MG Icon Concept SUV China-Shanghai Automotive Industry Corporation (SAIC) as the owner of MG Motor show a sketch of SUV concept car named Icon. The Compact SUV uses a code name AS21. According to the plan, this car will be on display at the Beijing Motor Show 2012, next week. The prime appearance is intended as an introduction to the model, but the new Icon will be released to the China market on the upcoming 2014.
Engine for the first SUV from MG, chances are the four cylinder petrol engine of SAIC 1.5 liter turbocharged. The engine is capable of producing 135 horsepower and 148 lb ft of torque. MG Icon took style from the original GT MGB were built between 1965 and 1980.
MG Icon a Concept SUV from China almost similar with Nissan Juke
Icons are based on the design of the preferred market in China, like Roewe 350 and MG5. The concept of MG Icon it comes with design of four passengers. The two rear seats can be folded to add more luggage space. At first glance, the five-door car Icon MG was similar to the size of the Nissan Juke. There is no B pillars as well as conventional cars and conceptual back door similar to the Mazda RX8.
MG Icon Concept SUV Photos
In other place Porsche releases a most sporty SUV Car, Porsche Cayenne GTS 2013. MG is currently under the ownership of SAIC, after the company was merged with Nanjing Automobile Corporation in 2007. Currently, MG produced and sold three different models, MG3, MG5 and MG6. Chinese Concept SUV Car – MG Icon