VG - Maloo

VG Maloo
Interior Standard Option
As for VG Ute plus:
leather gear lever knob on manual models
dark grey Momo leather covered three spoke steering wheel with embossed centre SV insignia, red and grey stripe on each horizontal spoke
solid head restraints
fully carpeted including bulkhead
velour sunvisors
S pack interior layout including centre console with handbrake plus contoured grey velour sports seats with check pattern velour inserts and red beading, red SV graphics
matching velour door inserts
adjustable driver’s left footrest
Eurovox 9280 premium sound system 1010 CD player and graphic equaliser with 8 speakers
Calais instruments and trip computer
cruise control (auto only)
Howe leather interior
HSV Traveller car phone
electric aerial
Exterior Standard Option
As for VG ute plus:
only Alpine White or Maranello Red exterior
side protection strips deleted
body colour HSV body additions
full wraparound rounded body colour
integrated front air dam and bumper replaces separate Ute items
body colour single slot grille as for SV3800
sill mounted body colour side skirts flare downwards at front and rear wheel arches as for SV3800 but longer
front air dam has centre intake matching grille
width flanked by smaller brake intakes, lower lip becomes swage line which extends up front wheel arch as for SV89
rear air dam lower lip becomes swage line which extends up rear wheel arch to match side skirts and front air dam as for SV89
body colour extender rear bumper/lower air dam with three horizontal slots as for SV89
full width body colour rear bumper
body colour recessed number plate panel in centre of tailgate
moulded cut-out in passenger’s side lower lip for twin exhaust exit
integrated eye level thin horizontal stop light in rear edge of roof spoiler
special SV5000 raised body colour horizontal spoiler on trailing edge of cabin roof, supported by wrapover edges that extend to pillars
HSV badge on centre of bonnet above grille and rear of front wheel arches all Holden and engine badges deleted
tonneau with large HSV design
Maloo decal driver’s side tailgate
five spoke alloy wheels with body coloured spokes, polished rims with HSV centre badges
Pirelli P700-z or Dunlop D40M2 tyres
Sportsman’s bars/twin tubular hoops in load area ( black with red, white with white exterior)
Graphic No 070 includes dark grey lower
behind front wheel arch only, sweeping up behind rear wheel arches to include complete rear section in dark grey, red stripe follows the dark grey’s sweep upwards
Graphic No 060 includes a diagonal body side
graphics pattern of twin red stripes, a dark grey section and black rear section, same pattern is repeated on tailgate, red Maloo graphic on front doors
Graphic No 050 includes dark grey lower
body including bumpers, twin pinstripes above waist line
Transmission Standard Option
overdrive 4th engagement raised to 80km/h
automatic transmission modified to match new
engine characteristics and higher shift points
limited slip differential
Handling Standard Option
special SV Panhard rod to clear dual exhaust
modified FE2 front suspension including different springs, revised geometry including increased castor, more compliant front strut mounts, gas dampers, larger front anti-roll bar, revised rear springs
Engine Standard Option
Engine changes over standard VG V8 Ute include:
spring on rear brake hose to isolate it from exhaust
big bore free flow dual exhaust system including additional intermediate muffler on the driver’s side and fabricated heat shielding
cold air intake
high flow air cleaner
knock sensor
re-calibrated engine management system
85 litre fuel tank and stone shield