MG5 is manufactured and produced by the Saic Motors Chinese car manufacturer. The car is known as Roewe i5 inside China and MG5 outside China.
Let’s evaluate the car from two point of views: - The battery capacity and charging: As soon as you connect the MG5 EV to the fast charger points, it takes less than 50 minutes to reach from 20% to 80%. Besides, the battery capacity is 52.5 kWh which allows you to drive from 214 miles to 276 miles. - The safety: for PCO drivers, safety is an essential issue. As long as the vehicle is safe, the driver would be more assured and the passengers would have a more peaceful ride. Although MG5 is still too new to be tested for crash safety, it is ranked 5 star from and high scores in different safety categories from Euro NCAP.
The manufacturer warranties the MG5 EV for 7 years. But it doesn’t mean that after 7 years the battery would no longer be practical.
Based on the way you choose to charge MG5 PCO car, the charging cost varies like this: -Home chargers – takes about 8 hours to fully charge – £ 8.48 – considered tariff of 17p/kWh -Fast charging points- takes about 50 minutes to reach 80%- considered tariff of 25p/kWh - Charging on the Pod Point Network is usually free through the Pod Point App
Among the available EV PCO cars in London, as MG5 is the most recent one with appealing and stylish design, most people would like to try it. It is good to mention that the MG5 PCO car is rated good by PCO drivers. Therefore, it is worth renting an MG5 PCO car once to experience it!