MG Motor crosses 1-lakh sales mark

MG Motor India recently announced that it has crossed 1 lakh cumulative sales milestones in the country since the launch of its first vehicle nearly three years ago. The brand introduced India’s first Internet SUV – Hector, India’s first Pure Electric Internet SUV – ZS EV, India’s first Autonomous (Level 1) Premium SUV – Gloster and MG Astor – India’s first SUV with a personal AI assistant and Autonomous (Level 2) technology.

MG has also solidified the concept of Car-as-a-Platform (CaaP), making cars smarter and safer. The brand is moving swiftly towards its vision of CASE (Connected, Autonomous, Shared, and Electric) mobility in India. “This marks a new milestone in the brand’s journey centred on constant innovation, experiential customer service, and a dedication to sustainability and community,” MG Motor India said in a statement.

Rajeev Chaba, President and Managing Director, MG Motor India, said, “In line with our core pillars – innovation, experiences, diversity, and community, we strive to give our best and delight every stakeholder who has put their trust in us from the beginning.” The company has been facilitating the creation of a more equal and diverse society, with Diversity & Inclusion being one of its core pillars. It has successfully integrated 37% of women employees into its workforce including the factory and aims to achieve 50% by Dec 2023, stated a company release.

“Our dedication to bringing positive changes to the Indian mobility space through smart mobility solutions and creating a sustainable future is becoming stronger every day,” he added. At present, the company has a manufacturing facility at Halol in Gujarat with an annual production capacity of 80,000 vehicles and employs nearly 2,500 workers. The automaker has also secured the second position among 4-wheeler mass-market vehicles in dealer satisfaction as per the Federation of Automobile Dealers Associations (FADA), the release added.