the electrification of The automotive sector is already a fact. Today, all the brands want to have a car that is driven by this type of energy and it does not matter the segment in question. He started the Alliance Renault-Nissan with cars cutting affordable (if you can call it that), Tesla Motors, followed by the high Jaguar surprised now with the first SUV electric.
As to the feast of the electric also wants to join the signature south Korean SsangYong. To do this, according to Paul Williams, head of SsangYong in the Uk the firm will launch on the market different variants of electric of the models you currently have in your portfolio. The term that have been marked puts these SUV electric in the horizon of the year 2020.
The british responsible for the firm commented that is currently testing the SsangYong Tivoli is powered by batteries. For its creation the firm would enjoy the support of a major supplier of batteries. In addition, its parent Mahindra & Mahindra is making a high investment to your most popular brand could benefit from progress in this area.
Currently SsangYong has in its planing of launches three new models for the next three years and all they could come accompanied with variants electrical. The first thing we could see would be the the production version of the SAV-2, that is to say the opponent of the mark for the Nissan Qashqai, driven by electricity. This model should be out in the street in the year 2019, coinciding with the launch of the replacement of the current Korando.
The strategy for the future that will continue the manufacturer must follow the path of the hybridization and electrification of its range. In it have been located in the hybrid vehicle in the first position and the electrical in second place. However both products could reach the street in similar dates if Mahindra & Mahindra continues to advance his research and collaborations with other brands in matter of electricity and hybridization.
we Are really looking forward to see how SsangYong is converted into a reference in terms of electric mobility and SUV’s.
Source – SsangYong Motor