MG Hector Plus launched at Rs. 13.48 Lakhs, Cheaper than Toyota Innova Crysta

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MG Hector Plus is slightly expensive than XUV500 but much more affordable than Innova Crysta.

  • MG Hector Plus is available in 1.5 Petrol, 1.5 Petrol Hybrid and 2.0 Diesel
  • Price is between Rs. 13.49 Lakhs and Rs. 18.54 Lakhs.
  • Price will go up post August 13
  • There are four variants on offer – Style, Super, Smart and Sharp.
  • Available in 6 seater as of now, 7 seater variant to follow.
  • 83,000 premium over MG Hector.

MG Hector Plus has been finally launched in India at a very competitive introductory price of Rs. 13.49 Lakhs. This is a special introductory price which will go up post August 13 by Rs. 50,000. Hector plus is the third car by the carmakers for the domestic market.

It also gets 5 years and unlimited kms warranty with 5 years of RSA and 5 labour free services.

MG Hector Plus
MG Hector Plus gets a new starry sky blue colour

What are the dimensions of MG Hector Plus?

MG Hector Plus is 4.7 m long, 1.8 m wide wide and 1.76 m tall with a wheelbase of 2.75 m. Fuel tank capacity is 60 litres.

In the front it gets Macpherson Strut with Stabilizer Bar and at the rear, Semi Independent Helical Spring Torsion Beam. It gets all four disc brakes as standard.

MG Hector Plus vs Rivals Dimensions Comparison


MG Hector PlusMG HectorToyota Innova CrystaMahindra XUV500
Length4720 mm4655 mm4735 mm4585 mm
Width1835 mm1835 mm1830 mm1890 mm
Height1760 mm1760 mm1795 mm1785 mm
Wheelbase2750 mm2750 mm2750 mm2700 mm
Boot space320 L587 L300 L93 L
Fuel Tank capacity60 L60 L55 L70 L
Turning Radius5.4 m5.3 m5.4 m5.6 m
Ground Clearance192 mm192 mm176 mm200 mm
Wheel size215 / 60 R17215 / 60 R17215 / 55 R17235 / 60 R18
mg hector vs hector plus
MG Hector and Hector Plus gets 55 connected car features

What are the engine options of MG Hector Plus?

MG Hector Plus comes in a total of three engine options – 1 petrol, 1 petrol with mild hybrid and 1 Diesel engine. Here are the detailed specs:

Specifications1.5 Petrol1.5 Petrol-Hybrid2.0 Diesel
Engine1.5 L turbocharged intercooled1.5 L turbocharged intercooled with belt starter generator 2.0 L tubro diesel 
Engine cc1451 cc1451 cc1956 cc
Power141 BHP @ 5000 RPM141 BHP @ 5000 RPM168 BHP @ 3750 RPM
Torque250 NM @ 1600 – 3600 RPM250 NM @ 1600 – 3600 RPM350 NM @ 1750 – 2500 RPM
Transmission 6 Speed MT / DCT6 Speed MT6 Speed MT

What are the colours available in MG Hector Plus?

MG Hector Plus can be had in a total of 6 colour schemes – Candy White, Aurora Silver, Starry Sky Blue, Glaze Red, Burgundy Red and Starry Black.

MG Hector Plus colour options
MG Hector comes in a total of 6 exterior colour schemes

What is the price of MG Hector plus?

MG Hector Plus price in India begins from Rs. 13.49 Lakhs for the base 1.5 L petrol Style variant with the top end 2.0-litre diesel manual – Sharp costing Rs. 18.54 Lakhs (Ex Showroom).

The 7-seater version of MG Hector Plus which is yet to be announced will be also priced around the same cost as well.


Variants
PetrolPetrol Hybrid MTDiesel MT
StyleRs 13.49 lakh (MT)Rs 14.44 lakh
SuperRs 15.65 lakh
SmartRs 16.65 lakh (DCT)Rs 17.15 lakh
SharpRs 18.21 lakh (DCT)Rs 17.29 lakhRs 18.54 lakh
*Price – Ex Showroom

What are the variants available in MG Hector Plus?

MG Hector Plus is offered in a total of 4 variants – Style, Super, Smart and Sharp. Here are the variant wise engine options:


PetrolPetrol Hybrid MTDiesel MT
StyleYesYes
SuperYes
SmartYesYes
SharpYesYes Yes

MG Hector Plus Style Price

1.5 Petrol Style MTRs 13.49 lakh
1.5 Diesel Style MTRs 14.44 lakh

MG Hector Plus Style Features

Exterior

  1. LED headlamps
  2. LED tail lamps
  3. Led rear fog lamps
  4. LED DRLs
  5. Chrome finish on front grille
  6. Silver side body cladding
  7. Micro roof antenna
  8. Rear spoiler
  9. Turn indicator on ORVM 
  10. 215 / 60 R17 Steel wheels

Interior

  1. Fabric seat upholstery
  2. Leather door armrest 
  3. Bulb front and rear reading lamps

Comfort

  1. 2nd row captain seats with slide, recline and individual armrest
  2. 3rd row 50:50 split
  3. Manual ac
  4. Remote keyless entry
  5. Power adjustable ORVMs
  6. Tilt steering
  7. 2nd and 3rd row AC vents
  8. Leather driver armrest with storage and 12V power outlet
  9. Height adjustable driver seat
  10. USB charging port for all 3 rows
  11. All four power windows
  12. Cooled glovebox
  13. height adjustable headrest for all 3 rows
  14. Rear wiper and washer
  15. All windows down by remote key
  16. Welcome light on car unlock
  17. All doors map pocket and bottle holders

Infotainment system

  1. 4 speakers
  2. Audio system with USB, FM, BT, Music and Calling

Safety

  1. 2 airbags
  2. ESP
  3. TCS
  4. Hill start assist
  5. ABS with EBD
  6. Brake assist
  7. All four disc brakes
  8. Cornering front fog lamps
  9. Rear parking sensors
  10. Rear defogger
  11. Speed sensing auto door lock
  12. ISOFIX child seat mounts
  13. High speed alert system
  14. 3 pointer seatbelt for all passengers
  15. Front seat belt pretensioner and load limiter
  16. Front seatbelt reminder
  17. Height adjustable front seatbelt
  18. Follow me home lamps

MG Hector Plus Super Price

1.5 Diesel Super MTRs 15.65 lakh
Price DifferenceRs 1.21 lakh

MG Hector Plus Super Features

Exterior

  1. 215 / 60 R17 Silver Alloys
  2. Shark finn antenna
  3. Roof rails

Interior

  1. Chrome inside door handles
  2. Driver and co driver sun visor with vanity mirror

Infotainment system

  1. 10.4-inch touchscreen infotainment system
  2. Navigation
  3. Android auto
  4. Apple CarPlay 
  5. 2 front tweeters
  6. Steering mounted audio controls

Comfort

  1. Cruise control

Safety

  1. Front parking sensors
  2. Reverse parking camera

MG Hector Plus Smart Price

1.5 Petrol Smart DCTRs. 16.65 Lakhs
1.5 Diesel Smart MTRs. 17.15 Lakhs
Price Difference (Diesel)Rs. 50,000

MG Hector Plus Smart Features

Exterior

  1. Dual tone machined alloys
  2. Floating light turn indicators
  3. Chrome outside door handles
  4. Chrome side body cladding
MG Hector Plus Exterior
MG Hector plus gets slightly different styling than the 5 seater Hector

Interior

  1. Brown leather seat upholstery
  2. Leather wrapped steering wheel
  3. LED front and rear cabin lamps
MG hector plus interior
MG Hector plus features brown seat upholstery

Comfort

  1. 6 way powered driver seat
  2. Push button start with smart keyless entry
  3. Power foldable ORVMs
  4. Tilt and telescopic steering

Infotainment system

  1. 4 speakers and 4 tweeters
  2. Infinity sound system
  3. Subwoofer and amplifier

Connected car features

  1. Remote AC on (Petrol DCT only)
  2. Remote car lock and unlock
  3. Remote car light flashing and honking
  4. Voice command system with 100 voice recognition support
  5. Chit chat voice interaction
  6. Online navigation with live traffic
  7. Inbuilt gaana app with premium account
  8. Weather information
  9. Preload entertainment content
  10. Smart drive information 
  11. Inns my car
  12. Vehicle status check on app
  13. Geo fence
  14. Overspeed alert
  15. Send POI to vehicle from app
  16. E-call
  17. I-Call
  18. Over the air updates

Safety

  1. 4 airbags
  2. Electric parking brake (Petrol DCT only)
  3. LED front fog lamps

MG Hector Plus Sharp Price

1.5 Petrol Sharp DCTRs. 18.21 Lakhs (+ Rs. 1.56 Lakh)
1.5 Petrol Hybrid Sharp MTRs. 17.29 Lakhs
1.5 Diesel Sharp MTRs. 18.54 Lakhs (+ Rs. 1.39 Lakh)

MG Hector Plus Sharp Features

Instrument cluster

  1. 7-inch coloured mid with;
  2. Tyre pressure display
  3. Music input
  4. Calling input
  5. Vehicle speed drive time with fatigue reminder
  6. Distance to empty

Interior

  1. 8 colour ambient lighting 
  2. Dual pane panoramic sunroof
  3. Driver and co driver side vanity mirror with illumination 

Comfort

  1. 4 way powered co-driver seat (except petrol hybrid)
  2. Powered tailgate with foot swipe function
  3. Auto climate control 
  4. All windows and sunroof down by remote key
  5. Sunglass holder
  1. Connected car features
  2. Remote AC on (Petrol DCT only)
  3. Remote sunroof open and close

Safety

  1. 6 airbags
  2. 360 degree camera
  3. Heated ORVMs
  4. Electric parking brake (Petrol DCT only)
  5. Auto headlamps
  6. Rain sensing wipers

Hybrid features (Petrol-Hybrid only)

  1. Engine start stop function
  2. E-boost
  3. Regenerative braking
  4. 48V battery

How does the price of MG Hector Plus compare with rivals?


MG Hector PlusToyota Innova CrystaMahindra XUV500Tata Gravitas
Petrol VariantsRs 13.49 lakh – Rs 17.29 lakhRs 15.66 lakh – Rs 22.46 lakhRs 13 lakh – Rs 17.8 lakh
Diesel VariantsRs 14.44 lakh – Rs 18.54 lakhRs 16.44 lakh – Rs 24.67 lakhRs 13.2 lakh – Rs 17.7 lakhRs 14 lakh – Rs 18 lakh
  • The base petrol variant of Tata Gravitas is the cheapest of all.
  • While the top end petrol variant of mg Hector is the most affordable.
  • The 2.0-litre diesel base trim of XUV500 costs much less than the competitors.
  • Also, the top end fully loaded trim of XUV500 is the most affordable.