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Stallion Group Acquires MG Motor Franchise

Stallion Group

December 04, (THEWILL) – Nigeria’s auto industry recorded a boost in the third quarter of 2021 as MG Motor appointed Stallion Group as the nation’s exclusive distributor for its iconic automobile brand.

Anurag Shah, the brand’s general manager (Nigeria), who made the disclosure in a media statement issued at the weekend, said plans are already on top gear to assemble, distribute, sell and service certain MG models in the country.

Shah said, “Stallion’s push for the MG Motor franchise was motivated by the company’s 25 years experience as the nation’s leading quality automobile sales and service provider, with clear understanding of Nigerian’s taste for quality vehicles.

“Moreover, as the disposable income of auto buyers dwindle due to the COVID-induced global economic recession, we understand that businesses and individuals require automobiles that combine durability with affordability, which is what MG and Stallion are reputed for.”

Shah added that MG models already lined up for launch into the Nigerian market include MG ZS, MG RX8, MG HS and MG T60 pick-up.

According to Shah, “MG RX8, a well-equipped 7-seater large-sized SUV offers offering huge amount of space without breaking the bank”.

Other salient features are: front, side and curtain airbags, front and rear sensors with 360-degree camera, Active Rollover Protection and a Tyre Pressure Monitoring System.

“In addition to its trusted quality, MG models shall be launched into the Nigerian market in line with the quality sales and after-sales standard of MG and Stallion Motors, which include availability of original parts, long years warrantee and after sales service centers strategically located across the country,” Shah assured.

MG Motor is a British automotive company headquartered in London, United Kingdom, and a subsidiary of SAIC Motor UK, which in turn is owned by the Shanghai-based Chinese state-owned company, SAIC Motor.