Latest Update: MG has launched the ZS EV in select Indian cities.
Prices and Variants: It is priced between Rs 20.88 lakh and Rs 23.58 lakh (ex-showroom) and available in two variants: Excite and Exclusive.
MG ZS EV Powertrain: The ZS EV’s 143PS and 353Nm electric motor is powered by a 44.5kWh lithium-ion battery. It has a claimed range of 340km on a single charge in real-world conditions.
MG ZS EV Charging Time: There are multiple ways to charge the ZS EV. MG offers a 7.4kW charger that can be installed at your home or office and can take your batteries from 0 to 100 percent in 6-8 hours. The car itself comes with a portable charger that can be plugged into a regular 15A power socket. This takes 16-18 hours to fully charge the car. MG has also installed 50kW DC fast chargers at some of its dealerships that can top up the batteries from 0 to 80 percent in less than 50 minutes. Meanwhile, MG Motor is developing a bigger battery pack for the ZS EV and it could be offered on our shores as well.
MG ZS EV Features: MG offers the ZS EV with a bunch of features including an 8-inch infotainment system with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, a panoramic sunroof, an inbuilt air purifier, and connected tech like the MG Hector. What’s more, it also gets 60:40 split rear seats, power-adjustable ORVMs, cruise control, auto AC, and projector headlamps.
MG ZS EV Safety Features: The ZS EV is offered with six airbags to protect its occupants in case of a crash. There are three-point seatbelts for all five passengers too. And to prevent a crash, there is ABS with EBD and Brake Assist, as well as electronic stability control (ESC) and hill descent control.