A few days ago I proposed you the official sketches of the teaser, this Saturday I propose to discover the Ssangyong Rexton restyle 2013. It will be unveiled in first world at Busan in South Korea fair and we will the discover in Europe in the month of October in the automotive world.
As announced in the official trailer, Rexton 2013 enjoys a face before fully revised and updated in its appearance with a new barrier shock spoiler more sports, lighter visually, a new grille extended and new lights that now incorporate diurnal leds.
Also found new mirrors with turn signal callbacks; profile it should be noted the disappearance of the footsteps of plasticized doors, the arrival of new alu 18 inch rims (not chrome in Europe). The rear part is she also edited with a design of barrier shock evolving, new lights to leds and a tailgate alterations through drawing a black insert that visually enlarged the rear glass. The lovers see, not without a certain pleasure, that the famous wing is officially back but here it is likely that remains in accessory and is happy in my opinion!
Little information about developments in the cabin even if there is a Board of edge retouched, new lighting instruments and controls, new inserts woodlands and best quality materials. SsangYong is making efforts to perceived quality.
Technically, the Rexton 2013 is changing markedly with export, the disappearance of the rigid rear axle, the end of the L5 born 2.7 Mercedes and the appearance of a version two-wheel drive. On the engines, the “W” Rexton will propose two versionx recent L4 2.0 L diesel.
L4 2.0 L XDI Turbo, 154 HP, 365 Nm, BVA5
L4 2.0 L XDI Biturbo, 200 HP, 500 Nm, BVA5
This BVA5 is coming in Mercedes Benz and depending on the version, it leads to 2 or 4 wheel drive. SsangYong announces a decrease in consumption of the order of 20% which should bring down the joint use of the database model (2WD, BVA) 9.0 L/100 km to 7 2 – 7 3 L / 100 km. Rexton 2013 will provide all the electronic audience of the time including an active roll control system. Big screen, infotainment system, Bluetooth, multiconnectivite, startup key and many other accessories for comfort will be of the Rexton new part.
To discover in video is here.
Now we will have to wait a few months before you see it in Europe, whether if a version 7 seater is still in the catalogue and discover this new evolution of the large Ssangyong SUV pricing.