The new model will travel without recharging 200 km.
Seat company plans to release a compact crossover with electric propulsion. It is expected that this model will revive the name Marbella, which from 1986 to 1998 were used for the subcompact car, which was extensively redesigned version of Fiat Panda.
The latest novelty in the line of all terrain Seat is the model of Ateca. It is built on the MQB chassis and is offered with a range of petrol and diesel engines capacity from 116 to 190 forces.
According to the publication, the novelty will be built on the same platform as the compact cars Volkswagen up!, Seat Mii and Skoda Citigo. The same chassis was used in the concept car Taigun with a 110 -horsepower three-cylinder gasoline engine of one liter, which Volkswagen is expected to launch a series. Subsequently, the group refused from this idea.
It is expected that the Seat Marbella will be powered by a power pack that will allow the crossover to pass without charging about 200 kilometers. Other information about the SUV yet.
Previously it was assumed the arrival of another compact crossover Seat. Such a model will be built on “folksvagenovskim” modular chassis MQB. It will be presented next spring in Geneva as a rival Nissan Juke.
In total, over the next few years, Seat will spend on creation of new models 3.3 billion euros.