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HOLDEN Ute 2016

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The Holden Commodore hitting the barrier in the frontal offset test.

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5 ANCAP Star RatingANCAP Logo
Crash TestScoreMaximum Score
Overall Score34.06out of 37
Frontal Offset test14.06out of 16
Side impact test16out of 16
Pole test (Optional)2out of 2
Bonus points2out of 3


The Holden Commodore VF Ute was introduced in Australia and New Zealand in 2013. This ANCAP safety rating applies to all utility variants.

In the frontal offset crash test driver chest and leg protection was acceptable. Passenger leg protection was also acceptable. All other injury results were good in this test and in the side impact test. Head protection in the side pole test was good.

This rating is based on ANCAP tests of the Commodore sedan and wagon. ANCAP was provided with information which showed that the results also apply to the Commodore Ute.


Safety Feature Summary

The safety feature information below is subject to change without notice. For up to date safety feature specifications for all variants, please see the safety feature table to the right or contact the manufacturer.

Dual frontal, side chest and side head airbags (curtains) are standard. Antilock brakes (ABS), electronic brake distribution (EBD) and electronic stability control (ESC) are also standard. Advanced seat belt reminders are fitted to all seats.

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Frontal Offset Crash Test Results

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Region Score Score Type Maximum Score
Frontal Offset* 14.06 pts (out of 16)
Head/Neck 4 pts
Chest 2.95 pts
Upper Legs 4 pts
Lower Legs 3.11 pts

The passenger compartment held its shape well in the frontal offset test. Pedal and steering wheel displacements were well controlled. Driver and passenger contact with the airbags was stable. All doors remained closed during the crash. After the crash all doors could be opened with normal effort.

What is frontal offset test?

The Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) provides consumers with independent and transparent information on the level of occupant and pedestrian protection provided by different new car models, in the most common types of crashes, through its star rating program.



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Side Impact Test Results

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Region Score Score Type Maximum Score
Side Impact* 16 pts (out of 16)
Head 4 pts
Chest 4 pts
Abdomen 4 pts
Pelvis 4 pts

Good protection was provided for the driver in the side impact test. The side airbags included pelvis protection and performed well.

The vehicle was eligible for a side pole test because it has side curtain airbags. The vehicle scored the maximum 2 points for head protection in this test.

What is side impact test?

The Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) provides consumers with independent and transparent information on the level of occupant and pedestrian protection provided by different new car models, in the most common types of crashes, through its star rating program.



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Whiplash Protection Test

Whiplash protection is assessed to the RCAR Protocol

Geometric test: Good
Dynamic test: Good

Overall the Holden Commodore Ute earned a GOOD whiplash protection rating in this test.

Whiplash Protection Crash Test Image
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Pedestrian Summary

Scored 15.41 out of 36 points

Child head impacts: 7.69 points
Adult head impacts: 5.72 points
Upper leg impacts: 0.00 points
Lower leg impacts: 2.00 points

The pedestrian protection performance of the Commodore has improved over previous models, however many improvements could still be made. (v6.0)


Pedestrian Rating Explained

The Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) provides consumers with independent and transparent information on the level of occupant and pedestrian protection provided by different new car models, in the most common types of crashes, through its star rating program.



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Pedestrian Rating - please view table for scores

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Combined Fuel Consumption CO2 Greenhouse Rating Air Pollution Rating Overall Rating
9 L/100km 216 g/km

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