SsangYong Istana

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SsangYong Istana
SsangYong Istana.jpg
Manufacturer Ssangyong
Also called Daewoo Istana
SAIC Maxus Istana (China)
Mercedes-Benz MB 100
Mercedes-Benz MB 140
Production 1995 – December 2003 (South Korea)
2009 – 2014 (China)
Body and chassis
Class Light can
Body style 4-door van
4-door minibus
Related Mercedes-Benz MB100
Engine 2.9L Diesel
Successor Ssangyong Rodius

The SsangYong Istana was a 2, 9, 12 and 15 seater van and minibus based on the Mercedes-Benz MB100 'Bus' variant. It comes with most of the options of the MB100 as well.[1] The word "Istana" is Malay and Indonesian for "palace", which is the name of the presidential residences in both Singapore and Indonesia.



  1. ^ Vaston-Avto Archived 2012-07-15 at (in Russian)