MG RX5 Receives ‘Best Compact Crossover SUV’ at Golden Steering Awards 2019
MG RX5 has reached another milestone achievement in its journey receiving the ‘Best Compact Crossover SUV’ award at the Golden Steering Awards – Qatar 2019 organised by Arab Motors Middle East and X-Tork. The awards, dedicated to 4×4 and SUV vehicles, took place at Al Enna Camp in Sealine with the participation of 4×4 and SUV vehicles from various brands in Qatar.
MG RX5 beat the competition in this category, receiving a high ranking from the judging panel. Its design, high performance and steadiness on all terrains put it on the top of its segment.
The MG RX5 is one of the latest models to join MG’s exciting range of cutting-edge vehicles and embodies the positive, new direction this famous brand is taking. This new compact SUV possesses all the attributes to push the brand to the front of mind of car buyers in Qatar.
Commenting on the awards, Hesham Al Sahn, General Manager of Auto Class Cars (the authorised general distributor of MG in Qatar), said:
MG continues to enhance its position in Qatar, launching more new and exciting vehicles with Auto Class Cars. This award for MG RX5 is an acknowledgement of the brand’s effort to create captivating designs and high-performance vehicles that are fuel efficient, cost-effective and modern. We thank the organisers of Arab Motors Middle East and X-Tork for this valuable event.’
Tamer Abdullah, MG Brand Manager, expressed his pride at receiving the award, commenting:
MG RX5 proved its capabilities, surpassing its rivals to become the pinnacle of compact crossover vehicles. It is receiving high demand in Qatar and is truly ideal for people seeking to drive an elegant car without sacrificing high performance, making it a favourite choice especially for young drivers.’
Tom Lee, General Manager at SAIC Motors Middle East (the mother company of MG), stated:
Today we are proud of our MG RX5 model, a vehicle that reflects our ethos and capabilities in delivering efficient vehicles that meet the customers’ demands. At SAIC Motors, we will continue our effort to increase our market share. Qatar is such a dynamic and important market to us, and with Auto Class Cars we will endeavour to provide the market with modern vehicles that make a difference.’
The new MG RX5 will appeal to a range of customers in Qatar, especially younger buyers looking for value for money in a stylish, technologically-advanced package that allows them to stand out from the crowd. Equipped with a 1.5T petrol engine and 7-speed automatic gearbox the MG RX5 is available as entry level standard or mid-range COM models. The more powerful 2.0T power plant is mated to a 6-speed automatic gearbox and is offered for either COM or top-of-the-range LUX trim levels, with the latter featuring All-Wheel Drive.
The MG RX5 and more MG cars are available now in Auto Class Showroom on Salwa Road. Customers can visit the showroom from Saturday to Thursday from 8 am to 9 pm and on Friday from 5 pm to 9 pm. You can visit their website or call 4040 1444.