The 2019 SsangYong Musso, a dual-cab ute with a 1300mm-long tray, is part of the Korean company's four-model launch plan to re-establish itself in the Australian market after an absence of almost two years.

SsangYong Australia is SsangYong's first fully owned factory subsidiary outside of Korea and has a few lofty goals – including a sales target of up to 3500 units over the whole new range in 12 months – but does its sporty-looking weekend-warrior ute have what it takes to rattle the gilded cage of our workhorse-loving market? Will its sharp pricing be the key to open that cage? Read on.