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Ssangyong: Australian plans detailed

The paint is barely dry on its dealer signs, but Ssangyong is already looking to expand its model range in Australia, detailing plans to bring the long-tray dual-cab Musso ute, mid-sized Korando SUV and facelifted Tivoli to our shores next year...

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2019 Ssangyong Tivoli, Tivoli XLV priced from $23,490
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2019 Ssangyong Tivoli, Tivoli XLV priced from $23,490

Ssangyong Australia has detailed pricing and initial specifications for the new Tivoli and Tivoli XLV ranges ahead of the brand's relaunch Down Under in November. Headlining features include the range-wide fitment of autonomous emergency braking with forward collision warning, along with seven airbags, a rear-view camera, along with a touchscreen infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto...


SsangYong Australia's range confirmed
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SsangYong Australia's range confirmed

Korea’s third brand, SsangYong, has confirmed it’ll start selling cars again in Australia from this November, after a two-year absence. It'll be armed with three SUVs and a dual-cab ute, and about 20 dealers from the start...


Euro NCAP: Audi Q2, A5, Ford Edge, Hyundai Ioniq, Peugeot 3008 score five stars for safety
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Euro NCAP: Audi Q2, A5, Ford Edge, Hyundai Ioniq, Peugeot 3008 score five stars for safety

Euro NCAP, sister organisation to the Australian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP), has released safety ratings for some of the latest models from numerous brands, including the Audi Q2, Ford Edge, Hyundai Ioniq and Suzuki Ignis...


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...


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...


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...


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...


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...