Text: Anton Andres / Photos: Kelvin Christian Go | posted April 07, 2016 15:44
SsangYong range to start under Php 800,000
SsangYong has officially returned to the Philippines and has staged their comeback at the 2016 Manila International Auto Show. Now under the Berjaya Motor Philippines, SsangYong Philippines will be offering three models to the country, the Tivoli, Korando and Rodius.
SsangYong's range starts with the Tivoli, SsangYong's smallest and most affordable offering. All Tivolis are powered by a 1.6 liter engine with an output of 128 PS and 160 Nm of torque. The Tivoli is available with either a six speed manual or six speed automatic transmission.
SsangYong Tivoli 1.6 SX M/T: Php 785,000
SsangYong Tivoli 1.6 SX A/T: Php 845,000
SsangYong Tivoli 1.6 EXG: Php 945,000
SsangYong Tivoli 1.6 Sport: Php 1,040,000
SsangYong Tivoli 1.6 Sport R: Php 1,080,000
Up next in the range is the Korando which is available in four variants with three engine options. Engines for the Korando includes a 2.0 liter gas with 149 PS and 197 Nm of torque, a 2.0 liter turbodiesel that puts out 149 PS and 360 Nm of torque and another 2.0 liter turbodiesel with an output of 175 PS and 360 Nm of torque.
SsangYong Korando EXG A/T: Php 1,090,000
SsangYong Korando SXD M/T: Php 1,090,000
SsangYong Korando EXD A/T: Php 1,250,000
SsangYong Korando ELX AWD: Php 1,390,000
The biggest SsangYong available in the market now is the Rodius MPV. The Rodius can accommodate seven, nine or eleven passengers, depending on the variant chosen. All Rodius models are powered by a 2.0 liter turbodiesel with 155 PS and 360 Nm of torque. Seven and nine seater variants get a five speed automatic transmission while the eleven seater is mated to a six speed manual
SsangYong Rodius SX (11 seater): Php 1,290,000
SsangYong Rodius EX (9 seater): Php 1,490,000
SsangYong Rodius ELX (7 seater): Php 1,590,000