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ssangyong model range in the uk

SsangYong model range in the UK

SsangYong Motor UK has announced the price list for all models, which will be imported in the United Kingdom. The future of SsangYong as a global vehicle producer has recently been secured following a 70 per cent acquisition of the Korean company by Indian engineering conglomerate Mahindra & Mahindra, and now the brand’s future in the UK is assured thanks to new investment in the importing company. “This is superb news for our dealers and customers who have been so loyal to the br

SsangYong SUT 1 concept

At the display of Geneva Motor Show 2011, SsangYong Motor has publicly premiered its latest addition, the SsangYong SUT 1 concept. Representing a premium yet robust styled pick-up study, the SsangYong SUT 1 concept continues the brand’s design know-how - dynamic look and coupe-like interior. It has roomy interior and sharp exterior lines, as well as cutting-edge lamp detail. Furthermore, SsangYong has also mounted the concept pick-up truck with wide variety of high-end extras, including su

ssangyoung sut 1

SsangYoung SUT 1

SsangYong will reveal a new concept of its popular Actyon Sports at the 2011 Geneva Motor Show, which will be held 3 to 13th March. SUT 1 has the essential characteristics of a traditional pick-up, but it also presents a more contemporary look to reflect the styling expected of today’s Sports Utility Truck It measures 4 985mm long, 1 910mm wide, 1 755mm high, and with a 3 060mm wheelbase. The engine is 2.0 liter diesel, which meets EU5 regulations and develops 155PS and 360Nm of torque b

SSang Yong Korando - full details

Korando is specially designed to meet the needs of the European market. The crossover from Ssang Yong features 2WD and 4WD systems, 2.0 liter diesel engine, which blends efficient fuel economy and high performance. Korando also can be ordered with both - manual and automatic transmissions. Finally, it offers class-leading towing capacity of two tonnes. Furthermore, Korando offers extreme safety featuring ESP, HBA, HSA, ARP, ESS, EPS and much more. Ssang Yong Korando is powered by 2.0 litr

Ssangyong Show C200, Hybrid Technology And New Engines At Seoul Motor Show

SsangYong’s new C200 model has been shown at the Seoul Motor Show in two versions and with three choices of power. The car is scheduled for production later this year and should reach the UK inside 12 months. The C200 is smaller and lighter than current SsangYong models, promising much improved fuel economy and lower CO2 emissions. Dubbed a compact urban vehicle (CUV), the C200 Eco uses diesel hybrid power and the Aero version has a choic

ssangyong at the seoul motor show

SsangYong at the Seoul Motor Show

Ssangyong will be showing an almost production-ready example of its new C200 crossover utility car at the Seoul Motor Show in South Korea, opening on April 2. The company says that the C200 unveiled at the show will closely resemble the production C200 scheduled to be launched later this year. SsangYong will also show a new diesel hybrid version of the Kyron. The C200 concept was first unveiled at the Paris show last October and is the first new model in the broadening of the SsangYong range

SsangYong Rexton R-line now available

The customised version of the Rexton, shown on the SsangYong stand at this year’s British International Motor Show, is now an additional model in the SsangYong range, priced at £29,995 on-the-road. The SsangYong Rexton R-Line was so enthusiastically received by visitors to the SsangYong motor show stand, that distributors Koelliker UK, had no hesitation in adding it to the range. Differing only in detail from the show car, the Rexton R-Line is the work of celebrated designer Afzal Kahn,

C200 concept points to the future for SsangYong

The C200 concept, unveiled last week at the Paris Motor Show, is the first indication of SsangYong’s future direction in broadening its range and offering European customers greater choice. It follows the South Korean manufacturer’s announcement earlier this year that it plans to introduce 20 new models on five different platforms, between 2009 and 2014. The SsangYong C200 is quite unlike anything seen from SsangYong before. The C200 is a modern, contemporary urban passenger car with styling by Giugiaro’s

SsangYong recruits Giugiaro to style new car ranges

SsangYong showed the first fruits of its relationship with Shanghai Automotive Industries Group – a new compact SUV, codenamed C200. It signals the start of a major product offensive – 20 new models on five new platforms, over five years, starting in 2009. “The car is very, very important for us as it’s the

SsangYong to unveil new C200 at Paris show

SsangYong will unveil a new compact passenger car concept at this year’s Paris Motor Show, with a press conference on the stand at 08.15 on October 2 in hall 3. The SsangYong C200 is an urban compact SUV and the first SsangYong to feature a front-wheel drive platform and monocoque construction (existing SsangYong models in the UK feature separate body/chassis construction). It marks a new milestone in SsangYong’s mid- and long-term strategy to strengthen its line-up and increase customer choice. The C200