SsangYong studies from South Korea

Kerpen, September 16, 2014

The Autumn Fair is coming: From 4 to 19 October 2014 held in Paris Motor Show instead. The automaker SsangYong is there are two near-series studies in the luggage, the XIV - Air and the XIV - Adventure.

Orientation and motor selection

The concept cars are compact SUVs, located in the B - segment. XIV means " eXicitng user interface Vehicle", ie vehicles with a " great user interface ". They are either powered by a 1.6 - liter gasoline engine or a 1.6 - liter diesel, both of which meet Euro 6 standard. Visually, the SsangYong studies are based on the soon going into production X100. With him it also is a compact SUV.

size comparison

With a length of 4,195 millimeters and a wheelbase of 2,600 millimeters, the XIV - studies for Paris are again approximately 200 millimeters shorter than the Audi Q3 and VW Tiguan. When, whether, and at what price the small utility vehicle will come onto the market, is not yet known.

X100 starts in Sri Lanka

The standing just before the start of production X100 is in its five-seat version first available at dealers in Sri Lanka in early 2015. A little later still to a seven-seater variant be pushed. But even with this compact SUV, the South Korean carmaker still hold back with further information . (ml)