The Holden Name

Steeped in history, the name ‘Holden’ is without doubt the most iconic on the Australian automotive landscape. It began way back in 1856 when James Alexander Holden set up a saddlery and leather business in Adelaide...

Holden Milestones

There are many significant milestones in the story of the Holden car. From the very beginning in 1946 when the first example was hand-built in the U.S.A., through to the day the car first went on sale to the public....

The Holden Car

In what could be termed the age-old question, one key aspect of any given Holden’s history is in connection to where it was made. Whilst much may be documented about the history of a car after it was delivered shiny...

My Holden

A Holden car has either two or three distinct numbering systems depending on the time it was built. They are concerned with either the manufacturing or the assembly process. First and foremost is the Body Number. The...