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SsangYong Motor UK
SsangYong Motor UK. Established in 1954 it is Korea's oldest vehicle manufacturer and only 4x4 and SUV specialist producer. There are currently some 60 SsangYong dealers covering England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales.
SsangYong cars are manufactured in South Korea by SsangYong Motor, which is 73 per cent owned by the Indian engineering conglomerate Mahindra & Mahindra. Established in 1954, SsangYong is Korea's oldest vehicle manufacturer and only 4x4 and SUV specialist producer.
The company entered the era of four-wheel drive vehicles in the 1980s by independently developing Musso and Korando. After 2000, SsangYong established itself as the leader of SUVs by building a full line of SUVs comprising Rexton, Kyron, Actyon, Korando and Actyon Sports.
As Korea's first luxury car to be equipped with a 5,000 cc V8 engine as well as 7-speed automatic transmission, Chairman W is the nation's flagship model and competes with other leading luxury cars
Our eco-friendly compact SUV Korando is SsangYong Motor's first front wheel drive monocoque vehicle. A milestone for the company's long-term product line-up, Korando is Korea's longest known car brand in the global SUV market.
SsangYong Motor has led the advancement of eco-friendly diesel technology through the development of an advanced, world-class common rail engine. The company is concentrating its efforts in strengthening its global competitive edge by producing small environmentally friendly, eXDi200 engines that conform to the EURO5 standard, and is already developing a new engine that is EURO6 compliant.
By implementing global and customer-oriented management, SsangYong Motor is expanding its presence in the world market. The company exports its SUVs through some 1,652 sales outlets in over 115 countries, and is actively expanding its global presence by establishing distribution in most major international markets. As an example it has opened regional head offices and parts centres in strategic European locations – the region that leads the way in the automotive industry.
|Company Name||Ssangyong Motor Company|
|CEO||Johng Sik Choi|
|Business Domain||Auto Manufacturing|
|Date of Establishment||Dec, 6, 1962|
|Paid-in Capital||KRW 686.1 billion|
|Total Assets||KRW 1,968.4 billion|
|Fiscal Period||Jan. 1 ~ Dec. 31|
|Headquarter||455-12 Dongsakro, Pyeongtaek City, Gyeonggi Province, Korea|
Mahindra & Mahindra
Founded in 1945 as a steel trading company, we entered automotive manufacturing in 1947 with a license to bring the iconic Willys Jeep onto Indian roads. Over the years, we've diversified into many new businesses in order to better meet the needs of our customers. We follow a unique business model of creating empowered companies that enjoy the best of entrepreneurial independence and Group-wide synergies. This principle has led our growth into a US $16.9 billion multinational group with more than 200,000 employees in over 100 countries across the globe. operations span 18 key industries that form the foundation of every modern economy: aerospace, aftermarket, agribusiness, automotive, components, construction equipment, consulting services, defense, energy, farm equipment, finance and insurance, industrial equipment, information technology, leisure and hospitality, logistics, real estate, retail, and two wheelers.