Hyundai Group is one of the first Korean car manufacturers, who are included in its product range of SUVs. At that time Koreans had no experience in development of cars of this class therefore have taken the Japanese car as a basis. The starting point for the development of the model under the name of the high-spirited Galloper served as the Mitsubishi Pajero first generation. From grandparent took not only the body and suspension, but also many of the major components, including the engine and gearbox.
The basis for Hyundai Galloper is powerful frame, which provides delicious SUV toughness. The front suspension on the car with twin independent levers and torsion bars. Rear - dependent with springs (on the petrol versions - with springs). In front on the Galloper installed disc brakes, rear - drum.
The first generation of Galloper lasted on the assembly line for about seven years, without changes and has brought to Hyundai a leadership in the Korean SUV market. According to the agreement between Hyundai and Mitsubishi model should not have to compete with the new Pajero in the world market, therefore long time the model was on sale only in the local market.
Chassis of Galloper is with torsion bar suspension, rigid rear axle, telescopic shock absorbers. Front brakes - disc, rear - drum.
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