Spanish automaker, SEAT, has revealed the 2013 Seat Ibiza Cupra production six months after showing the concept at Beijing Motor Show. Seat Ibiza Cupra’s price starting from £18,25 and scheduled to arrive in UK’s showroom in January 2013, while the rest of europe will be scheduled in February.
2013 Seat Ibiza Cupra Engine
The 2013 Seat Ibiza Cupra is powered by VW’s 1.4 TSI engine, complete with twin-charging by super- and turbocharger with 178bhp and 184 lb ft of torque. For a supermini GTI, 2013 SEAT Ibiza Cupra is amzingly fast, from it’s power which is sent by a 7-speed DSG twin-clutch automatic transmission, and an installed a sound actuator in the exhaust system that provides a sportier soundtrack. It’s enough to reach the 0-62 mph (0-100 km/h) sprint in 6.9 seconds and could increase to its fastest speed of 142 mph (228 km/h), while fuel consumption is rated at 47.9 mpg UK (39.8 mpg US or 5.8 liters / 100 km).
2013 Seat Ibiza Cupra Exterior
That’s all about the car’s performance. Now, how about the design? Is there anything new on the 2013 Seat Ibiza Cupra? Well, here is some information. The latest Ibiza Cupra has lower and optional AR breaking kit, compared to the standard car. It has an XDS electronic differential lock that lowers the car’s tendency to understeer and also improves handling during fast corners. Its sporty look is highly supported by its muscular shoulder line, 17-inch alloy wheels and gloss black wing mirrors which are exclusive to the Cupra model. And don’t forget about its wider grille and deep air intakes, along with bi-xenon headlights as standard in day-running lights. The back side of is more impressive too than 2013 Toyota Avalon design, the Cupra has a matte-black diffuser which emphasises the car’s width and a single, central trapezoidal exhaust.
2013 Seat Ibiza Cupra Interior
Outside design has been reviewed, now let’s see inside the car. It must be more interesting with its new sports steering wheel, which features the paddles for the DSG dual-clutch gearbox. For your comfortable driving, the 2013 SEAT Ibiza Cupra will spoil you by offering two-tone leather sports seats and a new entertainment system which incorporates the CD/radio, Bluetooth audio streaming, a Micro SD card slot, hands-free phone connectivity with voice control, an on-board computer and the satellite navigation system. With all those new feature and its standard equipment on the 2013 Seat Ibiza Cupra includes climate control and automatic wipers, you will get more fascinating experience in driving.
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