HSV BUILDS ITS 85,000TH CAR
HOLDEN Special Vehicles has celebrated building its 85,000th car, a slipstream blue Clubsport R8 LSA. To mark the special occassion the milestone model’s been fitted with a unique build plate and given a letter of authenticity signed by HSV’s Managing Director, Tim Jackson. The car was given to HSV’s oldest dealership, Garry and Warren Smith in Oakleigh, Victoria, for sale. The first car HSV ever built was a VL Group A SS, but it was a VN T30 that marked 5000 vehicles in 1997, a decade after its inception.