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Holden Statesman Wheel Size

The Holden Statesman has a number of different wheel and tyre options. When it comes to tyres, these range from 225x55 R17 for Sedan in 2010 with a wheel size that spans from 17x7 inches.

Year Body Type Front Tyre Size Front Rim Rear Tyre Size Rear Rim
2010 Sedan 225x55 R17 17x7 inches 225x55 R17 17x7 inches
2009 Sedan 225x55 R17 17x7 inches 225x55 R17 17x7 inches
2008 Sedan 225x55 R17 17x7 inches 225x55 R17 17x7 inches
2007 Sedan 225x55 R17 17x7 inches 225x55 R17 17x7 inches
2006 Sedan 225x50 R17 17x8 inches 225x50 R17 17x8 inches
The dimensions shown above are for the base model. See All Holden Statesman Wheel Sizes

Holden Statesman Models Price and Specs

The price range for the Holden Statesman varies based on the trim level you choose. Starting at $9,300 and going to $14,960 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
2010 Sedan 3.6L, ULP, 6 SP AUTO $9,300 $14,960
2009 Sedan 3.6L, ULP, 5 SP $9,100 $14,410
2008 Sedan 3.6L, ULP, 5 SP $7,700 $13,200
2007 Sedan 3.6L, ULP, 5 SP $6,100 $10,230
2006 Sedan 3.6L, ULP, 5 SP $4,200 $8,690
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Holden Statesman Dimensions

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

Year Body Type Height x Width x Length Ground Clearance
2010 Sedan 1480x1899x5160 mm 110 mm
2009 Sedan 1480x1899x5160 mm 110 mm
2008 Sedan 1480x1899x5160 mm 110 mm
2007 Sedan 1480x1899x5160 mm 110 mm
2006 Sedan 1459x1847x5237 mm 125 mm
The dimensions shown above are for the base model. See All Holden Statesman Dimensions

Holden Statesman Towing Capacity

The Holden Statesman has maximum towing capacity of 2100kg for the latest model available.

Year Body Type Braked Capacity from Braked Capacity to
2010 Sedan 2100kg 2100kg
2009 Sedan 2100kg 2100kg
2008 Sedan 2100kg 2100kg
2007 Sedan 2100kg 2100kg
2006 Sedan 2100kg 2100kg
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Holden Statesman Fuel Consumption

The Holden Statesman 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 10.3L/100km for Sedan /ULP for the latest year the model was manufactured.

Year Body Type Fuel Consumption* Engine Fuel Type Transmission
2010 Sedan 10.3L/100km 3.6L ULP 6 SP AUTO
2009 Sedan 10.3L/100km 3.6L ULP 6 SP AUTO
2008 Sedan 12.2L/100km 3.6L ULP 5 SP
2007 Sedan 12.2L/100km 3.6L ULP 5 SP
2006 Sedan 11.3L/100km 6.0L PULP 4 SP AUTO
2006 Sedan 12L/100km 3.6L ULP 5 SP
* Combined fuel consumption See All Holden Statesman Pricing and Specs for 2010

Holden Statesman Q&As

Check out real-world situations relating to the Holden Statesman here, particularly what our experts have to say about them.

  • Why is there a leak in my 1998 Holden Statesman?

    This is a very common complaint among owners of Holdens of this era. If you’ve checked all the likely places for water to enter, then you have to start thinking laterally. Does the car have an aftermarket of dealer-fitted rear spoiler? The mounting holes of these can be great places for water to enter the boot. But believe it or not, this series of full-sized Holdens was also susceptible to a manufacturing glitch where the rear quarter-light windows weren’t sealed properly. Water can, apparently, enter here and find it’s way into the boot. It sounds crazy, but I’m assured it’s a thing with these cars.

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  • Mazda 8 - Could Mazda build a Commodore or Statesman-sized sedan?

    The short answer is no, as the Mazda6 has never sold to expectations and all the action in the luxury sphere is in SUVs or crossovers.

    However, with Mazda heading into the premium space and in model-sharing activities with arch-rival Toyota, a 6-style sedan based on the mooted coming, rear-drive and inline six-cylinder powered CX-5 replacement is expected, possibly to be shared with a Toyota or Lexus model. These are pure rumours right now, but a possible scenario as Mazda attempts to amortise the development and engineering costs of its next-generation architectures.

    But we don't believe a sedan or wagon larger than a Mazda6 would be part of these future plans – not in the foreseeable future, anyway.

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  • Why won't the engine in my 2006 Holden Statesman start?

    When you say you tried another battery, was that second battery charged up, and what’s it’s condition. Even a brand-new battery fresh from the shelf of a parts store can be low on charge and may need a few hours on a charger before it’s ready to start a car, especially one with a large engine like a Holden Statesman. If the battery was just another one you borrowed from somewhere else, it could well be about as worn out as the one you replaced. Even a battery that shows 12 volts when you test it with a voltmeter, can suddenly drop its bundle when you place it under load (such as trying to start a car with it). You need to check the battery’s current while it’s attempting to turn the engine over.

    Other possibilities could be worn out battery leads (do they get hot when you try to start the car?) a poor earth somewhere between the engine and the car’s chassis or even battery terminals that are old and crusty. Don’t rule out a failed starter motor, either. Often a worn-out starter can pole out internally, causing a huge internal short that will produce the same slow cranking we associate with a dying battery.

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  • What mid-sized SUV should I buy?

    Moving out of a Statesman you will probably want some luxury, so that's definitely not a Captiva. I'd suggest you test drive a CX-5 and a Subaru Forester, both of which get The Tick, and choose between them.

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