Holden Captiva

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Holden Captiva
2016-2017 Holden Captiva (CG MY17) Active 2WD wagon (2017-07-15) 01.jpg
Overview
Manufacturer General Motors
Also called

Chevrolet Captiva

Opel Antara
Production 2006-present
Model years 2007-2017
Assembly South Korea: Bupyeong-gu, Incheon (GM Korea)
Body and chassis
Class Compact/mid-size SUV
Body style 5-door wagon
Layout Front-engine, front-wheel-drive or four-wheel-drive
Platform GM Theta platform
Powertrain
Engine 2.0 L VCDi I4 (t/c diesel)
2.2 L VCDi I4 (t/c diesel)
2.4 L Family II I4 (petrol)
3.0 L SIDI V6 (petrol)
3.2 L Alloytec V6 (petrol)
Transmission 5-speed automatic
5-speed manual
6-speed automatic
Dimensions
Wheelbase 2,707 mm (106.6 in)
Length 4,637 mm (182.6 in)
Width 1,849 mm (72.8 in)
Height 1,720 mm (67.7 in)
Chronology
Predecessor Holden Adventra
Successor

Holden Equinox (five seat)

Holden Acadia (seven seat)

The Holden Captiva is a crossover SUV produced since 2006 by GM Korea, previously known as Daewoo. Sold under the Holden name for the Australian and New Zealand markets, the Holden Captiva range originally compromised of two similar vehicles, the Captiva 5 (known overseas as Opel Antara) and the Captiva 7 (known elsewhere as the Chevrolet Captiva). These cars were sold alongside each other from 2006 to 2016, when the Captiva 5 was discontinued and the Captiva 7 was facelifted and renamed 'Captiva', now available in 5 and 7 seater guises.

Successor[edit]

In 2017, Holden announced that by 2018, the Captiva will be discontinued in Australia and New Zealand[1]. It will replaced with the third-generation Chevrolet Equinox[1], replacing the five-seat Captiva. The Equinox will be available from November 2017.

Meanwhile, the second-generation GMC Acadia will come to Australia by early 2018[2], taking place of the seven-seat Captiva, and bringing an end to the Captiva nameplate.

It is believed there are no plans for a next generation Captiva, as it is being replaced with the two models listed above.

  1. ^ a b "2018 Holden Equinox: GM reveals new global SUV in Chevrolet form - UPDATE | CarAdvice". CarAdvice.com. Retrieved 2017-07-29. 
  2. ^ "2018 Holden Acadia quick drive review | CarAdvice". CarAdvice.com. Retrieved 2017-07-29.