Founded in the United Kingdom in 1924, MG became renowned from the production inception of its sporty and exciting cars. The company bears the name of the auto dealer, Morris Garage, who began producing modified models collaborating with designer Cecil Kimber who joined the company as Director of Sales and soon became the CEO.
Throughout its distinguished history, the car rapidly gained wide popularity and became the best-selling car in the world, especially in the 1990s and during the millennium that witnessed the revival of the MG sports cars heritage in the famous British Touring Car Championship - BTCC. Armed with unique design and legacy spanning for more than 90 years, from MG 14/28 to its latest model, MG has succeeded in launching many legendary models.
Records and achievements
About Al-Ahli Saudi FC
With a history extending for more than 80 years, Al-Ahli Saudi FC headquartered in Jeddah is considered one of the oldest clubs in KSA and it is honored by several names, most notably The Royal Club, The Emperor and The Castle of Cups. The club is no stranger to podiums and has won many championships during its glorious journey supported by a large fan base throughout the Kingdom. The team plays its home matches at the King Abdullah Sports City Stadium, which has a total capacity of 62,000 seats.
The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, may Allah rest his soul, gave Al-Ahli the title of the Kingdom's Ambassador after achieving remarkable accolades in one year, as the club won four foreign championships; the handball team that won the Asian Club League Handball Championship and then the Gulf Cup. The first football team and Volleyball team also won the Gulf Cup.
The Managing Director’s Message:
When you share the same path with thought leaders, you also share the same visions and the journey to reach your goal becomes a pleasure, regardless of the obstacles. This fruitful cooperation is the key to success and moving forward, and without it the life cycle becomes incomplete. Life is a journey, and what makes that journey better is to find a partner who shares our passion, excitement, and willpower to achieve greatness. Together we stand tall overcoming the impossible, no matter how long the journey to the top.
There is no doubt that MG's partnership with the Al-Ahli Saudi FC is an intuitive result to the common characteristics between them, both are considered icons in their respective fields and have scored many championships and achievements throughout their prosperous long history. This partnership is yet another achievement to be added to their proven record as it meets the aspirations of both the entities’ fans. I am confident that together our partnerships’ success will continue to be evident locally and regionally.
MG places this partnership at the top of its priorities especially since it falls inline with our Do More brand direction and the racing spirit that co-exists amongst the people of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. This partnership will continue to give us the opportunity to better connect with our customers.
In conclusion, I would like to point out that MG places such partnerships at the top of its priorities as it comes in line with its strategy to reach the customers through a set of partnerships and initiatives that fulfill the aspirations of all parties.