MG X-Motion Concept Will Lead To A 2019 Production SUV

MG has officially unveiled its X-Motion Concept at the Beijing Auto Show after a number of teaser images got us excited about the model.

Set to act as the brand’s range-topping SUV when it reaches the streets in production form next year, the X-Motion will initially seat five people but there’s a possibility a slightly larger variant could be introduced at a later date.

Like other recent MG models, namely the ZS and GS, the X-Motion Concept has an eye-catching and somewhat appealing design. For example, the front end has more than a touch of Mazda to it with sleek headlights that seamlessly connect to the large front grille and pronounced nose.

Production model will look far less interesting

Elsewhere, the X-Motion has black wheel arches and very small side windows, particularly for second-row passengers. The rear of the concept is made up of Infiniti-esque taillights, dual circular tailpipes, and a small roof spoiler.

The road-going MG X-Motion will be powered by a 2.0-liter petrol engine but power and torque figures for this unit have yet to be confirmed. Nonetheless, the automaker has confirmed that it will introduce electrified powertrains at a later date.

Elsewhere, the vehicle will be available in two-wheel drive and all-wheel drive and come complete with features including adaptive cruise control.

Keep your eyes peeled for the production X-Motion later this year.

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  • Dan Zav

    Mazda cx5?

  • donald seymour

    Mazda called and said [email protected]#% YOU.

  • Nordschleife

    Talk about taking cues off other vehicles but this looks fantastic.

  • Leconte Dave

    mazda cx5, hyundai santa fe and alfa romeo stelvio had a baby

  • Howstar

    The new Mazda F-Pace

    • Tom

      … and a little bit Renault Kajar🤔

  • haudit

    MG are getting really good at “borrowing” styling cues from other manufacturers,and reinterpreting them into something attractive, if not especially distinctive or original.

  • LJ

    Mazda CX-5, is that you?

  • Six_Tymes

    this looks A LOT like a Mazda, that said, it is a fantastic concept design, but i no longer care for concepts, because they are like pipe dreams, they’ll never happen.

  • fabri99

    Seriously, have some decency, MG. That’s a Mazda CX-5.

  • Adilos Nave

    Jeesh, they were even so bold as to use the same red that Mazda has been showcasing all of their latest designs in.

  • salamOOn

    Nice Mazda Romeo.

  • MarketAndChurch

    Looks like an Infiniti from the rear. Looks really good, being a mix of the successful trends going on in the auto industry right now.

  • Autoexperte

    design: Mazda, name: Nissan (Nissan X-Motion Concept Detroit 2018)

  • Luigi S.

    The back looks like a Renault Koleos

  • Cobrajet

    They have a classic British brand, yet they still copy.

  • Wow, clearly what a shame for MG brand.

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