Ssangyong Tivoli Will Not be Launched in India

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Over the past few years, there have been quite a lot of reports suggesting Mahindra & Mahindra owned Korean car maker, Ssangyong, is readying the Tivoli small SUV for the Indian market. However, that is not the case. Instead of the Tivoli, Mahindra will launch a new SUV based on the Tivoli’s platform known by its internal codename, S201. You can read more about it HEREThis upcoming Mahindra SUV will fall in the sub-15 lac price bracket and will rival the likes of the Hyundai Creta, Renault Duster and the Maruti S-Cross.

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Also See – Mahindra at Auto Expo 2016

Ssangyong Tivoli India Launch Date

The small SUV was showcased at the 2016 Auto Expo in February. The Tivoli was recently caught testing in Ahmedabad. This isn’t the first time that a camouflaged test mules of the Tivoli have been spotted. Although Mahindra put the Tivoli on display at the Auto Expo, no details regarding Ssangyong Tivoli India Launch details were provided. We expect the Tivoli to arrive in showrooms in the second quarter of next year.

Ssangyong Tivoli India Launch Date May, 2017

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Also See- Mahindra Scorpio | Mahindra TUV300 | Mahindra KUV100

Ssangyong Tivoli Price in India

In international markets, the Ssangyong Tivoli is positioned as a premium offering in the small SUV segment retailing for around INR 13-15 lacs. Keeping in mind the fact that the Creta’s and the Duster’s top-spec trims retail for around INR 13 -14 lacs, such pricing may not go down well with the India customers. Prices of the Ssangyong Tivoli are expected to start at around INR 12 lacs for the base petrol.

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Model Estimated Ex-Showroom Price
Ssangyong Tivoli SE Petrol Manual INR 12.00 lacs
Ssangyong Tivoli EX Petrol Manual INR 13.50 lacs
Ssangyong Tivoli EX Petrol Automatic INR 14.50 lacs
Ssangyong Tivoli ELX Petrol Manual INR 15.40 lacs
Ssangyong Tivoli ELX Petrol Automatic INR 16.40 lacs
Ssangyong Tivoli SE Diesel Manual INR 13.00 lacs
Ssangyong Tivoli EX Diesel Manual INR 14.50 lacs
Ssangyong Tivoli EX Diesel Automatic INR 15.50 lacs
Ssangyong Tivoli ELX Diesel Manual INR 16.40 lacs
Ssangyong Tivoli ELX Diesel Automatic INR 17.40 lacs

Also See- Mahindra mini-Bolero | Mahindra Scorpio Intelli Hybrid | Mahindra TUV500 

Ssangyong Tivoli India – Specifications

Powering the Tivoli will be a set of 1.6-litre petrol and diesel motors, which belong to the same family as the 1.2-litre engines that power the KUV100. The 1597 cc petrol engine boasts of a peak power rating of 128 PS and max. torque of 160 Nm, while the diesel puts out 115 PS of peak power and 300 Nm of peak torque. Ssangyong will offer a choice of 6-speed manual or 6-speed Automatic transmission with both engines. The 4×4 variant might be given a miss for India seeing as major rivals such as the Hyundai Creta and Maruti S-Cross do not get an optional 4WD.

Length x Width x Height 4195 x 1795 x 1590 mm
Kerb Weight 1270/1430 kg
Wheel Type and Size 16”/18’’ Alloys
Boot Space -NA-
Engine Type/ Displacement 1.6 L petrol/1.6 L diesel
Power 128 PS/115 PS
Torque 160 Nm/300 Nm
Top Speed 170 kmph/175 kmph
Acceleration (0-100 km/h) 12 secs
Transmission (Gearbox) 6-speed manual/6-speed automatic

Ssangyong Tivoli India – Features

SE spec

  • Air conditioning
  • 16″ alloy wheels
  • Cruise control
  • Mini spare
  • Stop & Start system (petrol manual only)
  • RDS radio with iPod & Bluetooth connectivity
  • Remote keyless entry
  • Smart steering
  • 7 airbags
  • Height adjustable driver’s seat
  • D-cut steering wheel

EX spec

Features of SE spec+

  • Dual zone climate control
  • 18″ spiral alloy wheels
  • Full leather seats
  • Heated front seats
  • Leather D-cut steering wheel and gear knob
  • 7″ touch screen RDS radio with iPod & Bluetooth connectivity & reversing camera
  • Luggage cover
  • Front fog lights

ELX spec

Features of EX spec+

  • 18″ diamond cut alloy wheels
  • Smart instrument cluster
  • Smart keyless start
  • Front and rear parking sensors
  • Automatic headlights
  • Rain sensing wipers
  • Automatic dipping rear view mirror
  • 7″ touch screen RDS radio with iPod & Bluetooth connectivity, Tom Tom navigation & reversing camera
  • Power folding door mirrors
  • Dark tint rear windows
  • Rear spoiler

Ssangyong Tivoli India – Colour Options

  • Dandy Blue
  • Flaming Red
  • Jazz Brown
  • Space Black
  • Silent Silver
  • Techno Grey
  • Grand White

Ssangyong Tivoli India – Rivals

In India, the Tivoli will rival everything from high-end Creta and Duster variants to even some variants of the Mahindra XUV500 and upcoming Tata Hexa.

Ssangyong Tivoli Images

Stay tuned to Car Blog India for more updates on the Ssangyong Tivoli India launch, price, images, specifications and more.