Restyling can bring SsangYong Tivoli a new motor

Restyling can bring SsangYong Tivoli a new motor

June 27, 2018 0 By autotimesnews

The network posted a photo from the tests of the updated SUV Korean brand. The premiere of the refreshed model can be held already this year.

Crossover SsangYong Tivoli entered the market in 2015. Last year, the Korean version of the model slightly refreshed: the “SUV” received a slightly different front bumper and radiator grille. Now there were pictures of the disguised Tivoli and, judging by the amount of camouflage, the second restyling will be more significant. Photo machine published in the Korean blog Auto Desire.

It is assumed that the model will again change the bumpers and grill, plus the cross will receive another optics. In addition, according to unofficial data, Tivoli can equip a new turbo four 1.2 with a capacity of 140 hp. development of the Indian company Mahindra (Mahindra owns the brand SsangYong). This motor will also enter the line of the yet unrepresented cross Mahindra, built on the basis of Tivoli.

The current SUV SsangYong is available with a 1.6-liter gasoline engine with a capacity of 128 hp and a 115-horsepower diesel engine of a similar capacity. The first engine is combined with six-speed manual or automatic transmission, the second – only with 6AKP. Drive – front or full. Recall, Tivoli still has a stretched version, which is different in exterior design: in Korea it is called Tivoli Air, in other countries – XLV. The length of this cross-country – 4 440 mm against 4 202 mm for the short model.

Updated Tivoli can enter the home market by the end of this year, restyled Tivoli Air / XLV, most likely, will be presented in 2019.

SsangYong Tivoli – the most popular model in the brand line, but the demand for it in 2017 fell. So, according to SsangYong, 71,452 crossover was sold last year, of which 55,280 cars were sold in the Korean market (-2.9%), and 16,172 cars were exported (-44%).