by Priya Jadhav
New Delhi, January , 2020: Ending the year on a strong note, MG Motor India today revealed the monthly retail sales figures for MG HECTOR, the country’s first internet car. In December 2019, the marquee carmaker recorded retail sales of 3,021 units. Since July 2019, the carmaker recorded total sales of 15,930 units. Its second vehicle in India – the MG ZS EV, India’s first pure electric internet SUV – will go on sale in January 2020.
Commenting on the sales performance in 2019, Rakesh Sidana, Director – Sales, MG Motor India, said, “As a new entrant in the Indian market, the robust sales momentum of our first offering, the HECTOR, has been very encouraging. We are working closely with our global and local suppliers to increase the production of the HECTOR in 2020 to support the booking backlog. In line with our focus on customer satisfaction, we are constantly evaluating the emerging demand for the HECTOR in newer markets across India. We are proactively setting up more service centres closer to our prospective customers to elevate their ownership experience with MG.
To make the ownership experience of the HECTOR more exciting, the carmaker is conducting various customer engagement events across multiple regions in a phase-wise manner. MG Motor India currently has over 150 centers across India and aims to further strengthen its network count to 250 centers by March 2020.
About MG Motor IndiaFounded in the UK in 1924, Morris Garages vehicles were world-famous for their sports cars, roadsters, and cabriolet series. MG vehicles were much sought after by many celebrities, including the British Prime Ministers and even the British Royal Family, for their styling, elegance, and spirited performance. The MG Car Club, set up in 1930 at Abingdon in the UK, has thousands of loyal fans, making it one of the world’s largest clubs for a car brand. MG has evolved into a modern, futuristic and innovative brand over the last 95 years. MG Motor India has its car manufacturing plant at Halol in Gujarat.