Sim­coe’s great­est hits

Wheels (Australia) - - Melbourne To Motown -

1992 Buick Scep­tre

con­cept Pro­duced dur­ing Sim­coe’s first twoyear stint at GM’S War­ren de­sign stu­dio

in the US.

1997

Holden Com­modore VT All-time most pop­u­lar Com­modore (96,642 sold in 1998 alone). Spawned a myr­iad of

de­riv­a­tives. 1998 Holden Com­modore Coupe con­cept First sketched on a wall at home. Be­came the Monaro and Pon­tiac GTO.

2006

Holden Com­modore VE Most com­plete, most Aus­tralian car ever de­vel­oped. GFC foils plans for it to spawn a gen­er­a­tion of GM cars. 2010 Chevro­let Ca­maro Based on VE’S Zeta ar­chi­tec­ture. A mas­sive hit in the US, but plans for RHD pro­duc­tion and Oz sale were twice foiled. 2015 Buick Avenir

con­cept Beau­ti­fully pro­por­tioned reardrive large car won Best Con­cept Ve­hi­cle at 2015 Detroit show.

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