The car will be on sale this year.
Sports brand SEAT Cupra unit – officially launched its first fully electric model called el-Born, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to Browser.
Cupra el-Born – this electric hatchback, which goes on sale this year. The novelty will allow the Spaniards to enter the growing market of electric hatchback, which is now dominated by models such as the Nissan Leaf, Renault Zoe and Volkswagen ID.3.
Sirga el-Born, in fact, is the serial version of the concept SEAT el-Born, presented at the Geneva motor show-2019, however, on the way to the conveyor car changed the logo SEAT on the icon sub-brand.
Design salable electric car is virtually identical to the prototype. Machine focused on dynamism and stands out with sporty appearance and with “evil” bumpers, wider sills and a larger rear spoiler acquired aggressive forms. Among other features – a short hood, large Windows and a spoiler on the do.
Cupra el-Born is based on the platform of the Volkswagen Group MEB, which is designed purely for electric vehicles. Here one motor (204 HP), it drives the rear wheels and accelerates the new product to “hundreds” of 7.5 seconds. The cruising range of the car 500 miles, which provides a battery capacity of 82 kWh (of which are available to 77 kWh). By the way, this is the biggest battery that can be found on electrohead. Over time, the same battery will get the top VW ID.3.
Cupra el-Born has quite a spacious cabin, the trunk is about the same volume as that of the SEAT Leon. On the front panel set digital collection tubes, 10-inch touch screen infotainment system and a new sport steering wheel. The seats have well-developed lateral support.