With a longer tray and bigger payload (in some guises, at least), the Musso XLV is how Ssangyong plans to take on the Ford Ranger and Toyota HiLux. To see how it goes, we took one for a spin in Korea.
SsangYong's Musso Ultimate is a refined, well-equipped ute designed for 'lifestyle' buyers who don't need to carry particularly heavy payloads. In some areas it actually shames its competitors. Just go in knowing your needs.
SsangYong is back in Australia, and its most important model is the Musso. We see how the Korean 4WD ute stacks up...
If SsangYong Australia's new factory distributor gets its pricing right, the coil-sprung Musso has every chance of carving out a niche in Australia's flourishing dual-cab ute market.