New SsangYong Korando was launched in the UK image

SsangYong has recently announced that the Korando Sports is now available for order in the United Kingdom, where its price starts at 18,295 GBP.

The direct rival of the Chevrolet Avalanche, the SsangYong Korando, is now available to its future customers in the United Kingdom, where the on the road prices of the model range from 18,295 GBP to 21,245 GBP. Only three trim levels of the Korando Sports will be offered in the UK, the SX, the EX and the EX Auto and all the models are powered by a 2.0 liter turbo diesel Euro 5 engine, producing a total output of 153 HP (155 PS) and 360 Nm of torque (265 lb-ft), available between 1,500 rpm and 2,800 rpm.

The engine is mated to a manual transmission in standard but the EX version can also get a six-speed automatic transmission as an option. The Korando Sports returns 37.7 mpg UK on a combined cycle and the entry-level version SX is coming with AC, leather wrapped steering wheel, tinted glass, Bluetooth, remote central locking, Kenwood MP3 CD / USB / AUX and 16-inch alloy wheels. The EX is adding leather upholstery, heated front seats, power folding mirrors, rear parking sensors, heated driver’s seat and more.