SEAT forward image fragment SUV who will be presenting next week’s Geneva Motor Show . This is the first vehicle in this segment for Spanish brand .
E l Geneva Motor Show open its doors next week and developments within SEAT is preparing to show is a prototype his first SUV . A mode teaser and forward a small fragment of image through its official Twitter channel.
The crossover, which seems to be based closely on the IBX concept prototype in 2011, will start production in 2016 and will be in charge of launching a new family of SUVs SEAT.
This new crossover will be based on the MQB platform Volkswagen Group and will be produced on the premises of Škoda in the Czech Republic. Škoda is also planning its own seven-seat SUV, which will be released in late 2016.
The Supreme Head of SEAT Jürgen Stackmann recently revealed that it is unlikely that the new SUV carried as name León, despite the new model will have a similar aesthetic to hatchback. The chief designer Alejandro Mesonero Romans revealed that while the design work is complete and their appearance will be like a sort of Big Brother Leon .
The release of first SUV brand part of a growth strategy that aims to significantly increase sales of SEAT, which in 2013 amounted to 355,000 units.
For more details will have to wait for the prototype makes its debut under the Geneva Motor Show will take place from next week.