All new Rexton
A NEW BENCHMARK FOR FULL SIZE SUVS
The new Rexton reaches new heights of style and sophistication. Boasting the very latest technological advances and forward thinking, the new Rexton is now safer, stronger, more spacious, and more stylish than ever.
An exterior inspired by the ‘Dignified Motion’ of SsangYong’s design language. An interior that achieves a balance between comfort, control, and space.
The new Rexton is a bold step forward by SsangYong. Immediately impressive with its sheer presence and dynamic lines, it’s a rugged, real and authentic 4×4 that lives and breathes ‘now’. Yet so gracefully styled that its workhorse capability is a surprise to all but the driver. The exterior styling flows from SsangYong’s concept of ‘Dignified Motion’. All of this is backed by four generations of Rexton and over 60 years of specialising in four-wheel drives. The new Rexton achieves a perfect balance between form and function, with a big splash of luxury.
MUSCULAR YET MAJESTIC
The new Rexton is designed to feel fresh and modern. This is instantly expressed by its exterior detailing.The distinctive front-end is led by a grille that takes its inspiration from the spread wings of a bird in flight.The bold headlight units group together LED daytime running lights, high-intensity headlamps for better night vision, LED fog lights, positioning lamps and directional indicators.
The purposeful styling of the Rexton continues through the rear of the car with LED rear combination side lights, a spoiler with high-mounted LED stop light and LED number plate lights.
From all angles the car is enhanced by the road-owning 20-inch alloy wheels*.*Available on Ultimate models.
Side repeater and puddle lamp mounted on the back of the outside mirror.
Clever LED cornering light function integrated into front fog lamps
DYNAMIC YET ELEGANT
STRIKINGLY BEAUTIFUL YET SUMPTUOUSLY COMFORTABLE
The interior has been designed to be easy on the eye and on the mind.
The whole approach to the cabin is to simply make everything around the driver feel wonderfully instinctive and refreshingly enjoyable.
8” SMART AUDIO
This system, available on EX models, includes:AM/FM radio with RDS and DAB, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto to connect your smartphone, MP3, M4A, APE, OGG, WMA, FLAC and WAV file format play, USB port, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto to connect your smartphone, Rear-view reversing camera
APPLE CARPLAY & GOOGLE ANDROID AUTO
Anyone with an Apple or android phone can now easily connect to the multimedia system to make calls, check messages and listen to music and navigate via the car’s display screen.
3D AROUND-VIEW MONITORING SYSTEM*
This system makes parking easier and safer giving the driver confidence even in the tightest spaces.The centre display provides an aerial view of the vehicle and any obstacles in the immediate surroundings.*Available on Ultimate models only
Literally the freshest aspect of the car.The new Rexton features Dual-Zone fully-automatic air-conditioning*. It’s as impressive as it sounds.The system gives independent temperature control to both front seats. (And also to the 3rd row of the ELX seven-seater models.) And its built-in air-clean system even blocks fine dust and odours from entering the cabin.*Available on ELX diesel and Ultimate models.
The interior of the new Rexton is designed to be a relaxing space that feels good and thinks smart.A cool, calm, haven of sophisticated luxury and state-of-the-art fingertip control.Advanced climate control. Intelligent seating. Supervision instrument cluster. Keyless start. Heated steering wheel. Leading-edge Infotainment system.The new Rexton has it all and more.
The comfort of the car you drive in starts with the seat you sit on. And how easily you can adjust it.In the new Rexton ELX, the driver’s seat is 8-way power-adjustable and the front passenger seat is 6-way power-adjustable. The front and rear seats are heated.Move to the Ultimate and the front seats are also ventilated. And the driver’s seat has a memory feature to instantly recall your ideal seat and door-mirror positions
HEATED STEERING WHEEL
Rexton has a steering wheel that feels good to the touch, shaped to give a strong grip regardless of conditions and with fingertip control of entertainment, phone and cruise control.In addition, cold days no longer mean cold hands for drivers. The new Rexton* warms things up nicely with a heated steering wheel.*Available on ELX diesel and Ultimate models.
The new Rexton starts and stops at the push of a button*.The windows open and close the same way, even when the engine is off.And the tailgate opens from the push of a button either from within the car, or via the key fob.*Available on ELX diesel and Ultimate models.
The ever-thinking brain of the new Rexton is the Supervision Cluster*.
An ingenious array of essential information and safety features displayed simply on a large 7-inch LCD screen.
It provides quick, easy access to a whole range of important info. Including a whole range of safety warnings such as lane departure warnings, parking sensors, navigation assist, tyre direction warnings and smart power tailgate warnings. It also is the means to control a whole range of features – even the turn signal warning that can be set to sound like a cricket!
So that the Rexton driver will always be in-the-know, at-a-glance.
*Available on ELX diesel and Ultimate models
Towing & 4×4
2.2 LITRE E-XDI 220 DIESEL ENGINE
The new Rexton offers plenty of brains and brawn.The new 2.2-litre Euro 6 engine delivers 133 kW of power at 4000rpm and maximum torque of 420Nm from just 1600rpm and is designed to provide low-end torque for effortless cruising whatever the conditions, whatever the load.This highly-efficient, extremely quiet e-XDi 220 engine provides progressive acceleration from a standing start.
2.0 LITRE E-XGDI 200 PETROL ENGINE
2.0 LITRE E-XGDI 200 PETROL ENGINEFor those customers wanting a petrol engine, the entry level ELX model is available with a 2.0-litre turbocharged petrol engine delivering 165kW of power and 350Nm of torque.
TRANSMISSION: THE CHOICE IS AUTOMATIC
Every Rexton comes standard with a state-of-the art automatic transmission. Petrol models come with a 6-speed auto from transmission specialists Aisan, while diesel models come with a 7-speed Mercedes-Benz E-Tronic automatic transmission.Both offer gear changes with world-class durability and smoothness.
MULTI LINK SUSPENSION
The new Rexton takes every surface in its stride.A smooth combination of double-wishbone suspension at the front and 10-link independent suspension at the rear enables the car to deliver great ride-quality across a range of terrains - from city roads to serious off-roading.
Diesel or petrol it’s your choice
he new 2.2-litre Euro 6 engine delivers 133kW of power at 4000rpm and maximum torque of 420Nm from just 1600rpm. Designed to provide low-end torque for effortless cruising whatever the conditions, whatever the load. For those customers wanting a petrol engine, the entry level EX model is available with a 2.0-litre turbocharged petrol engine delivering 165kW of power and 350Nm of torque.
INDEPENDENT MULTILINK SUSPENSION IN THE REAR
Independent suspension allows each wheel to move up, down, left, and right on its own for secure handling when the road surface gets rough. Shock from the road surface is dissipated through multiple links; little vibration is transferred to the body, and the ride quality is superb.
*Diesel engine only
FLUENT IN 4X4
At SsangYong, we don’t just understand 4×4, we’re fluent in it. Specialists with over 60 years of 4-wheel drive experience.
The new Rexton 4×4 system draws on all that experience of continuously advancing 4×4 technology.
For greater efficiency and fuel-economy, the car features a part-time 4×4 option with power delivered just to the rear wheels for normal road use. 4-wheel drive can be selected electronically when required and low-ratio selected when the off-road conditions become more challenging.
The new Rexton will make light work of hauling a large caravan, horsebox, boat or work trailer.It has a strong ladder chassis that provides a substantial towing platform and a mighty towing capability of 3.5 tonnes.Add that to the 4x4 capability and we’re sure you’ll understand why we call it ‘magnificently muscular’.
HILL START ASSIST
Rolling backwards during a hill start is a thing of the past with the new Rexton.In these kind of situations, its Hill Start Assist feature acts as an automatic handbrake and is a great ally to have on your side when driving in tricky conditions or when towing.
HILL DESCENT CONTROL
The new Rexton also helps you stay in control when you find yourself driving downhill.Hill Descent Control is a low-speed control that activates when the car is handling a steep downhill drive and automatically controls of the rate of descent.
SMART MEANS SAFER
Autonomous Emergency Braking (AEB)
Helps avoid or mitigate collision effects by detecting moving or stalled vehicles and warning the driver in advance.
Blind Spot Detection (BSD)
Senses vehicles coming up in the blind spot behind or alongside and warns the driver with a flashing light on the outside mirror.
Forward Collision Warning (FCW)
Alerts the driver when another vehicle or pedestrian appears in the path of the vehicle.
High Beam Assist (HBA)
Automatically lowers the high beams when an approaching vehicle is detected, making night-driving easier.
Lane Change Assist (LCA)
Detects vehicles rapidly approaching from behind and flashes a warning light on the outside mirror, to alert the driver.
Lane Departure Warning (LDW)
Warns the driver whenever the vehicle begins to move out of its lane unless the directional indicators are on in that direction.
Rear Cross-Traffic Alert (RCTA)
Assists the driver when reversoing by detecting the presence of vehicles approaching on either side in the rear.
The new Rexton is one of the strongest cars in its class. It’s built on a high-strength body-on-frame construction and features a comprehensive suite of the latest electronic safety aids. For further reassurance, it’s also available with up to 9 airbags*. The steering wheel and steering column are specially designed to absorb the force of a collision, minimising the effect on the driver’s chest area.The Rexton features the lastest in driving aids like Hill Start Assist (HSA), which stops the vehicle rolling backwards during a steep hill start and Hill Descent Control (HDC), which is a low-speed control that activates when the car is handling a steep downhill drive, automatically controlling the rate of descent. Driving a Rexton on or off the road is now easier and safer – even when conditions are challenging .
HIGH STRENGTH STEEL CONSTRUCTION
Electronic Brake-Force Distribution Anti-Lock Brake System
EBD-ABS distributes brake force appropriately to the front and rear wheels according to the vehicle’s load of passengers and/or cargo.
Electronic Stability Programme
ESP constantly monitors road conditions and vehicle status and automatically adjusts engine output and braking whenever the driver is about to lose control. It integrates the ABS, active rollover protection, anti-slip regulation and brake-force assist.
Brake Assist System
BAS automatically activates full braking in an emergency to reduce the vehicle’s braking distance to help avoid an accident.
Improving the safety of all occupants
For maximum passenger protection on impact, the car is equipped with up to 9 airbags* – the most in its class.
These include a knee-airbag for the driver and rear passenger side and curtain airbags – safety features normally only found in prestige vehicles.
*Available on ELX diesel and Ultimate models.
- 1. Driver’s airbag
- 2. Driver’s knee protection airbag
- 3. Passenger’s airbag
- 4,5. Driver’s & passenger’s side airbags
- 6,7. Rear seat side airbags
- 8,9. Curtain airbags
The new Rexton also takes the safety of children seriously.The car is equipped with ISOFIX child-seat mountings to the rear outer seats to ensure that child seats are attached firmly and rigidly.
Tyre Pressure Monitoring System
Tyre pressure is something the driver will never be unsure about in the new Rexton. A tyre pressure monitoring is built into the car’s electronics and displayed via the trip computer.Each tyre is continually checked for pressure and the driver is immediately warned of unsafe readings.