New Vauxhall Maloo LSA – a crazy 528bhp pick-up

The 2016 Vauxhall Maloo LSA pick-up arrives with similar 6.2 litre, 528bhp V8 because the VXR8 GTS, which makes it probably the most effective commercial vehicle within the United kingdom.

The People in america and Aussies possess a penchant for pick-up trucks with immense energy, but us Britons haven’t really caught the bug. But possibly the appearance of the brand new Vauxhall Maloo LSA can change that?

What Vauxhall has been doing is go ahead and take Australian HSV Maloo R8 LSA, added a few Vauxhall badges and deliverd the United kingdom its most effective commercial vehicle, but in a cost – £54,500.

For the almost £55k, you receive a pick-up in a position to carry half a tonne, but endowed having a 6.2 litre supercharged V8 creating 528bhp and 495lb/foot of torque, enough to obtain the pick-as much as 62mph inside a crazy 4.6 seconds.

Vauxhall aren’t pretending the Maloo LSA is definitely an economical business tool, and rather are stating that rather than promising enhanced economy and pollutants – like all other CV maker – the Maloo rather offers truly crazy performance. It’s certainly a USP.


Fortunately, Vauxhall hasn’t just bolted the monster V8 underneath the bonnet and broke up with you to carry on for dear existence, it’s also were built with a party at keeping things in check (a little) by stiffening in the suspension, adding launch control (yes, inside a pick-up) along with a limited slip diff.

Other tweaks for that new Maloo include leather, Bluetooth, new nose, bonnet air vents, 20″ black alloys, styling package and 2 new colours – Slipstream (an exciting blue) and a few Enjoy it Hot (metallic red-colored, should you hadn’t suspected).

Prices for that Maloo LSA start at £55,500 for that manual version and £57,200 for that auto, and when you’re a company user you will get the VAT back and large BIK benefits.