The massive SUV by MG has officially been launched in India with a starting price range of Rs 28.98 lakh (ex-showroom, introductory). MG Gloster is the fourth offering by the company in the Indian market after Hector, ZS, EV & Hector Plus.
The new SUV is very promising on both on and off-road capabilities. It also features a prominently comfortable cabin. And the biggest competition it will give to the rivals is its price point.
The base model of the Gloster carries a price tag of Rs 28.98 lakh, making it cheaper than the base variant of Endeavour.
However, the top diesel variants of both Gloster & Endeavour are relatively similar priced. But the difference of somewhere around Rs 28000 is in favour of Ford.
Talking about Fortuner’s base variant, it is cheaper by around Rs 30000. But this pricing is for a petrol unit. The diesel variant of the Fortuner’s SUV starts from somewhere around Rs 30.67 lakhs and goes up to Rs 34.43 lakh. This is almost Rs 1lakh cheaper than MG Gloster which carries a price tag of Rs 35.38 lakh for its top variant.
Price Comparison With Its Rivals
|Car||Base Variant Price||Top Variant Price|
|MG Gloster||Rs 28.98 lakh (Super AT)||Rs 35.38 lakh (Savvy AT)|
|Ford Endeavour||Rs 29.99 lakh (Titanium AT)||Rs 35.10 lakh (Titanium+ and AT Sport)|
|Toyota Fortuner||Rs 30.67 lakh (4X2 AT)||Rs 34.43 lakh|
Features of MG Gloster
The company has packed a plethora of segment-first features and several safety features with the new Gloster. These features are completely new in the Indian market.
Claiming to be India’s first Level 1 autonomous premium SUV, it is equipped with:
- Assisted Cruise Control
- Assisted Braking Lane
- Assisted Parking Facilities, and
- Lane Warning System
Engine & Performance
The new SUV is powered by a 2.0 litre, twin-turbo diesel engine that delivers 215 bhp power & a peak torque of 480 Nm.
The Gloster uses an eight-speed auto transmission unit (standard) to deliver the power from the engine to the wheels.
The new MG Gloster is 5005mm in length, 1932mm in width, stands 1875mm tall and features a wheelbase of 2950mm.
MG Gloster’s booking has already started and you can book one too by depositing Rs 1 lakh.
(All the prices mentioned above indicative and are ex-showroom)