Cupra, the sports brand of Seat, presented in society the Cupra born, its first 100% electric vehicle that represents the perfect symbiosis between performance and electrification. Designed and developed in Barcelona, it will go into production at the Zwickau plant (Germany) from September.
The Cupra Born, which sits on the platform MEB of Grupo Volkswagen, has an exterior design that reflects its sporty character and denotes agility and performance with a mixture of fluid surfaces and technical details.
The interior of the electric vehicle takes full advantage of the possibilities of digitization and offers a elegant and refined cockpit, but with an ecological touch thanks to recycled fabric created in collaboration with the Seaqual Initiative, which is made from plastics extracted from the oceans and is integrated into the seats.
The passenger compartment responds to an enveloping, sporty and driver-oriented concept thanks to the Cupra steering wheel with satellite buttons, to the center console and to the sporty-looking seats.
The model offers a sporty driving thanks to the system DCC in combination with the specific suspension, the ESC Sport, progressive steering, oversized brakes and tires mounted on alloy wheels up to 20 inches.
It will be available with two power levels: 150 CV y 204 CV, although this version can reach 231 CV thanks to the pack e-Boost1 optional. Accelerate from 0 to 100 km / h in 6,6 seconds; while advanced lithium-ion battery technology offers autonomy close to 540 kilometers.