Saturday, May 21, 2011

2011 Holden VE II Commodore Omega Review

VE and WM-Series II is the latest version of Australia's most popular sedans, wagons, utilities, luxury cars and a long wheelbase. New range has seen the refinement to the formula that made Holden Commodore of the best-selling car for 14 years, directly importing intelligent multimedia technologies, fuel economy, and the ability to use eco-friendly bioethanol.



VE Series II brings more multimedia features than ever by Commodore allnew infotainment system, which produces a fully integrated Bluetooth ®, USB and iPod whole range.

Known as the iQ-Holden, the system is controlled by an intelligent, easy to use touch screen mounted in the center console - the cornerstone of internal date on all models.

Presentation of increased music features plug-and-play and the ability to encode and store up to 15 CDs in an internal flash drive, the system also provides advanced satellite navigation on some models, there including the state of alert live traffic to help drivers avoid congestion delays.


Smart technology Commodore Series II extends powertrain line-up also provides a fuel savings on all models.

Holden thrifty 3.0-liter V6 now Sidi realize a savings of 9.1 liters of fuel per 100 km in the official test ADR81/02. The improvement of two percent adds up to 13 percent fuel economy in September last year, when the technology Direct Injection SI Engine was introduced in the region Commodore.

The 3.6-liter V6 Sidi used to provide models Commodore, average fuel economy gains of more than three percent of all models, while luxury and performance powered by Holden V8 Gen IV improvements averaging more than six percent.

In a major step towards creating a cleaner fuel Australian landscape, customers in the series II could also drive their cars on bio-ethanol which are known in many markets such as E85, a blend containing up to 85 percent ethanol and 15 percent gasoline.

Bio-ethanol is a renewable fuel that can be made from a variety of waste products from the production of wheat and sugar and even households. In Australia today the use of fuel reduces emissions of lifecycle CO2 by almost 40 percent compared to gasoline.

A first for an Australian car manufacturing, models of the Series II V6-powered 3.0-liter and 6.0 liter V8 Sidi flex-fuel capability, so they can run on bioethanol E10, without lead, Premium, or a combination of both.

LWB

The long-wheelbase luxury cars, Series II Holden is offering buyers in two well-defined flagship model Caprice.

The introduction of a major upgrade of WM Series II in September will mark the debut of the Holden Caprice V-Series.

Luxury Sport V Series designation corresponds to that of other premium Holden and identifies the top model.

Assembly is on the Caprice Series II, which shares the stretched silhouette, the 18-inch alloy wheels and a strong design character of its counterpart.

This move, Holden Statesman for a long time to stop the tag name.

VE and WM functionality Series II model line-up and new

Omega Sedan, Ute and Sportwagon - New standard features include:

Holden-color touch screen, the iQ is a single CD player, MP3 compatibility, USB, auxiliary input jack, a built-in iPod support, Enhanced Bluetooth ® (phone screen, touchscreen dialing, Bluetooth ® audio streaming

Dual-zone electronic climate control

3.0-liter direct injection V6 SIDI (again Ute)

6-speed automatic transmission to select an active (on the new Ute)

flex-fuel capability, so the vehicle can run on E10 bioethanol, unleaded premium or a combination


Berlina Sedan and Sport Wagon - New standard features include:

Holden-color touch screen, the iQ is a single CD player, MP3 compatibility, USB, auxiliary input jack, a built-in iPod support, Enhanced Bluetooth ® (phone screen, touchscreen dialing, Bluetooth ® audio streaming

Virtual CD changer, 1 GB of flash storage disk

Dual-zone electronic climate control

Flex-fuel capability, allowing the vehicle to run on bioethanol E10, unleaded premium or a combination

The new 17-inch wheels machined alloy (4)

New seats with cushions and fabric inserts Sportec

SV6 Ute and sedan and Sportwagon - New standard features include:

Holden-color touch screen, the iQ is a single CD player, MP3 compatibility, USB, auxiliary input jack, a built-in iPod support, Enhanced Bluetooth ® (phone screen, touchscreen dialing, Bluetooth ® audio streaming

Virtual CD changer, 1 GB flash memory storage

Dual-zone electronic climate control

New sport front seats

New sport-bright instrumentation

New 18-inch wheels machined aluminum (4)

The new interior color and finish

SS and the Sedan, Sport Wagon and Ute - New standard features include:

color touch screen system with iQ Holden-CD player, MP3 compatibility, USB input, auxiliary input jack, iPod support integrated Bluetooth ® improved (phone screen, touchscreen dialing, Bluetooth ® audio streaming

Virtual CD changer, 1 GB flash memory storage

Dual-zone electronic climate control

New sport of high clarity instrumentation

New 18-inch machined alloy wheels (4)

New interior color and cut

Flex-fuel capability, which allows the vehicle to drive into bioethanol, E10, Unleaded, Premium, or a combination of

SS V-Series Sedan, Ute and Sportwagon - New standard features include:

color touch screen system with iQ Holden-CD player, MP3 compatibility, USB input, auxiliary input jack, iPod support integrated Bluetooth ® improved (phone screen, touchscreen dialing, Bluetooth ® audio streaming

Virtual CD changer, 1 GB of flash storage disk

New Interior Trim

New alloy wheels 19 "(4)

Navigation with Live Traffic

rear parking aid (except Ute)

rear view camera (except Ute)

Flex-fuel capability, which allows the vehicle to drive into bioethanol, E10, Unleaded, Premium, or a combination of