The British brand MG, which is currently owned by the Chinese concern SAIC, introduced the electric crossover Marvel R in the European version.
In China, the MG Marvel model is known as Roewe Marvel. It debuted in 2018 and was updated in 2020. A version under the MG brand was planned to be presented in the spring, but there was a delay. In the Comfort and Luxury trim levels, the car is equipped with two electric motors on the rear axle. In total, they develop 180 hp. and 410 Nm of torque. Acceleration to 100 km / h takes 7.9 seconds, top speed is limited to 200 km / h.
The top-of-the-line MG Marvel Performance adds a third electric motor in the front. Power with it increases to 288 hp, and the moment reaches 665 Nm. From one place to the first “hundred” such MG Marvel accelerates in 4.9 seconds, but its maximum speed is the same.
All versions of the MG Marvel electric cross are equipped with a 70 kWh battery. With two electric motors, it is enough for 402 km of run. At the same time, the 3-engine Marvel travels up to 370 km. The car has a function of returning the charge to external electrical consumers.
The MG Marvel model has two luggage carriers: 357 liters in the back and another 150 liters under the hood. The vertical multimedia screen, similar to the one found in Tesla, measures 19.4 inches diagonally. But the electronic dashboard of its standard dimension is 12.3 inches. Optional enhancements include a combination interior trim, multiple active safety technologies, and a Bose sound system. Prices on the European market for MG Marvel range from 40 to 48 thousand euros.