Maxus Philippines launched the G50 in August 2020 as the latest addition to its range of light commercial vehicles. As such, the G50 is Maxus PH's challenger in the highly competitive MPV segment that includes vehicles such as the Honda Mobilio, Suzuki Ertiga, Mitsubishi Xpander, Toyota Innova, among others. The local spec Maxus G50 is powered by a 1.5-liter turbocharged gasoline engine that delivers 166 hp and 250 Nm of torque. The engine is connected to a seven-speed dual-clutch transmission that sends power to the front wheels.
The Maxus G50 sport a large rille accentuated with chrome trims and complemented by narrow, pulled back headlamps. The front fascia gives an aggressive look that matches the angular body of the MPV. Muscle lines lead to the rear in which its sleek tail lamps are connected by a chrome bar. The G50 also comes with a roof rail.
The Maxus G50 comes with a dark interior theme, and placed right at the center of the dashboard is a 12.3-inch floating-type multimedia touchscreen. The massive touchscreen head unit handles communications, infotainment, and navigation. The G50 also comes with leather seats, a panoramic sunroof, and electric power steering.
Technology & Safety Features
In terms of tech, the Maxus G50 is equipped with a suite of driver-assist technologies including adaptive cruise control, lane-keeping assist, lane departure warning, automatic emergency braking, and a 360-degree surround camera array. These are accompanied by a full complement of front, side, and curtain airbags.
Platform & Chassis
Maxus Philippines will be releasing details on the suspension, brakes, and capacity of the newest MPV as we get closer to the formal launch date.
Engine & Drivetrain
Under the hood of the Maxus G50 is a 1.5-liter turbocharged gasoline engine. It will be paired with a 7-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission that sends power to the front wheels. The engine will be able to power out 166 hp and 250 Nm of torque.