HSV Grange

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HSV Grange
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Overview
Manufacturer Holden Special Vehicles
Production 1997–present
Assembly Clayton, Victoria, Australia
Body and chassis
Class Luxury car
Body style 4-door sedan
Layout FR
Platform GM Zeta platform
Related Bitter Vero
Buick Park Avenue
Chevrolet Caprice
Daewoo Veritas
Holden WM Statesman
Holden Caprice (WM)
Powertrain
Engine 6.2 L LS3 Generation Four Alloy V8 engine
Transmission 6-speed GM 6L80E automatic
Dimensions
Wheelbase 3,009 mm (118.5 in)
Length 5,160 mm (203 in)
Width 1,899 mm (74.8 in)
Height 1,480 mm (58 in)
Curb weight 1,891 kg (4,169 lb)


The HSV Grange is a luxury performance sedan manufactured by Holden Special Vehicles together with the Australian car manufacturer of Holden, a subsidiary of General Motors. It has been described as a competitor to the BMW 7 Series and the Audi A8.[1] It is based on the Holden Caprice range.

E Series (2006–2013)[edit]

The E Series Grange uses a LS3 6.2 Litre Generation Four V8 engine, which produces 325 kW (436 hp) at 6000 rpm and 550 N·m (406 lb·ft) of torque at 4600 rpm so it will accelerate the car to 100 km/h in 5.05 seconds. The vehicle is heavily based on the Holden WM Caprice. HSV badges are positioned the car help differentiate it from the Caprice.[2]

The price of a Grange's A$82,990, which is A$13,000 more than a standard Caprice.[3]

F Series (2013-Present)[edit]

The F Series Grange has the same exterior as the E Series Grange but also getting the same interior as the VF Commodore based HSV GTS.

Gallery[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ [1]
  2. ^ "HSV GRANGE". Holden Special Vehicles. Archived from the original on 2007-07-14. Retrieved 2007-08-02. 
  3. ^ "New car road test-HSV Grange". Fairfax Media. Retrieved 2007-08-02. 

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