Based on the Seat Ateca, the Jetta VS5 is the first product of the new entry-level brand.
Qatar reportedly pushed for the factory to be built in Turkey during yesterday’s VW Supervisory Board meeting.
Seat is sending the Ateca to the plastic surgeon for its planned mid-life update.
The Spanish automaker has implemented some subtle changes in a bit to freshen up its models’ appeal.
In stock form, the extra weight of the Cupra would mean it’d definitely lose; however, ABT evens out the odds.
The Ateca been tuned by ABT and, although on paper the differences are minor, in the real world it’s faster than promised.
Cupra’s new Ateca Special Edition is on display in Geneva and will go on sale before the end of 2019.
The Ateca All Terrain’s 30mm higher ground clearance leads to improved approach and departure angles.
If the Jetta VS5 looks familiar to you, it’s because the SUV is a rebadged Seat Ateca.
The pack for the Cupra Ateca includes an extra 59 HP, sporty exterior upgrades and new wheels.
Jetta would become the third brand of FAW-VW, adding to Volkswagen and Audi.
The sporty Ateca and Leon have similar power and performance, but can the SUV outperform the hot hatch?.