Introducing the MG5: A New Player in the EV Market

Silver MG5 facing forward at an angle

The MG5 is a new electric vehicle (EV) from the British automaker MG. This fantastic and unique estate car is a practical and affordable option for those looking to make the switch to electric. Let’s take a closer look at what the MG5 has to offer.

Design and Features

The MG5 has a sleek and modern design, with a sporty front grille and LED headlights. This car comes in a range of colours, including metallic shades like silver, black, and red. The interior is spacious and comfortable, with seating for up to five passengers.

Its boot has a capacity of 479 litres with the rear seats up, or 1,367 litres with the seats down,, which is more than enough space for everyday use. The car also features a 10.1-inch touchscreen display, which controls the infotainment system and climate control.

steering wheel and infotainment screen in MG5

Performance and Range

This electric vehicle comes with a really good performance capability. We would expect nothing less from such a reliable British automotive brand.

The MG5 has an electric motor that delivers 154 horsepower and 260 Nm of torque. The car can accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in just 7.7 seconds. The MG5 has a range of around 270 miles in real world terms on a single charge, which is more than enough for most drivers. The car also features fast charging capabilities, allowing it to charge up to 80% in just 40 minutes.

Safety and Technology

The MG5 comes equipped with a range of safety features, including lane departure warning, forward collision warning, and automatic emergency braking. There is also a rearview camera, parking sensors, and a tyre pressure monitoring system. 

In terms of technology, the car features a 360-degree camera system, which provides a bird’s eye view of the car’s surroundings. The car also has a range of driver assistance features, including adaptive cruise control and automatic parking.

Silver MG5 side-on image

Pros and Cons of the MG5

So, what about the pros and cons of this vehicle? Of course, not every electric car is going to suit every type of user. Here we list a few things that might help you to decide if you want to hire an MG5 from EVision:


  • Affordable price point
  • Spacious interior and boot
  • Fast charging capabilities
  • Range of around 270 miles in real world terms on a single charge
  • Sleek and modern design
  • Range of safety and technology features


  • Relatively unknown brand in some markets
  • Less range compared to some other more premium electric vehicles on the EVision fleet
Open boot of the MG5

Is the MG5 Right for You?

The MG5 is a great option for those looking for an affordable and practical EV. Its spacious interior and trunk, fast charging capabilities, and range of safety and technology features make it a solid choice for everyday use. However, the car’s limited availability and relatively unknown brand may be a drawback for some people. 

Overall, the MG5 is a promising new player in the EV market. With its affordable price point and practical features, it has the potential to attract a wide range of people interested in hiring an electric car. As the EV market continues to grow, we can expect to see more options like the MG5 that offer a balance of affordability and practicality.

Final Thoughts

The MG5 is an exciting new addition to the EV market. With its sleek design, practical features, and affordable price point, it has the potential to be a game-changer for the industry. While the car may not be suitable for everyone, it is certainly worth considering for those looking for a practical and affordable EV. As the EV market continues to evolve, we can expect to see more options like the MG5 that offer a balance of performance, affordability, and practicality.

If you think that you would like to rent an MG5, visit our website or call our team of electric car experts who are more than happy to help you decide.

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