SsangYong Rexton Black Edition 2023 Review

SsangYong Rexton Black Edition – SsangYong added an upmarket Black edition to its Rexton range in 2022 in direct response to customer feedback.   SsangYong Rexton Black front qtr exterior 

Based on the popular Ultimate model, the new Rexton Black Edition adds a few cosmetic features to enhance the styling and comfort.

Black edition specific features are

  • Black front grille
  • New-style LED front fog lights
  • Black 20-inch alloy wheels
  • Black roof rails

Priced at $56,500 plus the usual costs the Black Edition represents excellent value amongst the 4WD wagons.

Rexton is powered by a 2.2L 4 Cylinder turbo diesel engine that provides 148kW of power and 441Nm of torque with a peak at 1600 rpm. It has a

It will tow 3500kg, with trailer sway control and has a part time 4WD system with automatic locking rear diff and an eight speed AT.

One of the best things about the Rexton is its ride. Coil based suspension means it rides like an SUV and compares favourably the Hyundai Palisade.

This is a Motoring Minute
Im Rob Fraser

SsangYong Rexton Black central screen


Also Look At

The Medium 4WD Wagon segment has been popular over the last few years and is extremely competitive.

Perhaps you could look at Toyota FortunerMitsubishi Pajero SportJeep Cherokee TrailhawkFord EverestIsuzu MU-X and Toyota Prado

If your tastes go more to the AWD SUV direction, look at Kia SorentoHyundai Santa FeNissan Pathfinder,

SsangYong Rexton Black engine

What is good?

  • Value for money
  • 4WD and Towing
  • Comfort and luxury

What is not so good?

  • Wired smartphone connectivity
  • Better without third row seats
  • Sat Nav through Smart Phone only

SsangYong Rexton Black front dash

Some Other Rexton Articles

SsangYong Rexton Black rear

Motoring Minute is heard around Australia every day on over 50 radio channels through the Torque Radio network

Motoring Minute has an average daily audience of over 550,000 listeners. They are also syndicated through various news sites around Australia.

Additionally Motoring Minute is also broadcast as part of Overdrive Radio Program. Overdrive is broadcast on the Community Radio Network across Australia.

1 Trackback / Pingback

  1. SsangYong Rexton Ultimate 4WD SUV 2024 Review - Motoring Minute

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.