We know there are people out there who scoff at most of the vehicles now classed as SUVs. With many of these complete with front-wheel drive, compact dimensions and the inability to tow much more than a shopping trolley, many people think that they’re just hatchbacks on stilts.
If you’re sitting there nodding, then the Ssangyong Rexton might be right up your green lane. All models get four-wheel drive, a 3500kg towing capacity and are larger than many London bedsits. The icing on the cake is that you can have a Rexton for Volkswagen Tiguan money, not bad for an SUV bigger than a BMW X3 or Mercedes GLC.
Sounds too good to be true, doesn’t it? Well, if you want to know whether the Rexton should be on your SUV shopping list, read our comprehensive review over the next few pages.