|2016 HSV Gen-F2|
2016 HSV Gen-F2 Australia's leading overall performance vehicle producer, HSV, released information of some principal enhancements to its GEN-F variety.
To be referred to as "GEN-F2", the range revisions include:
- The fitment of a 400kW/671Nm 6.2 litre Supercharged LSA V8 engine to its ClubSport R8, ClubSport R8 Tourer, Maloo R8 and Senator Signature models
- Revised suspension on the brand new LSA-powered models
- Revised the front and rear fascias
- New contoured aspect-skirts
- New 20" alloy wheels on GTS, Maloo and the ClubSport fashions
- New bonnet vents
- Two new color options
The addition of the Supercharged LSA engine to the ClubSport R8, Maloo R8 and Senator Signature models is certain to be nicely acquired. HSV first released this powertrain in its hero version - GTS, at the creation of the GEN-F range, and its extension to most of the people of the HSV line-up ensures HSV can expectantly lay declare to having considered one of, if no longer the, maximum powerful performance manufacturing car range to be had in Australia.
But the revisions aren't just limited to the LSA engine and the revised suspension settings. Extensive styling upgrades to the front fascia, rear diffuser and facet-skirts, together with the creation of new 20" alloy wheels at the Maloo, ClubSport and GTS models, will ensure the GEN-F2 variety is without problems identifiable. "Our goal with the GEN-F2 software become to enhance pe rformance and design in same measures", stated HSV's Managing Director, Tim Jackson. "The modifications we've made to exterior styling evolve the current layout language and give the GEN-F2 range one-of-a-kind road presence", he said.
The GEN-F2 variety will consist of ClubSport R8 LSA, ClubSport R8 Tourer LSA, Maloo R8 LSA, Senator Signature, Grange and GTS.
The organization also showed that its 340kW LS3 engine will continue to be to be had in its luxurious lengthy-wheel-base Grange, and in each Maloo R8 and ClubSport R8, the latter two models to be available in Q1, 2016. "Given robust supplier remarks, we've got taken the opportunity to pay attention restrained pre-Christmas production and availability on the brand new LSA fashions thru the release phase", said Jackson.