Ssangyong Motor first glimpsed an off-road SUV codenamed X200. The automaker has released two sketches that suggest what the next SUV will look like.
SsangYong said the upcoming SUV X200 will be based on a new design language that will be implemented in future vehicles. It will be the second vehicle the company plans to follow, following the J100 electric vehicle, which will also be launched soon. These two vehicles are part of SsangYong’s plan to regain the brand after going bankrupt at the end of last year and breaking ties with its Indian partner. Mahindra And Mahindra.
This new design philosophy is called “Powered by Toughness,” and in the case of the Ssangyong X200, it shows elements that reinforce its intent, such as large wheel arches, thick columns, and nearly right-angled corners.
At first impression, it looks like a hardtop Mahindra tar An SUV that has grown more muscle. The X200 has a robust all-terrain look with some features and elements similar to: Jeep Front-like vehicle with horizontal slatted grille and retro-looking round headlamps. Ssangyong said the design elements were inspired by the 1983 Koland 4×4, which was itself inspired by the Jeep CJ.Even the general form is reminiscent of the Mercedes-Benz profile. G class..
Ssangyong did not claim that a 100% electric option would arrive, but announced that the new 4×4 SUV has hybrid variants that are at least tailored to climate goals.
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