The company has cited the strength of the Australian dollar, high cost of production and the small size and competitiveness of the local market.
Almost a year out from sale, Holden gave CNET Australia a chance to drive the new Volt electric car with an on-board range-extending petrol engine.
Holden Australia has just finished restoring its first concept car--the 1969 Holden Hurricane. The Holden Hurricane will be on display from Oct. 21 to 23 at the Motorclassica car show at the Melbourne Royal Exhibition Building.
The Holden Hurricane was a show-stopper when it debuted at the 1969 Melbourne Motor Show. The Hurricane has recently been restored and will be on display at the Motorclassica car show at the Melbourne Royal Exhibition Building from Oct. 21 to 23.
If the Commodore doesn't offer you enough space in a piece of rear-wheel Australiana, then there's always the Caprice. But just how different is the long wheelbase car?
Car maker Holden has unveiled an updated Commodore range, which, thanks to its support of ethanol blends of up to 85 per cent ethanol/15 per cent unleaded, could eventually be powered by household waste.
Just three days out from Christmas, Holden has announced that it will begin producing a small four-cylinder car from the third quarter of 2010 funded, in part, by the Federal Government's green car fund.
Holden has launched a 99¢ per litre fuel offer on all petrol and diesel cars delivered to private buyers from the beginning of September through to the end of October.
Holden currently sells the Commodore sedan in the U.S. as the Pontiac G8. Now two more models are on their way: the high performance GXP and the very Australian ute.