According to reports, this car has been given black plastic body cladding, 17-inch alloy wheels, body shoulder line, sharp tail light and black roof. The length of this SUV is 4,300 mm. It is said that the MG4 electric SUV will be specially designed keeping in mind the market of United Kingdom (UK) and Europe. The company is planning to introduce its new electric SUV in the UK in the fourth quarter of this year.
The MG4 electric SUV has been introduced under the company’s ‘MG Electric for All’ scheme. Experts believe that the company is targeting the budget electric car buyers, hence the MG4 will be launched at an affordable price range.
MG Motor India had earlier said that it may launch an affordable electric model in India this year. However, the company has not disclosed whether it will launch the MG4 in India or not. MG Motor is selling its electric SUV ZS EV in India, which has been available in the Indian market for the last two years.
According to reports, the MG4 will compete with the Kia EV6 and Volkswagen ID3 (Volkswagen ID.3) in the international market. The MG4 electric SUV is expected to come with a 61.1 kWh battery. This electric SUV is capable of producing a maximum power of 154 Bhp and a maximum torque of 260 Nm.
With the help of its powerful electric motor, the MG4 can accelerate from 0 to 100 kmph in just 7 seconds. At the same time, it can give a drive range of 400 km on full charge.
Talking about the sales of MG Motor’s electric cars in India, last year the company sold 2,798 units of cars in India with a growth of 145 percent. In 2020, the company registered sales of 1,142 units of electric cars. MG Motors is selling its only electric SUV in the Indian market, the ZS EV. It was launched on January 2020. At the same time, the company introduced its facelift version in 2021.
The company offers the ZS EV in two variants – Excite and Exclusive. The price of MG ZS EV starts at Rs 21.49 Lakh. The MG ZS EV is powered by a 44.5 kWh IP6 certified battery which takes 6-8 hours to fully charge. It is capable of delivering a driving range of 419 km on a single charge. This car catches the speed of 0-100 km in 8 seconds. The car has a regenerative braking system with three driving modes.