The MG range definitely had an impact at this year’s Dubai International Motor Show. Today, MG is more than an iconic octagonal badge; it is once again a motoring force to be reckoned with.
The much-loved British brand ‘s new range models that have been designed and engineered in Longbridge, Birmingham. The current full range of models are the MG3, MG350, MG5 and MG6 that has won many awards such as Safety Awards and the British Touring Car Championship in 2014.
MG’s evolving range represents thrill and adventure while the brand’s innovative designs is reflected in the all-new MG GS, the very first MG SUV. The GS aesthetic was influenced by various cultural elements and land marks of British-style and heritage.
Due to its design, style and muscular appearance, The GS is the only British compact SUV in the middle-class market segment. It’s look is a trendy mix that combines sporty elegance with sharp, smooth body lines and swooping flowing shapes.
Unlike other SUVs in the middle-class segment, the MG GS is powered by a 2.0l turbo engine and delivers astonishing 220 horse powers. Achieving the 0-100km/h acceleration in 8.2 seconds (AWD version in 8.9 seconds); the GS’s performance will be able to rival that of many luxury models, so that it will bring about a new “high-performance” driving experience onto SUV customers, leaving the driver the ability to completely surpass a 2.5l engine performance and approach that of 3.0l. With an All -Wheel Drive and a 4 differential locks systems, combined with a platform dedicated specifically for SUV vehicles, this complete package represents a major asset to the end customers.
Dr. Sun– General Manager of SAIC MOTOR Middle East, “The first British Compact SUV coming to the global market,the GS is a product of our deep customer understanding – need for power and efficiency, stylish design, yet affordability, and our cooperation with GM when it comes to engine development. You will notice that MG GS has 20 to 30% more power if compared to the competitors from the middle class.”
Over the past years, SAIC Group empowers its knowledge and experience and has been able to launch its renaissance between the British heritage and the Chinese innovation. Going fully global for the first time officially in the Middle East with MG, SAIC become one with unique philosophy in building an exciting and affordable quality vehicle.
Daring to be different, the MG brand has always been devoted to creating “dream cars” for those who want to feel alive; according to its excellent performance and first-class, the newly-release of the MG GS will bring about a new driving experience to the customers after its great success and reception in Dubai, UAE and now the rest of the region namely Oman, KSA, Kuwait and Bahrain.