MG launched the ZS EV in March this year at Rs 21.99 lakh for the Excite variant and Rs 22.58 lakh for the Exclusive variant. However, MG had mentioned that deliveries of the entry-level variant will begin in July 2022. It was further delayed and now, the delivery of the base variant has finally started. Apart from this, MG has also increased the prices of both the variants. The Excite variant gets an increase of ₹59,000 while the Exclusive variant gets an increase of ₹61,800. Finally, customers can now opt for a new dual-tone iconic Ivory theme for an additional cost of ₹10,000 in the exclusive variant.
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Coming to the looks, the MG ZS EV facelift includes a revised front fascia. Being an EV, the front grille is completely closed and now gets full LED hockey headlamps with LED DRLs to accentuate the visuals. On the side are 17-inch tomahawk hub design alloy wheels which are different from Astor. The rear has LED tail lamps and a faux skid plate. The charging port is enclosed behind the front grill. It is available in red, silver, gray and black colors.
The 2022 MG ZS EV offers an improved range of 461 km with a battery pack rated at 50.3 kWh. It gets a 176 hp motor that enables it to accelerate from 0-100 kmph in less than 9 seconds. The ZS EV can be charged in a number of ways, including an onboard charging cable, AC fast chargers, DC super fast chargers at MG dealerships, the public charging network, and roadside assistance. The cabin of this EV features a 10.1-inch HD touchscreen with smart technology for 74+ connected car features such as voice commands for various car operations, remote lock/unlock, and even remote start. Other features of this MG include a digital instrument cluster, push-button start/stop, automatic climate control, a panoramic sunroof, rear center armrest, a 360-degree camera, electrically adjustable driver’s seat, and wireless phone charging, auto Wipers, drive included. mods, and hot ORVMs.
While the ZS EV’s safety features include six airbags, TPMS, ESP, HLA, HDC, EPB, blind spot detection system, pedestrian detection system, rear cross traffic alert, and ISOFIX mounts.