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MG Motors is a British Automotive marque owned by SAIC Motor Corporation Limited, a Chinese state-owned automotive design and manufacturing company headquartered in Shanghai.

Fully Charged show lists the Top 10 affordable EVs available now in the UK for 2020

Robert Llewellyn from the Fully Charged show lists the ten most affordable EV’s available today in the UK as listed at the Electric Vehicle Database »

  1. Renault Zoe ZE50 R110 @ £26,170
  2. Peugeot e-208 @ £25,550
  3. Renault Kangoo Crew Van ZE33 @ £25,478
  4. Mini Electric @ £24,900
  5. MG ZS EV @ £22,495
  6. Volkswagen e-Up! @ £20,195
  7. SEAT Mii Electric @ £19,800
  8. Citroën C-Zero @ £17,520
  9. Skoda CITIGOe iV @ £17,455
  10. Smart EQ fortwo coupe @ £17,785

And then Robert gives us his opinion on why you might want to focus on either the Renault Zoe ZE50 R110 or the Volkswagen e-Up!

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New MG Cyberster concept is electric two-seat roadster » Is this the 21st century MGB?

MG Cyberster Concept

MG Cyberster Concept

Autocar »

MG has released images and limited details of a new electric sports car concept called the Cyberster.

Posted by MG Motor UK’s Chinese parent firm, SAIC, the images show a two-door roadster. They appear to be artistic renderings, suggesting the Cyberster concept may be at an early stage.

More » Autoblog, Auto Express, Carscoops, DrivingElectric

MG 5 EV stationwago estate is heading to UK showrooms as soon as pandemic restrictions are relaxed

MG 5

MG 5

Lawrence Allan / Autocar »

Sales and marketing boss confirms new EV will go on sale as soon as showrooms reopen

MG Motor is set to introduce a new electric estate model in the UK later this year, the brand’s sales and marketing boss has confirmed.

More » Automotive News Europe, Elektrocar News

Autocar updates it’s long-term test review of the 2020 MG ZS EV

MG ZS EV

MG ZS EV

Tom Morgan, Autocar »

While most of its electric rivals are supermini or even city car sized, the ZS delivers a higher-riding bodystyle with plenty of space for a family of four. I can’t think of another EV at this price that can swallow a mountain bike without at least one of the bike’s wheels being detached first. Our well-equipped Exclusive model also had plenty of useful tech, including fast-acting heated seats and a reversing camera with significantly better image quality than, say, a Peugeot 3008’s.

2nd-gen Kia Soul EV faces the MG ZS EV in a compact SUV shootout

Kia Soul EV

Kia Soul EV

MG ZS EV

MG ZS EV

AutoExpress UK »

It might be pricier, but you get what you pay for with the Soul EV. Its boot is smaller than the MG’s, but not by enough to offset its more impressive range and efficiency. The South Korean SUV also edges the ZS EV for performance, but eclipses it when it comes to ride and refinement, as well as the infotainment system. It’s a convincing win for the Kia, if you can afford the extra outlay.

If you can’t afford to stretch to the Soul EV, then the ZS EV is every bit the brilliant but more budget-focused alternative to the Kia. For the money the level of connectivity and safety tech it offers is great, while it’s also practical, as spacious as the Kia, quick and comfortable enough. In this company quality and infotainment let it down, but it’s still an all-electric bargain, we think. » […]

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