The South Korean firm SsangYong has announced its new model for European markets – crossover Tivoli. Koreans have provided three versions of the crossover: SE, EX, ELX, and two power plants. The basic version provides for the control, cruise control, seven airbags, alloy wheels, Bluetooth and trimmed interior textile material.
Engine range includes petrol and diesel engines with a displacement of 1.6 liters and capacity of 126 and 113 HP respectively. Together with the power plant operates 6-art Inc.
Flagship equipment includes alloy 18-inch wheels, leather upholstery, two-zone climate control, 7-inch touchscreen display and rearview camera. The front seats are equipped with heating. Instead of a manual transmission, there will be a set 6-station automatic gearbox.
The Tivoli crossover can be mounted in four-wheel drive variant, and in front-wheel drive.
From the information given to representatives of the company Range Rover in the near future to prepare for the presentation of the new crossover, which the leaders want to fill some gap in their lines of cars.
The representatives of the company informed that this can happen in 3 years and the new models will take their place between the Evoque and Rangе Rover Sport. It should be noted that these models are very different in their prices, because Sport in 2 times will be more expensive.
New crossovers will fit between these models. And not only on the technical characteristics, but also by price. This company, recall, focuses mainly on SUVs, and wants to make their lineups with advanced models at new prices.
For the 2015 model year Mercedes-Benz SLK at the bottom of the range equipped with new engines and transmissions.
Model SLK200 entry level instead of the 2.0-liter now offers a 1.8-liter four-cylinder petrol engine, the power output of which remained at the same level of 185 HP and torque up to 30 Nm and was 300 Nm.
the 2.0-liter block got under the hood SLK300 model, which replaced the SLK250. Here the power was increased by 41 HP and was 245 HP and torque rose to 60 Nm and comprises a total of 370 Nm.
In the lower part of the model line appeared and new gearbox. Six-speed “mechanics” in SLK200 offers “a high level of comfort gearshift and positioning accuracy”.
Optional model 2015 Mercedes-Benz SLK200 and in standard SLK300 can be equipped with a new nine-speed automatic transmission, replacing the old seven-step “automatic”. According to the manufacturer, the new transmission “allows you to quickly change gears, especially in manual mode” and “low engine speeds and has a positive impact on [fuel] efficiency, noise level and comfort.
The new 9G-Tronic, as it is called, comes with a new design of sports gear lever on the centre console, as well as from the steering column stalk.
Refreshed and equipment of these models. New led daytime running lights has refreshed the front panel, and a 4G enabled a higher quality of transmission and reception of mobile communication and faster access to the Internet on models equipped with the Comand Online multimedia system.
An extensive list of safety equipment now includes Attention Assist, Distronic Plus, Collision Prevention Assist Plus, Blind Spot Assist and Lane Keeping Assist.
Cars received and two new paint finish – Selenite Grey Metallic and Designo Cerussite Grey Magno, helped to give the Roadster a new color palette.
Renewal of the range preserves the structure of the current line: SLK200, SLK300 (SLK250 replacement), SLK350 and SLK55 AMG. The diesel variant SLK250d will be offered only abroad and not received on the domestic market.