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9 iconic Holden vehicles throughout history

Holden will wrap up sales of its vehicles by 2021. With a proud history in Australia, we look back at 10 iconic Holden models. These include the Commodore, Monaro and Torana. Visit Business Insider Australia’s homepage for more stories. It’s officially the end of the road for Holden vehicles in […]
9 iconic Holden vehicles throughout history
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An Australian is now General Motors’ global design chief

Australian designer Michael Simcoe has become the first non-American to be appointed as the vice president of General Motors Global Design. Simcoe will take over from Ed Welburn and become just the seventh design chief in GM history. In Australia, Simcoe was responsible for overseeing the development of the most […]
An Australian is now General Motors’ global design chief
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Holden is reportedly considering plans to keep its factory open

A bold Belgian entrepreneur is proposing a plan to keep Holden’s South Australian manufacturing plant open past its current planned closing date in 2017. The boss of Punch International, Guido Dumarey, has begun pushing for Australian government support, including the backing of Christopher Pyne in his bid to keep building […]
Holden is reportedly considering plans to keep its factory open
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Is this the next Holden Monaro?

With Holden’s Australian manufacturing plants closing their doors at the end of 2017, the Aussie V8 muscle car will die with it. But Holden has been telling us not to worry, because another General Motors sports car will be imported to replace it. But we just don’t know what that […]
Is this the next Holden Monaro?
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It looks like Holden’s last Aussie car will be a GTS-R

Holden’s last Aussie hurrah is looking to be a mean, supercharged V8 machine. HSV has trademarked the GTS-R badge, last used on special edition Commodores in 1995 and 1996. Business Insider reached out to HSV about it, but received a no comment. The news comes after Wheels Magazine reported rumours […]
It looks like Holden’s last Aussie car will be a GTS-R