2017 Ssangyong Musso Offers Cheap Pickup. Replacing the Korando Sports model, the new 2017 Ssangyong Musso is reported to provide the cheap truck with enough nice power to provide excellent service. This truck is also mentioned to be the most competitive in its segment so far, and this is good news. How does the entire truck look like? Here is the detail on the truck.
2017 SsangYong Musso Specifications
Features, Exterior, and Interior
At a glance, this 2017 SsangYong Musso truck looks similar enough to the Korando Sports. However, it has the different nose which is more like an SUV front end. The most interesting part of this truck is the 2.04 square meters load bed which are ideal for European lead bed size with several options of bed covers. One of the options is a cover with full frame and windows hard top that can make the truck looks like an SUV.
This vehicle offers 3,000 kg of towing capacity and 1,750 kilograms of payload figures. The interior has been upgraded as well. The base trim is decorated with artificial leather upholstery.
The EX trim even offers automatic wipers and headlights, seven-inch color touchscreen for infotainment display, automatic climate control, reversing camera, full leather upholstery, and heated front seats. The entire controls have been laid out almost anywhere, and this is a little disappointing to today’s taste.
Powertrain, Engine — 2017 SsangYong Musso Truck
This 2017 SsangYong Musso Pickup truck is powered by turbocharged four-cylinder 2.2 liters of the diesel engine. This engine generates 176 bhp of power output and 400 Nm of torque (295 lb-ft). That is mated to a six-speed automatic transmission in all-wheel drive configuration.
However, it is mentioned that manual transmission option is available as well. Fuel economy rate in the manual transmission is reported to achieve 40 mpg with automatic transmission fuel economy is 37 mpg. The engine is said to sprint the truck from 0 to 62 mph in 11 seconds with 108 mph of top speed quote.
2017 SsangYong Musso Price and Release Date
This new pickup truck is already launched and is available at the dealership. Pricing on this Musso truck has been set on £22,794, or £18,995 excluding the VAT. This pricing is far cheaper than any other truck in its segment so far. With more variants to offer, buyers have more alternatives to buying as well, even though the difference is more on its luxury parts.
This is a great option in which truck segment commonly have quite a high pricing. The entire performance isn’t great, but it suffices for current buyer demand. Let’s hope 2017 Ssangyong Musso can survive global marketing with its mild reputation.
|Name||2017 SsangYong Musso|
|Engine||2.2-litre 4cyl turbodiesel|
|0-62 mph||11 seconds (est)|
|Economy / CO2||37mpg / 202g/km|
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