MG Hector 2021 | Review | Features | Prices | Variants. Which one is the best consider?
MG Hector

MG Hector 2021 | Review | Features | Prices | Variants. Which one is the best consider?

MG Hector

MG Hector is a C-segment SUV which lies between Compact SUVs (like Hyundai Creta) and Full-sized SUV (like Toyota Fortuner). It has its fanbase by providing features mainly technology related. Read ahead to know the features and prices of MG Hector Variant Wise.

It has its competition with Tata Harrier and Jeep Compass in India.

Design

Front Profile

 The 1st thing you notices is the Split head light design with upper side as LED DRLs and headlamps are on the lower part of the bumper. Also, the dual tone bumper and silver skid plates enhances the front look completely. The grille and the headlamps of the hector has chrome surrounds.

Front Profile

Side Profile

 Rather than A- pillar every pillar is Blacked out. Plastic cladding all around and something squarish wheel arches makes it look like SUV from the side Profile. Chrome door handles, Belt line is there for the enhanced look. Also there is usage of chrome on door beading. 18 inches Alloys too looks beautiful.

Side Profile

Rear Profile

 On the rear of Hector, it looks very aggressive. Rear LED tail lights and the chrome line above the housing of number plate. On the lower dual tone bumper there is rear fog lamps and silver skid plates with two chrome exhaust tip (one fake).

Rear Profile

Engine Specification

EnginePetrol / HybridDiesel
Capacity1.5 liters (1451 cc)2.0 liters (1956 cc)
Power @ rpm141 bhp @ 5000 rpm170 bhp @ 3750 rpm
Torque @ rpm250 Nm @ 1600 – 3600 rpm350 Nm @ 1750-2500 rpm
Transmission6-speed Manual 6-speed DCT & CVT6 speed Manual
Mileage13.3 kmpl- Manual 14.29 kmpl- Hybrid 12.3 kmpl- Automatic16.35 kmpl- Manual  
Engine Specifications

Price

VariantsPetrol (Manual)Hybrid (Manual)Petrol (Automatic)Diesel (Manual)
Style₹ 13.18 lakhs ex-showroomNANA₹ 14.59 lakhs ex-showroom
Super₹ 14.17 lakhs ex-showroom₹ 14.78 lakhs ex-showroomNA₹ 15.69 lakhs ex-showroom
SmartNA₹ 16.04 lakhs ex-showroom₹ 16.80 lakhs ex-showroom₹ 17.40 lakhs ex-showroom
SharpNA₹ 17.38lakhs ex-showroom₹ 18.38 lakhs ex-showroom₹ 18.86 lakhs ex-showroom
Price table

Dimension

  • Length: 4665 mm
  • Width: 1832 mm
  • Height: 1760 mm
  • Wheel base: 2750 mm
  • Ground Clearance: 192 mm
  • Fuel tank capacity: 60 liters
  • Boot space: 587 liters
  • Turning radius: 5.8 meter

Features (Safety Included) Variant wise

  • Front Suspension: McPhersonStrut with Stabilizer Bar
  • Rear Suspension: Semi Independent Helical Spring Torsion Beam

Style Variant

  • 2 Airbags
  • ABS with EBD
  • Brake Assist
  • Electronic Stability Control
  • Traction Control
  •  Hill start Assist
  • Engine immobilizer
  • All Disc brakes
  • Seatbelt with pretensioners and load limiters (front)
  • ISOFIX child seats Anchor points
  • Speed sensing auto Door lock
  • Remote central locking
  • Rear wiper, washer and Defogger
  • LED DRLs
  • Projected Headlamps
  • LED Tail lamps
  • Integrated Rear spoiler
  • Micro antenna
  • Roof rails
  • Electric adjustable ORVMs with indicators
  • Audio system
  • USB, FM and Bluetooth connectivity
  • 4 speakers
  • Tilt Steering
  • Day and Night IRVMs
  • Front and rear Armrest
  • All power windows
  • Adjustable headrest (front and rear)
  • Height adjustable driver seat
  • Height adjustable front seatbelt
  • 60:40 rear split seats  
  • Recline function in rear seats
  • Manual AC
  • Rear AC vents
  • USB Ports (front and rear)
  • Cooled glovebox
  • Reverse Parking sensors
  • R17 wheels with cover

Brief of Variant

Basically, this variant is made for those who can stretch their Price range from Compact SUV (like Hyundai Creta, Kia Seltos, Renault Duster) to C segment SUV (like MG Hector and Tata Harrier). As it has many safety features, features related to comfort and convenience and also some good to have features.  Verdict is same in the case of Petrol and Diesel engine.

Although it misses a Touchscreen infotainment and Electric Foldable ORVMs.

Super Variant

It has all the features of Style variant and also includes

  • Rear parking Camera
  • Front Parking sensors
  • Front fog lamps with cornering function
  • LED head lamps
  • Follow me head lamps
  • LED Tail lights
  •  Rear Fog Lamps
  • Shark fin antenna
  • Front and Rear Scuff plates
  • 10.4 inches touch screen infotainment
  • Android Auto and Apple car play
  • 2 tweeters
  • Steering mounted controls
  • Idle Start/ stop (Hybrid)
  • Cruise control
  • Parcel curtain
  • R17 Alloy wheel

Brief of Variant

 This variant of MG Hector is the most value for money as it has many modern-day features and fully loaded safety features. Verdict is same in the case of Petrol and Diesel engine.

Electric foldable ORVMs, Wireless Charger is some of the missing features in this variant.

Smart Variant

It has all the features of Super variant and also includes

  • Side Airbags
  • Electric Parking Brake (Automatic)
  • TPMS- Tyre Pressure Monitoring System
  • Auto Dimming IRVMs
  • Dynamic Turn Indicator
  • Electric foldable ORVMs
  • LED Fog lamps
  • Chrome door handles
  • Leather upholstery
  • Leather wrapped steering wheel
  • Keyless entry and push start stop button
  • Telescopic steering
  • 6-way electric adjust driver seats
  • Wireless charger
  • Connected car tech
  • Infinity sound system
  • 2 tweeters
  • Subwoofer and Amplifier
  • R18 Machine cut Alloys

Brief of Variant

This variant of MG Hector is a top recommend from our side as it is worth upgrading from Smart variant and also it has many modern-day features, safety features. So overall, it becomes a considerable package.

Talking about missing features then at least it should have Auto AC, Auto headlamps according to its price point.

Sharp Variant

It has all the features of Smart variant and also includes

  • Curtain Airbags
  • 360 degree Camera
  • Dual Tone Interiors
  • Multicolour Ambient lights
  • Digital Instrument Cluster
  • Panaromic Sunroof
  • Powered tailgate
  • Automatic Headlamps
  • Rain sensing Vipers
  • Ventilated Seats
  • Auto AC
  • Heated ORVMs

Brief of Variant

This variant of MG Hector is a good choice for those who wants a lot of technology in their car. Many features here are automatic or is controlled via app.

Colours Available

Single Tone Colours

Dual Tone Colours

For Dual tone you will have to pay additional ₹ 20,000 and it is available in only Sharp Variant of MG Hector.

Click this link to see the walkaround of Super variant of MG Hector

Walkaround of Smart variant of MG Hector

Video Credits: Car Quest (YouTube)

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