Local specifications and pricing have been announced for the 2020 SsangYong Korando range which is priced from $26,990 drive-away.
Kicking off the range is the Korando EX (starting at $26,990 drive-away) which is powered by the new 1.5-litre turbocharged petrol engine outputting 120kW/280Nm and mated with a six-speed manual or six-speed automatic transmission.
Standard equipment on the EX includes an 8.0-inch infotainment touchscreen with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, automatic projector headlights with levelling function, rain-sensing wipers and heated auto-folding side mirrors.
Autonomous emergency braking, lane departure warning, lane keep assist, front collision warning and a rear-view camera are also standard.
Stepping up to the ELX (from $30,990 drive-away) adds 18-inch alloy wheels, LED daytime running lights, a smart key, a leather-wrapped steering wheel, blind-spot monitoring, lane change assist, smart key and rear cross-traffic alert with braking intervention.
The top-of-the-line Ultimate model (priced from $36,990 drive-away) gains 19-inch alloy wheels, LED front fog lights, a new 10.25-inch digital instrument cluster, a powered sunroof and tailgate, heated front and rear leather seats, ventilated front seats, a heated steering wheel, dual-zone climate control, adaptive cruise control, and a tyre pressure monitoring system.
ELX and Ultimate variants are also available with a 1.6-litre 100kW/324Nm turbo-diesel engine from the Launch Edition, it’s matched with a six-speed automatic. Every model in the standard Korando range is front-wheel drive.
A detailed list of each grade’s equipment highlights can be found below.
The 2020 Korando petrol range is making its way to dealerships now, while the diesel models will follow early next year. According to SsangYong, limited stock of ELX LE and Ultimate LE diesel variants are still available.
2020 SsangYong Korando pricing (all pricing drive-away):
EX petrol manual - $26,990
EX petrol automatic - $28,990
EXL petrol - $30,990
EXL diesel - $33,990
Ultimate petrol - $36,990
Ultimate diesel - $39,990
Equipment highlights:
Korando EX
  • 1.5 Litre Turbocharged Petrol Engine
  • 6-Speed Manual or Automatic Transmission
  • 17-Inch Alloy Wheels
  • Electric Power Steering (EPS)
  • Tilt and Telescopic Steering Wheel
  • Cruise Control
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seatbelt Pretensioners and Load Limiters
  • Seat Belt Reminders for All Positions
  • Autonomous Emergency Braking System (AEBS)
  • Front Collision Warning (FCW)
  • Lane Departure Warning (LDW)
  • Lane Keeping Assist (LKA)
  • High Beam Assist (HBA)
  • Front Vehicle Start Alarm (FVSA)
  • Driver Attention Alert (DAA)
  • Safety Distance Alert (SDA)
  • Electronic Stability Program (ESP)
  • Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS)
  • 3.5-inch LCD Instrument Cluster
  • 8.0-inch Smart Audio Touchscreen with 6 Speakers
  • Apple CarPlay/Android Auto
  • Reverse Camera
  • Adjustable Speed Limit Warning
  • Acoustic Windscreen
  • Speed and Rain Sensing Windscreen Wipers
  • Power Windows with Driver's One Touch Down
  • Auto On/Off Projector Levelling Headlights
  • LED Combination Tail lamps
  • Grey and Black Cloth Seats
  • Body Coloured Side Mirrors, Heated, Auto Folding, LED Indicators and Puddle Lamp
  • Tailgate Spoiler with High Mounted LED Stop Light
  • Anti-theft Alarm and Immobiliser
Korando ELX adds:
  • 6-Speed Automatic Transmission
  • 18-Inch Diamond Cut Alloy Wheel
  • Leather Steering Wheel
  • Blind Spot Detection (BSD)
  • Lane Change Assist (LCA)
  • Rear Cross-Traffic Alert-intervention (RCTA-i)
  • Exit Assist Function (EAF)
  • Front and Rear Parking Sensors
  • Smart Key
  • LED Daytime Running Lights (DRL)
Korando Ultimate adds:
  • 19-inch Diamond Cut Alloy Wheels
  • Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC)
  • Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
  • Heated Steering Wheel
  • 10.25-inch LCD Instrument Cluster
  • Power Operated Sunroof
  • Power Operated Tailgate
  • Electric Park Brake (EPB)
  • Dual Zone Climate Control
  • LED Triple Front Fog Lamps
  • Chrome Grille
  • Leather Seats
  • Heated and Cool Vented Front Seats
  • Heated Rear Seats
  • Privacy Glass Rear Doors and Tailgate
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