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Australian Connection: GM Denali XT Designed Down Under

The hybrid-powered GMC Denali XT was produced at GM Holden's design centre at Port Melbourne.

Published: 05-Feb-2008

A concept car designed and built in Australia is about to take centre stage at the Chicago Auto Show.

The hybrid-powered GMC Denali XT, a cross between a sports utility vehicle and a more traditional US style pick-up truck, was produced at GM Holden's design centre at Port Melbourne.

"This was a great program to work on as I was given the opportunity to really stretch the limits of the global rear-wheel-drive architecture and create a truck with unique and bold proportions," said lead designer Warrack Leach.

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