Exploring the MG 4 EV: A New Electric SUV in Pakistan

Exploring the MG 4 EV: A New Electric SUV in Pakistan

Exciting news for electric vehicle (EV) enthusiasts! MG Pakistan has introduced the MG 4 EV to its already impressive lineup of hybrids and EVs. The newly introduced SUV is another exciting addition in its EV lineup. And why not! Its top variant can cover a distance of up to 450 km in a single charge (more than the distance between Lahore & Islamabad). Here, we will see the MG 4 EV price in Pakistan, specs, and features.

MG 4 EV Price in Pakistan and Variants

New MG 4 EV price in Pakistan starts from Rs.10,999,000 and that goes up to Rs.12,999,000. 

VariantPrice (PKR)
MG 4 Excite Rs.10,999,000
MG 4 EssenceRs.12,999,000

Booking and Delivery Information

You can now book the MG 4 EV with a partial payment of Rs.5,000,000. Expect delivery in approximately 120 days.

MG 4 EV Performance

Wondering about the performance of the new MG 4 EV in Pakistan? We have gathered some of the most important details for you.

SpecsMG 4 ExciteMG 4 Essence
Performance & TransmissionMG4 SE Standard RangeMG4 SE Long Range
TransmissionFixed ratioFixed ratio
Driven wheelsRear wheel drive, motor at rearRear wheel drive, motor at rear
Electric motor typeSynchronous MotorSynchronous Motor
Battery capacity (nominal),51 kWh64 kWh
Maximum power, PS (kw)170 (125)203 (150)
Maximum torque, lb ft (NM)184 (250)184 (250)
0-62mph (100kmh), seconds7.77.9
Maximum speed, mph (km/h)100 (160)100 (160)
On-board charger, AC7kW7kW
Maximum rapid charge capability,117kW135kW
Estimated charging time (2.2kW 3-Pin Domestic), 10 to 100% (emergency use)20.5 hours26.0 hours
Estimated charging time (150kW DC public rapid charger), 10 to 80%39 minutes35 minutes

MG 4 EV Range

The range of MG 4 EV variants is as follows.

  • MG 4 Excite: 350 km
  • MG 4 Essence: 450 km

Specifications of MG 4 EV

The following are some important specs of MG 4 EV: 

SpecsMG 4 ExciteMG 4 Essence
L x W x H4,287 x 2,060 x 1,504 (mm)4,287 x 2,060 x 1,504 (mm)
Wheelbase2,705mm 2,705mm 
Seating capacity55
Tyre size17-inch17-inch
Kerb weight1655 kg1685 kg

As can be seen, the two variants are identical in terms of size, seating capacity, etc. Their ride comfort and handling is identical as well as both come with a wheelbase of 2,705mm.

MG 4 EV Features

Comfort and safety features available in the new MG 4 electric car are many more than you think. Let’s check them out here.

  • 17″ Alloy Wheels
  • 10.25″ floating color touchscreen
  • 7″ full digital driver information display
  • USB ports (2 front, 1 rear)
  • Apple CarPlay & Android Auto
  • Climate control
  • Leather steering wheel
  • ABS and EBD
  • Front side airbags
  • Front dual airbags
  • Front passenger airbag deactivation switch
  • Hill Launch Assist
  • EBA
  • ESP
  • Driver’s seat belt reminder
  • Alarm & immobilizer
  • Adaptive Cruise Control 
  • Active Emergency Braking with Pedestrian and Bicycle Detection
  • Lane Keep Assist (LKA) with Lane Departure Warning System (LDWS)
  • Intelligent Speed Limit Assist with traffic sign recognition
  • Intelligent High Beam Assist
  • Driver Attention Alert

Competitors of New MG 4 EV

In Pakistan’s auto market, subcompact and compact crossover SUVs are plentiful, but EV options are limited. The MG 4 EV faces competition primarily from hybrids & petrol engine crossovers, including models like the Haval H6 HEV, KIA Sorento 3.5L FWD, and Toyota Corolla Cross. It will also compete with its own sister EV, MG ZS because of its lower price and competitive features.

Final Verdict

While the MG 4 EV is a promising addition to the Pakistani EV market, it’s crucial to consider the backdrop of rising electricity rates in the country. Despite this, the MG 4 EV offers impressive specs and features, with a range of up to 450 km per charge. It is a practical choice for those planning to drive both within and between cities, though not for very long distances.

What are your thoughts on the newly arrived MG 4 EV? Do you think that it is the right time to introduce an EV in the country when people are already protesting against the high electricity price? Share your opinion in the comments below!

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