MG Motor India unveiled its smart electric vehicle, the MG Comet EV, as a new chapter in urban mobility solutions for India. The GSEV-platform-based PureEV has a spacious design and possesses agility that allows stress-free commuting within the city. The Comet EV is the second EV in the portfolio and comes with user-friendly Smart technologies. The EV – MG Comet is available at an introductory price of Rs. Rs.7,98000/- (ex-showroom).
The MG Comet EV in India marks a pivotal moment in the evolution of urban mobility. The GSEV platform is the fastest to hit the 1 million EV sales mark globally. The car blends style, technology, and sustainability, and offers a spacious ride with unparalleled safety features.
The design of the MG Comet EV manifests the Future-Tech world. The Comet EV offers comfortable spacious, and enhanced legroom as well as headroom. The Curved Tech Body line accentuates the aerodynamic aspects of the Comet EV from the outside. The sides of the Comet EV carry a futuristic rear-view mirror design. The aero-craft cabin window in the second row allows for added visibility in the Comet EV.
The MG Comet EV has a comfortable and roomy cabin with a 4-seater configuration with 50:50 settings on the second row of seats. The cabin space is combined with smart technology configurations with many functions to support EV’s comfort and interactive aspects. The Comet EV’s multi-function steering comes combined with intelligent tech and futuristic pod-like controls that lend the EV a modern gadget-like feel.
The Rotary Gear Selector is a transmission operation with a rotary knob decorated with chrome rings and unique patterns. In addition, the center console is equipped with useful features such as electric window operation buttons and a 12-Volt charging port.
Smart Electric Package
MG EV has a range of around 230* km certified battery range, on a single charge. Its practical aspects like easy to drive, easy to manoeuvre, easy to park, easy to charge, and easy on the pocket and environment.
*The range figure is based on internal tests at ARAI under standard test conditions. Actual performance figures may differ in conditions other than test conditions.
In the dashboard section, MG Comet EV presents a touch of sophistication. The in-built iSmart system comes with 55+ Connected Car Features & 100+ Voice Commands. It has a Floating Twin Display widescreen with a 10.25” head unit and a 10.25” digital cluster. The entertainment system comes equipped with widgets with three fully customizable pages to give access to a range of entertainment, and connectivity options. Another unique feature of this EV is the smart key. The appealing and stylish design of the key adds to the Tech-Vibe. (Digital key is an aspect of i-Smart, it’s not associated with the Smart key).
This EV has been evaluated by MG to provide an empowering charging cost of Rs 519 per 1,000 km**.
**Figures may vary as per different power tariffs.
The Comet EV is a safe and robust vehicle in all aspects, be it its exterior or the interior. It comes powered with a 17.3 kWh Li-ion battery with Prismatic Cells that have undergone 39 battery plus car safety tests for longer cycle life. It is IP67-rated, which makes it highly resistant to water and dust. All these ensure maximum safety for every possible condition. The High Strength Vehicle Body with 17 hot stamping panels makes the overall structure of the MG Comet EV strong and safe. The EV comes loaded with segment-leading active and passive safety features such as Dual Front Airbags, ABS +EBD, Front & Rear 3 pt. Seat Belts, Rear Parking Camera & Sensor, TPMS (Indirect), and ISOFIX Child Seat.
In addition, MG has also introduced two special editions of the Comet EV- the Gamer edition and the LIT edition – tailored to vibe with the personalities of the next generation of urban commuters—gaming and tech communities, and fashionistas. This EV will come with several personalization options including 250+ decal options, graphics, etc. to add the fun and tech vibe of the Smart EV for its different genres of Gen Z customers.
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