GM Holden Ltd. plans to build two new engines and use them to make its Commodore model range the most fuel-efficient Australian-built 6-cyl. car available when it goes on sale next month. The auto maker says the new engines offer state-of-the-art, spark-ignition direct-injection technology, a first for a locally-built vehicle. The system is found in more expensive European brands such as Audi and BMW, and also has been introduced in General Motor Co. vehicles in the U.S. An all-new 3.0L ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"New V-6s to Power GM Holden’s Forthcoming Commodore Range" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:

  All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
  Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
  •   Global sales and production data by country
  •   U.S. model-line inventory data
  •   Engine and equipment installation rates
  •   WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
  •   Product Cycle chart
  •   Interrelationships among major OEMs
  •   Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
   •  Historical data and much more!

For pricing and subscription information please contact
Lisa Williamson by email: or phone: (248) 799-2642

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.