MG DRIVES INTO NEPAL WITH THE LAUNCH OF GSPosted On: August 21, 2018 By : AutoLife Team
MG Motor is a British automotive company which has marked its entry into the Nepali market today by associating with one of the reputed automotive distributors-Paramount Motors. The company will launch its segment defining cars GS and ZS in Nepal. The origin of the brand’s name-Morris Garages-can be traced back to 1921 when motor manufacturer William Morris hired Cecil Kimber. The story of MG (Morris Garages) began in 1924 in the UK. In the years that followed, MG’s stunning sports cars and cabriolets were the ride of choice for many celebrities, including British Prime Ministers and several members of the British Royal Family
The brand launch ceremony was held at Naxal showroom today. The showroom was inaugurated by His Excellency Richard Morris (British Ambassador to Nepal) amidst a ceremony organized on 21st August, 2018 (5h Bhadra, 2075).
Mr. Sachin Aryal, General Manager, Paramount Motors, said, “MG is one of the fastest growing global automotive brands. Over the last few years, MG have built a strong foundation and exponentially grown the MG brand, entering new and emerging markets. The company had expressed intent of taking the MG brand all over the globe and today they are living up to this promise with the inauguration of the first distributorship in Nepal, Paramount Motors. This inauguration is a key milestone in MG’s growth strategy. MG has already established manufacturing plant in Thailand which uses the most advanced technology to manufacture the highest quality of automobiles. MG is also planning to invest in production facility in India which will start operation by first quarter of 2019, so as to expand its wide spreading network in the Southeast Asia to a new height.”
He added, “Speaking about the association with brand MG Motors, MG is one of the foremost automotive brands across the globe. It is an honor to be associated with an automotive giant with a legacy of innovation and passion in the global automotive industry. In the context of Nepal where the love for international automobiles have elevated in the present times, and MG’s GS and ZS being the most awaited SUV till date, we are highly positive that this association will be really productive; both for us and our valued customers.”
The state-of-the-art showroom facility of Paramount Motors is located at Naxal. The facility has been designed based on the MG Global Design concept, the new generation facility that is conceptualized to best address the evolving needs of customers by highlighting the value of the brand, products, services and accessories in a modern and more effective manner
MG Motors’s GS/ZS has been a great success which revolutionized the compact premium SUV segment alternative to sedans, creating a new era in automotive history. The global launch of the GS/ZS was a progressive step by MG to pursue its strategy of accessible mobility for all and is astep up in its international growth strategy. It also boasts of superior engineering, styling, safety and comfort features. MG prioritizes power and safety as its key features with excellent controls. safety air bags and well-built, high powered engines. MG SUV segment is one of the few cars which got 5 star rating along with the Crash Safety Scorer ANCAP Certificate, Australia.
MG GS comes fully packed with advanced specifications. From automatic headlamps to cruise control, rear parking sensors and camera, DAB radio and Bluetooth, one can get all the trendy specifications of the modern SUVs. GS comes with a 2.0 L engine, Turbo 4 cylinders, max torque of 350Nm and max power of 162 KW at governed rpm. It also has all wheel drive function and has a fuel tank capacity of 55 L. The height of MG GS is 1699 mm and the length is 4500 mm. MG GS is a SUV which doesn’t compromise with features.
MG ZS is equipped with specifications like 88 kilowatt power petrol engine with 4 cylinders, Torque of 150 Nm, length of 4314 mm, height of 1648 mm, wheelbase of 2585 and comes with fuel tank capacity of 48 L.