Rival of the Nissan Leaf 2023: it arrives 5,000 euros cheaper and with 320 km of autonomy for Europe (+ IMAGES)

nissan leaf 2023 have a rival cheaper and with 320 km of autonomy that reaches the Old Continent.

Nissan Leaf 2023 and its rival

the brand Morris Garage shows a new quite interesting proposal. The new MG5 Electric has reached European dealers as a rival to the 2023 Nissan Leaf. You will also have to face models like the Volkswagen ID.3.

See also: Nissan Leaf and Chevrolet Bolt EV are more expensive used than new in the US.

The model is presented as a much cheaper electric family unit than its competition. The MG5 Electric is 5,000 euros cheaper than the model of Nissan.


Equipment of the MG5 Electric

range MG5 Electric It comes in two trim levels: Comfort and Luxury. Here we review the equipment of the Comfort:

MG5 Electric Comfort equipment

  • e-Call emergency call system
  • tire pressure sensor
  • Rain sensor and automatic lighting
  • Electric parking brake with Auto-Hold function
  • Multiple airbags (front, side and curtain)
  • adaptive cruise control
  • smart light control
  • speed assistant
  • forward collision alarm
  • automatic emergency braking
  • lane departure warning
  • traffic jam assistant
  • traffic sign recognition
  • lane keep assist
  • LED headlights
  • headlights with function follow me home
  • LED daytime running lights
  • LED taillights
  • manual air conditioning
  • Power windows
  • 4 USB connections
  • bluetooth
  • Height and depth adjustable multifunction steering wheel wrapped in imitation leather
  • Digital instrument panel with 7″ screen
  • Central locking with remote control
  • Keyless entry and start system
  • driving mode selector
  • Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
  • Navigation with range prediction
  • rear parking sensors
  • rear view camera
  • Roof bars
  • Tinted rear windows
  • Electrically adjustable and heated outside rear view mirrors
  • 16″ wheels
  • Heated, height- and length-adjustable front seats
  • Front seat back pockets
  • Rear center armrest with drink holder


The MG5 Electric cheaper is equipped with a LFP (Lithium Iron Phosphate) battery of 50.3 kWh to feed a motor of 130 kW (177 CV) and 280 Nm of maximum torque. Its power is sent to the front axle. Accelerating from 0 to 100 km/h in 8.3 seconds, for a top speed of 185 km/h.

The autonomy of MG5 Electric is 320 kilometers according to the WLTP cycle. With an average energy consumption of 17.9 kWh per 100 km. It has an integrated charger with a maximum power of 11 kW. If you use a DC fast charging point goes from 0% to 80% in 40 minutes.

How much is the cheapest MG5 Electric worth?

The starting price of this model is 34,290 euros, which does not include discounts or promotions.

The MG5 Electric Comfort with standard autonomy can receive aid from MOVES III plan, subtracting 7,000 euros from the price if we add a car for scrap. Adding the discount of 1,210 euros for electric MG and an extra 2,000 euros if the purchase is financed with the Santander Bank. For a final price of 24,080 euros.

Writing by Gossipvehículos/Source: www.motor.es

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