MG Astor SUV Launched – Specification, Features, Price, Competitors.

MG Astor SUV – All about MG Astor SUV ✓ Specification ✓ Exterior ✓ Interior ✓ Mileage ✓ Color ✓ Features ✓ Price ✓ Comparison.

last updated on: 12-10-2021

MG motors India has launched its most-awaited SUV car “Astor” with starting price of Rs. 9.78 lakhs (ex-showroom, India) and top model price goes upto Rs. 16.78 lakhs. However, the company will open its bookings for customers from 21st October and deliveries will commence from November. As we reported earlier about the Astor SUV will keep same exterior design from the Electric MG ZS SUV as well as Interiors with some different features. The Astor gets a 1.3-litre turbo-petrol and a 1.5-litre petrol engines and First SUV as well to get Level 2 ADAS features. The Astor has been positioned below the Hector in MG’s SUV lineup. The car rivals with the likes of the Hyundai Creta, Kia Seltos, Nissan Kicks, Renault Duster, Skoda Kushaq and the Volkswagen Taigun.

MG Astor Exterior Design

The MG Astor exterior design based on the ZS EV, however, the brand gives it some subtle changes to help it differentiate from the ZS EV. Astor will get a redesigned front with slimmer full-LED headlamps, a new hexagonal grille and chunkier bumpers. The rear will also get sharper LED tail lamps, a prominent faux skid plate and new bumpers. The car also gets a new alloy design. Apart from, Exterior includes 5 exterior colour choices, namely, Aurora Silver, Candy White, Glaze Red, Spiced Orange and Starry Black.

MG Astor Interior

The Astor gets some unique elements in the cabin. Inside of the car Inside, one can find a 7-inch digital instrument cluster, 10.1-inch infotainment touchscreen, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity, 6-way electrically adjustable driver seat, panoramic sunroof, and electronic parking brake. Beside this, the Astor is available in three interior colour schemes – dual tone Sangria Red, dual tone Iconic Ivory and Tuxedo Black. However, the real highlight of the Astor’s cabin is the robot-like device that sits on the dashboard and serves as your in-car personal assistant. The Astor SUV equipped with Level 2 ADAS features that use a camera and radar for carrying out functions like Automatic Emergency Braking (AEB), Adaptive Cruise Control, Lane Departure Warning, Lane Keep Assist and so on.

MG Astor Engine

MG Astor powered by two petrol engines, The first is a 110hp, 144Nm, 1.5-litre naturally aspirated four-cylinder petrol engine which comes mated to a five-speed manual or eight-step CVT automatic gearbox. The other engine option is a 140hp, 220Nm, 1.3-litre, three-cylinder turbo-petrol engine that only gets a 6-speed torque converter automatic.

Petrol engine MG Astor SUV
Engine type 1.5-litre naturally aspirated VTi petrol engine
Displacement 1,498 cc
No. of cylinders 4
Power 108 bhp @ 6,000 rpm
Torque 144 Nm @ 4,400 rpm
Transmission 5-speed Manual or CVT-Automatic
Emission Standard BS-6
Drive-train FWD
Petrol engine MG Astor SUV
Engine type 1.4-litre, three-cylinder turbo-petrol engine
Displacement 1,349 cc
No. of cylinders 4
Power 138 bhp @ 5,600 rpm
Torque 220 Nm @ 3,600 rpm
Transmission 6-speed torque-converter Automatic only
Emission Standard BS-6
Drive-train FWD
MG Astor SUV – Dimensions & Weight
Length 4,323 mm
Width 1,809 mm
Height 1,650 mm
Wheelbase 2,585 mm
Ground Clearance 141 mm
No. of Doors 5-Doors
Seating Capacity 5-Person
No. of Seating Rows 2-Rows
Bootspace 400-litres
Fuel Tank Capacity 45-litres
Suspensions, Brakes & Steering
Front Suspension McPherson Strut
Rear Suspension Torsion Beam
Front Brake Type Disc
Rear Brake Type Disc
Steering Type Power assisted (Electric)
Wheel Type Alloy Wheels
Front Tyres 215 / 55 R17
Rear Tyres 215 / 55 R17

MG Astor SUV – Mileage

Fuel Type Transmission Mileage
Petrol (1349 cc) Torque-converter Automatic 16.3 kmpl
Petrol (1498 cc) Manual 14.3 kmpl
Petrol (1498 cc) CVT Automatic 14.0 kmpl

MG Astor SUV – Features

Standard Features:-

  • 10.1-inch touchscreen infotainment system
  • Jio e-SIM for connected car features
  • Fully digital instrument cluster
  • Wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto support Along with the new touchscreen
  • Steering-mounted audio controls
  • AC vents and the HVAC controls
  • 6-way electrically adjustable driver seat
  • 17-inch machined alloy wheels
  • Panoramic sunroof
  • Rain-sensing wipers
  • Leatherette interior upholstery
  • LED DRLs
  • Front cornering fog lamps
  • Automatic Headlamps
  • Electrically Adjustable ORVM’s
  • Cruise Control (Automatic variants only)
  • Automatic climate control
  • 360-degree camera
  • Engine start/stop button
  • Key-less Entry

Safety Features:-

  • Multiple Air-bags
  • ABS with EBD, Brake Assist
  • Electronic Stability Program
  • Traction Control
  • Electric Parking Brake
  • Hill Hold Control and ESC
  • Forward Collision Warning
  • Automatic Emergency Braking
  • Level 2 ADAS features
  • Departure Assist
  • High-beam Assist
  • Blind-spot detection

MG Astor SUVColours

  • Spiced Orange
  • Aurora Silver
  • Candy White
  • Starry Black
  • Glaze Red

MG Astor SUV – Rivals

  • Tata Harrier
  • Kia Seltos
  • Nissan Kicks
  • Hyundai Creta
  • Skoda Kushaq
  • Volkswagen Taigun

MG Astor – Price

MG Astor Price List:-
Variants Name 1.5-Ltr Petrol Manual 1.5-Ltr Petrol CVT 1.3-Ltr Turbo-petrol Automatic
Style Rs. 9.78 lakh
Super Rs. 11.28 lakh Rs. 12.68 lakh
Smart Rs. 12.98 lakh Rs. 14.18 lakh Rs. 15.88 lakh
Sharp Rs. 13.98 lakh Rs. 14.98 lakh Rs. 16.78 lakh

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Last modified: October 12, 2021