The publication Auto Plus has published photos of the prototype test 2018-2019 SsangYong XLV (codenamed X100), passing the test on the roads of France.
XLV is a response to the Korean manufacturer in the rapid growth of the crossover segment B-Class, which is actively gaining ground type model the Ford EcoSport , the Peugeot 2008 , of Renault Duster and the Nissan the Juke .
The prototype of the production model was the concept XLV, demonstrated at the Motor Show in Geneva earlier this month.
The crossover is built on a new platform, which formed the basis of 5-seater the final version, and was used for the 7-seater conceptual model.
Also on the basis of the chassis it is planned to create S102 crossover from the parent company Mahindra.
Recall that the Geneva show car reaches a length of 4430 mm, 1845 mm in width and 1600 mm in height. The length of the wheelbase – 2600 mm.
It is expected that the length of the production version XLV 5 seats will be about 4.0-4.1 meters, which is comparable with the similar parameter Ford EcoSport (4 meters), and Nissan Juke (4.1 meters).
Production of the car will start later this year. Crossover will take place in the model number of a step below the Korando (Actyon) .