Holden Colorado Z71 Xtreme revealed


Australian-created legitimate add-ons make for a harder Colorado, priced from $69,990 generate-absent.

Holden has whipped the addresses off its remedy to the Toyota HiLux Rugged and Rugged X, with the minimal-edition Z71 Xtreme.

UPDATE, 09/08/2018: Holden has elaborated on the front suspension adjustments, and verified create quantities will be dependent on need.

“The front suspension changes are new entrance springs on the Xtreme with a higher load and level. They are equipped to compensate for the elevated front mass with the additional add-ons equipped.”

Encouraged by the Colorado Xtreme unveiled in Bangkok two a long time in the past, the pumped-up dual-cab has been kitted out with components intended in Port Melbourne.

Up entrance, there is certainly a new LED light bar and bash plate/bull bar blend, the latter of which is house to a 4535kg-capable winch with a 30m artificial line.

The entrance suspension has been upgraded to deal with the additional fat around the nose, and there are fender flares all all around for a more durable glimpse. There are 18-inch Goodyear All-Terrain Wrangler tyres, too.

A roof tray, steel facet methods, a steel step down again, and a bulging bonnet spherical out the actual physical improvements, though there are a lot of stickers scattered all-around the exterior as effectively.

Power even now comes from the very same 2.8-litre diesel 4-cylinder motor as the broader Colorado range, producing 500Nm and 147kW, place to the road by a six-speed automated transmission. Although you get a switchable four-wheel push system with small-range, there is no mention of a locking rear differential.

“The top close of LCV sector proceeds to establish, and we’re seeing a increasing quantity of customers demanding higher off-street ability,” said Holden item marketing and advertising manager, Andre Scott.

“The Colorado Xtreme was a strategy car that resonated with our consumers, and to not only place it into production, but elevate it, is quite remarkable,” he continued.

The Z71 Xtreme will be arriving in dealerships on Oct 1, priced from $69,990 generate-away – up on the $53,490 ahead of on-streets of the common Z71. We have contacted Holden to operate out a lot more distinct specifics, but the business claims “motor vehicles are extremely confined”.