'Sports inspired' special gets cosmetic upgrades inside and out for $1000 over the model on which it's based.
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MG Motor Australia has released a special-edition version of the MG 3 light car, dubbed MG 3S, priced from $16,990 drive-away.

Based on the MG 3 Core specification, the MG 3S gains a "sports inspired dynamic" by adding side skirts, a black rear spoiler, black painted wheels, limited-edition badging, weather shields, and custom keyrings.

Two exterior colour schemes will be offered: white, red and black, or yellow and black. If you opt for the former, you get red piping for the floor mats, red interior vent surrounds and a red front grille. For the latter, there's black floor mats and a black-painted grille.

The MG 3S is limited to just 100 units nationally, and is powered by the same 82kW/150Nm 1.5-litre naturally-aspirated four-cylinder petrol engine as the standard model.

As with the wider MG line-up, the MG 3S is covered by a seven year, unlimited kilometre warranty with seven years of roadside assistance.

The MG 3S is on sale now.

2019 MG 3 pricing

  • Core - $15,990
  • 3S - $16,990 (new)
  • Excite - $17,490

All prices are drive-away.