The 1.0T GDI turbocharged power plant in the all-new MG ZS is a rather clever 3-cylinder turbocharged unit that, perhaps surprisingly, produces 5 more bhp than the normally aspirated 1.5 Manual at 800rpm lower with 109bhp @ 5200rpm. A more than healthy number and one which should allay any fears regarding choosing the 1.0 over the 1.5, there’s also the added benefit of an increase in torque from 104 to 118 ft/lb between 1800-4700rpm. And on the move the 3-cylinder engine is an absolute breath of fresh air with power just where you need it. Now over here at MotorMartin … Continue reading MG ZS Exclusive 1.0 Auto: Back In Business
MG Motor UK have shared with MotorMartin how they are continuing expand their UK franchise network to support the brand’s future growth plans following the opening of Autobase MG located in the brand’s heartland of the West Midlands. Indeed, Autobase … Continue reading News: MG MOTOR UK BUILDS HOME GROUND ADVANTAGE WITH AUTOBASE
Previously on MotorMartin, MG ZS 1.5 Excite: Understand My Heart. YouTube looked at the impressive and all-new 1.5 Manual ZS, a car that is becoming more and more prevalent on the highways and byways of this green and pleasant land of ours. The time then seemed right to try out the 1.0 Auto ZS to see what a difference the drop in capacity and change in gearbox would make an SUV that has already become somewhat of a MotorMartin favourite. Figures first then. The 1.0T GDI turbocharged power plant is a rather clever 3 cylinder turbocharged (of course) unit that, … Continue reading MG ZS Exclusive 1.0 Auto: Gentle Storm
MG Motor UK’s expansion continues with the appointment of Horsham Car Centre as an MG dealer, the latest to join its growing national network. The dealership started trading from 1st February 2019 with the full MG range on display in … Continue reading News: MG WELCOMES HORSHAM CAR CENTRE TO ITS GROWING NETWORK
It’s no surprise to us over at MotorMartin Towers that MG Motor UK is celebrating the appointment of Islington Motor Group to its dealer network as the dealer acquisition policy from MG continues unabated. After all, with challenging sales targets … Continue reading News: MG STRENGTHENS NETWORK WITH APPOINTMENT OF ISLINGTON MOTOR GROUP
Here’s one for all you long time MG fans out there or perhaps you’ve just purchased a b4and new MG3, MG GS or MG ZS and want to know a little more about the famous octagonal badge. Either way, the following book from Bob Frampton will most definitely be of interest. MG was a home-grown concept that became an international success, bringing the small market town of Abingdon onto the global map. MG – Made in Abingdon recounts the inside story of the famous factory, recognising that the most important aspect of MG’s success was its team – the tea-boys … Continue reading News: MG, MADE IN ABINGDON – ECHOES FROM THE SHOPFLOOR
What we have here is MG’s answer to the Nissan Juke, Mazda CX3 and Ford EcoSport amongst others, a car that MG already have supreme confidence in, so much so that it comes with a 7 year/80,000 mile warranty. MG have used their new ‘Emotional Dynamism’ design philosophy with the ZS to create an upmarket feel to their corporate look. The front grille has been designed with MG’s heritage in mind featuring a contemporary version that impresses whilst also allowing for a larger version of their iconic badge to be displayed proudly up front. Move around the car and the … Continue reading MG ZS 1.5 Excite: Brand New Friend.
The opening statement from MG Motor UK regarding their all new mid size SUV reads as follows: Have it all with the new MG ZS. Premium features for an economy price. Smart new design and next-level technology. Plus a family-ready compact SUV that looks good on any city street. A proud boast one would think, especially for a company as young (old) as MG and yet this ZS is the car with which they hope to continue their successful sales push. Indeed, rather impressively and despite a market downturn of 6.3%, according to figures released by the Society of Motor … Continue reading MG ZS 1.5 Excite: Pastures Of Plenty.
Checkout MotorMartin’s YouTube video review below. Where will you go? Continue reading MG GS Exclusive 1.5 TGi: Feeling So Real. YouTube.
If you’re looking to embark on the ultimate adventure, but can’t decide what vehicle to choose then, according to MG Motor UK, look no further than their brand-new Compact-SUV, the MG ZS. The MG ZS comes with a fully-transferable 7 year/80,000-mile warranty – which is enough to circle the globe three times*. The exciting warranty, MG say, means all those long, fun-filled family road trips can be taken with peace of mind, safe in the knowledge that there won’t be a nasty repair bill should something go wrong. Daniel Gregorious, Head of Sales & Marketing at MG, commented to MotorMartin … Continue reading News: GO ROUND THE WORLD WITH THE MG ZS!