The 2010 MG 6 made its debut at the 2009 Auto Shanghai motor show as the SAIC-owned Morris Garages brand after it aquired the Nanjing Automobile Group. The MG 6 is a fastback based on the Roewe 550 (MG 5). ike the Roewe 550, most of the development and styling of the MG 6 was done at the SAIC Motor UK Technical Centre.
The most popular engine option is expected to be the N-Series 1.8 engine, available in two states of tune, 133 bhp and 158 bhp (with turbo). The N-series is derived from the Rover K-Series engine. It is expected that this model will be assembled both in China, starting in 2010, and at the MG Motor UK Longbridge plant, in 2011.