SsangYong UK has appointed five new sales and service dealerships as the brand prepares to launch its new Rexton large SUV.
Disappointing results in the latest European car crash tests has led to calls for consumers to shop with safety in mind - and for manufacturers to fit “life-saving” equipment as standard.
SsangYong has extended its Tivoli range and the load capacity of the standard SUV with the launch of the larger Tivoli XLV.
SsangYong took its tally of UK dealerships to 58 as part of a network development drive which should see 60 sites by the end of the year.
SsangYong has introduced 0% finance and the option of 24-hour test drives across its SE range of vehicles.
The SsangYong Tivoli has been made available through the Motability Scheme, allowing disabled motorists to lease a new Tivoli using their higher rate mobility allowance.
SsangYong has appointed five new dealers to the franchise with new appointments currently running at around one a month.
Burrells Motor Group has taken on the SsangYong franchise at its Barnby Dun Road showroom in Doncaster.
SsangYong sales will reach 3,500 units by year-end and 5,000 in 2016, says its UK managing director Paul Williams.
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