Are MG ZR good cars?

Are MG ZR good cars?

MG ZR 105. Great car, have had mine for a year and a half with no problems. Cheap to buy and fun to drive, if looked after it properly will last a long time. These cars are known for head gasket issues but if you keep the coolant in check it will help prevent these issues.

When was the last MG ZR made?


Manufacturer MG (MG Rover)
Production 2001–2005
Assembly Longbridge, Birmingham, United Kingdom
Body and chassis

Is MG ZR 160 a good car?

If you can live with that, the ZR is a rewarding driver’s car – although the steering still isn’t as responsive as in more focused rivals. Performance from the 160’s 1.8-litre VVC engine is impressive, with the 0-60mph sprint taking 7.4 seconds, although the variable valve timing provides peaky power delivery.

Where are MG cars designed?

Answered by CarsGuide Previously MG cars were produced out of Longbridge in the UK. Some of MG’s research, development and design still takes place out of the Longbridge site but since 2016 MG cars have been manufactured in China and Thailand.

Does the MG ZR have a turbo?

All models are available in three-door form, and for a premium, five-door guise is also available. There are four engine choices, a 102bhp 1.4-litre (ZR105), a 115bhp 1.8-litre (ZR120), a 100bhp 2.0-litre turbo diesel (ZR Turbo Diesel) and that 158bhp 1.8-litre ZR160.

Do they still make MGB cars?

The MGB is a two-door sports car manufactured and marketed from 1962 until 1980 by the British Motor Corporation (BMC), later the Austin-Morris division of British Leyland, as a four-cylinder, soft-top sports car. Replacing the MGA in 1962, production of the MGB and its variants continued until 1980.

What engine does MG ZR have?

The MG ZR 160 has a Inline 4, Petrol engine with 1796 cm3 / 109.6 cu-in capacity.

What engine does the MG ZR have?

Who builds MG cars now?

SAIC Motor Corporation Limited
MG is a British automotive marque founded by Cecil Kimber in the 1920s, and M.G. Car Company Limited was the British sports car manufacturer that made the marque famous….MG Cars.

Owner SAIC Motor Corporation Limited

Are Chinese MG cars any good?

The MG ZS compact SUV continues to win rave reviews from Australia’s toughest critics. CarAdvice said “the MG ZS goes a long way to dispelling those perceptions [of Chinese cars] with its affordability, surprisingly excellent ride and comfort, interior appointments and [its] stylish looks”.

Is the MG ZR FWD?

MG ZR 160 Specs This engine produces a maximum power of 160 PS (158 bhp – 118 kW) at 6900 rpm and a maximum torque of 174 Nm (128 lb. ft) at 4700 rpm. The power is transmitted to the road by the front wheel drive (FWD) with a 5 speed Manual gearbox.

What BHP is a MG ZR?

101 bhp

Power 101 bhp
Top Speed 111 mph
0-60 mph 10 secs
Torque 123 Nm
CO2 Emissions 164 g/km

What kind of car is the MG ZR?

The MG ZR is a compact automobile first introduced in 2001 by the MG Rover Group. It is specifically a hot hatch, a badge-engineered Rover 25, with a number of useful suspension modifications and design features to appeal to younger drivers. From 2003 a van version, called the MG Express was also offered.

What year did the MG ZR 160 come out?

The ZR model is a car manufactured by MG, sold new from year 2004 until 2005, and available after that as a used car. What engine is in MG ZR 160? The MG ZR 160 has a Inline 4, Petrol engine with 1796 cm3 / 109.6 cu-in capacity. How many horsepower (hp) does a 2004 MG ZR 160 have?

What kind of paint does an MG ZR have?

From 2003 a van version, called the MG Express was also offered. All ZRs came with a choice of bright metallic shades and can even be factory specified with “flip” paint, which changes colour depending on the direction from which it is viewed.

When did the MG ZR get a facelift?

In 2004, the ZR was facelifted with the rest of the MG Rover range. The front and rear design changes increased the differences between the ZR and Rover 25. The 2004 model also received a revised interior with new seat materials and a new dash design incorporating climate control on certain models.