MG Motor India showcased its vision for future mobility ‘Drive Ahead’ at the Auto Expo 2023. The Chinese automaker unveiled two electrified vehicles at the event— the MG4 pure electric hatchback and MG eHS plug-in hybrid SUV.
Introduced last year, the MG4 electric hatchback is sold in more than 20 European countries including Germany, France, the United Kingdom, Italy, Spain, Norway, and Sweden.
MG4 EV at Auto Expo
Built on the Nebula MSP (Modular Scalable Platform) for battery-powered vehicles, and fitted with Rubik’s Cube batteries, the MG4 is billed as the cheapest EV in MG’s lineup. It is seen as an affordable alternative to the likes of Volkswagen ID.3 and the Nissan Leaf EV in European markets. The MG4 is appreciated for its striking looks, decent equipment on offer, and an impressive drive range. It can be charged through 5 different charging options including the 12V portable charger, both AC and DC charging.
On the other hand, the MG eHS plug-in hybrid claims to offer performance and efficiency. It comes with a sporty exterior and offers significant space in the interiors. The drive system comprises of electric motor, a battery pack, and a petrol engine that can churn a power output of 255 hp. The MG eHS can go from 0 to 100 km/h in 6.9 seconds.
Unveiling these products at the Auto Expo, Rajeev Chaba, President, and Managing Director of MG Motor India said that these two offerings from the brand’s portfolio are globally acclaimed. “The launch of these futuristic vehicles [in India] would be based on consumer research and market feedback,” he further added.
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