http://www.holden.com.au/volt Volt, the no-compromise electric car, was previewed to motoring media at an exclusive event in Sydney on December 8/9 2011.
The event, featured the first left hand drive engineering model vehicles to arrive in Australia, and was the first time the motoring media have seen the Volt as a Holden.
Volt - Electric when you want it, petrol when you need it
Charging the Holden Volt
http://www.holdenhq.com.au Interview with Holden Performance Engineer, Dion
Schulz about the work he is doing ahead of the launch of the Holden Volt in
Australia later this year. Dion also shows us how simple it is to use the
new Volt charging station at Holden's headquarters - 191 Salmon Street,
First Holden Volt test drives - Sydney December 2011
In December 2011, VIPs and media joined Holden at the official reveal of
the first Holden Volts to arrive in Australia. These left hand drive
vehicles are not allowed to be driven by non-Holden employees, so the first
drive took place in a Sydney warehouse.
View more information at: http://www.holden.com.au/volt
Steel to Road - Building Holden Commodore (Part 2 Body & Paint Shop)
http://Holden.com.au/commodore - Part 2 of Steel to Road explores the Body
and Paint Shops. See the Holden Commodore make its way through the Body
Shop where the familiar body profile takes shape and learn what goes into
producing the Commodore's rich and unique colours in the Paint Shop.
2011 RACV Energy Breakthrough - Holden event review
As a major sponsor of the RACV Energy Breakthrough, Holden provides 22
employees as mentors throughout the year. The mentors help students and
school teachers design, construct and test their own human-powered
vehicles. More than 6000 students from 170 primary and secondary schools
descend on Maryborough to participate in demonstrating how they have used
environmentally-friendly technology to power vehicles of different shapes
View more information on the Holden Volt at: http://www.holden.com.au/volt
During the event, Holden showcased its new electric car, The Volt which
kicked off the trials of the student's vehicles on the "Holden Track" with
a parade lap.
Steel to Road - Building Holden Commodore (Part 1)
http://Holden.com.au/commodore - See Australia's top selling car for the
last 15 years, the Holden Commodore, being made from steel coil to the car
you see on the road.
Tags: Holden, Commodore, Car, build, manufacturing, production
2011 Melbourne Motor Show Holden Media Reveal
The 2011 Australian International Motor Show opened on 1 July.
Holden Managing Director, Mike Devereux was joined by members of the Holden
Design team to reveal three Showcars, the Holden Colorado, Barin and Cruze
Steel to Road - Building Holden Commodore (Part 6 Final Trim & Quality Assurance)
http://Holden.com.au/commodore - This is the final part of our Steel to
Road series showing how the Holden Commodore is made. This part takes us
through the trim lines, quality verification and final testing. Once all
is complete, the Holden Commodore is ready to make its way to the open
Check out Steel to Road (parts 1-6) by heading to the Holden YouTube
channel www.youtube.com/holdenaustralia and select the 'features' button at
the top of the page its located between Series II Commodore and View the
Showroom. Hope you have enjoyed the series!
Holden Volt Technology Workshop - 11 September 2012
www.holdenhq.com.au Holden hosted a technology workshop for tech media,
bloggers and auto journalists. The event showcased Volt's innovative
technology and gave guests a view into GM's developments in the area of
infotainment and active safety.
With special thanks to GM's Kristen Siemen, Executive Director, Electrical
Systems and Kathy McMahon, Senior Management, Infotainment Program
Management and Holden's Paul Gibson, Director, Electrical Engineering for
participating in our event.
View more information on the Holden Volt at http://www.holden.com.au/volt
1969 Holden Hurricane concept car - restored 2011
Holden has gone back to the future, restoring its very first concept car --
the 1969 Holden Hurricane.
The futuristic research vehicle described as an experiment "to study design
trend, propulsion systems and other long range developments" has been
restored to its former glory as a labour of love by a dedicated group of
Holden designers and engineers.
Code named RD 001; the Hurricane is a mid-engined, rear-wheel drive,
two-seater sports car which incorporates a remarkable array of innovative
features and technology, much of it way ahead of its time.
electronic digital instrument displays,
automatic temperature control air conditioning,
rear vision camera
automated route finder
Holden Hurricane goes on show to the public for the first time at
Motorclassica, Melbourne, October 21-23
Exclusive Interview with Holden MD, Mike Devereux on co-investment announcement - 22/03/2012
http://www.HoldenHQ.com.au Holden Chairman and Managing Director, Mike
Devereux interviewed exclusively for the new Holden blog,
www.HoldenHQ.com.au on the announcement that Holden will make a $1 billion
investment in two all-new cars to be manufactured in the second half of the
The next-generation program is a 10 year vehicle development and
manufacturing program, supported by a $275 million co-investment program
from the Australian and South Australian Governments.
Introducing the Holden Volt - How it works
Introducing the ground-breaking Holden Volt - an electric vehicle without
range restrictions. Want to drive purely on electricity? You can. The
Holden Volt is electric when you want it, petrol when you need it.
For more information: http://www.holden.com/volt
Genuine Holden Accessories - Behind the Scenes of Colorado
Genuine Holden Accessories unlike the alternatives are integrated into and
designed in conjunction with this Tough Truck from the very start. Genuine
Holden Accessories like the Colorado inspires confidence and are built with
Why take the risk with anything other than Genuine Holden Accessories?
For more information visit
Making of the 2012 Holden Colorado show car for 2011 Melbourne Motor Show
An exclusive video for YouTube and Holden's stoked with the result! The
Holden Design team takes us behind the scenes as they take the Holden
Colorado show car from a concept sketch to car that was revealed on the
motor show stand. Check out more on the Colorado Show Car at
Chevrolet Caprice Police Patrol Vehicle Evaluation - January 2011
The Chevrolet Caprice Police Patrol Vehicle will be made by GM Holden in
Based on the Holden Caprice, it was recently evaluated by US police
departments at the Firebird International Raceway in Phoenix, Arizona.
Holden took some cameras behind the scenes and captured this vision of the
police officers putting the Caprice through its paces.