MG Motor India recently took the wraps off the 360M 7-seater MPV at the Auto Expo 2020. The carmaker is currently evaluating the vehicle for the Indian market. If launched, the MG 360M will lock horns against the Toyota Innova Crysta that comes at a starting price of Rs 15.36 lakh (ex-showroom). Read: MG Marvel X SUV Unveiled – Key Features
Upfront, the MG 360M carries the brand’s signature honeycomb grille with chrome lining. The projector headlamps with LE DRLs seem inspired by the Hector SUV. The MPV has a pinched third-quarter glass along with four-spoke alloy wheels and silver roof rails. From the outside what we have seen is the three row seating arrangement that’s likely to offer decent legroom and headroom for all passengers.
The model that was put up on display at the Expo was equipped with the Hector’s 1.5L turbocharged petrol engine that’s good enough for 141bhp and 250Nm of torque. The MG 360M MPV might also be offered with diesel engine option. It might get the 2.0L diesel engine that also does duty in the Hector. Its power and torque outputs stand at 168bhp and 350Nm respectively. Read – MG Vision-i Concept MPV Unveiled at Auto Expo 2020
Reports suggest that the MG 360M might also be offered with a mild hybrid powertrain option. For performing transmission duties, the 7-seater MPV might get a 6-speed manual or a 6-speed dual-clutch automatic gearbox.