VX - Maloo R8

VX MalooR8
Brakes Standard Option
HSV VU Performance Brake system with larger 330 X 32mm ventilated front discs with upgraded callipers and pads, 315 X 18mm ventilated rear discs, grooved front and rear rotors, silver finish and rear hubs
ABS anti-lock brakes
Cabin Standard Option
HSV Techno matching fabric door inserts
HSV fire extinguisher
HSV centre console owner’s compartment with quality tyre gauge, Maglite torch, wheel nut cap remover and multi-purpose pen knife
HSV 4-speaker sound system including single CD player, tuner, cassette and electric aerial automatic retract
HSV cargo liner
Driver Standard Option
HSV leather-trimmed automatic and manual shift grip
Cruise control
Engine Standard Option
255 LS1 Chevrolet Heritage
255 kW @ 5600 rpm 475Nm @ 4000 rpm (PULP)
HSV 5.7 litre LS1 V8 engine
HSV VX LS1 sports engine calibration for extra mid-range power and torque
HSV ram air type cold air intake
HSV stainless steel exhaust extractors
HSV high capacity, low back pressure 1.8 litre catalytic converters
HSV VX intermediate mufflers
HSV big bore 57 mm dual exhaust system
HSV VX low back pressure, high volume rear muffler assembly with tuned exhaust note
HSV high volume Sports twin pipe outlet
HSV engine cover identification
Exhaust Standard Option
Exterior Standard Option
New premium headlights, tail lights and rear decor panel
HSV VX fully integrated exterior styling
HSV VX sports grille and wide lower air intake
HSV contrasting colour accents front and rear
HSV VX side skirts
HSV VX Sports rear bootlid spoiler with integrated stop lamp
HSV VX front fog lamps
New premium shaded headlights
HSV fully integrated exterior styling
HSV sports grille and wide lower air intake
HSV contrasting colour accents front and rear
HSV side skirts
HSV unique soft tonneau featuring HSV Logo
HSV Unique number plate surround integrated in tailgate
HSV front fog lamps
HSV R8 unique hard tonneau with ³spears² and rear spoiler
HSV R8 badgework behind front wheel arches below repeater lamps
Handling Standard Option
Rack and pinion with power assistance
Fully independent rear suspension with multi-link
HSV Touring coordinated suspension components to suit multi-link component
HSV Touring variable-rate front and rear coil springs for compliant ride and sports handling
HSV Touring front and rear gas dampers for sports ride control and crisp response
HSV Touring ride height
HSV 28mm front anti-roll bar, 15mm rear anti-roll bar
Front anti-roll bar ball joint drop links
Wheels Standard Option
HSV VU R8-specific 5 spoke 8 X 18 inch alloy wheels in Capri Silver. Note ­ 4 HSV alloy wheels and 1 space saver
HSV specification premium Bridgestone 235/40ZR18 S03 directional tyres
HSV wheel lock nuts
Options Standard Option
HSV VU Premium Brake System with jumbo 343 X 32mm front cross-drilled and ventilated rear discs, four piston callipers front and rear, upgraded pads, single bleed per calliper, silver finish front and rear hubs
HSV Anthracite Leather seat trim.
HSV Genuine Accessories including tailored floor mats and protection equipment
Performance Standard Option
Safety Standard Option
Driver and Passenger airbags
Side impact airbags
Front seat belt pre-tensioners
Seating Standard Option
HSV wraparound Performance seats trimmed in Diamond Night bolsters/Techno fabric inserts and mid silver instrument panel surround
HSV embroidered seat logos in silver grey
HSV driver and passenger lumbar support
4-way electric adjustable driver’s seat
Security Standard Option
HSV third generation ’ESS’ Embedded Security System and immobiliser fully integrated into HSV remote key pad
HSV embossed remote keypad central locking system
Sounds Standard Option
HSV 4-speaker sound system including single CD player, tuner, cassette and electric aerial automatic retract
Storage Standard Option
Transmission Standard Option
High-torque capacity Turbo Hydra-Matic 4L60-E 4-speed electronic automatic transmission with 298 mm torque-converter (optional)
High-torque capacity T56 six-speed manual transmission specific to LS1, hydraulic clutch
Traction Control standard on 6 speed manual and 4 speed auto
HSV VX Performance automatic transmission calibrations
HSV limited slip differential
HSV Sports final drive ratio 3.73:1 (manual only)
Final drive ratio: 3.07:1 (auto only)