This is the Cupra Ibiza, a potential rival for the Ford Fiesta ST and potentially a key component of SEAT’s bid to build its performance division into a brand in its own right. Shown at the official Cupra launch event, the Cupra Ibiza is ostensibly just a show car for now; SEAT’s management say they want to gauge reaction to the car from customers and dealers before committing it to production.
SEAT’s new Cupra standalone brand has the potential to introduce models of its own, the firm’s bosses have admitted for the first time. As Auto Express reported last year, the plan for the Cupra division is currently for it to sell high-performance, higher-price versions of existing SEAT models - starting with the Ateca but also likely to expand to include the Ibiza and Arona, as well as the next Leon.
SEAT has taken wraps off a high-performance version of its Ateca SUV – but it won’t carry the SEAT name at all. The new car is the first for Cupra as a standalone brand, one launched by SEAT to set its faster models apart, much like Fiat has done with Abarth. The Cupra Ateca is powered by a 296bhp 2.0-litre petrol engine, putting power to the road via an eight-speed DSG automatic gearbox and four-wheel drive. SEAT claims a 0-62mph time of 5.4 seconds and a top speed of 152mph are achievable.
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