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Old 09-04-2002, 22:13   #1 (permalink)
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Read VY Commodore in a nutshell

taken from Drive.com.au

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. Revised styling front and rear
. New interior with more features
. Quieter, more refined cabin
. 235kW V8 engine (up 10kW)
. Virtually unchanged V6
. Improved aerodynamics
. Minor steering and suspension revisions
. Wider wheels on base models
. 18-inch wheels on SS
. Affordable SV8 performance model
. Service intervals now 15,000km


the XT will wipe the floor with the VY v6
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Old 09-04-2002, 23:09   #2 (permalink)
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This isn't a suprise to anyone - you can walk down and see for yourself that the new V6 factory is not yet ready ....
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Old 09-04-2002, 23:13   #3 (permalink)
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what??? I was hoping to actually see a picture of a VY in a nutshell.
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Old 09-04-2002, 23:15   #4 (permalink)
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Bit early to say that the Xt will wipe the floor with the Vy

The BA could fail to ignite the sales charts liek ther AU

stranger things have happened
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I'm not talking about sales
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Old 09-05-2002, 19:48   #6 (permalink)
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Maybe the dedicated LPG will be an exception but the best part with BA is no one will take them lightly. Even base models with 182kw & 380nm will go good. VT and VX supercharged 6s will suddenly be in the leuge of an XT {base} Falcon.
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The key difference is that Holden is refining and improving on a well respected package, whereas Ford has been forced to take much more radical (and expensive) measures in order to win back lost respect. That may not be an overnight procedure...
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Quote:
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what??? I was hoping to actually see a picture of a VY in a nutshell.
Haha, cue Austin Powers
"Look , I'm VY Commodore In a nutshell, how'd I get In this nutshell?":s2:
Russell.
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Haha, cue Austin Powers
"Look , I'm VY Commodore In a nutshell, how'd I get In this nutshell?":s2:
Russell.

Glad someone made the connection! :s2: :s2: :s2:
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