MG Gloster starts strong, sold out for 2020
NEW DELHI: MG Motors India on Sunday announced Gloster SUV has received 2,000 bookings at its initial launch price and is sold out for the year.
The SAIC-backed company, which entered the market in 2019, recorded its highest-ever monthly retail sales for the MG Hector at 3,625 units in October 2020, registering a growth of 50% against 2,410 units sold in September 2020.
The carmaker recorded overall retail sales of 3,750 units during the month, registering a growth of 48% versus September this year (2,537 units). The same represents a growth of 6% vis-à-vis October 2019 when it had retailed 3,536 units. The pure electric vehicle MG ZS EV clocked 125 units in October 2020.
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The MG Gloster starts at Rs 28.98 lakh (ex-showroom) and goes up to Rs 35.38 lakh (ex-showroom).
Rakesh Sidana, Director – Sales, MG Motor India, said, “With festive demand, we have registered 48% growth vis-à-vis last month. We expect continued traction because of Diwali in November and are ramping up supplies to cater to the increasing demand. There has been a good response for Gloster which has crossed 2,000 bookings at its initial launch price.”
MG Motor India introduced its new contact-free technology suite ‘Shield+’ to enhance the customer experience. The carmaker has also tied up with Medklinn for its Cerafusion sterilisation technology for vehicle cabin sterilisation.