A chubby package for the money

Pearce, Andrew
June 2006
Farmers Weekly;6/2/2006, Vol. 144 Issue 22, p73
Trade Publication
The article describes a new car model from Korean maker Ssangyong. The mid-size 4x4 sector -- the place where the Freelander, RAV4, Nissan X-Trail and their mates all hang out -- is pretty busy right now. Priced to compete at £16,999-£22,495, the conventional-chassis Kyron weighs in with the biggest body and the strongest diesel in the class. Running solo the Korean rolls through bends, changes direction smartly and grips modestly, though very little of what's going on at the tyres is reported by light, sanitized power steering.


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