Bahrain’s first fully electric SUV MG ZS EV is now available to order
TDT | Manama
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MG Motor Bahrain - Zayani Motors, the exclusive distributor of MG Motor in Bahrain, has recently unveiled the MG ZS EV; Bahrain’s only fully electric vehicle that is available to order. Available for prices starting from BD12,180 the new sensation is a family-friendly electric SUV that is designed for those who want all the advantages of a zero-emissions vehicle without compromising on performance, practicality or style.
Powered by a 44.5kWh, liquid-cooled, lithium-ion battery, delivering 353Nm of instant torque and with 105kW of power, the MG ZS EV grants a driving range of up to 263 kilometres from a single charge, which is done seamlessly thanks to its CCS and Type 2 ports, mounted within the front grille for easy access from either side of the car.
Moreover, the MG ZS EV can be charged to up to 80% from a direct current rapid charging point, while it would take around seven hours to fully charge at home through a 7kW fixed wall charger. The new vehicle comes in three driving modes; Eco, Normal and Sport, allowing the car to fully adapt to your everyday driving needs and ensure you a smooth experience on city roads, off-roading or long-distance rides.
As for the cabin, the MG ZS EV is equipped with a range of features that make the cabin feel comfortable, convenient and relaxing, as it comes with an eight inch colour touchscreen with Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™, six speakers surround sound audio, satellite navigation and more to further enhance the level of technology found within this family-friendly electric SUV.
Additionally, the MG ZS EV comes with MG PILOT; a combination of up to 10 onboard easily-controlled systems that imbody MG’s firm commitment to safety, ensuring to keep you and your passengers safe by providing a unique and extensive range of safety and technology aids.
With its 10 Active Driver Safety, MG PILOT is constantly sensing your surroundings and keeping you alert for unseen hazards. Commenting on the occasion, Mohammed Zaki, General Manager at Zayani Motors, stated: “We are thrilled to be the Kingdom’s pioneers in the field of electric cars.
The world is changing now, with tremendous efforts being exerted to raise awareness on the dangerous impacts of carbon emissions on the environment. Hence, the global approach is focused now on promoting electrically-powered vehicles that do not leave a heavy impact on the environment.
This has been reflected by the announcement recently made by the Government of the Kingdom of Bahrain to bring carbon emissions to net zero by 2060. At Zayani Motors, we are glad to kickstart the trend of the future, enabling our valued clients to purchase a fully-electric SUV with advanced features.”
The MG ZS EV comes with an unmatched eight-year or 200,000 km warranty on the batteries (whichever comes first) across the MENA region.