The company 2018-2019 SsangYong again ‘lighted’ prototype subcompact crossover , the global release of which is expected in the first half of .
The model of the South Korean producer (working title – S102,, serial – X100) will use the new platform and engine, developed in conjunction with the co-owner of the brand – the Indian company Mahindra.
Information about the unit is a little – according to rumors, it will be a turbocharged one-liter engine with direct injection and variable valve timing shift system. It is noteworthy that the performance of this engine is similar to the parameters of the power plant of its main competitor – the Ford EcoSport .
According to other reports, the X100 also get a 1.6-liter 4-cylinder engines running on gasoline or diesel fuel.
The production version will be implemented in the spirit of the company’s concept cars, car shows amply demonstrated at the past years. It is expected that the designers will take inspiration from the show car XIV-1 and XIV-2, adapted to the latest styling language, embodied in the conceptual LIV-1 and of SIV-1, as well as the newest XLV .