MG Astor was launched last week at a starting price of Rs 9.78 lakh (ex-showroom) and its top trim will be sold for Rs 16.78 lakh (ex-showroom).
British carmaker MG recently launched its latest car Astor in India and after its booking started, MG Motor India has now informed that the company has received more than 5,000 bookings within just 20 minutes.
MG Motors said in a statement that the deliveries of the Astor will commence from November 1, 2021 and the company aims to deliver 5,000 units within this year. MG Astor has been launched at an introductory price of Rs 9.78 lakh.
MG Motors India has informed that the car has been sold out within 20 minutes of the start of booking of Astor. Let us tell you that the company had not even started the delivery of this car that it was completely sold out for this year.
The company had informed at the time of launch that MG will sell a total of 5,000 units of Astor this year. MG Astor was launched last week at a starting price of Rs 9.78 lakh (ex-showroom) and its top trim will be sold for Rs 16.78 lakh (ex-showroom).
Rajeev Chaba, Chairman and Managing Director, MG Motor India says that “The company is excited about the response it has received from the customers. He further added that given the global chip crisis the industry is going through, the company will only be able to do this this year. Can supply a limited number of cars.He expressed hope that next year will be better for the auto industry than this year.
The biggest feature of Astor is the personal AI assistant present in it. It comes with first-in-segment autonomous (Level 2) technology. It gets two engine options – a 1.5-litre four-cylinder petrol engine and a 1.3-litre three-cylinder, turbo-petrol engine. These engines are mated to a 6-speed automatic torque converter gearbox.
MG Astor’s ADAS feature includes 14 autonomous features such as High Collision Warning, Auto Emergency Braking, Cruise Control, Lane Keep Assistance, Blind Spot Detector, etc. In terms of safety, this car is a formidable player in its segment, as all its trims come equipped with 27 safety features.