MG Motor India has unveiled a brand-new MPV in the Indian market today. The vehicle, which is christened as MG G10 MPV is already on sale in the Chinese, Australian, New Zealand and Middle Eastern markets under the Maxus G10 name. The vehicle will take on the likes of Toyota Innova Crysta and even the all-new Kia Carnival, which was launched in the Indian market recently.
The MG G10 will be available in 7,9 and 10 seating options when launched. The MPV offers a long list of features including a 10.1-inch touchscreen infotainment system, voice recognition system, intelligent navigation system integrated to the infotainment system, leather seats, dual-zone automatic climate control, touch-free smart sensor tailgate, panoramic sunroof, automatic sliding doors and much more. MG is known for their long list of features and the all-new MPV will not be any different. The car will also offer hands-free tailgate operation, panoramic sunroof, automatic sliding doors and more such features.
Speaking about the Auto Expo participation, Rajeev Chaba, President & Managing Director – MG Motor India, said, “Auto Expo is the perfect platform for us to unveil our products under consideration for India and also highlight our technology prowess across connected, electric and autonomous. The launch of GLOSTER and G10 will mark our entry in the luxury SUV and MPV segments respectively. We are confident that, with its best-in-class features, specifications and performance, the GLOSTER will be a benchmark for luxury SUVs in India with its launch later this year and G10 will also follow soon”
MG has not revealed the engine details of the car or which engine will power the vehicle whenever it launches in India. However, in the international markets, the car gets powered by a 2.0-litre turbocharged petrol engine that generates a maximum power of 218 PS and 350 Nm of peak torque. The engine also gets a 6-speed manual transmission. It gets a 6-speed automatic transmission. However, the version that will be launched in India is expected to get powered by a 2.0-litre diesel engine that also powers the Hector and will also power the upcoming Hector Plus.
There is also a 1.9-litre diesel engine option that generates a maximum power of 150 PS and peak torque of 350 Nm. It is available with a 6-speed automatic transmission. The car will be priced at around Rs 16-24 lakhs in the Indian market.
MG Motor also revealed the new Hector Plus that will be launched with the 6-seater and 7-seater options in the Indian market. The brand is also planning to launch the petrol version of the ZS SUV in the Indian market soon.