04 Mar 2020

Holden sales plummet, 23 months of gloom for new car market

The FCAI has released its Vfacts report for February and none of it’s good news unless you were one of the brands which bucked the downward sales trend. There were close to 300 fewer cars sold every day last month compared to February 2019, making February 2020 the 23rd month

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26 Feb 2020

Government steps in to protect Holden heritage collection from GM

The Australian Government says it has clarified with GM that Holden’s historic collection will stay in Australia, citing legal means to do so and ensuring Australians that GM is not “secretly moving stuff offshore.” As GM departs Australia after announcing it will close Holden and axe a significant proportion of

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Ford vs Holden blue red
17 Feb 2020

Blue vs red: Ford says goodbye to Aussie rival Holden

Ford has said goodbye to Holden, the end to what was one of Australia’s most famous rivalries. SURE, BLUE AND RED fans agree the rivalry between Ford and Holden ended with the shuttering of local production, but today’s announcement from General Motors brings a finite end to the unique competition

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17 Feb 2020

GONE: Holden to close this year

GENERAL MOTORS WILL retire Holden in Australia, shutting the iconic Lion Brand down, closing the incredible Lang Lang providing ground which proved instrumental in the local development of Australian and imported Holden models, and shutting the local design and engineering teams. Around 600 of the 800 jobs filled at Holden

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20 Jan 2020

Holden’s saviour? Chevrolet Blazer turbo a fit

Holden has to do something to increase sales in its now exclusive SUV and ute lineup. Could this be the next new addition?

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17 Dec 2019

Father of the Commodore says ‘Holden name could disappear’

The man who designed the very first Holden Commodore says that time is running out for Roary the lion and the Holden name could leave Australia.

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10 Dec 2019

Bye-bye Commodore: Holden axes passenger cars

Holden’s new boss hits the ground running, announcing that the brand will offer an exclusive SUV and ute lineup, seeing the end of the Commodore and Astra.

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02 Dec 2019

Holden boss leaves after 16 months

David Buttner has resigned as chairman and managing director of Holden due to personal reasons, Kristian Aquilina replaces him.

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14 Nov 2019

Holden introduces Netflix-style subscription service

If you weren’t sure about buying a new Holden now you don’t have to, with Holden’s new Maven service allowing users to subscribe to rent cars on a temporary basis.

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01 Oct 2019

Holden announces seven years free servicing

Holden Colorado, Acadia, and Trailblazer now come with seven years free servicing.

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Chevrolet announces the next generation Corvette will debut 07.18.19. A camouflaged next generation Corvette travels down 7th Avenue near Times Square Thursday, April 11, 2019 in New York, New York. (Photo by Jennifer Altman for Chevrolet)
19 Jul 2019

Holden to bring 2020 Chevrolet Corvette to Australia

Holden has announced Australia has been confirmed as a right-hand drive export market for the 2020 Chevrolet Corvette.

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Project Monaro
02 Jul 2019

Holden to restore and giveaway 2004 Monaro CV8

Holden has announced it will restore, contemporise and giveaway a 2004 Monaro CV8 with Craig Lowndes the Project Monaro ambassador.

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14 Jun 2019

2020 Holden Commodore range to be cut back by end of year

Holden is set to take an axe to its ZB Commodore range to better position it for the much lower sales levels it sets now that it is no longer made in Australia.

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14 Jun 2019

2020 Holden Colorado Review

Toby Hagon’s 2020 Holden Colorado Review With Price, Specs, Performance, Ride And Handling, Ownership, Safety, Verdict And Score.

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2020 Holden Trax
17 Apr 2019

2020 Holden Trax previewed by Chevy Trailblazer?

The 2020 Holden Trax has been previewed via the unveiling of the 2020 Chevrolet Trailblazer at the Shanghai Motor Show.

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