MG Motor India has launched the all-new HECTOR 2021 range starting at Rs. 12.89 lakhs. HECTOR 2021 is now more evolved as it comes loaded with several first-in-segment features, dual-tone exteriors and interiors, and a plethora of options to choose from. India’s first internet SUV now has a Thermopressed Front Chrome Grille, luxurious Champagne and Black Dual-Tone themed interior, 18-inch Stylish Dual-Tone Alloys, updated i-SMART with industry-first Hinglish voice commands and many more features that add to its style statement. As part of the HECTOR 2021 range, the segment leader is now available in its newly launched 7-seater avatar along with 5 and 6-seater options.
The HECTOR 2021 5-seater comes with an all-new Bold Thermopressed Front Chrome Grille, which adds a sense of depth to its stance. It looks further get enhanced with larger 18-inch Stylish Dual-Tone Alloys, a Dark Rear Tailgate Garnish, and Gunmetal Finish on front & rear skid plates. It also gets other new features like front ventilated seats, wireless charging, auto-dimming interior rear-view mirror and industry-first Hinglish voice command. The bestselling SUV now also has a luxurious Champagne and Black Dual-Tone themed interior option.
2021 MG Hector 7-seater (starts at INR 13.34 lakhs)
The newly introduced 7-seater variant of HECTOR Plus is an Internet SUV with a Panoramic Sunroof and gets updated 18-inch Stylish Dual-Tone Alloys. It provides room for more occupants with 2nd row bench seats for 3 adults and the 3rd row for two children. The 7-seater will come in Style, Super, Smart, and a new ‘Select’ trim level.
2021 MG Hector Facelift 6-seater with Captain Seats (starts at INR 15.99 lakhs)
The HECTOR Plus 6-seater with captain seats also gets updated 18-inch Stylish Dual-Tone Alloys, Front Ventilated seats, wireless charging, and Auto-Dimming IRVM.
In line with MG’s commitment to be at the forefront of the Auto-Tech Space, HECTOR 2021 has introduced an upgraded i-SMART with Hinglish Voice commands. MG HECTOR 2021 is equipped with engine start alarm and an in-car voice alert for critical tyre pressure. The internet SUV can now also understand & respond to 35+ Hinglish commands that control various in-car functions such as Sunroof (“Khul Ja Sim Sim”), FM (“FM Chalao”), AC (“Temperature Kam kar do”) & many more.
MG HECTOR 2021 comes with 60+ Connected car features with newly added features like i-SMART app on Apple watch, voice search for songs in Gaana app, Wi-Fi connectivity, Weather forecast by Accuweather, & many more.
2021 MG Hector Facelift is India’s first internet car that introduced several industry-firsts and established new benchmarks in its segment. They include OTA update capability & sophisticated 48V mild-hybrid architecture alongside others. The vehicle continues to come with 25+ safety and security features as standard including Electronic Stability Program, Traction Control, Hill Hold Control, Rear Wiper & Washer and Rear Defogger.
MG has retailed more than 40,000 units of the feature-rich internet SUV so far with strong customer demand on a national level. HECTOR has also given MG the desired momentum with 250+ customer touchpoints across 65 cities to date in India.
MG HECTOR 2021 range continues to be powered with the industry-first MG SHIELD. Under this, MG offers the best-in-class total cost of ownership (TCO). It offers 5-year/Unlimited KMs warranty, 5-year Roadside Assistance, and Free Labour Charges for the first 5 periodic services. MG HECTOR provides the lowest Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) which is 45 paise per KM for Petrol and 60 paise per KM for Diesel variants (calculated up to 100,000 KMs of usage).
MG Motor India has further assured its customers about the resale value of the HECTOR range. The carmaker has tied up with CarDekho, which will buyback MG HECTOR PLUS at a residual value of 60% after three years of ownership under the “3-60” plan available at a very compelling price. The MG Hector 2021 will also be available under MG Subscribe with Myles and Zoom for a monthly subscription.
The 2021 MG Hector continues using the same powertrain options. This includes the 1.5-litre turbo petrol in standard and mild-hybrid forms, as well as the 2.0-litre FCA-sourced turbo diesel that develops 170PS and 350Nm of peak torque. The petrol engine is paired with a 6-speed manual and a DCT automatic, whereas the diesel only comes with a 6-speed manual transmission. Diesel automatic continues to be missing.