With the beginning of the new year, 2024, a new history of the KG Mobility (SsangYong) brand in Ukraine began. So, at the same time, sales of the first model of the brand – SUVs – started in eleven official car showrooms in nine regions of Ukraine 3 class “pickup” Musso and Musso Grand.
KGM Musso is a medium-sized frame pickup of the fourth generation, whose name translates as “rhino”. However, the model has the appropriate character – it feels equally comfortable on any roads and will definitely reach the final destination regardless of any obstacles.
The Musso Grand is an extended version of the Musso with an AISIN 6-speed automatic transmission, a rich level of equipment and increased cargo space thanks to a longer wheelbase.
Both models are equipped with a powerful 2.2-liter e-XDi diesel engine, produced in cooperation with Mercedes-Benz. The motor meets the toxicity standards of the Euro-6b standard, has a power of 181 hp. / 400 Nm for Musso 6-speed manual transmission and 187 hp. / 420 Nm for the Musso Grand 6-speed automatic transmission. Average fuel consumption is 7.9 and 9.0 liters per 100 km, respectively.
Outstanding off-road performance is provided by a high-performance frame construction using high-strength steel, independent double-link front suspension, 5-link rear suspension for Musso and leaf springs for Musso Grand, 50/50 torque-split all-wheel drive, 4WD High modes for light off-road, 4WD Low for serious tests and automatic locking of the rear differential. The ground clearance of the car is 215 mm for Musso and 220 mm for Musso Grand.
However, the model was created not only as a workhorse, but also for comfortable and stylish transportation of passengers, while reliably transporting cargo. The car combines a five-seater body with a double cab and a cargo platform with a large cargo capacity: the Musso Grand offers 1,262 liters of cargo space with a length of 1,610 mm, and the Musso – 1,011 liters with a length of 1,300 mm. This makes the Musso a great work car, SUV or passenger car to transport the whole family in comfort.
Inside, the Musso and Musso Grand combine refinement and the modern atmosphere of a passenger car. The car is already in the “base” equipped with a “smart key” system with an engine start button, dual-zone climate control, electric windows, electric adjustment, heating and folding mirrors, a full-size spare wheel, front fog lights and other comfortable options.
Musso Grand can additionally boast a high-quality leather interior with heated and ventilated front seats, color TFT instrument panel “Supervision” 12.3 inches, front and rear parking sensors, cruise control, light and rain sensors, heated leather steering wheel, audio system with Bluetooth interface and control on the steering wheel, 17″ alloy wheels, LED daytime running lights and FASHION roof rails.
Active safety is provided by airbags, electronic stability control system ESP with brake assist system ESS, anti-lock braking system ABS and electronic brake force distribution system EBD, active protection against overturning ARP, DAC and HDS hill descent assistance systems.
For additional security against theft, the car is equipped with a central lock with remote control, standard anti-theft alarm and immobilizer.
The retail price of KGM Musso as of January 1, 2024 is UAH 1,374,450 including VAT, which is equivalent to $35,700 1 and KGM Musso Grand – UAH 1,709,400, which is equivalent to $44,400 1.
The warranty is 3 years or 100,000 km 2
The official distributor of KG MOBILITY (SsangYong) in Ukraine is “Universal Motors Group” LLC, which is part of the companies of the UkrAVTO Corporation.
More information about the brand, its products and dealer network can be found on the official website https://kg-mobility.com.ua/