HSV releases SportsCat Look Pack


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HSV has added another model derivative to its Colorado SportsCat range with the introduction of the SportsCat “Look Pack”.

The  “Look Pack” features all of the visual cues of the rugged, high-series SportsCat+ model including a unique fascia, grille, fender flares, bonnet bulge, hard tonneau and 18” forged alloys.

Shared content also extends to the HSV Sports Suspension, unique ESC tune, high ride height, wide wheel track, Cooper Zeon LTZ Sports All-terrain tyres and full safety complement, while the “Look Pack” also features the premium interior of the SportsCat+ model including SV Sports seats wrapped in Jasmine leather and Windsor suede.

HSV’s unique Rear De-coupling Anti-Roll Bar and premium AP Racing brake package will be reserved for the range topping SportsCat+ model.

Said HSV’s Managing Director, Tim Jackson, “The rugged styling cues of the  model have been exceptionally well received by customers and HSV dealers alike. The introduction of the “Look Pack” now provides buyers with three distinctive specification and pricing alternatives to suit their work and lifestyle requirements”.

The  “Look Pack” is also available in the new “Crush” exterior paint colour delivering a vibrant and distinctive road presence.

Recommended Retail Pricing of the  “Look Pack” starts from $62,490 with production having commenced at HSV’s new manufacturing facility in Clayton South, Victoria.

 SportsCat Recommended Retail Pricing ($A)

  • Colorado  (manual) $60,790
  • Colorado  “Look Pack” (manual) $62,490
  • Colorado SportsCat+ (manual) $66,790
  • B. Model pricing quoted is Recommended Retail Pricing and excludes Dealer Delivery and Statutory Charges.

 Major Personalisation Options ($A)

  • 6-speed Automatic Transmission with Active Select $2,200
  • Sail Plane (“Look Pack” & SportsCat+ only) $1,300
  • SupaShock suspension (SportsCat+ only) $3,600
  • Prestige Paint (Dark Shadow & Mineral Black) $550
  • Tub-liner $300
  • Load Master $795
  • Eye-Bolt $75
  • Load Rack $647

 Colorado SportsCat Look Pack


Driving Dynamics

  • 2.8L 4-cylinder DOHC Duramax Turbo Diesel engine
  • 6-speed manual transmission
  • 6-speed automatic transmission with Active Select (option)
  • Shift-on-the-fly 4WD
  • Limited Slip Differential
  • Engine sump guard
  • HSV Sports suspension
  • Wide wheel track (30mm wider than Colorado Z71)
  • Hi-ride height (45mm higher at the front than Colorado Z71)
  • Cooper Zeon LTZ Pro Sports All-terrain tyres (285/60 R18)
  • Electric Power Steering

SportsCat Exterior Design

  • Rugged front fascia & grille
  • Rugged fender flares
  • 18” x 10” 6-spoke forged alloy wheels (matte black with machined face)
  • LED fog lamps
  • LED daytime running lamps
  • LED tail lights
  • Bonnet bulge
  • Tubular side-steps
  • Hard tonneau
  • Alloy Sports Bar
  • Sail Plane (option)
  • Tailgate applique’

SportsCat Interior Design

  • HSV Sports seats (Jasmine leather / Windsor suede)
  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel with red highlight stitching
  • Perforated leather / suede dash-pad trim
  • Red stitching highlights
  • SportsCat floor mats

SportsCat Safety

  • Forward Collision Alert
  • Lane Departure Warning
  • Rain Sensing Wipers
  • Front airbags for driver and front passenger
  • Front seat side impact airbags
  • Full length side curtain airbags
  • Driver knee airbag
  • Front disc brakes
  • 4mm brake master cylinder
  • Electronic Stability Control incorporating:
    • Anti-lock Braking System
    • Electronic Brakeforce Distribution
    • Traction Control System
    • Hill Descent Control & Hill Start Assist
    • Trailer Sway Control
    • Roll Over Mitigation
    • Front & rear park assist
    • Rear-view camera

Cabin Comfort & Conveniences

  • Electronic climate control
  • Remote window activation (via key-fob)
  • Heated 6-way electric adjustable driver seat
  • MyLink infotainment system with 8” touch-screen
  • Digital Audio Broadcast (DAB+) multi-media
  • 7-speaker audio
  • USB input with iPod® connectivity
  • Phone projection featuring Apple® CarPlay™ and Android Auto™
  • Embedded satellite navigation

 Practicality & Versatility

  • Remote start (auto only)
  • Roof rails
  • Recovery hooks (front)
  • “Soft-open” tailgate strut
  • Hard tonneau featuring a “quick-release” mechanism & load-rail provision
  • Tub-liner (option)
  • Load Master (option)
  • Eye-bolt (option)
  • Load rack (option)

(Features bolded & italicised are unique to the Colorado SportsCat “Look Pack” over the Holden Colorado Z71)

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Rob first learned to drive on the farm in a left hand drive WW11 Jeep when he was 11, many years ago. He has maintained a strong interest in the industry ever since and was hooked on 4WDriving way back then.Often known for taking the 4WD in the driveway over the sports car, he has travelled pretty much everywhere in Australia and when he is bored goes for a drive.