The esteemed power of Mahindra in SUV market has enabled it to have a firm share with Ssangyong an acclaimed South Korean based firm. Ssangyong Motors is now into its 60th year, to commemorate its long tenure, the firm has introduced Anniversary Special Editions of Korando and Rexton in UK.
The inspiration behind the creation of Ssangyong is as inspiring as its position in global auto market. The phrase comes from the Korean word which means ‘Double Dragon’. The company was built in 1954 and was then called Ha Dong-Hwan Motor Workshop; its then area of specialization was busses and special purpose vehicles. Ssangyong engineers its vehicles using the same proficient techniques adopted by Mercedes Benz, the platform base on engine are on par with Benz. Mahindra and Mahindra has a holistic share on the company.
Ssangyong is a pioneer in luxury SUV sector; its classic wonders are Korando and Rexton. The new Korando facelift was launched last year, and the special edition vehicle is engineered on the lines of the high-end ELX4 car built with four wheel drive technology. The characteristics that define its anniversary status are rear roof mounted spoiler, electric sunroof, solid chrome treatment and 18 inch diamond cut-alloy wheels. The color choice is as royal and the nature of the ‘Anniversary’ car available in special metallic Pearl White Lily.
The Korando Anniversary car is fitted with a robust four cylinder two liter diesel mill that churns spark energies of 360Nm and 149Ps. The choice options are vast, consumers can chose from automatic and manual vehicle and both are attached to six speed gearbox. The manual car costs Rs 21.83 lakhs and the automatic model Rs 23.37 lakhs.
Rexton Special Anniversary Edition is development on pattern lines of EX car, and is packed with premium features that define the power of luxury. It has a robust DAB satellite navigation system, power adjustable passenger seat, heated back and front seats, electric sunroof and front parking sensors. The car has the majestic layering of metallic Pearl White Lily.
The Rexton anniversary car maneuvers on a forceful diesel e-XDi200 engine that yields peak energies of 360Nm and 155PS. The power train is matted to five speed T-Tronic automatic transmission adopted from Mercedes and 6 speed manual gearbox. The price of manual and automatic car is Rs 25.9 and Rs 26.1 lakhs respectively.
Mahindra Ssangyong Korando and Rexton Special Edition car are amazing products to look forward to. The two are considered world class lavish model, imagine the power luxury effect when more plush attributes are dipped into the vehicles. The engine rhythm of both vehicles is superbly impactful, sufficient to travel on a breathtakingly long journey. The Anniversary edition of both cars is well suited for UK markets where the family bonding system is robust and the scenic view is heavenly.
Indian’s will be thrilled by the sight of Rexton and Korando anniversary editions, let’s hope Mahindra decides to launch the vehicles in India. The cars have the sight, comfort and technology to attract a massive crowd.