MG Motor continues its expansion across the Middle East with the announcement of its first-ever showroom in Lebanon. Unity Motor Company has been appointed the British-born brand’s exclusive local distributor, with two new MG showrooms set to open across the country in 2019, and three more by 2020. The brand’s flagship showroom will be located in the capital, Beirut. The group will introduce the new MG line-up including the MG RX5 SUV, the MG ZS crossover, the MG6 sedan, and the MG5 compact sedan. MG Motor will offer its best-in-region manufacturer warranty of six years or 200,000km with each model. As part of its ‘one stop shop’ business model Unity Motor Company will oversee new car sales, servicing and certified pre-owned sales for MG in the region.

Unity Motor Company has been appointed the British-born brand’s exclusive local distributor, with two new MG showrooms set to open across the country in 2019, and three more by 2020.

"Lebanon is a dynamic market and a key country for MG Motor. This is our first official entry into the market and we are confident we have found the right partner, whose in-depth knowledge of the automotive sector and successful track record in Lebanon creates a solid platform for the future success of the MG Motor brand. With three exciting new products coming this year we are now, more than ever, in a position to take this new market by storm." Tom Lee, Managing Director at SAIC Motor Middle East, parent company of MG Motor commented

During the announcement, Tom Lee, Managing Director at SAIC Motor Middle East, parent company of MG Motor commented: “Lebanon is a dynamic market and a key country for MG Motor. This is our first official entry into the market and we are confident we have found the right partner, whose in-depth knowledge of the automotive sector and successful track record in Lebanon creates a solid platform for the future success of the MG Motor brand. With three exciting new products coming this year we are now, more than ever, in a position to take this new market by storm.”

Meanwhile, Rabih Rasamny, General Manager of Unity Motor Company said: “We are very excited to relaunch the legendary MG brand in Lebanon. Many Lebanese still have vivid memories of the brand and its iconic models. With the strong support and backing of SAIC and notably Mr. Tom Lee, as well as the formidable warranty of 200,000Km that MG offers, we are bullish about the MG brand’s success in the Lebanese market.”

MG is a British-born automotive brand established in 1924, known for its historic models, awards and achievements throughout the past 94 years.

In line with its plans to become a household name in the region, the two showrooms and service center will offer MG’s customers an efficient and convenient service including a fully-fledged sales and aftersales team. MG Motor currently operates in six Middle East countries; Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Kuwait, Qatar, Bahrain and Oman. The MG brand enjoyed extraordinary success in 2018 with a significant 453% growth in sales across the entire region.

MG is a British-born automotive brand established in 1924, known for its historic models, awards and achievements throughout the past 94 years. MG was founded by William Morris and Cecil Kimbers and has the oldest car club in the automotive industry. The Rasamny Group has been a leading player in the auto industry of Lebanon arrive the 1950s.