MG4 EV Review in Pakistan: Practical, Feature Rich EV

MG4 EV Review in Pakistan: Practical, Feature Rich EV

The MG4 EV, produced by MG Motor, a British automotive company now under the umbrella of Chinese automotive giant SAIC Motor, has emerged as a notable contender in the electric vehicle (EV) market.

Renowned for its affordability and practicality, the MG4 EV caters to individuals seeking an economical entry into the realm of electric mobility.

Available in two variants, the MG4 EV Excite and the MG4 EV Essence, this vehicle combines sleek design, advanced technology, and robust performance.

Price and Variants in Pakistan

The MG4 EV is positioned as a budget-friendly electric car with the following ex-factory prices:

MG4 EV Excite: PKR 10,999,000

MG4 EV Essence: PKR 12,990,000

Performance and Specifications


Both variants of the MG4 EV are powered by a Three Phase Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor, offering efficient electric propulsion with an automatic transmission.

The front MacPherson Strut Suspension and rear Five-Multi-Link design ensure a balanced and comfortable ride. Disc brakes on both the front and rear provide excellent braking capabilities.

Excite Variant

Battery Capacity: 51 KWh (nominal), 50.8 KWh (usable)

Power: 125 KW, 250 Nm torque

Acceleration: 0 to 100 kph in 7.7 seconds

Top Speed: 160 km/h

Driving Range: 350 km

Essence Variant

Battery Capacity: 64 KWh (nominal), 62.1 KWh (usable)

Power: 150 KW, 250 Nm torque

Acceleration: 0 to 100 kph in 7.2 seconds

Top Speed: 160 km/h

Driving Range: 435 km (WLTP Combined Cycle)

Both variants are equipped with a CCS Type 2 charger connection and feature a Single Phase – 6.6kW On-Board Charging Unit.

Exterior Features

The MG4 EV boasts a range of exterior features designed for both functionality and aesthetics:

Heated Rear Window

Boneless Front Wiper

Rear Wiper

Charging Port with Charging Level Indicators

Electrically Adjustable Heated Mirrors

Bonnet Covering

LED Headlamps, Daytime Running Lights, Rear Taillights

Automatic Headlight Illumination System

Follow Me Home Delayed Headlight Illumination

High Mounted Brake Light

Rear Fog Light and Reversing Light

The Essence Variant includes additional exterior features such as:

Electric Folding Mirrors

Rear Privacy Glass Windows

Twin Split Aero Spoiler

Active Intake Grill Shutter (AGS) for enhanced energy efficiency

Interior Features

Inside the MG4 EV, comfort, convenience, and versatility are paramount. Both variants include:

Fabric Seats

Removable Luggage Cover

Front Map Reading Lights

Front Door Storage Bins

Twin Front Cup Holders

4 Regenerative Braking Modes

Driver and Passenger Sun Visors

Electric Parking Brake

12V Socket

Rear Coat Hooks

Roof Handles

Glove Box with Lighting

2 USB ports in the front (USB-A & USB-C), and 1 in the rear (USB-A)

The Excite Variant features a PU Leather Trimmed Steering Wheel, while the Essence Variant enhances the interior with:

One Pedal Driving

Leather Trimmed Steering Wheel

Auto-Dimming Rearview Mirror

Two-Level Adjustable Boot Floor

Wireless Phone Charger (15W capacity)

Front Seat Back Map Pockets

Combination of PU Leather and Fabric Seats

Safety Features

Safety is a priority in the MG4 EV, which comes equipped with an array of safety features to ensure driver and passenger protection:

Front and side airbags

ABS with Electronic Brake Force Distribution

Emergency Brake Assist

Electronic Stability Program

Pretension and Load Limiting Front Seat Belts

Three-point seatbelts in the rear

Hill Start Assist


The MG4 EV stands out as a compelling option for those looking to transition to electric mobility without breaking the bank. Its blend of performance, safety features, and modern conveniences, coupled with a reasonable price point, makes it a strong contender in the electric vehicle market.

The choice between the Excite and Essence variants allows buyers to select the model that best fits their needs and budget, making the MG4 EV a versatile and attractive option for eco-conscious