Ssangyong Korando Sports prices released

* Ssangyong Korando Sports pick-up * Priced from 18,295 (including VAT) * On sale now...

Ssangyong Korando Sports prices released

The new Ssangyong Korando Sports pick-up is on sale now, priced from 18,295 (including VAT).

The Ssangyong Korando Sports is a rival for pick-ups such as the Ford Ranger, Nissan Navara and Volkswagen Amarok.

All versions have a 153bhp 2.0-litre diesel engine and selectable four-wheel drive. A six-speed manual gearbox is standard; a six-speed auto is an option.

Average fuel economy is 37.7mpg for manual versions and 35.3mpg for auto versions. CO2 emissions are 199g/km for the manual and 212g/km for the auto.

There are two trims: SX and EX. Standard features on SX cars include alloy wheels, air-conditioning, a leather-trimmed steering wheel, Bluetooth and a USB port.

Ssangyong Korando Sports prices start from 18,295

EX trim adds leather upholstery, heated front seats, electric driver's seat adjustment, electrically folding door mirrors and rear parking sensors.

The Korando Sports is classed as a Light Commercial Vehicle (LCV), which means it's possible for VAT-registered businesses to recover the tax on its purchase price.

Ssangyong Korando prices (including VAT)

SX 18,295
EX 19,995
EX auto 21,245

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By Leo Wilkinson