Holden VF Commodore SV6 Special Edition Lightning

Holden SV6 Commodore Special Edition Lightning Sedan

Holden SV6 Commodore Special Edition Lightning Sedan

One way to create some interest in the car world is to start a competition to name a car, Holden did that recently asking fans to come up with a name for a new special edition SV6 model.

The winning entry was the SV6 Lightning which will be available from dealerships in late march this year for $1500 over the regular price for the sedan and $4000 over the regular price for the Ute gives drivers a whole bunch of extra’s in 20inch wheels, a Slimline Hard Tonneau for the Ute plus a whole bunch of other things to make sure the Lightning stands out from your regular SV6.

Check out all the details below massive thanks to Holden for the info and pics.

 

  • Holden fan, Eu Wyn Wong names new Commodore SV6 Special Edition ‘Lightning’
  • Over 1,000 competition entries
  • Lightning Special Edition on sale late March

Holden fan, Eu Wyn Wong has triumphed in the ‘Name That Commodore’ competition launched exclusively on the Holden Facebook page in January.
Eu Wyn’s winning entry, ‘Lightning’, was a popular suggestion with a number of people entering the name, however crucially for Mr. Wong, he was the first.
The Commodore SV6 Lightning Special Edition is available on SV6 sedan and ute variants, and includes a number of additional features.  Both variants receive bold, 20-inch forged alloy wheels and gloss black features to provide the car with a more aggressive, sporty appearance.
Inspired by motorsport, automatic variants also come with alloy foot pedals, whilst the ute shows off a new, slimline hard tonneau to round off an appealing set of new features.
Holden’s Executive Director of Marketing, Bill Mott, said the name ‘Lightning’, perfectly represented the exciting content this special edition offered as well as its sports styling stand-out looks.
“Commodore SV6 Lightning’s eye-catching styling is accentuated by the 20-inch forged alloy wheels and black features, giving the vehicle a seriously sporty appearance whilst providing customers with outstanding value for money,” Mr. Mott said.
“We are really pleased with the outcome of this competition.  The Commodore SV6 Lightning – as it is now known – is the result of an innovative activity that allowed us to engage proactively with our fans.”
“Lightning is an exciting and energetic name, and I congratulate Mr Wong on an inspired suggestion.  I would also like to thank the many other people that entered the competition, once again demonstrating Australia’s love and interest in the Holden brand.”
he VF Commodore SV6 Lightning Special Edition will go on sale in dealers in late March.
Sedan – $1,500 premium over VF SV6 Commodore Sedan

  • 20-inch forged alloy wheels
  • Gloss black lip spoiler
  • Gloss black fender vents
  • Gloss black front grille surrounds
  • Black side decals
  • Alloy foot pedals (Automatic only)

Ute – $4,000 premium over VF SV6 Commodore Ute

  • 20-inch forged alloy wheels
  • Gloss black fender vents
  • Slimline Hard Tonneau
  • Gloss black front grille surrounds
  • Black side decals
Holden SV6 Commodore Special Edition Lightning Ute

Holden SV6 Commodore Special Edition Lightning Ute

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s