05 Sep 2020: Ahead of launch, MG Gloster's engine specifications leaked
In the latest development, Autocar has revealed the engine specifications of the upcoming four-wheeler, claiming that it will come with a 2.0-liter, twin-turbo diesel engine.
Exterior: MG Gloster: At a glance
On the sides, the SUV will get blacked-out B-pillars, side-steppers, ORVMs, silver-colored roof rails, and sharp-looking alloy wheels.
The rear section will have quad exhaust pipes, LED taillights, and a roof spoiler.
Fact: Power and performance
The MG Gloster will be powered by a BS6-compliant 2.0-liter, 4-cylinder, twin-turbo diesel engine that produces 218hp of power and 480Nm of peak torque. The transmission duties on the SUV will be handled by an 8-speed automatic gearbox with paddle shifters as standard.
Interior: A peek inside the cabin
The MG Gloster will offer a premium dual-tone cabin with leather upholstery, brushed aluminum inlays, a large panoramic sunroof, a rear AC vent, a multifunctional steering wheel, and a yacht-style gear selector.
The SUV will also pack a digital instrument panel and a 'floating' 12.3-inch touchscreen infotainment system console.
For safety, it will provide multiple airbags, autonomous emergency braking, and hands-free auto-parking.
Fact: What about the pricing?
The MG Gloster will be launched in India around October. We expect the flagship SUV to be priced in the range of Rs. 40-45 lakh (ex-showroom). Meanwhile, certain company dealerships have started taking unofficial pre-orders for the car against a token amount of Rs. 50,000.