MG 350 is an elite car for an elite performer, which redefines luxury in an exceptional manner through its ride and convenience level. This British company has many titles on its wall of fame, like world's best sports car, best-selling car and world fastest car. This sedan is also known as Roewe 350 and shares its platform with MG5 hatchback. For the very first time, the car was showcased at the 2009 Shanghai Auto Show, where it won many hearts, both of audience and critics. After its Shanghai debut, the car was officially launched at the 2010 Beijing Auto Show. As for its history – MG aka Morris Garages was originally incorporated by two auto enthusiasts, namely Cecil Kimber and William Morris, but in its later life, the company got acquired by Shanghai Automotive Industry.
MG 350 comes packed with two different efficient petrol engine labeled as 1.5 litre Vti-TECH and 1.5 litre Turbo TECH engine. The non-turbo engine churns out the maximum power output of 108 PS @ 6000 rpm along with 135 Nm of peak torque at 4500 rpm. As for the turbo mill it generates greater power and torque figures at 129 PS @ 5500 and 210 Nm @ 2000-4400 rpm. Also, the engineers have mated non-turbo engine with 4-speed and 5-speed manual transmission, while the turbo mill is coupled with 6-speed manual and automatic transmission enhancing its acceleration and pick up count.
This luxury sedan has grown up to propose a classy and spacious interior featuring plenty of comfort elements. The premium features equipped inside the cabin includes, Virtual 6 disc player personalizing the vehicle’s information according to the driver’s preferences.Its entertainment front also includes, radio, AUX-in audio input, Bluetooth hands-free system, single CD player, and DVD player. Moreover, the holistic approach to safety is reflected with its number of advanced safety measures including ABS+BA+EBD+CBC, tyre pressure monitoring system, vehicle immobiliser, reserve parking sensor, parking camera, driver seat belt reminder and much more. blind spot detection, cameras around give you a 360-degree view, smart cruise control, ECM outside mirror and auto defogging system.
Considering both the aspects, mileage and performance, MG 350 have appointed this luxury sedan with 1.5 turbo and non-turbo petrol engine. These efficient engines deliver a fair mileage of 48.7 mpg which is appreciable while producing the CO2 emission as low as136 g/km.
Combined with 8-speed automatic transmission, the powerful 5.0 litre Tau engine employing GDi technology proposes surprising power and torque consistent with larger displacement engine. This powertrain has the capacity of producing 430 PS of maximum power output at 6400 rpm, along with the 510 Nm of peak torque at 5000 rpm.
The 1.5 litre Vti-TECH gasoline engine paired with 5-speed and 4-speed manual transmission pulls at most of the speeds, sounds energetic under acceleration and is still when cruising. MG 350 takes 10.9 seconds to achieve the speed mark of 100 km with the top speed is about 108 Mph.
MG 350 is designed with a powerful statement that brings you closer to your success, potential and dream. Every line and curve adorned on its polished body exhibit a natural leader of its persona. Commanding attention and exuding authority, the MG 350 is embedded with sleek honey grille finished with chrome treatment. Giving an appealing impression, the grille puts on a bold and elegant face which communicates its confidence and modernity. In addition, its beautifully crafted front profile looks more compelling, as it is fitted with LED headlamps integrating manual levelling that effectively light up the road at your every turn. The car also gets a smart sunroof that allows occupants to fully enjoy the outer scenic beauty. One of the eye-catching appointment of this car is its bonnet emblem defining the brands marque. LED Puddle lamps integrated under the wing mirrors are electronically adjustable giving the driver full coverage of the road. Moreover, the rear fog lamps concentrated with the red light makes your car visible to the traffic behind, which also increases the safety at foggy situations.
This luxury executive car comprises proper dimensions while expressing a mixed advance appearance. Its overall dimensions can be measured in the form of LxWxH as 4521 mm x 1788 mm x 1492 mm with the long wheelbase of 2650 mm offering extra provision for the legroom and headroom inside the cabin.
The interior space looks a lot comforting and spacious, thanks to its great features and wide dimensions. The seats are available in three upholstery: PVC+Fabric, Fabric and Leather. Further, increasing your comfort six-way electrically adjustable driver seat and four-way adjustable front passenger seat. Lower trims are bestowed with four-way manual and six-way manually adjustable driver's seat. Driver's arena is further equipped with leather wrapped multi-functional steering wheel that looks both stylish and ranks high on the utility front. Rear passengers also get many amenities like rear head restraint in the middle and armrest with cup holders.
In terms of comfort and convenience, the brand has made its best efforts and provided this car with exclusive features like trip computer which enable you to keep your eyes on the road and simultaneously on the information you require. The comfortable seats are upholstered with quality fabric brings a new touch of cozy lifestyle. To make your ride more entertaining, this car is equipped with virtual 6 disc player, DVD player, radio, and AUX-in audio input. In addition, increasing the convenience factor of this luxury car, it is provided with electronic air-conditioning (lower variants), climate control (higher trims), electronic sunroof, remote central door locking, lazy locking, and tilt adjustable steering column.
MG 350 is a perfect blend of comfort and classy design, making its occupants enjoy the every turn of their ride. Even though, to make the passengers feel more comfortable, this car offers the maximum boot volume of 458 L which can easily carry your luggage. Additionally, its large wheelbase offers a significant amount of roof for legs, head and shoulders which make you feel relax and stretch your legs during the long journeys.
The most exclusive addition to MG 350 is the revolutionary 1.5L Vti-TECH and 1.5L Turbo TECH gasoline engine. This efficient engine is built with aluminium which makes its weight lighter which enhances its performance effectively. The non-turbo engine comprises the capacity of producing 80 kW of maximum power output at 6000 rpm, along with 135 Nm of peak torque at 4500 rpm. Alongside, it is coupled with four-speed and five-speed manual transmission that delivers lightning fast gear changes, with no interruption to the flow of power. While, the 1.5L turbo mill generates 95 kW at 5500 rpm and 210 Nm at 2000-4400 rpm. The said engine is coupled to either a six-speed manual or automatic transmission.
MG 5 is exclusively fitted with a number of entertainment features. Onboard, it proposes virtual six disc player, single CD player and DVD player. Further, the car is fitted with Bluetooth hands-free system, radio, and AUX-in audio input. Supporting its music system is four speakers in the base variant, six in the other four trim and eight in the top trim.
Revealing the robustness and sportiness of MG 350, this luxurious sedan comes fitted with 15-inch alloy wheels (two lower trims) and 16-inch alloy wheel (remaining five trims) comprising the tire as 205/55/R16 providing fine grip over the road surface.
MG 350 offers a unique and thumping braking mechanics to its occupants. This executive car is provided with all-wheel disc brakes giving a supreme braking performance. On the suspension front, the car comes armed with front MacPherson strut and H-shaped torsion beam on the rear. Further, this sedan is equipped with excellent driving dynamics which escalates its braking performance at the event of critical situation.
MG 350 is quite protected on all aspects with three prominent layers such as warning, active and passive measure which works together and keep the driver and passengers safe. This appealing sedan is provided with frontal airbag, curtain airbag, and side airbag. The engineers have appointed this car with reverse parking sensor, parking camera, emergency spot lamp, ISO-fix child restraint system mounting, tyre pressure monitoring system and ABS+EBA+EBD+ESP. Alongside, there is a set of cameras around give you a 360-degree view of your car’s location. Further, increasing occupant safety is three point seat belt for rear middle seat, the top trim is equipped with front seatbelt pre tensioners and front passenger seat belt reminder. Though, the driver seat belt reminder and vehicle immobilizer is common among all seven trims.