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Holdens started out life in in Port Melbourne, Victoria, as a but by 1908, they had made the into producing automobiles. In they were bought out by US car General Motors and changed name to General Motors-Holden’s becoming Holden Ltd in 1998.

The to make an entirely Australian-built of cars was put on hold due to World War II, and the went into military After the war, they out with their first model in 1948, simply the ‘Holden.’ It was in 1950 that the coupe utility left the line and created a legend as the ute was to cater to Australia’s rugged

By the 1960s, Holden was exporting to 17 around Southeast Asia and had plants in South Africa and After the success of the FC and FJ ranges, the FB hit the and featured many influences of the big cars, in particular the Chevy, large, distinctive tailfins. The EK also featured a more suspension and was better suited its rivals to rough roads.

the 1980s saw tough times for the car industry, Holden managed to one of their most popular in this period, the ‘Commodore.’ A first with Suzuki and Toyota, selling rebadged of each other’s vehicles, a lot, and when these dissolved in the mid-1990s, Holden to marketing GM products once and saw their market share again.

When GM acquired a major in Daewoo, they also the Korean cars as rebadged Here, the Daewoo Kalos the Holden Barina and the Lancetti was as the Holden Astra.

The company has participated in motor racing their Holden Racing (HRT). Since 1987, working alongside Tom Wilkinshaw, the has produced special performance-level under the Holden Special (HSV) badge.

Overview of Holden‘s Models

in conjunction with GM since buyout in the 1930s, Holden has the majority of cars to Australia and have a good presence in New South Korea, Indonesia, the and Hawaii. One of their first vehicles was the ute, very suited to the country’s outlying it served as a durable, strong that handled the unpredictable outside of the towns and cities ease.

Much of Holden’s car production was influenced by the big muscle of Detroit. The large bonnet, and prominent grilles were the card of vehicles like the FC, FB, and EK Home-grown developments like the automatic transmission and the Powerglide were well suited to the

The introduction of the Chevrolet V8 engines gave the cars more and fitting them into the HK spawned such classics as the the prestigious Broughton, and the 1970s the … Sandman.

The last of the big was the VF Commodore. They still their VF ute and the Statesman Caprice. of their current range rebadged Opel, Isuzu, and cars from across the GM

Holden’s Competition

The Holden of cars is designed to compete the motoring sectors. They competed well in some of the such as the full-size car range the Commodore. With their list of ute cars, they often set trends.

Once you the comfort of the urban roadways, you a very durable car, and has always been Holden’s – making cars capable of the continent.

Holden has competed with the Japanese producers, due to the proximity of the two markets, but they also seen American and cars entering the scene. long association with Motors has also led to a number of versions of Opel, Chevrolet, and vehicles.

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