New models - Holden - Commodore ute - 60th Anniversary Edition
Holden celebrates 60 years with special VE Ute
Holden's 60th Anniversary utility sets out to spoil Ford's FG Falcon ute party
21 Apr 2008
By TERRY MARTIN
GM HOLDEN has created a 60th Anniversary Special Edition of its VE Ute, which will be launched at the National 4x4 Show in Brisbane this week ahead of a mid-May showroom debut.
Timed to coincide with Ford’s FG Falcon ute launch, the limited-edition Holden ute is based on the SV6 model variant and carries extra equipment worth a claimed $2000.
Pricing starts from $36,990 for the manual and $37,990 for the automatic, which is $1000 above the standard SV6 asking price.
The additional features include partial leather seat trim, aluminium facings for the foot pedals, a “sports profile” steering wheel, six-disc in-dash MP3-compatible CD stereo, and Bluetooth mobile phone integration.
Holden has also produced 60th Anniversary floor mats and a decal for the tailgate.
The ute will be available in the following colours: Heron White, Redhot, Karma metallic, Atomic metallic, Nitrate metallic, Phantom metallic, Voodoo metallic, and Crunch metallic. Metallic paint adds $400.
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