Holden is living an era of changes. The australian firm General Motors is, on the one hand, shutting down its industrial activity in the country southern and, on the other hand reorganizing their commercial activities with the arrival of new models to their catalog. To do this is with the help of your parent and their new leaders, as celestinas, they are choosing the best models from each sister brand of General Motors to market them under their label in Australia.
we Already know that the main donor of models for Holden will be Opel and the new Flagship Grand Sport will become the Commodore of the signature. However, it seems that the lion house is not going to borrow all the models of his sister German. As have declared to the directors of the firm, after the submission of the Opel Crossland X, Australia is not expected to reach a version highlighted in this model.
According to Sean Poppitt, one of the spokespersons of Holden, the new Crossland X does not conform to the tastes of australian customers and that, therefore, their arrival in the country is out of the question. In addition, it has been said that the Holden Trax (twin brother of the Chevrolet Trax) have just reached the market and design and positioning is more adapted to the type of new vehicle that customers are looking for the signature.
however has clarified that, although they have decided that this model will not come to the country at this time, if things change, could study the modifications to apply on it to take it and commercialize it. Another aspect that has wanted to mention Poppitt is that the large SUV of Opel, the Grandland X itself, which will come to Australia once it is submitted officially to the signature of the beam and applied the necessary changes to share the line appearance with the rest of the models of Holden.
the arrival of The Grandland X will be after they begin to be sold in Australia the versions highlighted in the Chevrolet Equinox, and Acadia and could well be for the year 2018.
Source – Holden