Holden Special Vehicles is (Probably) Dead

Australia’s love affair with Holden Special Vehicles is about to end abruptly.

According to reports coming from Australia, the HSV name will be dropped at the end of the year and rebranded as Walkinshaw products. Three local dealerships confirmed the plan to Australia’s CarAdvice and suggested the name change may have been necessary in order for Walkinshaw née HSV to convert Left Hand Drive Corvettes and Camaros for sale down under.

It’s alleged the first Holden vehicle to wear the Walkinshaw badge will be the Colorado, but the real interest surrounds plans for the updated and imported Holden Commodore…