Tag: Cupra Formentor

2021 Cupra Formentor VZ5 Coming February 22 With Audi Sport’s 2.5L Turbocharged Five-Cylinder

Cupra will launch a range-topping version of the Formentor that will be powered by an Audi Sport-sourced turbocharged 2.5-liter five-cylinder engine. Named the Formentor VZ5, it will officially debut on February 22, just in time to coincide with the brand’s third anniversary as a standalone business, and if you live in Europe, then you should […]

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Electric 2021 Cupra el-Born Hot Hatch Due In The Second Half Of The Year

Cupra is a few months away from officially launching the el-Born. Seat’s performance brand has announced that the electric compact EV will make its premiere after mid-2021. A slightly hotter variant of the Volkswagen ID.3 and the first zero-emission sporty hatchback made by the Group, the el-Born will be part of the Cupra lineup exclusively. […]

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2021 European Car Of The Year Finalists Announced, Think You Can Guess The Winner?

We already know the finalists of the 2021 North American Car, Truck and Utility of the Year, but the shortlist for the 2021 European Car of the Year has just been released. Seven vehicles will go to war trying to nab the most votes from the approximately 60 jurors, and these are, in alphabetical order, […]

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Watch Out Porsche Design, Cupra Is Now Making Formentor-Inspired Sneakers

Car manufacturers branching out to other fields is nothing new, and the latest one is Cupra, which has entered the sneaker-making business in collaboration with Barcelona-based Mikakus. Co-created with soccer player Andres Iniesta’s international fashion brand, the three-sneaker collection includes the Garage model, in Petrol Blue and White, and the flagship Paddock. The Mikakus x […]

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Does This Cupra Formentor VZ Prototype Sound Like It’s Packing Audi Sport’s 2.5L Turbo Five-Pot?

We asked our spy photographers for further proof on the use of the Audi Sport-sourced five-cylinder turbocharged powerplant and Stefan from SB-Medien kindly provided a video that allows us to hear the Cupra prototype’s engine. Check it out for yourself in the video that follows and tell us what you think.  [Update 10/16/2020] -Original story […]

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