MG ZS EV, the newest electric SUV for the Indian market has been unveiled today, and we have all the highlights here. Expected to be launched in early 2020, the new electric SUV will be rivalling the likes of the Hyundai Kona Electric, and today MG Motor India revealed all the details about it's second car for the Indian market. The new MG ZS EV, also known as the eZS in the global markets, will be launched in only 5 cities in the country to begin with; these include, Delhi, Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Bengaluru and Hyderabad.
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The India-spec MG ZS EV will come to our shores via the CKD route and it's expected to share its powertrain with the UK spec model. So, the electric SUV will come with a 44.5 kWh battery, powering a synchronous motor that churns out 141 bhp and 353 Nm of peak torque. The lithium-ion unit can be charged up to 80 per cent in 40 minutes with a 50 kW DC charger or takes up to seven hours with a standard 7 kW charger. The company has also said that its electric vehicles will get over-the-air (OTA) technology and would go over 300 km on a single charge.
Visually, the ZS EV gets the signature MG look, featuring a diamond-studded pattern for the grille with a chrome surround, flanked by sharp LED headlamps. The front bumper comes with some sculpted lines with a wide central airdam. Other elements include stylish alloy wheels, silver roof rails, ORVMs with integrated indicators, among others.