The MG Gloster is the carmaker’s new flagship SUV and it has been launched in India with a beginning introductory worth* of Rs 28.98 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). The Gloster was first showcased in India again at the 2020 Auto Expo, with extra particulars in regards to the inside and options listing being revealed extra lately.
MG additionally formally started accepting reserving for the Gloster on September 24, with the reserving quantity set at Rs 1 lakh.
- The Gloster comes is 4 trim ranges – Super, Smart, Sharp and Savvy.
- Powered by a 2.0-litre diesel engine with both 163hp or 218hp.
- Rivals embrace the Ford Endeavour, Toyota Fortuner and Mahindra Alturas G4.
|MG Gloster worth|
|Variant||Price (ex-showroom, Delhi)|
|Super (7-seater)||Rs 28.98 lakh|
|Smart (6-seater)||Rs 30.98 lakh|
|Sharp (7-seater)||Rs 33.68 lakh|
|Sharp (6-seater)||Rs 33.98 lakh|
|Savvy (6-seater)||Rs 35.38 lakh|
MG Gloster worth and variants
The Gloster is being provided in 4 trim ranges – Super, Smart, Sharp and Savvy. Starting with the bottom Super trim (priced at Rs 28.98 lakh), it comes solely with a seven-seat configuration (a bench seat within the second row). It will get numerous commonplace gear, akin to six airbags, ESP, traction management, hill maintain, cruise management, auto headlights and wipers, a 6-way manually adjustable driver’s seat, a 12.3-inch touchscreen infotainment system and extra.
The Smart trim (priced at Rs 30.98 lakh) provides options like a sunroof, paddle shifters, 3-zone local weather management, MG’s ‘i-Smart’ related automobile tech, and Android Auto and Apple CarPlay assist, to call a number of. It can solely be had in a six-seat configuration, with captain seats within the center row.
Coming to the Sharp trim (priced at Rs 33.68-33.98 lakh), it may be had in both a six- or seven-seat configuration. Some key options over the Smart trim embrace a panoramic sunroof, a powered driver’s seat with heating, air flow, therapeutic massage and reminiscence capabilities, a 12-speaker sound system, 360-degree parking cameras, blind spot monitoring system and extra.
The top-spec Savvy trim (priced at Rs 35.38 lakh) can solely be had as a six-seater and will get the suite of ADAS (superior driver help system) options, like ahead collision warning, autonomous emergency braking, lane-departure warning, adaptive cruise management and hands-free parking.
MG Gloster engine and gearbox
The MG Gloster will get two diesel engine choices. The first is a 2.0-litre, four-cylinder turbo-diesel engine which churns out 163hp and 375Nm of torque. This engine is simply obtainable within the Super and Smart trim ranges.
The second engine possibility, a twin-turbo model of the identical engine, is obtainable on the upper Sharp and Savvy trims. It makes 218hp and 480Nm of torque. This setup additionally will get on-demand four-wheel drive with selectable drive modes.
Both engine choices come paired with an 8-speed computerized gearbox; there isn’t any handbook possibility.
MG Gloster rivals
MG’s flagship SUV competes within the full-size phase towards different 7-seat ladder-frame SUVs. This means, its key rivals embrace the Ford Endeavour, Toyota Fortuner and the Mahindra Alturas G4.
|MG Gloster vs Rivals costs (ex-showroom, Delhi)|
|MG Gloster||Toyota Fortuner||Ford Endeavour||Mahindra Alturas|
|Diesel MT||–||Rs 30.67-32.64 lakh||–||–|
|Diesel AT||Rs 28.98-35.38 lakh||Rs 32.53-34.43 lakh||Rs 29.99-35.10 lakh||Rs 28.73-31.73 lakh|
At this worth level, entry-level Gloster costs are decrease than the Fortuner’s by a large Rs 3.55 lakh and even undercut the Endeavour by Rs 1 lakh. The top-spec Gloster is a bit costlier than the Toyota and the Ford although. The Alturas G4 is extra inexpensive than all its rivals at each ends of the spectrum.
Nonetheless, the Gloster’s introductory pricing makes MG’s full-size SUV appear to be fairly a worth for cash proposition due to the spectacular house and gear on provide.
*Introductory worth legitimate till October 31, 2020 or first 2,000 clients
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