next week opens its doors Paris motor show, and just a few minutes, the Spanish brand Seat belongs to the Volkswagen Group has made us to know that there will show and will present a new version of the best-selling Ateca. Responds to the name of the Seat Ateca X-Perience and displays a aesthetics a lot more all-terrain that the conventional model.
Seat thinks that the Ateca is an SUV that allows certain breaks out of the black asphalt, but know that it is not a model to make important forays into the field, nor has it been designed to do this. “The Ateca X-Perience is directed at the customer that wants to go a little further, take it to the extreme, to weekend excursions, even more offroad,” states the brand in its press release. In this way, they have created a model with more features out of the asphalt and less urbanite.
the design of The Ateca X-Perience is much more robust and aggressive, clearly more focused towards its use adventurer with greater protections for the body visible in the low of the four sides and in the arches of the wheels. In addition, and despite the fact that their diameters are 18 inches, the wheels use tyres with higher profile and drawing offroad more marked, which improves the performance of the vehicle and ensures a better movement when we abandon the asphalt.
As is logical, it has traction on the four wheels. The engine is the 2.0 TDI version of 190 hp (not the 150 hp 4×2, which both gave that talk yesterday), which is associated with a change DSG 7-speed with cams for the change in the steering wheel. To send more or less power to the rear end using the differential Haldex’s fifth-generation. To further improve the motor skills account with the traction control, XDS – that performs a job similar to that of the differential locking.
through a rotary control located on the center console operate the system Driving Experience, which allows us to select between several driving modes including: Normal, Sport, Eco, Individual, snow and Offroad. It also has a system of control decreases, which the brand called “Hill Descent Control”.
There are also the latest technologies and systems in the fashionable connectivity, or systems driving assistance and safety. Among others, we find adaptive cruise control, Lane Assist, collision warning front, or pedestrians with braking automatic emergency sensing, blind spot, cross traffic alert, 360 degree camera, automatic parking or high beam automatically.