The SsangYong company has presented at the Geneva Motor Show 2017 XAVL concept coupe, whose name stands for eXticing Authentic Vehicle Long. The model is designed to demonstrate the future direction of the Korean brand cars.
Representatives of the automaker noted that when creating the prototype they were inspired Korando Saneng crossover, which was manufactured in the late 90s, but most of the car is similar to the XAV concept which has been presented to the public in 2015 Frankfurt.
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The prototype is a mid-size crossover with three rows of seats (a landing formula 2 + 3 + 2). According to the Koreans, all seven people can comfortably in the cabin off-road vehicle.
The length, width and height SsangYong XAVL Concept reaches 4,630, 1,866 and 1,640 mm, respectively. The size of its wheelbase is 2775 millimeters. The model line production version XAVL should occupy a niche between Actyon and Rexton.
It is reported that the line of powertrain production version of the concept will be presented to the 1.5-liter petrol engine and 1.6-liter diesel engine. Performance units is not disclosed, but we know that CO2 emissions to the atmosphere of the first is about 150-170 grams per kilometer, and the second 120-150 g/km.
As the transmission will be available with either a six-speed mechanical or automatic dedicated six. In addition, the car can be ordered in front- or all-wheel drive performance. However, wait for a production machine for a long time – the start of sales is scheduled only for 2020
With regard to the SsangYong XAVL concept, he has received numerous electronic assistants, exercising control over navigation functions and ventilation, heating and air purification. Model equipped with modern multimedia system that allows the smartphone to connect to and manage it features “smart” home. In particular, passengers can monitor the security of the home, adjust the temperature and much more.