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Road safety programme aimed at young drivers launched

Thursday, 1 February 2018, 3:20 pm | Holden

Holden today launched a new road safety programme designed for young drivers, with the goal of reducing accidents and fatalities. Holden spokesperson Marnie Samphier says the programme has been two years in the making and is designed to address specific ... More >>

Waikato resident scoops driving lessons with pro-golfer

Wednesday, 27 May 2015, 10:17 am | Holden

One lucky Te Awamutu man scored a round of golf with PGA champion Ryan Fox, after beating out over 600 other New Zealanders in the Holden #DriveLikeRyan Facebook competition. More >>

Holden teams up with one of New Zealand’s top drivers

Monday, 4 May 2015, 10:36 am | Holden

Two-time PGA title winner, pro-golfer Ryan Fox is back in the driving seat today in his new role as ambassador for Holden New Zealand. More >>

Holden Pursues Kiwis’ Putting Prowess

Wednesday, 25 February 2015, 12:13 pm | Holden

Today, Holden’s pursuit for the country’s best putter begins. Holden Game on the Green , a bespoke putting competition that winds its way up hills, under cars and around corners, aims to uncover New Zealand’s King or Queen of the putt. More >>

Holden Swaps Engine Power for Pedal Power

Wednesday, 17 September 2014, 9:49 am | Holden

Holden New Zealand is swapping the technology and comfort of their cars to support the largest cycle event in the country. More >>

Holden To Subsidise Fuel Costs

Friday, 3 October 2008, 9:55 am | Holden

Holden New Zealand is offering relief at the fuel pumps with an initiative that will provide a one dollar per litre fuel subsidy for new Holden customers. More >>

Holden Commodore Achieves Best Result In History

Friday, 14 January 2005, 11:51 am | Holden

Holden has claimed the number one selling car in New Zealand for the fifth consecutive year with Commodore achieving its best result in history. More >>

End Of An Era As Ecotec Winds Down

Monday, 26 July 2004, 4:30 pm | Holden

The last Holden ECOTEC V6 engine will roll off the Port Melbourne production line next week after a stellar 16-year career powering Australia’s - and New Zealand’s, favourite cars. More >>

Holden To Wind Down GM Daewoo In New Zealand

Monday, 19 July 2004, 5:06 pm | Holden

Holden today announced it would wind down the GM Daewoo business in New Zealand by 31 December 2004 and remove the GM Daewoo brand from the local market. This announcement is consistent with the announcement made by GM Daewoo Australia on 1 June 2004 in ... More >>

Holden Statement - Mitsubishi Australia

Monday, 24 May 2004, 4:09 pm | Holden

Today is a difficult day [the announcement of the closure of the company’s V6 engine assembly plant] for the Mitsubishi workforce in Adelaide but they have done well to prevent further cuts. More >>

First Ever Commodore SS Wagon Expected To Go Quick

Friday, 6 June 2003, 8:42 am | Holden

The most powerful production wagon in Holden’s history and the first to wear the SS high-performance badge is expected to sell quickly when the first units arrive in New Zealand showrooms at the end of the month. More >>

Holden Leads New Vehicle Market

Wednesday, 15 May 2002, 2:40 pm | Holden

Holden continues to set records as it leads the new vehicle sales race from Toyota, Ford, Nissan, Mitsubishi and Honda. More >>

Holden Drives On Past $A5 Billion Revenue In 2001

Monday, 13 May 2002, 3:41 pm | Holden

Holden has achieved more than $A5 billion in revenue for the first time, capitalising on its best Australian sales in 28 years and continued strong export performance during 2001. More >>

Holden Monaro Goes On Sale

Tuesday, 9 April 2002, 9:21 am | Holden

Following its sensational debut at the Sydney International Motor Show last October, Holden’s Monaro is now set to make its appearance in New Zealand showrooms at the end of this month. The Supercharged V6 four-speed automatic has a recommended retail ... More >>

Holden Releases Spirited Astra SRi

Wednesday, 13 March 2002, 2:12 pm | Holden

Holden, New Zealand’s leading passenger car company and market leader overall, has now released a sports performance version of its Astra hatch. The two-door Astra SRi features a 2.2 litre engine, streamlined body kit, high level of standard equipment ... More >>

Barina wins Wheels magazine Car of the Year 2001

Wednesday, 5 December 2001, 2:11 pm | Holden

It's true! Good things do come in small packages: Holden Barina wins Wheels magazine Car of the Year 2001 More >>

Limited Edition Statesman International

Tuesday, 24 July 2001, 5:54 pm | Holden

Holden, which has built up an enviable record of sales success and interest in its nameplate through the release of special or ‘added value’ models, has now introduced a limited edition of its flagship, long wheelbase car, the Statesman. More >>

Holden Leads New Vehicle Market

Monday, 16 July 2001, 2:07 pm | Holden

With six months of the year gone, Holden leads the new vehicle sales race from Ford, Toyota, Nissan, Mitsubishi and Nissan. More >>

Enhanced Equipment Level Adds Further Value

Wednesday, 4 July 2001, 4:54 pm | Holden

With the release of the limited edition Commodore Equipe sedan and wagon, Holden gives private buyers more reason than ever to choose New Zealand’s top-selling car. An enduring Kiwi favourite, the Commodore was New Zealand’s most popular carline ... More >>

Holden Calais International Offers Performance

Friday, 22 June 2001, 11:01 am | Holden

Holden, which has enjoyed remarkable and market leading success with its Commodore range - New Zealand’s best selling carline last year and year to date 2001 - has just released a limited edition version of the range-topping V8 Calais. More >>