New MG ZS debuted in Guangzhou

November 26, 2016 at 4:55 pm

At the auto show in Guangzhou took place the official premiere of crossover MG ZS. MG ZS will be positioned a one step below MG GS, which is sold in Europe under the name MG Maxplan. Novelty will be put on the market according to the same strategy as its “big brother” MG Maxplan, it means that in the first half of next year it will beavailable in the domestic Chinese market, and then, at the end of 2017, in the UK market. The price in China is expected to be from 80,000 to 120,000 Yuan.

2016 Aggressive MG ZS crossover pic

2016 Aggressive MG ZS crossover pic

On the stand MG was actually presented two versions of the design, which differ in shape of the bottom part of the front bumper, radiator grille design and front fog lamps. Which option will go to a series (possibly both) – is unknown.

2016 Redesigned MG ZS photo

2016 Redesigned MG ZS photo

Customers will be able to choose from two options of the power plant. First one is 1.5-liter aspirated engine producing 120 hp and a maximum torque of 150 Nm, combined with 6-speed manual or automatic transmission. The second option is a new 1.0-liter three-cylinder turbo engine producing 125 hp and a maximum torque of 170 Nm, combined with a 6-speed manual gearbox or 6-speed automatic DCT.