MG Motor global pure-electric SUV will be launched within one year of its first vehicle launch
We informed you earlier that MG Motor will launch its first product – all-new SUV – in India in 2019. Now, the company has officially announced its second product for the Indian market – a global pure-electric SUV. This new electric SUV will be launched within one year of its first vehicle launch. MG Motor has confirmed its plan to bring the latest technology to the Indian customers beginning next year.
Commenting on the new electric SUV for India, Michael Yang, Executive Director of International Business, SAIC Motor & President of SAIC Motor International Company, said, “MG will launch a globally-competitive pure-electric SUV in India, to make our contribution to India’s energy and environmental strategies. The pure electric SUV will be a breakthrough chapter in the EV space in India, being one of its kind in the market. This is in addition to the first SUV which we plan to launch in the second quarter of next year.” Also See – MG HS Premium SUV All Details
The ongoing transformation in the automotive industry globally would be the key differentiator for the MG brand. “With cars getting transformed with internet,artificial intelligence, big data and cloud computing etc. – MG can take advantage of this transformation and will use it as its key differentiator, enabling it to stand out from the crowd,” Mr. Yang added. Also See – MG ZS SUV – 5 Things To Know
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MG Motor will officially start its sales operations in India with 45 dealer partners along with 100 touchpoints from next year. The carmaker has announced to hire close to 1,500 employees by the end of 2019, compared with strength of 300 employees at present. MG will start organising product roadshows for consumers in India next month. All the products will be designed and engineered in UK and China with the support of Indian engineers. The new vehicles will be produced at the company’s Halol based plant.