the world’s first electric van

the world’s first electric van

MG5 Electric it’s the first electric van in the world. It is also possible to book it in MG Italian stores, it has a load capacity up to 1400 liters and is available in two levels of staging, Comfort AND reach.

There new MG5 Electric is for sale in one list price which starts at 31,050 euros for the battery Standard Range inside comfort setting.

A comfortable, zero-emission family car, it has rich standard equipment and is offered in two trim levels and four colors.

MG5 Electric: dimensions, load capacity, features


MG5 Electric

MG5 Electric

ONE C segment vanthe world’s first 100% electric can comfortably accommodate five people and has 27 storage compartments.

Your Size are contained:

  • length 4.6 meters;
  • length 1,818 meters;
  • height 1,543 meters.

The optimal distribution of space made it possible not to sacrifice, despite the presence of the battery, the load capacity, which in the standard configuration is 479 liters, with the rear seatbacks folded down (60/40) up to 1,367 liters.

two levels staging available for the Italian market:

starting from Comfortin the rich standard equipment there are several top-level accessories, including:

  • automatic climate control with PM2.5 air filter;
  • LED front and rear lights;
  • heated front seats:
  • 16-inch alloy wheels;
  • 7-inch instrument panel;
  • multifunctional steering wheel with leather-covered crown;
  • parking assistance system;
  • keyless entry;
  • Adaptive Cruise Control;
  • Forward collision alert with automatic emergency braking;
  • Lane Keeping Assist;
  • Bottling assistance.

The configuration Lux adds to that comfort:

  • 360 degree parking camera;
  • anti-glare internal rear view mirror;
  • electrically adjustable driver’s seat with lumbar support;
  • eco-leather coverings;
  • 17-inch alloy wheels.

MG5 Electric

MG5 Electric

The host screen called MG iSMART Lite is equipped with a 10.25-inch touchscreen and includes the satellite navigation system as well as the DAB + digital radio and connectivity with the smartphone app with which you can manage and control the vehicle remotely. Full compatibility with systems is also expected Apple Car Play AND Android Auto.

An absolute novelty for an electric car in this market segment is the availability of technology V2L (acronym for Cargo vehicle) that allows the car to recharge, up to a maximum power of 2200W, an external device, from an e-bike or electric scooter to aelectric car.

MG5 Electric: motors, batteries and autonomy

The new electric van is available with two battery levels:

  • Standard Range of 50.3 kWh for a range of up to 320 km in the WLTP cycle, 177 horsepower engine, maximum torque of 280 Nm;
  • Long range: up to 400 km of autonomy, 156 horsepower engine, maximum torque of 280 Nm, 61.1 kWh battery.

Both versions reach a maximum speed of 185 km/h and can be recharged via AC outlet up to 11 kWwith any 87 kW DC fast chargingin this case it takes about 40 minutes to reach a battery charge level equal to 80% of maximum capacity.