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Holden Barina

The Holden Barina nameplate has been around in Australia since 1985, and it currently adorns a pair of 1.6-litre petrol-powered small hatchbacks. The Barina range was rationalised in late 2016, with prices cut and the sedan version given the… boot? Current prices range from $10,450 for the Barina LS (5YR) to $18,590 for the Barina LT (5YR).

It shares category space with the similar-but-different Spark, with both cars sourced from GM’s plant in Korea. Holden’s Melbourne-based design team was responsible for the more 'grown up' design update that was added to the car in 2016.

Holden Barina Price and Specs

The price range for the Holden Barina varies based on the trim level you choose. Starting at $10,450 and going to $18,590 for the latest year the model was manufactured. The model range is available in the following body types starting from the engine/transmission specs shown below.

Year Body Type Specs Price from Price to
2019 Hatchback 1.6L, ULP, 5 SP MAN $10,450 $18,590
2018 Hatchback 1.6L, ULP, 5 SP MAN $9,888 $16,990
2017 Hatchback 1.6L, ULP, 5 SP MAN $8,250 $15,999
2017 Sedan 1.6L, ULP, 5 SP MAN $8,995 $15,510
2016 Hatchback 1.6L, ULP, 5 SP MAN $7,810 $14,988
2016 Sedan 1.6L, ULP, 5 SP MAN $8,900 $14,520
2015 Hatchback 1.6L, ULP, 5 SP MAN $7,150 $12,990
2015 Sedan 1.6L, ULP, 6 SP AUTO $7,990 $12,990
See All Holden Barina Pricing and Specs

Holden Barina Fuel Consumption

The Holden Barina is available in a number of variants and body types that are powered by ULP and PULP fuel type(s). It has an estimated fuel consumption starting from 6.8L/100km for Hatchback /ULP for the latest year the model was manufactured.

Year Body Type Fuel Consumption* Engine Fuel Type Transmission
2019 Hatchback 6.8L/100km 1.6L ULP 5 SP MAN
2018 Hatchback 6.8L/100km 1.6L ULP 5 SP MAN
2017 Hatchback 6.8L/100km 1.6L PULP 5 SP MAN
2017 Hatchback 6.8L/100km 1.6L ULP 5 SP MAN
2017 Sedan 6.8L/100km 1.6L ULP 5 SP MAN
2016 Hatchback 6.8L/100km 1.6L PULP 5 SP MAN
2016 Hatchback 6.8L/100km 1.6L ULP 5 SP MAN
2016 Sedan 6.8L/100km 1.6L ULP 5 SP MAN
2015 Hatchback 6.5L/100km 1.4L PULP 6 SP MAN
2015 Hatchback 6.8L/100km 1.6L ULP 5 SP MAN
2015 Sedan 6.8L/100km 1.6L ULP 5 SP MAN
* Combined fuel consumption See All Holden Barina Pricing and Specs for 2019

Holden Barina Wheel Size

The Holden Barina has a number of different wheel and tyre options. When it comes to tyres, these range from 195x65 R15 for Hatchback in 2019 with a wheel size that spans from 15x6 inches.

Year Body Type Front Tyre Size Front Rim Rear Tyre Size Rear Rim
2019 Hatchback 195x65 R15 15x6 inches 195x65 R15 15x6 inches
2018 Hatchback 195x65 R15 15x6 inches 195x65 R15 15x6 inches
2017 Sedan 195x65 R15 15x6 inches 195x65 R15 15x6 inches
2017 Hatchback 205x55 R16 16x6 inches 205x55 R16 16x6 inches
2016 Sedan 195x65 R15 15x6 inches 195x65 R15 15x6 inches
2016 Hatchback 205x55 R16 16x6 inches 205x55 R16 16x6 inches
2015 Hatchback 195x65 R15 15x6 inches 195x65 R15 15x6 inches
2015 Sedan 195x65 R15 15x6 inches 195x65 R15 15x6 inches
The dimensions shown above are for the base model. See All Holden Barina Wheel Sizes

Holden Barina Interior

The last version of the Barina's interior was still pretty interesting from a design point of view, but varying trim surfaces and lots of hard plastics highlighted the model's age. Nonetheless, both trim levels came with a 7-inch multimedia screen in the dashboard with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, but don't be fooled by images of the Sportec leather-look trim on the LT. The steering wheel is genuine leather, however.

Shown above are interior details for the Holden Barina 2018.

Holden Barina Dimensions

The dimensions of the Holden Barina Hatchback and Sedan vary according to year of manufacture and spec level.

Year Body Type Height x Width x Length Ground Clearance
2019 Hatchback 1517x1735x4039 mm 149 mm
2018 Hatchback 1517x1735x4039 mm 149 mm
2017 Hatchback 1517x1735x4039 mm 147 mm
2017 Sedan 1517x1735x4399 mm 149 mm
2016 Hatchback 1517x1735x4039 mm 147 mm
2016 Sedan 1517x1735x4399 mm 149 mm
2015 Sedan 1517x1735x4399 mm 149 mm
2015 Hatchback 1517x1735x4039 mm 149 mm
The dimensions shown above are for the base model. See All Holden Barina Dimensions

Holden Barina Towing Capacity

The Holden Barina has maximum towing capacity of 1100kg for the latest model available.

Year Body Type Braked Capacity from Braked Capacity to
2019 Hatchback 1100kg 1100kg
2018 Hatchback 1100kg 1100kg
2017 Hatchback 0kg 1100kg
2017 Sedan 1100kg 1100kg
2016 Hatchback 0kg 1100kg
2016 Sedan 1100kg 1100kg
2015 Hatchback 0kg 1100kg
2015 Sedan 1100kg 1100kg
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