ADAS-equipped MG ZS EV launched: 5 things you need to know


The MG ZS EV is one of the first mass-market EVs in the Indian market. It’s been so successful that the manufacturer has sold more than 10,000 electric crossovers. For 2022, the ZS EV has received a substantial facelift and is the electric version of the Astor currently on sale in our market. Now that the brand has updated it again with the ZS EV, here are five things people should know.

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| Updated on: July 14, 2023 at 13:08

MG Motor India has launched a new variant of the ZS EV electric SUV that will offer 17 Level 2 ADAS features.

MG ZS EV: Now with ADAS

The biggest update of MG ZS EV is the addition of Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS). The manufacturer added 17 Level 2 ADAS features to the electric crossover. It now comes with traffic jam assist, forward collision warning, speed assist, adaptive cruise control, and more. It’s only available on high-end models.

MG ZS EV: Safety equipment

In terms of safety configuration, the ZS EV is equipped with a hill descent mitigation system, a 360-degree surround view camera, rear parking sensors, an electronic stability control system, a tire pressure monitoring system, a hill start assist system and six airbags.

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MG ZS EV: Performance

Powering the ZS EV is an electric motor mounted on the front axle. It has a maximum power of 174 horsepower and a peak torque output of 280 Nm. 0-100 km/h acceleration takes only 8.5 seconds. Three driving modes are available – Eco, Normal and Sport.

MG ZS EV: Range, battery and charging

The battery pack size of the ZS EV is 50.3 kWh. The battery is designed to meet IP69K standards for better protection against dust and water, and complies with UL2580 Safety Management System and ASIL-D Enhanced Safety Integrity Level ratings.

MG claims a range of 461 kilometers on a single charge. The battery can be fully charged in 8.5 hours using a 7.4 kW AC charger. Fast charging is also available. Charge from 0% to 80% in just 60 minutes using a 50 kW DC fast charger.

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MG ZS EV: Features

The ZS EV comes with a panoramic sunroof, LED lighting, digital key, iSmart connected car technology, fully digital instrument cluster, touchscreen infotainment system, wireless phone charger, power driver’s seat and more.

First published date: Jul 14, 2023 at 13:08 pm CST

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