2017 Mahindra SsangYong Rexton Revealed
The new-generation Mahindra SsangYong Rexton 2017 has finally been revealed ahead of its public premiere at the 2017 Seoul Motor Show. It was speculated that the SUV will make its debut at the 2016 Paris Motor Show in October, but that didn’t happen. As a reminder, Mahindra is also working on an all-new 7 seater SUV – Codenamed Y400 – which will be based on the Rexton SUV. 2017 Mahindra SsangYong Rexton Revealed.
The new model shares most of its design cues from the LIV-2 concept. It comes equipped with an all-new exterior featuring new front design and new brand’s logo. The vehicle is based on an all-new ladder frame chassis that will also underpin an upcoming pick-up truck that replace the existing Korando Sports pickup. The cabin design too shared with the concept, featuring a dual-tone black and brown dashboard. Engine details are yet to be announced, but it is likely to get the 225bhp, 2.0-litre turbo petrol and a 181bhp, 2.2-litre diesel units.
Mahindra SsangYong Rexton 2017 India Launch
The new Rexton is likely to be launched in international market in 2017. It is quite early to comment on its Indian launch, as Mahindra is also working on a 7-seater SUV which will be based on the new generation Rexton. We will update you on this as soon as we hear from Mahindra Group.
Mahindra SsangYong Rexton 2017 India Price
|Base Model||Rs 25 lakh|
|Top Model||Rs 30 lakh|
With an all-new design, more upmarket cabin and lots of new features, the Rexton 2017 will be more expensive than the current-gen model. In UK, the new model could be priced between £26,000 – £35000. In India, we expect it to come within the price range of Rs 25 lakh – Rs 30 lakh.
Mahindra SsangYong Rexton 2017 Specifications
|Petrol||2.0-litre GDi Turbo|
Mahindra SsangYong Rexton 2017 India Mileage
|Expected Mileage||Around 18kmpl|
With almost 50kg less weight than the current model, the new SsangYong Rexton will offer improved fuel efficiency. The current model returns a mileage around 17kmpl.