HQ Holden

HQ HoldenThe HQ released updated versions of all of it’s models, but they also released a long wheel based luxury model called the Statesman.
The 6 cylinder carred over from the HG, but with a longer stroke to increase the capacity to 202 Cu In. Two versions of the local V8 (’253′ & ‘308′) along with the ‘350′ Chev in the Monaro.
The first Monaro sedans were produced, having all the GTS options installed on a 4 door body.
The Statesman replaced the Brougham and was built on the wagon base.

Engine:
2.84 Litre Six Cylinder ‘173′, 3.3 Litre Six Cylinder ‘202′, 4.2 Litre V8 ‘253′, 5 Litre V8 ‘308′, 5.74 Litre V8 ‘350′
Transmission: 
Three Speed Manual, Four Speed Manual, Three Speed Trimatic Auto, Three Speed Turbohydramatic 400 Auto (350 V8 only)
Models:
Belmont Sedan, Belmont Station Wagon, Belmont Panel Van, Belmont Utillity (ute), Kingswood Sedan, Kingswood Station Wagon, Kingswood Panel Van, Kingswood Utillity (ute), Sandman Panel Van, Sandman Utilllity, SS Sedan, Premier Sedan, Premier Station Wagon, Holden Cab/Chasis Truck, Monaro Coupe, Monaro GTS Coupe, Monaro GTS 350 Coupe, Monaro LS Coupe, Monaro GTS Sedan, Statesman Sedan, Statesman De Ville Sedan.
Price When New:
$2730 (Belmont) $4660 (Statesman De Ville)
Total Number Built:
485, 650