Less than a month after its successful launch in the U.K., the all new SsangYong Korando has been awarded the highest possible safety rating by Euro NCAP.


Less than a month after its successful launch in the U.K., the all new SsangYong Korando has been awarded the highest possible safety rating by the Euro NCAP.

The Korando scored 85% for child occupant protection, while rear ISO FIX points also add to its credentials as a family hauler Equipped with excellent and enhanced levels of safety, the Korando achieved 88% for adult occupant protection, 85% for child occupant protection, 68% for pedestrian protection, and 74% in the 'Safety Assist' category.

With its high-strength steel construction, the Korando is stiffer than its competitors, which not only gives greatly improved body strength but also reduced weight.

The vehicle also boasts six airbags, and a whole host of safety systems including: Electronic Stability Programme, a Traction Control System, and Active Rollover Protection.

Other safety features include an emergency call system, a reversing camera, alarm, immobiliser, tyre pressure monitoring system, rain sensing wipers, automatic headlamps, automatic speed sensing door locks, electronic parking brake with auto hold, front seatbelt pre-tensioners, parking aids front and rear ISO FIX points.