The VW Polo GTI from Spain

Martorell ( Spain ), September 1, 2015

During the first Ibiza models even exceed the 30-year mark and the seat subcompact in Germany officially an H license plate authorized is, the manufacturers have only just over half of the time ( since 2000 ) is working on particularly sporty class members. The first derivatives of the new Cupra name were produced from May 2000th They had either 156 or ?? in the R version ?? 180 hp. Now get the revamped 2015 Ibiza the fourth generation of vehicles Cupra its offshoot.

Optical trimmed Sport

The sportiest of Ibiza program stowed future factory 17-inch alloy wheels in the wheel arches. Bi-xenon headlamps, LED daytime running lights and LED rear lights are just as standard as black mirrors or a new rear apron with its black diffuser matt and typical of the brand integrated trapezoid tailpipe at the three-door coupe.

Engine from the VW Polo GTI

In the engine room of the Ibiza Cupra tinkers future of the same " upgesizede " 1.8 - liter four-cylinder, which is already in the Group relatives VW Polo GTI comes with 192 hp and a maximum torque of 320 newton meters are used. In the little Spaniard of turbo gasoline engine also ensures Polo GTI driving performance: 6.7 seconds for the standard sprint from zero to 100 km / h Do one both models are in the data sheet. The top speed of the Cupra is given as 235 km / h ?? one km / h less than the GTI. Then both vehicles but again agree: 6.0 liters per 100 kilometers should be the average consumption is respectively connected via a six-speed manual box, a electronic controlled front differential to prevent massive understeer and an adaptive suspension is also on board,

Leon in Ibiza and Apps from SEAT

Like the rest of Ibiza models receives also the sporty top model, the valance from the Leon family. Furthermore Seat leaves the air vents, instrument panel and infotainment system from the compact class vehicle segment seep down. The latter is equipped with many new features for better connectivity. Thus, for example, the smartphone by Apple or Android carplay couple car and contents can be mirrored. Furthermore Seat offers two specially developed apps that lead to fuel consumption statistics, the next workshop appointment or the weather forecast at the destination. A Berganfahrassistent, a multi-collision brake and a fatigue warning there standard in the Ibiza Cupra.

Prices for launch

Exact information about the planned launch and the starting price of the Seat Ibiza Cupra have not yet been announced. A Polo GTI is to have from 22,275 euros. If we draw the usual in the VW Group VW original premium from ?? the small car segment that is between 1,000 and 1,500 euros-, the starting price of the Seat Ibiza Cupra would be around 21,000 euros . (ml)