MG Cyberster will be the halo car of the brand

The concept is based on a custom architecture and can offer a range of about 800 km.

The Cyberster roadster will arrive by 2024 as an affordable halo car for MG, and one of three new models arriving on that date. It will build on the recent phenomenal success of the Chinese market in the UK: sales grew 66 percent last year, from 18,415 in 2020 to 30,600.

  • The MG 4 will arrive later this year
  • MG’s UK sales grew 66 percent last year
  • Concept was unveiled at the Shanghai Motor Show last April

MG Cyberster: Unveil Timeline

The MG 4 hatchback will be the first to arrive, later this year, and is the value-driven rival for the Volkswagen ID.3It is expected to become MG’s biggest seller next to – or even surpass – the MG ZS small SUV.

“The car stays true to our values ​​to get more of an MG,” said MG UK commercial director Guy Pigounakis of the MG 4. “It stands for cutting-edge technology, it has to be exciting and it has to represent fantastic value. for money. That does not mean cheap. “

He added, referring to the 400km range of the ZS EV, that the MG 4 “will be even more competitive based on a pound per mile range than today,” but added that the prices for the hatchback family have yet to be decided.

MG Cyberster: could reach about 800 km range

A production version of the Cyberster, first unveiled as a concept at the Shanghai Motor Show last year, will presumably be shown at this year’s Beijing Motor Show in April, given MG’s history of showcasing new models at major Chinese events .

The concept was said to be based on a custom EV architecture, and offers a range of about 800 km and a 0-100 km / h time of less than 3.0 sec.

Speaking about adding the Cyberster to the MG lineup, Pigounakis said: “The problem with sports cars is that everyone loves them, but not many people buy them.” However, he added that the global volume of MG means that it “can invest in sports cars and have a longer-term view of when there will be a return on investment”, adding that having a sports car “us mass PR will bring and marketing benefits ”.

The third new MG to arrive in 2024 has not yet been confirmed, but it will likely be a third SUV, given the continuing demand from consumers for high-speed cars.

MG’s EV roadplan in India

MG Motors sold 2,296 units of the pre-facelift ZS EV last year. MG also launched the facelifted model of the ZS EV for Rs 21.99 lakh. The manufacturer claims that too 25 percent of their sales will be EVs from next year.

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