2013

2013 HOLDEN VF COMMODORE REVIEW  Vehicle Style: Large sedan Price: $51,490  (plus on-roads) Engine/trans: 270kW/530Nm 8cyl petrol | ...

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