Morris Garages Motors (MG), a Chinese-owned British automotive firm, plans to launch its first MG hatchback in Pakistan, the MG 3. The vehicle is on the world market as of the 2nd generation. The MG 3 globally came with two versions: MG 3 Excite and MG 3 Core. Read the article to find out everything you need to know about the upcoming MG 3 specs before making your purchase.
Here are the features you need to know:
Engine and Transmission
The MG3 features one type of engine that includes a 1.5-liter gasoline engine. The 1498cc engine can produce an output of 82 kW with 600 rpm and a maximum torque of 150 Nm @ 4500 RPM. The 4-cylinder engine has an automatic 4-speed transmission. The MG 3 fuel average is around 6.7L/100 km and has a fuel capacity of about 45 liters. In addition, the innovative design of the chassis ensures the MG3 is much more fun to drive.
The spare parts of the system are readily available on the market, and its maintenance will be cost-effective and straightforward.
The purchaser can pick the features they prefer to have. The five-door hatchback is available in a selection of 10 bold colors. Take this together with the top specifications of the accessories such as front and rear electric windows with driver’s one-touch up/down. The impressive selection of colors coupled with a stylish body style adds to its appeal.
Moreover, it comes with an automatic rain sensor that automatically activates the headlight. The new MG 3 has halogen projector headlights and LED daytime running lights.
Other standard features of MG 3 include:
- Blinking lights when a warning alarm is activated.
- Heated glass in the rear window with a cut-off time.
- Intermittent rear wipers.
Side sill extensions are available only in the Excite model, and metallic-colored paint is available in both versions.
Interior Design, Features & Technology
It’s one of the largest cabins in its class, with 1,062mm of legroom at the front and 875mm in the rear. In addition, the 8-inch infotainment system gives it an elegant look.
Customize your MG 3 with fashionable and valuable features, including LED daytime running headlights that run at night, Apple CarPlay, and an 8″ touchscreen in color.
The five-seater hatchback comes with basic features, like a reclining seat, height adjustments for the driver’s seat, height-adjustable rear head restraints, and the outboard headrests for rear-facing passengers.
The typical rear door bins for storage with bottle holders are also available in both variations. A front cup holder and map pockets in the seatback offer standard storage space.
It also includes the electronic control air conditioning system designed to keep the car’s temperature at a minimum. Satellite navigation is available only in the Excite model, while the audio controls for the steering wheel are available in both models.
Other standard options include driver and passenger sun visors with vanity mirrors, a leather-trimmed wheel with contrast stitching, perforation detail, and a premium-trimmed gear knob featuring an alloy-look highlight with satin chrome highlight door handles as well as air vents and the steering wheel. An accessory 12V PowerPoint is also accessible on the center console.
Both models include fundamental security and safety features, including cruise control ABS providing electronic brake-force distribution. In addition, the front doors come with side-impact absorbent padding for the doors. It also has remote central door locking with deadlocks and an immobilizer.
Moreover, it comes with the Emergency Brake Assist (EBA), Electronic Stability Program (ESP) hill launch assistance as well as Active Cornering Brake Control (CBC). Both versions from MG 3 come with 6 airbags.
Other options include central locking with remote control and rear parking sensors, electronically operated door mirrors, and a rear-view camera.
Tires and Rims
The MG 3 Core comes with alloy wheels measuring 15 inches. In contrast, the Excite version comes with 16-inch machined alloy wheels in two colors.
Its load space is 285 liters, twice the space offered by its rivals. In addition to this, the boot is more expansive, which means that you can fit more luggage in it. You can further increase the space by folding back the seats with a 40/60 split-fold option. A lamp for the boot is also included as a standard feature for both models.
The MG3 is one of the most anticipated cars in Pakistan. Hence, its pricing has become a hot topic among automobile fans. Unlike its Chinese counterpart, the MG 3 price in Pakistan will be a little higher. It has a price tag of 2 million rupees.