Holden Commodore VF Evoke Sportwagon 2013 Review

Posted on August 10th, 2013

The weight and thickness of the boot floor gives away that this Commodore can carry a serious amount of kit. Fold the rear seats flat and there’s enough room for a mosh pit of meerkats. Read More

Holden Captiva 5 LTZ 2013 – Review

Posted on June 28th, 2013

Taking the Captiva 5 immediately after the Holden Cruze I was surprised at the difference in interior trim. The Captiva’s screens and controls look like they’re a few years older than the Cruze’s; does the Read More

Holden Cruze SRi Hatchback 2013 – Review

Posted on June 25th, 2013

The only way to arrive at Fieldays is via jet boat or helicopter. It avoids the 20-minute queue into the car park and the resulting walk from several leagues away. We opted for the jet Read More

Holden Cruze CD Sportwagon 2013 Review

Posted on March 18th, 2013

The Cruze Sportwagon has the Holden corporate nose, but it’s nowhere near as aggressive as a Commodore. Its 16-inch steel wheels and hubcaps, and safe styling make it blend in to the crowd; the perfect Read More

Holden Colorado 7 LTZ 2013 Review

Posted on February 22nd, 2013

While most SUVs are tending towards the ‘soft-roader’ approach, Holden’s Colorado 7 will take you off the beaten path, along with up to three tonnes of whatever you want to pull. The seven-seater segment seems Read More

Holden Commodore SV6 Sportwagon Z Series 2013 Review

Posted on February 13th, 2013

This is a car which is having its lunch partly eaten by SUVs and not really for any good reason. Recently Holden and Ford announced they would be phasing out their most popular large passengers Read More

Holden Volt 2012 Review

Posted on January 29th, 2013

Here is the bridge to the full EV (electric vehicle). It’s a sensible option that gives you up to 80km of highway cruising using fully electric motoring, but with a petrol engine that will back Read More

Holden Barina Hatch CDX 1.6 2012 Review

Posted on January 10th, 2013

It doesn’t seem that long ago since we sampled the Barina (in CD trim), but it was a whole year. I remember thinking that Holden had dramatically improved the looks over the previous model, and Read More