SsangYong takeover on brink of collapse, as buyer runs out of money – report

The buyer of struggling Korean car maker SsangYong has failed to front up the cash required to complete its takeover, leaving the deal on the brink of collapse, according to international media outlets. In January a consortium of investors ...

SsangYong planning electric Musso ute with over 500km of range - report

After launching its Korando E-Motion, SsangYong has another vehicle in mind for an electric vehicle transformation: its Musso ute. Korean outlet Auto Post reports SsangYong’s purchaser, Edison Motors, wants to build an electric version of the Musso, known in Korea ...

SsangYong Rexton 4x4: It throws you everything but the kitchen sink

The Koreans are more than just Kia and Hyundai when it comes to cars The midsize SUV is crowded, but the Rexton more than holds its own. PHOTO BY ANDY LEUTERIO Every month, I go to the island of Marinduque ...

2021 SsangYong Korando ELX review

7.1/10Score Score breakdown 8.0 Safety, value and features 7.5 Comfort and space 7.0 Engine and gearbox 6.0 Ride and handling 7.0 Technology Things we like Modern, intriguing looks Low-down tractability Excellent value Not so much Stiff ride Highway wind noise ...

Ssangyong Musso ute 2023: electric dual-cab ute with 1000km range reportedly in development

One of the first cars built under Ssangyong’s new management, led by Edison Motors, could be an all-electric dual-cab ute Ssangyong, which is now owned by Korean electric bus company Edison Motors, could be developing a long-range battery-electric dual-cab ute ...

Pick-up trucks tested: New Isuzu D-Max vs Ford Ranger vs Ssangyong Musso vs Toyota Hilux

Pick-ups aren’t just workhorses for farmers and tradesmen; they can also serve as family vehicles. Let’s see which of the latest crop gets the job done best… The contenders New Isuzu D-Max 1.9 V-Cross auto List price inc VAT £39,245List ...

Australia's cheapest electric ute? SsangYong Musso EV could beat Kia, Hyundai to market and offer Rivian R1T-beating 1100km range - report

If the electric Musso gets the go-ahead for Australia, it could be Australia’s most affordable electric ute. SsangYong’s new owners have big plans for the Musso ute – the Korean workhorse is going electric. A report from South Korean ...

Electric SsangYong Musso due from 2023, 1100km range possible – report

An all-electric version of the SsangYong Musso ute could be in development for a launch as early as 2023, according to an unsubstantiated overseas report – capable of a driving range claim on par with a Toyota HiLux diesel. ...

Australia's cheapest large SUV gets a price bump! 2022 LDV D90 increase caused by supply issues but Mitsubishi Pajero Sport, SsangYong Musso rival still the most affordable

The LDV D90 is based on the underpinnings of the T60 ute. LDV has upped the price on its popular D90 ladder-frame SUV as a result of increased material and shipping costs over the past few months. It’s a ...

2021 SsangYong Musso XLV Luxury Pack review

Things we like Plenty of space inside and out Capable tow rig Value-packed option Not so much Length for off-roading Long-term prospects? Things we like Plenty of space inside and out Capable tow rig Value-packed option Not so much Length ...

Dacia Duster o SsangYong Tivoli: ¿qué SUV barato prefieres?

© Motor1.com España Dacia Duster Extreme Analizamos las versiones de entrada de estos dos modelos. A muchos les gustaría tener un flamante todocamino premium en el garaje, pero la realidad es que hay que mirar por la economía familiar ...

Ssangyong’s X200 concept gives glimpse of upcoming SUV

Ssangyong has given an early look at its future SUV models with the X200 concept. Designed to preview the design of the firm’s next-generation off-roader, the X200 will follow on from the firm’s recently announced J100 electric car. The X200 ...

Long-term report: Our SsangYong Musso proves to be the ideal mountain bike companion

Like many, the seemingly constant lockdowns and being forced to stay at home most of the time has led to an awful lot of boredom. And as I hate nothing more than being bored, it’s led me to try and ...

Geneva 2017: SsangYong Teases XAVL 7-Seater Concept

With only two weeks remaining before the 2017 Geneva Motor Show opens its doors to guests and enthusiasts from all over the world, participating manufacturers are getting busy already, teasing us with some of the cars that will be revealed. One ...

SsangYong files for court receivership after defaulting on loan repayment

SsangYong has filed for court receivership after it defaulted on a loan repayment of more than £40 million (60 billion South Korean won). Automotive News Europe reported that the company owed 30 billion won to Bank of America, 20 billion ...

SsangYong Musso ELX XLV 2022 Review

The SsangYong Musso is a worthy competitor in the hard-fought 4×4 dual-cab ute segment, but has an uphill battle against the bigger brands The SsangYong Musso is a minnow in the top-selling ute market in Australia, but shouldn’t be overlooked ...

New SsangYong Korando e-Motion 2022 review

The Korando e-Motion is the first all-electric from SsangYong and arrives with a promised range of 211 miles Verdict The Korando e-Motion is another curio from the SsangYong stable, but it’s not without appeal. Its average driving dynamics and cabin ...

The 2021 Ssangyong Rexton Looks Amazing - But We Won't Get It

The Korean brand has long been absent from our market, but their newest Rexton is a stunner. While Ssangyong may not be the biggest name when it comes to Korean cars, there's no doubt that they know how to make ...

New Ssangyong Musso lands in dealerships

Ssangyong’s new Musso has arrived in UK dealerships priced from £23,495 excluding VAT. The rugged pick-up truck brings a whole new exterior design with an ultra-large front grille dominating the look of the Musso. Designed with a five-seat crew-cab layout, ...

The 2021 SsangYong Rexton gets a new engine and improved interior

The SsangYong Rexton has been updated for 2021, with a new engine, exterior styling changes and an improved interior. The seven-seat SUV is something of a left-field choice in the family car market, but the South Korean firm has earned ...

New SsangYong J100 electric SUV uncovered

SsangYong’s future may have only just been secured by a new owner, but it’s been pushing ahead with the development of a box-fresh all-electric SUV that seemingly has the Toyota Prado in its sights. The model in question is currently ...

SsangYong to reveal bigger Tivoli, show off SIV-2 midsize SUV

SEOUL: SsangYong will launch an extended version of the Tivoli at Geneva to provide even more carrying capacity and practicality. The Tivoli XLV was shown as the XLV Air concept at the IAA motor show in Frankfurt last year, ...

2022 Ssangyong Korando e-Motion Review

Full-sized electric crossover from Ssangyong is bit unsophisticated and unappealing, but well equipped and practical. Genuine value has been hard to find in the market for electric cars, but it’s coming. Manufacturers have insisted that battery technology is expensive, ...

Ssangyong Korando e-Motion 2022 UK review

Full-sized electric crossover is bit unsophisticated and unappealing, but well equipped and practical What is it? Genuine value has been hard to find in the market for electric cars, but it’s coming. Manufacturers have insisted that battery technology is expensive, ...

SsangYong XAVL SUV concept to debut in Geneva

GENEVA: SsangYong will unveil its XAVL SUV concept at the 2017 International Geneva Motor Show in March. The XAVL is a further iteration of the XAV concept which was presented at the Frankfurt motor show in 2015. Inspired by ...

Imagine that! Ssangyong Tivoli is WCOTY nominee

FRANKFURT: Even Ssangyong was flabbergasted. The newly launched Tivoli compact SUV has been nominated for World Car of The Year (WCOTY) 2016, the first-ever nomination for the Korean car maker. Just 20 new cars have been nominated for the ...

Mahindra defers Ssangyong entry into US, wants to make cars in China

NEW DELHI: Indian conglomerate Mahindra & Mahindra is re-thinking the strategy for its loss-making Korean automaker Ssangyong Motor Co, tapping the brakes on its planned push into the United States to focus instead on China. Mahindra’s executive director Pawan ...

2023 Ssangyong J100/Musso electric SUV spied undisguised

Snapshot Ssangyong J100 spied undisguised ahead of reveal Rumours suggest it could reclaim the Musso badge Electric SUV to feature off-road inspired styling The 2023 Ssangyong J100 electric crossover has been spied undisguised in South Korea. An image of the ...

SsangYong to Unveil Tivoli XLV and SIV-2 Concept At Geneva Show

After the successful launch campaign of Tivoli, SsangYong is ready to demonstrate extended lineup at this year’s Geneva Motor Show that will witness the unveiling of Tivoli XLV and SIV-2 Concept.  As you might remember, XLV was first shown as ...

SsangYong confirms UK prices for the Korando e-Motion

SsangYong confirmed UK prices and specifications for the Korando e-Motion SUV. Orders are not officially open yet and the SsangYong UK website is still asking customers to register interest. However, SsangYong’s latest UK price list contains full prices and ...

SsangYong Tivoli XLV review

What is it?The SsangYong Tivoli XLV is an extended boot version of the Tivoli compact SUV Key featuresSignificantly enlarged boot space, roof rails Our viewIt might not compete with mainstream rivals on performance and refinement, but scores on its space ...

SsangYong revamps Korando SUV

SsangYong has updated its Korando SUV with a redesigned grille and headlights, intended to bring the Korando in line with its other models: the Tivoli, the Tivoli XLV and the recently-announced Rexton. The Korando gets new fog lights, a lower valance ...

Pricing and specification for SsangYong Rexton

SsangYong has announced details of pricing and specification for its fourth generation Rexton 4×4. The latest model is based on the LIV-2 concept which SsangYong showed at the Paris motor show in September last year. Powered by a 2.2-litre turbo ...

SsangYong offering 0% finance on Tivoli and Korando

SsangYong has announced new 0% finance packages on two of its SUV models, the Tivoli and Korando. The interest-free offers are on a conditional sale agreement (very similar to a hire purchase) and requires a 30% deposit. The offer applies ...

SsangYong Rexton review

60-second summary What is it? The latest SsangYong Rexton is a completely new version of the brand’s traditional large SUV. Key features Seven seats, fully off-road capable 4×4, major interior upgrades. Our view The new SsangYong Rexton is a major ...

New SsangYong Rexton flagship launches

The new SsangYong Rexton SUV has debuted at the Seoul Motor Show in Korea. Retaining the name applied to SsangYong’s original large SUV, the new Rexton will become the flagship model line in the SsangYong range. It was effectively first ...

Geneva: SsangYong unveils XAVL concept

The new SsangYong XAVL concept car has made its debut in Geneva. The new XAVL – which stands for ‘eXciting Authentic Vehicle Long’ – concept was developed from the XAV concept which SsangYong presented at the Frankfurt motor show in ...

SsangYong adds equipment to Korando

SsangYong has launched a new version of its Korando crossover with extra equipment. The Korando LE costs from £17,995 with a manual gearbox and £18,995 with the six-speed auto, and is supplied with the latest 2.2-litre Euro 6 diesel powertrain ...

SsangYong Tivoli to go XL

SsangYong will show an extended version of its Tivoli crossover at next month’s Geneva Motor Show. The SsangYong Tivoli XLV will be displayed alongside a hybrid concept dubbed the SIV-2, which previews a major new model expected on sale in ...

SsangYong Korando 2.2 review

What is it?More powerful, more efficient variant of the Korean brand’s compact SUV. What’s new?The big change in the 2016 model year SsangYong Korando is the engine – out goes the 2.0-litre Euro 5 diesel to be replaced by a ...