The Hector Plus 6 Seater SUV gets additional row with no change in its dimensions
- MG Hector Plus continue to plonk the same engine as its 5-seater mate
- No major changes to the exterior except for the grille and other minor tweaks
- Hector Plus cabin gets a new theme – black-brown
The British automotive company has introduced its third product in the country, the MG Hector Plus 6 Seater SUV at the ongoing 2020 Auto Expo. The SUV is expected to be launched by the mid-2020 at a price point which would be Rs 80,000-1 lakh dearer than the existing MG Hector. The present Hector starts at Rs 12.73 lakh (ex-showroom, New Delhi). The engines would be BS6 compliant in the new vehicle.
MG Hector Plus 6 Seater Exterior differences
The Hector with the added row looks identical to its 5-seater cousin albeit a few cosmetic changes such as redesigned grille, LED headlamps with DRLs, tail lamps and a restyled bumper. The profile and alloys remain the same as the outgoing version. Though it has stretched by 40mm to 4695mm in length.
MG Hector Plus 6 Seater Interior changes
Inside, the cabin is identical too except for a new upholstery theme and an added third row. It gets a black and brown combo which gives the interior a premium look. It features captain seats in the second row and a bench for the third-row passengers. The MG Hector 5-seater came with a massive boot space of 587 litres which is now compromised to accommodate the additional third row.
MG Hector Plus 6 Seater Engine and specifications
The Hector Plus SUV will be offered with the same set of engines as the existing Hector. Here are the three engines along with their specifications which are offered in the current version.
|MG Hector specs||Diesel||Turbo-petrol||Hybrid|
|Engines||2.0L||1.5L turbo-petrol||1.5L turbo-petrol with mild-hybrid|
|Transmission||6 Speed Manual||6 Speed Manual/Automatic||6 Speed Manual|
MG Hector Plus 6 Seater Features
The dashboard and other features will be carried forward in the upcoming Hector Plus 6 Seater SUV. It will be offered with a 10.4-inch touchscreen infotainment system compatible with Android Auto, Apple CarPlay and i-SMART 2.5 connected car tech. Moreover, a panoramic sunroof, cruise control, automatic climate control, voice-assisted command, coloured multi-info display and steering mounted controls among others.
MG Hector Plus 6 Seater Safety
The upcoming MG Hector Plus 6 Seater is expected to feature 6 airbags, ABS with EBD, ESC (Electronic Stability Control), parking sensors, a 360-degree camera and many more.