FB Holden

The influence from the USA in the 1950’s saw the FB Holden take the shape of many of it’s American counterparts

Holden FB (1960-1961). (Australia)
Holden FB (1960-1961). (Australia)

. Mechanically the FB was a more refined FC, but it’s appearance had changed significantly with a wrap around windscreen, finned rear guards and lower bonnet line.
The ‘Grey engine’ had been upgraded to produce 56kW.
The FB was the first Holden to be produced with left hand drive for the export market.

 

Engine:
2.26 Litre Six Cylinder
Transmission: 
Three Speed Manual
Models:
Standard Sedan, Special Sedan, Standard Station Wagon, Special Station Wagon, Panel Van, Utility (ute)
Price When New:
$2214
Total Number Built:
174,746