We have already told you that MG Motor India is working on a petrol engine-powered ZS SUV in India. The carmaker already sells the EV version of the ZS in India. Although there is such a rumor in the market that this SUV will be called MG Aster. Because MG had trademarked the name in India last year. This SUV was also introduced at the 2020 Auto Expo.
Design to be taken from UK spec model: Currently, several pictures of the prototype model of the MG ZS petrol SUV are doing the rounds on the internet, which appear to be the production version of the model. In the images, we can see a glimpse of the new grille and headlamps, along with silver inserts on the bumper and dual-tone alloy wheels, which are similar to the UK-spec MG ZS SUV. According to the report, the Indian spec model will match the UK spec model of this SUV in terms of styling.
Engine and Power: More details about engine options and other features have not been revealed at the moment, but it is believed that globally this SUV will be powered by a 1.5-liter naturally aspirated petrol engine, 1.3-litre turbo petrol engine, and 1.0-liter petrol engine. liter turbo petrol engine. We expect the initial two engines to be offered in India with transmission options that will include a 5-speed manual and the option of a 6-speed automatic and CVT automatic respectively.
Based on the old photos of the car's cabin, it can be said that this SUV will come with a three-spoke flat-bottom multi-functional steering wheel, large touchscreen infotainment. The SUV will also get an all-digital instrument cluster along with a larger MID unit that shows a digital image of the SUV as well as all vehicle settings.