MG ZS EV electric SUV will be making its India debut today at an event. The upcoming MG ZS EV SUV will be MG Motor India’s second product in the country after the launch of MG Hector. The new electric SUV from MG Motor India will take on Hyundai Kona electric & upcoming Tata Nexon electric. With the fast-changing environmental scenarios, the carmakers are eying to shift towards electric mobility across the globe. Initially, the MG ZS EV will be introduced in limited cities in India – Mumbai, Delhi, Bengaluru, Ahmedabad and Hyderabad. The SUV is also known as eZS in the global markets. As far as the India debut is concerned, the carmaker will be revealing the SUV in India today, which can be watched here – MG ZS EV Electric SUV Launching Today in India; Watch LIVE Streaming of Hyundai Kona Rival’s Launch Event.
The event is scheduled to commence at 12:15 pm IST onwards, and it will be live-streamed across MG Motor India’s official YouTube channel, Facebook account and Twitter handle. As the SUV will be manufactured locally, the electric SUV could be priced somewhere in between Rs 22 lakh to Rs 25 lakh (ex-showroom). The electric SUV is expected to go on sale by early next year.
The electric SUV could be equipped with a 44.5 kWh battery to power a motor that will churn out power figures of 141 bhp and 353 Nm. The carmaker also claims that the lithium-ion battery on the electric SUV can be charged up to 80 percent in mere 40 minutes with a 50 kW DC fast charger. On the other hand, the SUV can also be charged with a conventional 7kW charger which will take up to seven hours to fully charge the SUV. Additionally, the electric SUV is capable of offering a range of over 300 km on a single charge.
As far as the features are concerned, the MG ZS EV will come equipped with high-end features such as panoramic sunroof, inbuilt air purifier, an 8-inch touchscreen infotainment system, connected car technology and much more. The company is expected to bring a fast charger along with a regular AC charging unit. MG Motor India is expected to price the new MG ZS EV electric SUV in the price bracket of Rs 22 lakh to Rs 25 lakh (ex-showroom).