2006 Holden Thunder SS Ute review and pictures

Posted on Thursday, 18 May 2006 , 17:05:00 byEmil

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Holden Thunder SS Ute

Holden developed the Thunder special edition with new features that are available on S Ute, SS Ute and SS Crewman by April in Holden dealerships. Under the hood hide Gen 4 V8 engines capable of delivering 260 kW and 510 Nm of torque. They run on 18-inch wheels and are available in different exterior finishes. The prices vary between $33.990 for the S Ute manual and $34.990 for the automatic one. $42.490 is the price for the Thunder SS Ute manual and automatic and $48.690 you must pay for the Thunder SS Crewman manual and automatic.

"Thunder" special edition models, with new features, represent up to $3500 in extra value and are available on S Ute, SS Ute and SS Crewman and by April

2006 they will be in Holden dealerships.
The Thunder SS models are powered by Holden's new Gen 4 V8 engine which delivers 260kW of peak power at 5600rpm and 510Nm of peak torque at 4400rpm. The Thunder S Ute boasts the advanced 172kW Alloytec V6 engine made at Holden's Port Melbourne engine plant.

The special features highlights for"Thunder" Ute and Crewman :
Interior


Color Coded Leather Seats - SS Ute
Anthracite Leather seats - S Ute


Exterior

Sports Hard Tonneau - S Ute, SS Ute
18-inch alloy wheels - S Ute (steel spare), SS Ute (alloy spare)
Special edition 'Thunder' badging

Exterior Color Selection:

Devil Yellow - S Ute, SS Ute; Impulse Metallic (brilliant blue) - S Ute, SS Ute, SS Crewman; Turismo Mica (chromatic teal blue) - S Ute, SS Ute, SS

Recommended Retail Pricing:

Thunder S Ute Manual $33,990, automatic $34,990 (plus dealer delivery & govt charges)
Thunder SS Ute Manual and automatic $42,490 (plus dealer delivery & govt charges)
Thunder SS Crewman Manual and automatic $48,690 (plus dealer delivery & govt charges)

Crewman; Phantom Mica (black) - S Ute, SS Ute, SS Crewman; Redhot (chromatic solid red) - S Ute, SS Ute, SS Crewman; Quicksilver Metallic -