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SsangYong XAVL SUV Concept Headed for Geneva Debut

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Korean car maker SsangYong has been on a upward trajectory this past few years with their concept SUVs. They get better and better each year, and they spawn better and better production models each time. So we are looking forward to this year’s SsangYong XAVL SUV concept, set for debut at the upcoming Geneva Motor Show. 


Published on Tuesday, February 21, 2017 at 5:58 by
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SsangYong Tivoli 4×4 Gets Free Winter Upgrades

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Feeling particularly generous this winter, Korean car maker SsangYong announced they are offering the British owners of the SsangYong Tivoli 4×4 and 4×4 XLV, on EX and ELX diesel models, a bunch of free upgrades.  The package includes a number of comfort and convenience features and represents a saving of £1,250.


Published on Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at 6:41 by
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SsangYong LIV-2 Goes Official in Paris

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The last and most important of SsangYong SUV concepts have been officially revealed at the Paris Motor Show, heralding according to the manufacturer, “a new design language and future product development strategy for the brand.” SsangYong LIV-2, as it’s called, is expected to be announced as a production model some time in 2017.


Published on Thursday, September 29, 2016 at 10:54 by
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Paris Preview: SsangYong LIV-2 Concept

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Not that anyone really cares about SsangYong concepts, but it has become sort of a tradition for the Korean automaker to turn up at major European events each year with one or two concept SUVs that will never be produced. So here’s this year’s offering, the SsangYong LIV-2 concept, all set for its Paris Motor […]


Published on Tuesday, September 13, 2016 at 5:08 by
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SsangYong Tivoli XLV Pricing and Specs

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The value-packed SsangYong Tivoli XLV is now ready to hit the UK roads as the compact SUV goes on sale nation-wide, starting at £18,250. This model comes with an extended body that is 238mm longer behind the C-pillar, giving you a cargo room of 720 cubic liters. It also looks bulkier and tougher than the […]


Published on Friday, August 19, 2016 at 6:03 by
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Official: SsangYong Tivoli XLV

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Even though it’s a neither-here-nor-there sort of car made by a largely unknown Korean car maker, we quite like the SsangYong Tivoli. It’s a cheap and funky crossover and from what we’re hearing it delivers good value and quality as well. Now there is a new version with an extended body.


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SsangYong Tivoli Priced from £12,950 in the UK

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Ready to hit the showrooms across the United Kingdom this summer, the new Korean crossover  SsangYong Tivoli received its price tag and it’s a fairly light one. Starting from just £12,950 the Tivoli offers what one may call crossovering on the cheap, with a bit of style.


Published on Thursday, April 9, 2015 at 12:35 by
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SsangYong Tivoli Unveiled in Korea

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Korean car maker SsangYong unveiled today their brand-new Tivoli crossover in South Korea. Pitched as a European-style compact SUV, and named after an Italian town near Rome, SsangYong Tivoli is the first new model to be launched following the merger of SsangYong and Mahindra & Mahindra.


Published on Wednesday, January 14, 2015 at 11:03 by
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SsangYong Rexton W CSX Commercial SUV

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What you see here is, probably, an ingenious idea. Korean car maker SsangYong wanted to make a light commercial vehicle (LCV), but instead of making a van, they just stripped the Rexton SUV off its rear seats and trims. How cool is that!


Published on Friday, January 9, 2015 at 5:32 by
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SsangYong Tivoli Announced, Launches Next Year

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Optimistic Korean automaker SsangYong is still hoping to make it into the big leagues in Europe the same way Kia and Hyundai did. This is what they are proposing to continue their efforts with, the SsangYong Tivoli crossover, slated to mid-2015 launch.


Published on Tuesday, November 25, 2014 at 14:11 by
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Geneva 2014: SsangYong XLV Concept

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This is SsangYong XLV Concept, and like all the other concept cars they brought to the Geneva Motor Show over the past few years, it is a B-segment SUV. The Korean car is still not sure what makes a good crossover, because if they were, they’d produce one of these concepts. Funny thing is, they […]


Published on Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 14:14 by
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New SsangYong XLV Concept Headed for Geneva

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Korean car maker SsangYong is desperately trying to become the next Hyundai, and in their quest they keep making fancy concepts and bring them to the Geneva Motor Show each year. They are so caught up in this concept game they’ve forgotten they need to produce some of these concepts and sell them to make […]


Published on Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 14:20 by
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SsangYong Rexton W Launched in the UK

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Korean auto maker SsangYong announced a new version of their Rexton SUV for the British market. It’s called the SsangYong Rexton W, and they say if offers what those high-end European 7-seat off-roaders offer at a fraction of the cost.


Published on Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at 13:40 by
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SsangYong Korando Price Cut Details (UK)

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SsangYong announced a major price cut for the Korando range in the UK, slashing up to £3,000 off the base price of selected models. They say the ‘Fall’ in Korando’s prices is inspired by autumn, and has nothing to do with terrible sales figures whatsoever.


Published on Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 9:08 by
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SsangYong Turismo Launches In UK, Priced From £17,995

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The new SsangYong Turismo MPV hits the UK showrooms boasting more liters per pound than all of its rival. It needs to offer good value, because a lot of people are still horrified when they remember the looks of this car’s predecessor, the awful Rodius. They changed the name of the car to try and […]


Published on Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 12:00 by
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