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Vauxhall VXR8 GTS-R

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Vauxhall bids farewell to its line of Aussie performance legends in some style with the limited edition VXR8 GTS-ROctober 2017 saw the production end for arguably Australia’s greatest automotive export, the Holden Commodore – and with that end, one of the UK car market’s strangest, most enriching, most wonderful and most unlikely seams of import supply has forever dried up. Vauxhall’s lurid, unreconstructed, antediluvian, V8-powered, infamous Aussie-built Anglophile – the VXR8 – is no more.

HSV builds its final Holden Commodore-based super sedan

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Australia’s semi-official tuner to Holden, HSV, has made a name for itself over the past three decades by churning out meaty muscle cars based on successive generations of rear-wheel-drive, V-8-powered Holden Commodores.

End of the Road: Marking the Passing of the Australian Auto Industry – The Big Picture

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - A moment’s silence, please, to mark the passing of the Australian auto industry. The last car to be designed, engineered, and manufactured in Australia, a Holden Commodore SS-V Redline sedan, rolled off the General Motors Holden assembly line in October.

Holden's Sold Its Elizabeth Plant, But It's Building A Museum On Site

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - After nearly 60 years, Holden stopped producing cars at its plant in Elizabeth, Australia, at the end of this past October. So what's to become of the sprawling site?

Elizabeth’s Lion Will Continue To Roar As Former Manufacturing Site Set To Transform Into Lionsgate Business Park

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Holden has today confirmed the successful buyer of its former manufacturing plant at Elizabeth as the Melbourne-based developer Pelligra Group, which will re-name the extensive site “Lionsgate Business Park”.

Potent Colorado SportsCat Marks A New Beginning For Holden Special Vehicles

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Late last week, General Motors and Holden Special Vehicles (HSV) revealed that the Camaro and Silverado will be sold in Australia from 2018. Alongside this announcement, HSV previewed its potent Colorado SportsCat.