Friday, May 20, 2011

2011 Holden VE II Commodore SV6 Review

VE and WM series II marks the latest versions of the most popular sedans in Australia, cars, utilities and luxury vehicles with long wheelbase. The new series saw Holden fineness of the formula that made the nation's best selling car in the Commodore for 14 consecutive years by the introduction of intelligent multimedia technology, fuel economy improved and the ability to run on the bio-ethanol.


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.

The technology includes intelligent Commodore Series II powertrain lineup, offering further improve fuel economy 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.

that 3.6-liter SIDI V6 models used to power the average earnings Commodore fuel economy of more than three percent for all models of luxury and performance driven Gen IV V8 Holden improve an average of more than six percent .


In an important step towards a cleaner fuel the Australian landscape, Series II, guests can also drive their cars into bioethanol, which is known in many markets E85, a blend of ethanol up to 85 per cent of petrol and 15 per percent.

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.

A long wheelbase

For luxury cars long wheelbase Series II Holden will offer two versions of specific buyers 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.

The luxury sport V-Series designation matches other premium Holden and identifies this model as a premium.



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.

With this move, Holden left his plate of long-term status.

VE and the characteristics of the WM Series II range of models 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, allowing the vehicle to run on bioethanol E10, unleaded premium or a combination

Sedan 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 flash memory

Dual-zone electronic climate control

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

The new 17-inch wheels machined alloy (4)

The new cloth seats and supports more Sportec

SV6 and Sedan, Sport Wagon and Ute - New standard features include:

color touch screen system with iQ-Holden CD, MP3, USB, auxiliary input jack, support for the iPod integrated Bluetooth ® increased (book screen phone, dialing, touch screen, Bluetooth ® Audio Streaming

Virtual CD changer, 1 GB of flash storage disk

Dual-zone electronic climate control

New sport front seats

The new sport of high-clarity of the instrumentation

New 18-inch machined alloy wheels (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

Dual-zone electronic climate control

New sport of high clarity instrumentation

The new 18-inch wheels machined alloy (4)

New interior color and cut

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

SS V-Series 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

New Interior Trim

New alloy wheels 19 "(4)

Live Traffic Navigation

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

Calais Sedan and Sport Wagon - New standard features include:

color touch screen system with iQ-Holden CD, MP3, USB, auxiliary input jack, support for the iPod integrated Bluetooth ® increased (book screen phone, dialing, touch screen, Bluetooth ® Audio Streaming

Virtual CD changer, 1 GB flash memory storage

New interior

New 18-inch wheels machined aluminum (4)

Leather appointed seats

leather gear selector surround