Finally, the child has a name: SsangYong designate the presented under the project name X100 compact SUV concept after the small town of Tivoli near Rome. After more than three years in development, the Tivoli will arrive in January 2015 South Korea on the market. The global launch will take place in the course of the same year.
The name is no accident. According SsangYong Italian town name stands for having a great cultural past and on the other hand he simply describes a beautiful place. The new B-segment SUV is characterized future ?? as the town of Tivoli ?? international recognition, a recognition and automatic connection with the adjective "beautiful " page. In the Tivoli Gardens in Copenhagen, this is well known, also works.
Already at the Paris Motor Show in autumn 2014 were the South Koreans, two further studies in the luggage, the XIV-Air and the XIV adventure. The recently published drawings of the in-series Tivoli strongly reminiscent of the two concept templates from Paris. This ultra-compact SUV could be around 4.20 meters long and have a wheelbase of 2.60 meters. The interior will be designed equally luxurious and modern, with the design aligns to the driver and passengers to connect their smartphones problems with the vehicle, so SsangYong.
Previously, there ends the disc-poor information disclosure from South Korea. Prices and further equipment details are therefore not yet known. The XIV-study models were there more specific: In them is a 1.6 - liter petrol engine or alternatively a 1.6 - liter diesel engine should be used. Whether the motors go in this form in the Tivoli at the start, remains to be seen . (ml)