Although there are not many cold start problems in modern diesel cars, it is always good to experience a realistic scenario.
MG Hector in manual diesel configuration has undergone a cold start test in this latest video. Hector is a popular mid-size SUV in our market, overshadowed by cars such as Hyundai Creta, Kia Seltos and Tata Harrier. But many people bought Hector for the direct connectivity and internet connection it offers when it first launched in India. The availability of the road and the dimensions it offers also attracted many buyers.
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MG Hector Cold Start
The video was posted on YouTube and the owner says it is a diesel manual version. It finds itself in Kufri, Himachal Pradesh, where the temperature is around -3 degrees. Also, the car was under the snow for 3 days and it was difficult to start it. When he enters the cabin, the owner is interested to know how much the car needs to start on its own. It sets the vehicle to neutral and presses the start / stop button. Surprisingly, the SUV was launched in the first attempt. Heavy snow appears to be frozen in the windshield. It is very impressive to see that this car is not a little shy, despite the fact that it is still snowing.
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It should be noted that the technology in modern cars is developed in such a way that diesel cars often avoid the problems of cold start. However, it can be difficult if you park your SUV at -20 degrees for a few days and try to connect it with snow. Therefore, it can be concluded that Hector does not cause problems at relatively cool temperatures.
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The MG Hector is powered by a 1.5-liter turbocharged engine and a 1.5-liter turbocharged engine with soft hybrid technology. Both engines offer 143 PS and 250 Nm. You can choose a manual or CVT automatic transmission for the transmission. On the other hand, the 2.0-liter diesel engine produces 170 hp. and produces 350 Nm. it only comes with a 6-speed manual transmission option. Prices start at 14.15 million rupees and will increase to 20.11 varnish for the former exhibition hall.