MG Qatar unveils 2022 MG GT sports sedan in Middle East

By Shilpa Annie Joseph, Desk Reporter
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MG Qatar, represented in Qatar by Auto Class Cars, has unveiled the all-new MG GT, as part of the British-born brand’s aim to expand its line-up by introducing a sporty new model.

According to the company, the all-new MG GT provides Middle East vehicle customers a fresh new alternative in the sedan category, with its aggressive athletic appearance and 1.5T powertrain for optimum power and performance.

The all-new MG GT is the brand’s first sports sedan to feature the third generation of its family design language, fully incorporated in the sporty all-new 2022 MG GT.

HE Sheikh Faleh Bin Nawaf Al Thani, Managing Director, Automotive at Nasser Bin Khaled Group said, “It is a pride to highlight that Qatar is one of the best-selling markets of MG in the region, and we will save no effort to sustain this success in the future.”

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Frank Zuaner
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“Following a series of fascinating MG models, whether sedan or SUVs, it is time now for a sporty model that will appeal to car enthusiasts. We are confident that this car will add great value to our operations and the local market. The launch of the all-new MG GT is part of our ongoing plans to meet the demand of all sectors, and present an ideal car that balances the needs of the most demanding sports drivers at competitive prices.”

Mr. Tom Lee, Managing Director of MG Motor Middle East commented, “The all-new MG GT serves as testimony to our challenger brand status as we continually seek to exceed expectations, while also introducing a new direction in regards to our design language.”

“The model is a well-equipped car that will further enhance the diverse nature of our exceptional line-up in the Middle East. It is also the ideal model for younger buyers who are looking for a cost-efficient, sporty car that delivers strong performance and provides drivers with an exciting driving experience, while simultaneously reflecting their rebellious spirit,” Mr. Lee added.

Inspired by the classic two-door MGB sports car, the all-new MG GT is the third sedan to join MG’s growing line-up of cost-efficient and high-value-for-money cars.

According to the statement, the all-new 1.5T MG GT is equipped with a highly efficient four-cylinder turbocharged engine and a DCT gearbox, which delivers a maximum horsepower of 173 PS and 250N.m maximum torque to accelerate the car from 0-100 km/h in 8 seconds.

It has an XDS curve dynamic control system that enhances the driving experience. The interior, which is available in contrasting red or black, reflects the dynamic look and feel.

Further, the all-new MG GT is well-equipped with a range of technologies that reflect MG’s forward-thinking approach. “The model comes with a body electronic stability control system, and a PDC rear reversing radar, as well an MG Pilot intelligent driving assistance system, a 360° view monitoring system, cruise control, and forward-collision warning among other features,” the company added.

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