Launched in 2006 after GM's 2003 abandonment of their last European rear-drive sedan, the Opel Omega, the VE is the first Commodore model designed entirely in Australia, as opposed to being based on an adapted Opel-sourced platform.
I've seen a couple of live axle street driven Commodores converted to watts link. Good setup. The V8 Supercars all run a watts linkage. but yeah back to the original post, the panhard rod system used on the Commodore is a very compromised system. The axle will move laterally over bumps in the road - causing 'bump steer' in the rear of the car. Search through the Pedders Suspension range for your Holden Commodore 2006 2013 ve. Experts in shocks, brakes, steering and wheel alignment holden commodore 2012 complete rear suspension ve, cradle/centre assy, 08/06-04/ ... holden commodore sedan ve ii 09/2010-05/2013 rear kyb shock absorbers. Commodore VE-VF (WM WN) Commodore VY-VZ (WK WL) ... Holden Commodore VE 60th Anniversary Front & Rear Floor Mats Black Sedan / Wagon SS. New Genuine. 23-3084. $155.00 ... These replace the previous simple MacPherson strut design front and much criticised semi-trailing arm rear suspension, for improved ride and handling. Denny Mooney was appointed chairman of Holden on 1 January 2004, by which time development of the VE Commodore was well
Aug 29, 2001 · Yes, the new tyres and thinner rear swaybar play a roll in producing crisper turn-in with more understeer at the limit, but the biggest advance is the improved steering feel and response as a result of better road-holding at the rear. Commodore's steering is still wooden but thanks to the rear-end's vastly improved grip level, mid-corner ... Suspension behaviour, the VE Commodore and hybrids Posted on July 14th, 2007 in Hybrid Power , Opinion , Suspension , Technologies by Julian Edgar The other month I found myself commuting 160 kilometres each day, most of that on two, three and four lane freeways.
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