MG Cars Bishops Stortford
Since the first MG went on sale 90 years ago in 1924, the iconic British brand has become world famous for making stylish cars that are fun to drive and own, at remarkably affordable prices. The latest offering, the MG3 is no exeception; the new, small modern MG brings style and fun to a new generation- giving a fresh twist on the innovation, sporty performance and statement style that first made the MG badge famous.
Modern MG's are designed, engineered and undergo final assembly at MG's historic home in Longbridge, Birminghman.
Today, MG is owned by the SAIC Motor Corporation. SAIC is currently rated 85th in the Fortune 500 and, in 2013, acheived record global sales of over 5.1 million units, an increase of 13.71% on 2012 sales. SAIC Motor is the first Chinese automotive manufacturer to exceed five million units in a year, and over 200,000 units of this extraordinary figure can be attributed to sales of the MG and ROEWE marques worldwide.
About SAIC Motor Corporation.
SAIC Motor Corporation is an automotive manufacturing company with headquarters located in Shanghai. Established in the 1940's, SAIC traces its origins to the early years of the Chineses automobile industry. SAIC has been joint ventured with General Motors since 1998, and Volkswagen since 1985. SAIC products sell under a variety of brand names, including those of its joint venture partners. Two notable brands owned by SAIC are MG, the historic British car marque and Roewe, one of the few domestic Chinese luxury car brands.
SAIC Group has continued to invest heavily into operations in the UK, with notable projects that include the addition of a new European design studio - now the fifth largest in the UK - and Engine Testing facilities. The development of the future new Group products continues in the UK and points to an excisitn and successful future in the company.
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