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HSV Clubsport R8 SV Black Edition REVIEW | HSV's Best Grand Touring Sedan Yet
2016 HSV Clubsport R8 SV Black Edition REVIEW, Price, Features | An Accidental Grand Tourer In A Brawny Aussie Shell

BREAK OUT THE TISSUES, IT’S TIME TO SAY GOODBYE TO HSV’S NATURALLY ASPIRATED LS3 V8 ENGINE. That’s ...

Jul 4, 2016 (5 months ago)
HSV Clubsport REVIEW | 2016 Clubsport R8 LSA - Here's One For The Horsepower Junkies
HSV Clubsport REVIEW | 2016 Clubsport R8 LSA - Here's One For The Horsepower Junkies

THE GEN F2 CLUBSPORT R8 LSA IS PROOF THAT HSV EMPLOYS MORE 'EVIL SCIENTISTS' THAN ANY OTHER CAR COMPANY ON EARTH...

Nov 22, 2015 (1 year ago)
HSV Gen-F2 Range Arrives - 400kW Supercharged LSA V8 For R8 And Senator
HSV's Supercharged Gen-F2 Range - Price And Specifications For Australia

Holden Special Vehicles has confirmed it will supercharge the majority of its range, with a detuned version of the GTS f...

Sep 22, 2015 (1 year ago)
HSV Marks ClubSport 25th Anniversary With Limited Edition R8
HSV Marks ClubSport 25th Anniversary With Limited Edition R8

Holden Special Vehicles has given its ClubSport R8 the limited edition treatment to commemorate the ClubSport badge...

Jul 8, 2015 (1 year ago)
HSV Senator SV: 2015 Special Launches From $83,990
HSV Senator SV: 2015 Special Launches From $83,990

Holden Special Vehicles has added a special new version of its velvet hammer Senator sedan to the 2015 line-up. Picki...

Feb 16, 2015 (2 years ago)

NEWS

Walkinshaw Reveals its Answer to HSV

THU, 24 NOV, 2016

While supercharged V8s have been a fixture of the Australian new car land for several years, not everyone enjoys the sound and fury of pumped-up en...

HSV Celebrates 85 000 Vehicles

TUE, 7 JUN, 2016

Holden Special Vehicles (HSV) is celebrating this week, having signed off on its 85,000th vehicle.

TMR's Top Ten RWD Sports Sedans Under $100k

SUN, 29 MAY, 2016

Local car manufacturing is on the way out, and it’ll take with it two uniquely Australian vehicles in the Holden Commodore and Ford Falcon - ...

HSV Announces Trio Of LS3-Powered Special Editions As Last Hurrah For Naturally-Aspirated V8

THU, 26 MAY, 2016

In the second half of last year Holden Special Vehicles radically overhauled its engine lineup by detuning the GTS’ supercharged LS9 V8 and p...

TMR Best Buy 2016 - Top 5 Performance Cars Over $50k: HSV Clubsport R8 LSA, Audi RS3, VW Golf R, Mercedes-AMG C63, Porsche Cayman GT4

MON, 25 JAN, 2016

You’ve done well for yourself: recently acquired the coveted corner office, or business is booming...

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...

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...

HSV Gen-F2 Range Arrives - 400kW Supercharged LSA V8 For R8 And Senator

TUE, 22 SEP, 2015

Holden Special Vehicles has confirmed it will supercharge the majority of its range, with a detuned version of the GTS flagship's 6.2 litre sup...

HSV Marks ClubSport 25th Anniversary With Limited Edition R8

WED, 8 JUL, 2015

Holden Special Vehicles has given its ClubSport R8 the limited edition treatment to commemorate the ClubSport badge’s 25th anniversary.

HSV Senator SV: 2015 Special Launches From $83,990

MON, 16 FEB, 2015

Holden Special Vehicles has added a special new version of its velvet hammer Senator sedan to the 2015 line-up.

REVIEWS

2016 HSV R8 Maloo SV Black REVIEW - One Last T-Rex Roar Before The Asteroid Hits

TUE, 26 JUL, 2016

WHEN IT COMES TO AUTOMOTIVE DINOSAURS, FEW ARE AS POSITIVELY PALEOLITHIC AS THIS HSV MALOO R8 SV BLACK.

HSV Clubsport R8 SV Black Edition REVIEW | HSV's Best Grand Touring Sedan Yet

MON, 4 JUL, 2016

BREAK OUT THE TISSUES, IT’S TIME TO SAY GOODBYE TO HSV’S NATURALLY ASPIRATED LS3 V8 ENGINE.

HSV Clubsport REVIEW | 2016 Clubsport R8 LSA - Here's One For The Horsepower Junkies

SUN, 22 NOV, 2015

THE GEN F2 CLUBSPORT R8 LSA IS PROOF THAT HSV EMPLOYS MORE 'EVIL SCIENTISTS' THAN ANY OTHER CAR COMPANY ON EARTH.

2016 HSV Gen-F2 R8 LSA Review: HSV's Hand-Me-Down Hero

THU, 15 OCT, 2015

The skinny: HSV has snuck the fire-breathing supercharged 6.2 litre V8 from its GTS halo car into the Clubsport R8, Tourer R8, Maloo R8 and Senator...

2014 HSV GTS Maloo Review: Preview Drive

MON, 13 OCT, 2014

What’s Hot: 430kW in an Aussie ute! Mate, load-carriers don't come any hotter...

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 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 HSV GTS Gen-F Track Test Review

FRI, 2 AUG, 2013

2013 HSV GTS REVIEW What’s hot: LSA V8’s linear power delivery, massive 430kW, bargain pricing.

2013 HSV Gen-F Track Test Review

FRI, 7 JUN, 2013

2013 HSV Gen-F Track Test Review What’s hot: Wonderful electric power steering, strong V8 engines, powerful brakes and improved interi...

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