Tag: Cupra Born

Electric Vehicles Dominate 2022 European Car Of The Year Short List

Electric vehicles are increasing in popularity, but it’s still surprising to see them dominating the shortlist for 2022 European Car of the Year. Out of the seven finalists, six are fully electric as the only outlier is the redesigned Peugeot 308. It will have to battle a number of electric competitors including the Cupra Born, […]

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Is Cupra’s All-Electric Born Compact Hatch More Than A Fancier-Looking VW ID.3?

Back in May, Cupra unveiled its new Born all-electric hatchback and Autogefühl recently had the opportunity to put it through its paces. The Cupra Born is based on the same MEB platform as the VW ID.3 and shares most of its components with the German EV. However, it does look quite different, thanks to the […]

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Cupra To Share Fewer Models With Seat In The Future

Cupra started off as a young brand focused on performance-oriented variants of Seat models. However, driven by the success of the brand-exclusive Cupra Formentor, high-ranking officials have said that there will be more differentiation between the two Spanish brands of the VW Group. In the future, Cupra will try to establish itself in the market […]

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BMW M4 Competition Convertible, Cupra Born EV, Porsche Taycan Vs Audi E-Tron And Model S, Bentley Bentayga S: Your Morning Brief

Good morning and welcome to our daily digest of automotive news from around the globe, starting with… Dealer Offering Nissan Titan Buyers A Two-Year Lease On A Leaf For Just 99 Cents A Nissan dealer in Virginia wants to boost flagging Titan sales by giving truck buyers a Leaf EV for almost nothing. There’s no […]

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Electric Cupra Born Hatch Is A VW ID.3 With Added Latin Sizzle

Seat’s standalone sporty brand, Cupra, has revealed the full details of its first EV. Called Born, the electric hatchback is built on the same Volkswagen Group MEB platform found under the VW ID.3 hatch and the ID.4 and Audi Q4 e-tron SUVs. In fact, it’s essentially a tweaked ID.3. But playing up to Cupra’s positioning […]

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2021 Cupra Born EV Hatch Joins The Recycling Camp With Plastic-Made Seats

Cupra has joined forces with Seaqual Initiative to implement recycled plastic into the Born. The electric hatchback’s seats, with integrated headrests and side bolstering, are made of a recycled polymer fabric named Seaqual Yarn. The material is sourced from plastic extracted from oceans, seas, rivers and estuaries by Seaqual Initiative, who works with local communities, […]

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Cupra Born Effectively Revealed Ahead Of Its Debut On May 25

Cupra has released a revealing teaser video of their upcoming Born EV. Previewed by the el-Born concept, the production model will be unveiled on May 25th and look virtually identical to the study. The company didn’t go into many specifics, but the road-going model is essentially a Cupra-ified Volkswagen ID.3. As a result, the hatchback […]

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