Small cars with big personalities, the versatility of a hatchback is unrivalled. As an ideal partner to transport you and your friends away for that weekend escape, or zipping around in the city to complete your to-do list, a Holden hatch offers practicality and style across the range.
Find the best 3 door or 5 door hatchback car to suit your lifestyle and budget without compromising on looks. After all, what is a hatchback without comfort and performance? Choose from Holden's extensive range of compact hatches — which include favourites such as the Astra, Barina, Cruze and the all-new Spark — and book a test drive today in a sporty hatchback!
"The new look Astra just oozes sports styling and appeal."
"Muscular performance, a practical three-door layout with genuine 2+2 seating and decent load space are all VXR attributes. The price point has strong appeal and the seats are superb."
"If you've got some curvy roads round your way and want to give them a jolly good spanking then this car could be your new best friend."
A popular choice for first car buyers and people always on the go, discover the many benefits of investing in a hatchback when you read our FAQ below.
A hatchback is a car model configuration with a rear door that swings upwards from the roof, enabling a large and easily accessible cargo area.
This depends on your lifestyle and your preference. A hatchback is a usually a little shorter in length than an equivalent sedan, making them easier to park. The large, roof-hinged rear hatch door also allows for easier access to the cargo area, especially for loading larger objects.
A hatchback is a usually a little shorter in length than an equivalent sedan, making them easier to park. The large, roof-hinged rear hatch door also allows for easier access to the cargo area, especially for loading larger objects.
Hatchbacks are perfectly suitable for families, particularly smaller families or those who do not need to regularly transport a large amount of cargo.
As hatchbacks are generally smaller in size, they are lighter and therefore use less fuel. Ultimately, as with any vehicle, fuel usage depends on how you drive and the conditions at the time.
Yes. All Holden hatchbacks come with a 5-star ANCAP rating, 6 airbags, ESC and ABS standard. Some models include Reverse Park Assist, making it easier for you to park.
Hatchbacks are one of the easiest cars to drive, due to their smaller size. Parking is also a breeze.
Two of the most popular small hatchbacks are the Holden Barina or the Holden Astra. Take them for a test drive to see which one you like best.
If you need to transport equipment, a hatchback's back seats can be flipped forward to create a large flat cargo area. Alternatively, the interior is spacious enough to have up to five passengers.
Their small size and easy manoeuvrability makes them a favourite among new drivers when it comes to both driving and parking.