The History of Ssangyong Cars
The Ssangyong car brand was first established back in 1954 by the Ha Dong-Hwan Motor Workshop. They started by providing a solution for affordable trucks, buses, and special-purpose vehicles in Korea. Over the years, the group has had investments from Mahindra and Mahindra in 2010, and since then it has acquired more stakeholders and in 2022 the KG Group has taken the majority of ownership.
Manufactured in Pyeongtaek, South Korea, Ssangyong is known for its budget-friendly 4X4 cars but more recently they have focused their attention on innovation and craftsmanship to produce comfortable and stylish vehicles. Their range now competes with the likes of the Renault Kadjar, Nissan Qashqai, and Citroen C4 Cactus. Their determination and commitment to this has made them a reputable name in the realm of SUV’s and 4x4s.
The Ssangyong Range at Car Leasing
At Car Leasing, you can browse our fast selection of Ssangyong cars to suit your needs and preferences. Explore our three main contenders of the Ssangyong range, which is proving very popular amongst those drivers seeking comfort and affordability.
The top seller of our Ssangyong range is the Rexton. These 7-seater, 4-wheel drive vehicles are known for their spacious interior and power. With our easy lease options at Car Leasing, you could find yourself and your family driving in pure comfort whether you are navigating through the city streets or going off-road, you will be sure that this ride comes without the hefty price tag. Some of its top specifications include:
- Powerful engine options
- Premium luxurious interior
- Off-road capability
- Technologically advanced
The Ssangyong Korando officially launched in 1983 and has been continually developing ever since. Korando, meaning ‘Korea Can Do’ is portrayed in its style and sizable interior. This compact SUV provides drivers with space, the large boot and roof rack make it suitable for individuals and families to make long-distance journeys and holidays in comfort.
The Ssangyong Kordando is commonly compared with the Nissan Qashqai, but if purchased outright, you will find it to be roughly £7,000 cheaper. This is why the Korando is such a popular choice for Car Leasing with drivers, as you will be able to reap all of the luxurious benefits of this compact SUV without worrying about long-term financial commitments. You can expect the Korando to deliver on the following specifications:
- Fuel efficient
- Advanced safety systems
- Stylish interior features
- Modern and aerodynamic exterior design
More recently, the Ssangyong Tivoli was released in 2015, debuting at the Geneva Motor Show it soon became a popular car with its petrol range later established in June across Europe. This hatchback SUV is spacious and easy to get into. The manufacturers repositioned the transmission tunnel creating extra leg room for back seat passengers, this alongside the additional storage and head room makes it a go-to choice for those with large families and friends.
The Ssangyong Tivoli comes with advanced safety features, assuring drivers of a secure driving experience. Some of the other features that Tivoli stands out for are:
- Variety of engine options, promoting fuel efficiency
- Interior comfort
- Infotainment systems
Leasing Used Ssangyong Cars at Car Leasing
At Car Leasing, we recognise the growing demand for leasing used cars is typically based on affordability. That is why we offer such a fast range of Ssangyong cars, providing you with a cost-effective alternative to ownership without compromising on performance and comfort.
We are committed to customer satisfaction, alongside our transparency, friendly team, and easy leasing options, and have become the go-to choice for driving leasing cars within the UK. Whether you are seeking a compact crossover or full-sized SUV, Car Leasing will guide and set you up for the adventure of a lifetime with Ssangyong’s exceptional vehicles.
Frequently Asked Questions
In 2022, the KG Group contributed and became the largest shareholder in Ssangyong cars. Manufactured in South Korea, with their technological and innovative advances the Asian car brand has become a popular one across the world.
Ssangyong cars are suitable for all types of drivers. Especially known for its large interiors, space-saving exteriors, and technological advances, the Ssangyong range is a reliable and safety-conscious make.
First established in 1954, the Ssangyong cars were and still are manufactured in Pyeongtaek, South Korea.
The Ssangsong range is typically compared to the Renault Kadjar, Nissan Qashqai, and Citroen C4 Cactus, without the hefty price tag. Therefore, their car parts are also cheaper than other makes. Car Leasing easy used car leasing options offer maintenance cover removing the stress of repairing your vehicle. If you want to find out more about maintenance cover, get in touch with our team today!