MG Hector, the new Morris Garage SUV for India has been presented:
The new Morris Garage SUV is now a reality. The launch of the new MG Hector in India has already taken place. It will be a key model in the expansion of MG by the Indian market. It stands out for its complete technological endowment, electrified mechanics with semi-hybrid technology available in its range and, above all, a design that conveys a great personality. After numerous spy photos and official advancements, the new Morris Garage SUV has finally been introduced. The iconic British brand that is currently owned by the Chinese giant SAIC has set itself the goal of international expansion. A globalization that inevitably passes through emerging markets as important as India. The new MG Hector is the first of a whole offensive of specific models for that market. MG Hector price in India starts at ₹ 18 Lakhs.
MG Hector specification
The new MG Hector will disembark in Indian dealers with the aim of competing, among other models, with the Tata Harrier or the Jeep Compass. You will not have anything easy, Morris Garage is aware of that. Its tricks go through complete and interesting technological equipment, a varied mechanical offer which includes a semi-hybrid version (MHEV) of 48 volts and a modern design at the same time very personal. Aesthetically there are no surprises, since in the last months the different advancements and even spy photos have revealed to us completely the exterior and interior design of this new SUV. Hector will only be available (for now) in five seater version (2 + 3). It sports a design that transmits its own personality. The MG Hector mileage is 13.96 to 17.41 kmpl.
Features of MG Hector: Features such as the grille, divided optical groups and LED technology as well as numerous chrome details and the design of the taillights are key to achieving a modern, elegant and even dynamic. The truth is that the result is very interesting. MG has taken care of even the smallest detail with this new model.
Interiors of MG Hector: Original model is designed to accommodate up to seven seats, so the five-seat version offers a large space for all occupants. The finishes and adjustments transmit a quality that is more than acceptable and, above all, it stands out for its technological endowment, in terms of connectivity, comfort and safety. The most equipped versions will have among other elements with a 10.4-inch HD touch screen, premium sound equipment, Android Auto, electric opening of the tailgate, two USB connections, cruise control, automatic lighting of lights, rain sensor, instrument panel with 7-inch color screen, heated seats, fog lamps and LED lights for daytime driving.
Details about the Engine of MG Hector: The range of engines of the new MG Hector will be composed of a total of three engines, one of them electrified. In gasoline we have a 1.5 Turbocharged engine and in diesel a 2.0 turbocharged engine. Both are paired as standard with a six-speed manual transmission and the gasoline engine is also offered with an automatic transmission. Indian drivers who love sustainable mobility have a 48-volt semi-hybrid version (MHEV) on the aforementioned gasoline engine.
MG Hector competitors:
MG Hector competes with Hyundai Tucson, Jeep Compass, Tata Harrier, and Mahindra XUV500. Jeep Compass on road price starts from 15.60 Lakh.