2012 SsanYong XIV-2 CUV Convertible Concept review and pictures

Posted on Tuesday, 14 February 2012 , 15:02:58 byAngela

Filed under SsangYongCrossovers/CUVsConvertiblesConceptsGeneva Motor Show

SsanYong XIV-2 CUV Convertible Concept

SsangYong will reveal its new XIV-2 convertible concept car at the Geneva Motor Show in March. The carmaker is developing the concept as a premium CUV. The model features a one-touch automatic opening soft-top roof to provide driving enjoyment. Because of its futuristic design, the model addresses especially to the younger generation. The XIV-2 will be equipped with eco-friendly, fuel efficient 1.6-liter diesel and petrol engines meeting Euro VI emission regulations.

SsangYong will showcase its new XIV-2 "convertible" concept car at the 82nd Geneva Motor Show in March, a successor to the XIV-1 concept presented at IAA International Motor Show, Frankfurt 2011.


SsangYong is developing the XIV-2 (eXciting User Interface Vehicle 2) concept as a premium CUV (crossover utility vehicle). A strategic model for the global market, its styling cue is based around "a special experience with fun", and blends the characteristics of a robust and powerful SUV with the dynamic style of an open top sports coup?.


XIV-2 features a one-touch automatic opening soft-top roof to provide "wind in the hair" driving enjoyment, and with its futuristic and aesthetic appearance is designed to appeal to the younger generation.


Measuring 4,166mm (length) x 1,820mm (width) x 1,566mm (height) and with a 2,600mm wheelbase, XIV-2 will be equipped with eco-friendly, fuel efficient 1.6 litre diesel and petrol engines meeting Euro VI emission regulations.