Holden Special Vehicles and the Toll Holden Racing Team has announced an auction to support the Victorian Bushfire Appeal with a twist – the highest bidder will receive the fender from HSV’s W427, which spectacularly collided with a wall of tyres at Oran Park late last year.
The Nine Network across Australia are hosting a special telethon between 7.30pm and midnight tonight to raise money for the victims of the Victorian bushfires.
Holden Special Vehicles has today confirmed the company will cap the build of its W427 Supercar at 200 vehicles, when the last car rolls off the production line in 2009.
Tom Walkinshaw welcomed the news that the board of V8 Supercars had endorsed his return to full ownership and running of the Holden Racing Team, promising all HRT fans the team would be ‘back in business’ in 2009.
An HSV Maloo has been awarded a prize in New Zealand's Energywise rally held in late November between Auckland and Wellington.
The official results for the Great Australian Run last Sunday are in, with the V8 Supercar relay team of Rick Kelly, Paul Dumbrell and Nathan Pretty coming home in third position overall.
The V8 Supercar relay team of Rick Kelly, Paul Dumbrell and endurance driver specialist Nathan Pretty pounded the pavement around Melbourne on Sunday for the inaugural 15km Great Australian Run.
Holden Special Vehicles would like to express their condolences to the family and friends of long-time Holden Special Vehicles aficionado Graeme Monk, who passed away last week, after a long illness.
The HSV Dealer Team pair of Rick Kelly and Paul Dumbrell will be swapping their helmets for running shoes at the end of November when they compete in the HBA Great Australian Run in Melbourne.
The 2008 Wheels Young Designer of the Year Award has been won by Johannes Collopy, who will be spend six months with Holden Special Vehicles next year as part of the prize for this prestigious competition.
Former Cold Chisel great Ian Moss has joined the ‘high performance club’ as an Ambassador for Holden Special Vehicles.
Holden Special Vehicles have launched two new models at this year s Australian International Motor Show, in addition to revealing the ClubSport R8 Tourer and W427 Showcar to a Sydney audience for the very first time.
Stay tuned for more information on how Holden Special Vehicles is celebrating the 40th anniversary of the GTS name badge in Australia.