Holden reveals the new limited editions sports to bid farewell to Commodore

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Editions of farewell, offered first to the most loyal customers and employees.

The long-anticipated editions of farewell to the Commodore have already been unveiled in Australia. These serve to to dismiss the local manufacturing of the version VF II on the Commodore and will be available in strictly limited edition only for Australia and New Zealand mostly, although there are other small markets where they have been offered to employees and managers of the firm.

As already mentioned at the time, the three editions are based on variants of the range Commodore, including the UTE and Calais V. Receive the name, respectively, of Motorsport Edition, Director and Magnum and in total will only be made to 1,450 units for Australia and 253 for New Zealand.

All versions feature the same engine, the block V8 LS3 that was already available in some versions of the Commodore, and it has 413 HP (340 kW) and 570 Nm of torque. This block receives no more modifications that a new cooling system compared to previous versions, so most of the novelties we will find in the frame and in the plane estético.

Versión Motor CV (kW) Transmisión Precio
Motorsport Edition V8 413 (340) Manual 61.790 $
Motorsport Edition V8 413 (340) Automatic 63.900 $
Director V8 413 (340) Automatic 63.900 $
Magnum V8 413 (340) Manual 59.290 $
Magnum V8 413 (340) Automatic 61.490 $

As we can see in the table, the Motorsport Edition is based on version SSV-Redline the Commodore and will be made only with 1,200 units in total. Try to celebrate the close of the 460 victories of the model in the different championships and australian account with a new suspension system Magnetic Ride Control, never before used in the range regular Holden. Mounted new brake system with discs that are lighter and Brembo and has in its interior with new seats and dashboard.

On the outside it is easily distinguishable by its new 20-inch wheels with a red line, bottom lip in the front bumper and rear spoiler and optional roof finished in Phantom black Black. It is accompanied with a scale model 1:18 of the limited edition.

The Director pays homage to the classic version of the same name created by Peter Brock and account with the same suspension magnetic the Motorsport Edition, new air inlets, 20-inch wheels, front splitter and roof in black Phantoma Black. In the interior we find new seats and dashboard, and will only be manufactured a total of 360 vehicles, all with automatic transmission.

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Only 5 variants counting the two potions manuals.

Magnum is the version based on the popular UTE, account with new rear suspension complete FE3 derived from the Commodore sedan, 20-inch wheels, new sports seats and dashboard and brake system is improved. In total, only will be manufactured 240 vehicles, available with manual gearbox or automatic.