Bangkok, 21 June 2018 – SAIC Motor-CP Co., Ltd. and MG Sales (Thailand) Co., Ltd. announce the launch of the ALL NEW MG3 colourful hatchback that presents a new dimension of fun with unique characteristic and driving features. The ALL NEW MG3 - “WE ARE FUN” is the latest addition model from MG, with a colourful exterior that boasts sport-luxury design, packed with functions to enhance your driving experience on every journey.
With the incorporation of modern technology, the ALL NEW MG3 is designed under the Brit Dynamic concept, which offers ultimate Performance, Handling, design and safety functions for a better and more secure drive With the combination of design, technology, colour, comfort and agility, the ALL NEW MG3 is the vehicle of choice for new generations to go out and explore the world in every day.
In addition, the ALL NEW MG3 comes with the intelligent i-SMART system that supports Thai voice command, which combines updated functions such as online music, hotel and restaurant review for navigation system. Fun experience with a full in-car online entertainment system. The car also comes equipped with 8 SYNCHRONIZED PROTECTION SYSTEM for the safety of all passengers.
Pongsak Lertrudeewattanavong, Vice-President of MG Sales (Thailand) Co., Ltd said: “Today, we are launching the ALL NEW MG3 as a response to the positive feedback from MG3, with over 17,000 units sold. The launch of the ALL NEW MG3 is to reinforce consumer confidence in MG as a leading car brand that is always on the edge of innovation. The ALL NEW MG3 is inspired by the MG E-Motion prototype, which combines innovation and cutting-edge technology with internet connectivity to provide the utmost convenience for drivers. This fun and safe driving experience underlines the trend-setter spirit of the new generation. We expect that the ALL NEW MG3 will reach sales of up to 10,000 units within 2018.”
The ALL NEW MG3 sports upgraded British styling to offer more fun and agility, in line with the lifestyle of new generations. The car comes with a new front grille design, Projector Headlamp, brightly hued Brilliant Brit Duo Colour Styling and a wider viewing angle with its Electronic Sunroof. Further visual enhancements are incorporated with the LED Light Guide, a sophisticated side design with clear lines from the front to the rear wheel arch, and a set of attention grabbing 16-inch Bi-Colour Alloy Wheels.
The car interior is designed for a more premium sport-luxury feel, with spacious front and rear seating that houses a modern graphic finishing. The rear seats can be folded separately for 60:40 luggage space. For further enjoyment, MG has added an 8-inch touch screen that combines functions such as music, movies, hotel and restaurant search, as well as a rear view camera and parking sensor.
The ALL NEW MG3 is powered by a 1.5-liter DOHC VTi-TECH petrol engine delivering 112-horsepower at 6,000 rpm, 150 Nm of torque at 4,500 rpm, and a new automatic transmission to meet every driving expectation.
MG recognises the importance of safety in the ALL NEW MG3, as well as other MG car models with the USD (Ultimate Stiffness Design) body and dual-front airbags. For extra security, the ALL NEW MG3 comes equipped with the SYNCHRONIZED PROTECTION SYSTEM, with 8 integrated functions: Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS) with Electronic Brake Force Distribution (EBD), Electronic Brake Assist (EBA), SCS (Stability Control System), Curve Brake Control (CBC), Traction Control System (TCS), Hill Start Assist System (HAS), and anti-skid system when the gear is suddenly lowered with the Motor Control Slide Retainer (MSR).
In addition, the new and improved intelligent i-SMART connection system on the 8-inch colour display touch screen comes equipped with online music streaming and restaurant and hotel recommendations reviews for the utmost driving experience. The car compatible with Bluetooth connection, as well as a ready USB port. At the same time, the ALL NEW MG3 can gather important information about the car to inform drivers at any time via smartphone about fuel level, air bags and door status. It also helps to alert about unusual vehicle movements that may be caused by theft. For the NEW MG ZS customers, update new functions on the intelligent i-SMART system at MG Dealerships nationwide from the 22 June, 2018 onwards.
The ALL NEW MG3 is available in five colours - Tudor Yellow, Ruby Red, Marina Blue, Arctic White and Black Knight. Customers who purchase the ALL NEW MG3 will receive a complimentary five-year i-SMART package, and protection under its Passion Service with a 4-year/120,000 km warrant, 24-hour Roadside Assistance, with access to MG Call Centre 1267 and Mobile Services. For more information and test drive opportunities of the ALL NEW MG3, please visit MG Dealerships nationwide or at FAST AUTO SHOW 2018 on 27 June – 1 July at Booth A03, BITEC, Bangna.