MG Hector Plus launched; size, models, features, specifications, additional details are available here
MG Motor India today introduced the country 's latest Hector Plus for a Rs 13.49 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) introductory price. Priced at Rs 18.54 lakh ( ex-showroom, Delhi), the top-spec MG Hector Plus. The MG Hector and the MG ZS EV are other vehicles in the automaker's portfolio. With captain seats in the middle row, the six-seater Hector Plus can accommodate four adults in the first two rows and two children in the third. MG Motor India has announced that after August 13, the prices of MG Hector Plus will increase to Rs 50,000.
The new MG Hector Plus, which is being manufactured at the Halol manufacturing plant of the carmaker, will contend against the Maruti Suzuki XL6, the Mahindra Marazzo, the Toyota Innova Crysta, the Mahindra XUV500 and the Tata Gravitas which will be launched soon.
The bookings for MG Hector Plus had opened for a token sum of Rs 50,000 earlier this month. Interestingly, the new Hector Plus comes with the same three BS6-compliant engines available with the famous MG Hector. There is a 1.5 liter turbo-petrol engine producing torque of 143PS and 250Nm. Then there is a 1.5-liter turbo-petrol hybrid engine which produces torque of 143PS and 250Nm.
A 2.0-liter turbo-diesel powertrain is also available which churns out 170PS and 350Nm of torque. While the 1.5-liter turbo-petrol mill only has a 6-speed DCT automatic, the 1.5-liter turbo-petrol hybrid motor and the 2.0-liter turbo-diesel powertrain only come with a 6-speed MT manual transmission. The 1.5-liter turbo-petrol mill in the MG Hector is also available with a 6-speed MT in addition to a 6-speed DCT automatic.
MG Hector Plus Price
The new MG Hector Plus gets four variants -- Style, Super, Smart and Sharp. Below are the variant-wise MG Hector Plus price in Delhi (ex-showroom).
-- Hector Plus Petrol Style MT - Rs 13.49 lakh
-- Hector Plus Petrol Smart DCT - Rs 16.65 lakh
-- Hector Plus Petrol Sharp DCT - Rs 18.21 lakh
-- Hector Plus Petrol Hybrid Sharp MT - Rs 17.29 lakh
-- Hector Plus Diesel Style MT - Rs 14.44 lakh
-- Hector Plus Diesel Super MT - Rs 15.65 lakh
-- Hector Plus Diesel Smart MT - Rs 17.15 lakh
-- Hector Plus Diesel Sharp MT - Rs 18.54 lakh
The Hector Plus Petrol Style MT and the Hector Plus Diesel Style MT are to be generated according to orders as per MG Motor India. All these prices are prices that are introductory and will remain effective until August 13, after which they will shoot up to Rs 50,000.
One feature-charged SUV is the MG Hector Plus. On the front is a sporty chrome grille that is flanked by LED headlamps with LED DRLs. The front look is complete with floating light turn indicators and LED fog lamps. You will find LED tail lamps at the rear and LED fog lamps. Whether grille, headlamps, tail lamps or bumpers (front and rear), all of these elements are new and have not been copied directly from MG Hector.
Attributes such as heated ORVMs, roof posts, shark fin antenna and dual tone machined alloy wheels are also available in the Hector Plus. Six exterior painting schemes are available — Starry Sky Blue, Burgundy Red, Aurora Silver, Glaze Gold, Starry Black, and Candy White.
The MG Hector Plus 6-seater provides a spacious cabin. In the centre there are three rows of captain seats. Inside the cabin, MG Motor India made extensive use of Smoked Sepia Brown leather. The driver and co-driver seats are power-adjustable, the driver in six ways and the co-driver in four ways.
Other features include 10.4-inch AVN touch-screen system (compatible with Android Auto and Apple Carplay), eight speakers and tweeters, 7-inch colored digital MID in the instrument cluster, leather-wrapped multi-function steering wheel, eight-colored ambient lighting, dual-pane panoramic roof and electric tailgate that can be opened by a foot-swip. The MG Hector Plus, like the MG Hector, is also a connected SUV with the I connectivity technology which offers more than 55 features.
If you talk about the safety features of the new MG Hector Plus, the SUV gets six airbags. There are segment-first features like front parking sensors and 360-degree camera. Other features include electronic stability program, traction control system, hill hold control, tyre pressure monitoring system, electric parking brake, ABS, EBD, brake assist and rear disc brakes.