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Ssangyong LIV-2 concept will make production debut in 2017

The Ssangyong LIV-2 concept SUV will become a reality in 2017...

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SsangYong to preview new Rexton in Paris with LIV-2 concept
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SsangYong to preview new Rexton in Paris with LIV-2 concept

Korean car maker SsangYong is preparing to unveil yet another SUV concept, this time in the form of the LIV-2 destined for next month's Paris motor show. Expected to preview the next-generation Rexton, the LIV-2 concept will join the SIV, XLV, XIV, SIV and a near endless list of other earlier SsangYong show cars, in forecasting the company's evolving look...


Ssangyong planning three new cars, Rexton rumoured for Paris show - report
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Ssangyong planning three new cars, Rexton rumoured for Paris show - report

Ssangyong is reportedly planning to release a new ute, and next-generation versions of the Rexton and Korando in the next three years. According to Autocar, Ssangyong will preview the next-generation Rexton SUV via a concept car, which will make its debut at the 2016 Paris motor show that takes place at the beginning of October...


Ssangyong Tivoli and XLV : 2016 Geneva Motor Show
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Ssangyong Tivoli and XLV : 2016 Geneva Motor Show

Read the article here. Riding on the same 2600mm wheelbase as the regular five-door Tivoli, the XLV features a 235mm longer body. All of the car’s extra millimetres have been grafted on aft of the C-pillar, with cargo space in the boot boosted to 720 litres, presumably with the rear seats up. The Tivoli XLV will be powered by the same set of 1...


Ssangyong SIV-2 concept debuts at Geneva motor show
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Ssangyong SIV-2 concept debuts at Geneva motor show

The Ssangyong SIV-2 concept that debuted at the 2016 Geneva motor show this week answers the question: "how would a bigger Ssangyong SUV look?" No, we're not talking as big as the Rexton, but if the mid-sized Ssangyong concept model offers any indication of what a production model to sit between that and the Tivoli could look like, the answer to our rhetorical question could well be: "quite nice, actually"...


Ssangyong XLV revealed
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Ssangyong XLV revealed

Boot space is at a premium in the small SUV segment, but not when you’ve got a backside as big as the Ssangyong XLV that debuted at the 2016 Geneva motor show. The new Ssangyong XLV showcases what happens when you take a compact SUV and make it, well, not so compact. The boot of the XLV is claimed to be able to swallow a massive 720 litres of luggage, a huge jump of 297L over the regular Tivoli on which it is based...


Ssangyong SIV-2 hybrid concept and Tivoli XLV to debut in Geneva
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Ssangyong SIV-2 hybrid concept and Tivoli XLV to debut in Geneva

The lengthened Ssangyong Tivoli XLV and the new Ssangyong SIV-2 concept will be the Korean car company's headline acts at this year's Geneva motor show. Based on the XLV Air concept, which made its debut the 2015 Frankfurt motor show, the Tivoli XLV will soon go into production. Riding on the same 2600mm wheelbase as the regular five-door Tivoli, the XLV features a 235mm longer body...


2016 Ssangyong New Cars
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2016 Ssangyong New Cars

A spokesman for Ssangyong’s Australian distributor, Ateco Automotive, told us there was “potentially some good new stuff” coming for the South Korean brand in 2016 but “nothing we are able to talk about yet”. The most likely introduction is the updated Rexton SUV, which was introduced to the UK and Europe in December...


2015 Ssangyong Korando Review
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2015 Ssangyong Korando Review

The Ssangyong Korando might just present itself as a credible alternative to the more popular SUVs in the segment. We spend a few days behind the wheel to find out.

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$25,990

2015 Ssangyong Actyon Review
Rating: 510 /10
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2015 Ssangyong Actyon Review

The Ssangyong Actyon - a South Korean made ute - is a quirky contraption.

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$28,490 - $32,990

Ssangyong XLV-Air concept previews LWB Tivoli
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Ssangyong XLV-Air concept previews LWB Tivoli

The Korean car maker has teased the Ssangyong XLV-Air concept that will debut at the 2015 Frankfurt motor show. Just as a the XIV-Air and XIV-Adventure previewed the new Tivoli crossover, which was unveiled at the beginning of 2015, the XLV-Air provides a glimpse at a stretched version of the Tivoli that will be "launched early next year"...


Ssangyong Tivoli under a cloud of uncertainty for Australia
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Ssangyong Tivoli under a cloud of uncertainty for Australia

  The small SUV segment may be booming in Australia, but one potential newcomer – the Ssangyong Tivoli – might not make its way here to be a part of it. The Ssangyong Tivoli slots in below the Korando in the South Korean brand’s product portfolio, playing in a segment where the likes of the Honda HR-V, Mazda CX-3 and Holden Trax have risen to prominence...


SsangYong reveals XAV concept
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SsangYong reveals XAV concept

SsangYong has taken the wraps off its hybrid XAV concept at the 2015 Seoul motor show. The XAV showcases SsangYong's styling direction and intention to stick with 'true' SUVs. XAV, by the way, stands for 'eXciting Authentic SUV'. SsangYong CEO Choi Johng-sik told CarAdvice at the show: "[XAV] embodies the direction of our new product development...


2015 Ssangyong Korando : New manual cuts starting price to $21,990 driveaway
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2015 Ssangyong Korando : New manual cuts starting price to $21,990 driveaway

The starting price of the Ssangyong Korando has been cut by $6000 thanks to the addition of a new front-wheel-drive manual variant. The new Korando S 4x2 petrol six-speed manual is priced from $21,990 driveaway, making the compact Korean one of the cheapest SUVs on the market. A six-speed automatic version is available for an extra $2000...


2015 Ssangyong Tivoli spied testing in Australia
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2015 Ssangyong Tivoli spied testing in Australia

The all-new Ssangyong Tivoli has been spied by CarAdvice while testing in Alice Springs ahead of its expected local launch mid-year. Set to rival the likes of Nissan's Juke, Holden's Trax and Renault's Captur, the Ssangyong Tivoli measures 4195mm long and 1795mm wide, smack bang around the segment average. Powered exclusively by either a 1...


2015 Ssangyong Rexton update revealed
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2015 Ssangyong Rexton update revealed

The 2015 Ssangyong Rexton has been released in its home market with revised front-end styling, an updated cabin and an expanded equipment list. New to the MY15 version of the South Korean car maker’s flagship model is its vertical-slat chrome grille, HID projector headlamps, LED daytime running lights, and its alloy wheel design...


Ssangyong Tivoli : Full details of new baby SUV revealed
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Ssangyong Tivoli : Full details of new baby SUV revealed

While the eyes of the automotive world may have been fixed on Detroit this week, South Korea hosted the unveiling of one of its domestic brands’ most important models in recent times, the Ssangyong Tivoli. The full unveiling of the Tivoli comes around three weeks after Ssangyong released a front three-quarter sketch of the production version and a snapshot of its interior...


2015 Ssangyong New Cars
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2015 Ssangyong New Cars

Details of the new and updated Ssangyong models launching in Australia in 2015.   Ssangyong Tivoli – July/August The Ssangyong Tivoli will become the smallest model the South Korean car maker has ever sold in Australia when it arrives early in the second half of 2015. Measuring just 4...


Ssangyong Tivoli unveiled inside and out
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Ssangyong Tivoli unveiled inside and out

The Indian-owned Korean car maker has revealed its new Ssangyong Tivoli small SUV on the night before Christmas. Ssangyong revealed late last month that its new SUV, previously only referred to by its codename, X100, would be named after the Italian town of Tivoli. To accompany that announcement, Ssangyong revealed the look of the production car's interior and exterior via a series of artistic sketches...


Ssangyong Tivoli name to be used on new X100 baby SUV
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Ssangyong Tivoli name to be used on new X100 baby SUV

Indian-owned South Korean car maker Ssangyong has announced that its new baby SUV, codenamed X100, will be badged the Ssangyong Tivoli. Set for a January launch in Korea, the new Tivoli is due to hit showrooms in other markets, including Australia, from the second quarter of 2015. Previewed by the XIV-Air and XVI-Adventure concepts at this year's Paris motor show, the Tivoli is expected to measure just 4...