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Old 03-05-2004, 05:47   #1 (permalink)
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LHD Holdens

Hi all


whats will all the Left hand drive commodores i'm seeing around, i've seen at least 3 in the last few weeks..
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I thought they were export models for the Middle East...
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North east Melbourne suburbs?

I've heard of a few of them around, might pay to head over to the darkside forums and find out what they know.
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id say theyd be giving them a thorough road testing before the series gets shipped off.
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i was drivin on the freewya, and looked in my mirror, and saw the new comomodore... vx or y or whatever with a guy in the passenger seat, but couldnt see a driver?? as he passed me, he was next to me, with no driver....... when i saw the back of the car... platered in yellow "left hand drive vehicle"...... i thought i was seeing things
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Old 03-07-2004, 00:36   #6 (permalink)
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About a month ago I spotted a LHD GTO coupe at the Glen in Glen Waverley, no badges but that front bumper/grill is a dead giveaway.It had the LHD research test vehicle markings on the rear bumper,
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Yeah i saw a black coupe in LHD on Fri Nght. It was manual, had a tougher than usual sounding LS1 and the guy was'nt holding back.
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was it black, i've seen something like that down near frankston, though this was about 3 months ago~!
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Re: LHD Holdens

just a bit off topic but::
i saw a left hand drive EB Fairmont ghia in a import/export yard in sydney when i was there a few years back it had new york plates and looked pretty sorry for itself..... i'd say it was sent back here for a ground up resto.....
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Re: LHD Holdens

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id say theyd be giving them a thorough road testing before the series gets shipped off.
correct amoondo
they give them a good workout during testing, some of them are not fitted with a passenger R/H/F seat as they have a computer & data logger fitted there

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