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Vauxhall VXR8 GTS-R vs Lotus Carlton
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Vauxhall VXR8 coupe

Vauxhall VXR8 GTS-R vs Lotus Carlton

Vauxhall's final, brilliant VXR8 GTS-R celebrated the end of the Aussie muscle car, can it still learn anything from its great granddad?
3 Sep 2018
Vauxhall Maloo VXR8 LSA review
Vauxhall VXR8 coupe

Vauxhall Maloo VXR8 LSA review

Watch our video review of the 537bhp as Tiff Needell takes it to a track day at Silverstone
21 Feb 2017
Just looking – Vauxhall VXR8
Vauxhall VXR8 coupe

Just looking – Vauxhall VXR8

Vauxhall's Aussie-derived super saloon is one of the best ways to experience the thrill of driving a V8-engined car
20 Aug 2016
Vauxhall VXR8 GTS Auto review - M5 power for M3 money
Vauxhall VXR8 coupe

Vauxhall VXR8 GTS Auto review - M5 power for M3 money

The most charismatic super saloon on sale
4 Sep 2015
Holden to stop building cars
Holden to stop building cars
Vauxhall VXR8 coupe

Holden to stop building cars

GM has announced that it is to shut down production of Holden cars in Australia. Details here
11 Dec 2013

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Vauxhall VXR8 GTS review, price and specs
Vauxhall VXR8 GTS white front
Vauxhall VXR8 coupe

Vauxhall VXR8 GTS review, price and specs

The all-new Vauxhall VXR8 GTS is a high tech, high power sequel to previous old school muscle cars
4 Oct 2013
Vauxhall VXR8 GTS revealed
Vauxhall VXR8 GTS 2013 front
Vauxhall VXR8 coupe

Vauxhall VXR8 GTS revealed

The new 576bhp Vauxhall VXR8 GTS has been launched, with the new Camaro's supercharged LSA engine as well as some styling and spec tweaks.
29 May 2013
Vauxhall Monaro buying guide
Vauxhall Monaro buying guide
Vauxhall VXR8 coupe

Vauxhall Monaro buying guide

This re-badged Australian muscle car has always offered plenty of bang for your buck, and early second-hand Vauxhall Monaros are now true performance …
23 May 2013
Vauxhall VXR8 Tourer
Vauxhall VXR8 Tourer sideways skid drift
Vauxhall VXR8 coupe

Vauxhall VXR8 Tourer

The UK's biggest estate car is actually a 425bhp V8 muscle car thanks to the new Vauxhall VXR8 Tourer
28 Mar 2013
Vauxhall Maloo VXR8 review
Driven: Vauxhall Maloo VXR8
Vauxhall VXR8 coupe

Vauxhall Maloo VXR8 review

Two-seater performance cars come no more practical than the barmy Maloo. Just check out the huge boot…
13 Apr 2012
New Vauxhall VXR8 Review
New Vauxhall VXR8 Review
Vauxhall VXR8 coupe

New Vauxhall VXR8 Review

Our first driving impressions of the new Vauxhall VXR8, now available with an Auto and MRC dampers
3 Mar 2011
New Vauxhall VXR8 on sale
New Vauxhall VXR8 in showrooms
Vauxhall VXR8 coupe

New Vauxhall VXR8 on sale

Vauxhall's revised VXR8 muscle car hits showrooms alongside other updated models
15 Feb 2011
New Vauxhall VXR8
New Vauxhall VXR8 sports saloon
Vauxhall VXR8 coupe

New Vauxhall VXR8

Vauxhall's muscle car, the V8-engined VXR8 sports saloon, gets an upgrade for 2011
15 Dec 2010
Camaro v Mustang v VXR8 v CTS-V video 2
Chevrolet Camaro SS v Ford Mustang GT v Vauxhall VXR8 Bathurst S v Cadillac CTS-V
Vauxhall VXR8 coupe

Camaro v Mustang v VXR8 v CTS-V video 2

Overpowered and over here: we compare four V8 muscle cars from Chevrolet, Ford, Vauxhall and Cadillac
17 Aug 2010
Camaro v Mustang v VXR8 v CTS-V video 1
Chevrolet Camaro SS v Ford Mustang GT v Vauxhall VXR8 Bathurst S v Cadillac CTS-V
Vauxhall VXR8 coupe

Camaro v Mustang v VXR8 v CTS-V video 1

Overpowered and over here: we compare four V8 muscle cars from Chevrolet, Ford, Vauxhall and Cadillac
17 Aug 2010
Vauxhall's VXR Power Festival
Vauxhall VXR Power Festival
Vauxhall VXR8 coupe

Vauxhall's VXR Power Festival

Quarter miles, 0-60mph runs, track driving and a 3000bhp, 240mph+ Vauxhall star at Silverstone
12 Aug 2010
Vauxhall VXR
Vauxhall VXR8 coupe

Vauxhall VXR

The charismatic Vauxhall VXR8 has gone, and it's one hard act to follow
2 Sep 2009
Vauxhall VXR8
Vauxhall VXR8 Bathhurst S
Vauxhall VXR8 coupe

Vauxhall VXR8

Spectacularly sideways and flat-out in Vauxhall's most powerful machine
15 Apr 2009
VXR8 special
Vauxhall VXR8 coupe

VXR8 special

552bhp for just £45K courtesy of the Vauxhall VXR8 Bathurst S performance car
12 Feb 2009
Vauxhall VXR8
Vauxhall VXR8
Vauxhall VXR8 coupe

Vauxhall VXR8

A performance exhaust system improves the V8 soundtrack and offers a shade more oomph
31 Dec 2008
Vauxhalll VXR8
Vauxhalll VXR8
Vauxhall VXR8 coupe

Vauxhalll VXR8

If you can live with the VXR8's spiteful fuel consumption, it's a lot of fun to be in
17 Nov 2008
Vauxhall VXR8
Vauxhall VXR8 coupe

Vauxhall VXR8

Richard Porter, keeper of the VXR8, has his driving assessed alongside another Vauxhall driver, a certain Mr Giovanardi…
8 Oct 2008
Vauxhall VXR8
Vauxhall VXR8 coupe

Vauxhall VXR8

A clonking noise from the underside was a worry, and the fuel consumption continues to be hurtful
11 Sep 2008
Vauxhall VXR8
Vauxhall Monaro VXR8
Vauxhall VXR8 coupe

Vauxhall VXR8

The endearing V8 burble of the Monaro engine is countered by its thirsty fuel economy
6 Aug 2008
Vauxhall VXR8
Vauxhall VXR8
Vauxhall VXR8 coupe

Vauxhall VXR8

The VXR8's as subtle as a punch in the face. We love it...
26 Jun 2008
VXR8 v BMW 335i
Vauxhall VXR8 coupe

VXR8 v BMW 335i

Vauxhall’s brawny VXR8 is a lot of car for the money, but is BMW’s 335i the smarter choice?
4 Oct 2007
Vauxhall VXR8
Vauxhall VXR8
Vauxhall VXR8 coupe

Vauxhall VXR8

What's a VXR8 I hear you ask? An over-the-top V8 performance Vauxhall from down-under for just £35K
28 Jun 2007
Vauxhall Monaro VXR500 review
Vauxhall Monaro VXR 500
Vauxhall Monaro coupe

Vauxhall Monaro VXR500 review

Moral corruption comes in many guises, but none so glorious as this, the supercharged, 493bhp Monaro VXR 500
8 Dec 2006