1969 Holden KingswoodReview
Australian Version Of The Yank Tank — Great big cruiser. very expensive on juice though as it is a hevey car and preformance is terrible as its only a 3.3 sreight 6 (202ci) the 253ci or 308ci models are a much better car very icoinnic in australian raceing history
Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)
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