Holden EH Utility Balhannah green

Product Code: 18808

Brand: Classic Carlectables

Scale: 1:18

Release Date: April 2024

Limited Edition Quantity: 850

Type: Road Cars

Released in 1963, the EH has was one of Australia’s most popular selling cars. With a new engine, clever styling changes, and competitively priced, the EH was the fastest selling car in Australia. Catering to a wide audience, the EH was available in nine different models. Two of those models were commercial vehicles, the Utility and Panel van, both sharing the rear styling from the previous EJ model.
The new powerplant, dubbed the ’Red’ engine was more powerful and economical than the previous ‘Grey’ engine, it also required less maintenance. The 149cui delivering 100hp (up 33% on the previous ‘Grey’ engine), while the 179cui delivered 115hp (up 50%). Although both of these engines, as well as the Hydramatic transmission were available on the Utility and Panel van. Almost all of the models sold were 149cui with the manual transmission.
The Utility and Panel van were only offered in the ’Standard’ level of trim, that lacked some creature comforts. But they were designed to be sent to work, with durable laminated hardwood trays and rated to half a ton carrying capacity. The cars even featured the removal of the drivers side door lock as a safety feature when driver was making deliveries.

  • Removable Tonneau Cover and Hoop: Peel back the cover to reveal the meticulously detailed tray floor and side walls, allowing you to customize your display with ease.
  • Functional Hinged Tailgate: Experience the realism of opening the hinged tailgate, complete with retaining cables for added authenticity.
  • Authentic Interior Details: While it may lack some chrome trim, the 'Standard' interior boasts a highly detailed steering wheel, instrument cluster, and soft-touch bench seats engraved with the 'Standard' motif.
  • Classic Pressed Steel Wheel Rims: Admire the color-coded pressed steel wheel rims adorned with chrome monogrammed hub caps, fitted on soft rubber tires for a smooth ride.
  • Detailed Engine Bay: Peek under the bonnet to discover the intricately detailed 149cui engine and surrounding bay, complete with metal hinges for a smooth opening experience.
  • Functional Front Chassis: Explore the front chassis, showcasing the engine sump, exhaust system, and working suspension, with front wheels linked to the steering wheel for dynamic play.
  • Collector's Edition Plate: Each model bears a unique etched metal plate, displaying its individual edition number, adding a touch of exclusivity to your collection.

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