MG Astor ; Rs. 9.98 – 17.72 Lakh
MG Astor Key Specifications
|1349 cc||1498 cc|
|Automatic||Automatic & Manual|
MG Astor Latest Updates
December 06, 2021: The MG Astor’s waiting period has now reduced in most metro cities. The SUV now carries a waiting period of up to three months, depending on the city and variant chosen. However, the carmaker has promised price protection should it fail to deliver the first batch of 5,000 units by the end of December 2021.
MG will likely announce the revised prices of the Astor in the first week of 2022. It competes with the Hyundai Creta, Kia Seltos, MG Hector, Tata Harrier, Nissan Kicks, Skoda Kushaq, and VW Taigun.
For all details, check out our first drive review.
MG Astor Price
The Astor is priced from Rs. 9.98 – 17.72 Lakh (ex-showroom Begusarai). Astor comes in 12 variants of spec and feature combinations and available in 5 colours. Astor also comes with 7 automatic variants starting at Rs. 12.98 Lakh.
MG Astor Specifications
The MG Astor comes equipped with two powertrains: a 110PS/144Nm 1.5-litre naturally aspirated petrol, and a 140PS/220Nm 1.3-litre turbo-petrol unit. Transmission options include a 6-speed manual and an 8-speed CVT for the NA motor and a 6-speed automatic for the turbo-petrol unit. The Astor is 4323mm long, 1809mm wide, 1650mm tall, and has a 2585mm wheelbase.
MG Astor Features
MG packs the Astor with segment-first autonomous driver aid kit, which includes forward collision warning, autonomous emergency braking, adaptive cruise control, lane-keeping assist, and high-beam assist. Other features include a 10.1-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto and connected car tech, a 7-inch digital driver display, AI-driven features with voice command-based functions, a panoramic sunroof, a 6-way powered driver seat, and automatic climate control. Safety is taken care of with six airbags, ABS with EBD, ESP, brake assist, a 360-degree camera, traction control, hill hold/descent control, and disc brakes on all wheels.
MG Astor Competitors
The MG Astor competes with the Hyundai Creta, Kia Seltos, MG Hector, Tata Harrier, Nissan Kicks, Skoda Kushaq and VW Taigun.
MG Astor Variants
MG offers the Astor in five broad trims: Style, Super, Smart, Sharp and Savvy.
The MG Astor comes in five paint schemes: Spiced Orange, Aurora Silver, Glaze Red, Candy White, and Starry Black…Read More
- Petrol (12 Variants)
- Manual (4 Variants)
- Automatic (8 Variants)
|Astor Style1498 cc . Petrol . Manual||Rs. 9.98 Lakh||View February Offers|
|Astor Super1498 cc . Petrol . Manual||Rs. 11.49 Lakh||View February Offers|
|Astor Super CVT1498 cc . Petrol . Automatic||Rs. 12.98 Lakh||View February Offers|
What is good and bad in Astor?
- Astor PositivesSimple yet attractive design, comfortable seating for four, sets a new benchmark in terms of cabin quality, punchy turbo petrol engine, ADAS adds a layer of safety and convenience.
- Astor NegativesNarrow cabin makes it strictly a four-seater, boot space seems lesser than the competition, some feel-good features like ventilated seats are missing.
- Expert’s ConclusionA well-balanced, compact SUV with a good mix of design, quality, performance, and safety. A solid contender in the segment.
Astor Expert’s Review
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