we Knew that today was presented the new SUV from SEAT, in the same way that we knew that filtraría ahead of time. The new model of the brand, the first in the SUV segment, receives the name of SEAT Ateca and clearly follows the design language of the brand, with a picture very similar to that of his brother, the SEAT Leon, with which it also shares the MQB platform. As a curiosity: Ateca is a municipality in aragon, located in the province of Zaragoza.
we Cannot say that the SEAT Ateca us surprised by its design despite the remarkable differences that there are with the SEAT 20V20 that we saw in the last Geneva motor show and had a design much more aggressive and sporty. Classic lines and angular characteristic of the group Volkswagen, but with the identity of the SEAT are the ones that make up this new crossover that it smells of success.
similar to the SEAT Leon are evident
inside the likeness with the SEAT León is also remarkable, with a dashboard with clearly less than 7 differences, but that follows the same patterns. The main changes focus on the central console, at least in the unit with automatic change of the images mounts the electric parking brake with Auto-Hold, as well as a selector for the modes of traction or control system of traction control. We will know more details when the SEAT Ateca is official.
Still unconfirmed officially, the first information says that this SUV will be available with engine 1.0 TSI 110 HP and 1.4 TSI of 150 HP with deactivation of selective cylinders. Supply diesel would be made up in principle of the 1.6 TDI 110 HP and the 2.0 TDI 150 and 184 HP. All boxes manuals will be six speed and there will be a DSG in the range, as well as all-wheel drive 4Drive for powerful versions.
The SEAT Ateca will be presented in the Geneva but it is expected that in the next few hours SEAT post all the information regarding this new compact SUV that will compete with models like the Kia Sportage or the Nissan Qashqai.
Source – Motor1