Sports model, passing 500 kilometers on a single charge.
Shown last spring in Geneva conceptual electric car Seat el-Born, represented the closest relative of the hatchback Volkswagen ID.3, the market has not yet emerged. But already got the “charged” version of the Cupra sub-brand – it introduced just.
Under the new rules this machine is not considered “Seat” – to sell it will be under the name of Cupra el-Born. The main differences from the donor, largely rethought, more “evil” the front part, wide side skirts, two tone rims. The interior is equipped with sport steering wheel and “buckets”, but overall the interior looks the same. Of course, outside, and inside is decorated with signature copper accents.
Battery consumption capacity of 77 kilowatt-hours (the total capacity is 82 kilowatt hours) allows you to drive 500 kilometers to the WLTP cycle. By the way, for the above Volkswagen is the top battery pack, which in addition provides for a 45 and a 58 kilowatt-hours. The concept Seat was equipped with this battery (the total capacity is 62 kilowatt-hours) with a range of 420 miles.
Another feature of the electric “Cupra” is a Dynamic Sport Chassis Control (DCC Sport) that automatically changes the suspension settings depending on road conditions to ensure the best dynamics. With her, by the way, not all obviously, as the team announced that up to 50 km/h electric car accelerates in 2.9 seconds. Anyway, the hot hatch needs to be faster “Seat” that develops 100 km/h in 7.5 seconds.
It is also known that el Cupra-Born supports quick charging, which allows for half an hour to replenish energy by 260 km.
Production of electric will establish at the Volkswagen plant in Zwickau. In sale it will arrive in 2021.