The Ateca is the first SUV manufactured by Seat. The compact SUV is expected to offer exceptional driving fun coupled with distinctive design, great performance and versatility. The SUV was presented in February 2016 at the Chicago Auto Show followed by Geneva Auto Show in March 2016. The features and attributes present in the 2017 Seat Ateca are sure to make the SUV an outstanding car in this category. This Seat SUV is targeted to increase sales in Western Europe and will also boost the brand image of Seat greatly.
2017 Seat Ateca – Exterior Body Styles and Interior Changes
Both the interiors and the exteriors of the Seat Ateca 2017 are exceptionally done. Perfect combination of technology, innovation and creativity can be seen in the car. The aggressive 20V20 concept has been implemented in the 2017 Seat Ateca. The car comes with length 171.7 inches, width 72.4 inches, height 62.9 inches along with wheelbase of 103.9 inches. The design of the car has a splendid combination of functionality and dynamism. Some of the fascinating exterior features of the SUV include the triangular light signatures, the trapezoidal grille, the side blisters with maximum sharpness and minimum radii, full LED headlamps, smart indicator lamps, the special ‘welcome light’, sports car styled exterior mirrors and slightly rectangular wheel arches. The sculptural rear of the SUV and powerful shoulders give the vehicle a strong and sturdy look and feel. The SUV comes in attractive colors as well.
On checking the car interiors, you will find the interiors and the exteriors are in sync with one another. The interiors have a sense of solidarity along with perfect balance of elegance and dynamism. Modern technological up gradations in the interiors have made the SUV upscale. The vehicle has great seating arrangement with abundant leg room. The double load floor is a special feature and the rear seats can be folded for additional luggage space. Other fascinating features in the car interiors include group controls in the dashboard for easy management and accessibility, high center console with four profiles including Sport, Normal, Individual and Eco, 8-inches infotainment display, ambient lighting, electric tailgate, remote-controlled stationary heating system, wireless smart phone charging etc. The SUV is technology-driven and has advanced features like driver assistance systems, great levels of connectivity including features like ConnectApp using MirrorLink integration, Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, Media System Plus etc. There are also various kinds of cameras and sensors installed in the vehicle making driving highly pleasurable experience.
2017 Seat Ateca – Engine Options
The 2017 Seat Ateca comes with petrol as well as diesel engines. The main engine is 1.0 liter 3-cylinder TSI with 113 hp. On the other hand the stronger petrol engine is 1.4 liter inline-4 TSI with 148 hp. The main diesel engine is 1.6 liter inline-4 TDI with 113 hp, while the second engine is 2.0 liter inline-4 TDI engine and has two powerful levels. Power offered is in the range of 148-187 hp.
2017 Seat Ateca – Expected MSRP and Availability
There are many models in which the 2017 Ateca will be available. The price of the base trim of this SUV is expected to be starting from $26,500 or £18,500. Though the 2017 Seat Ateca was launched in 2016 in two auto shows. The availability of the car in the market is scheduled to take place in beginning of September 2016 hopefully. To sum up, the 2017 Seat Ateca, the new SUV launched by Seat is sure to fascinate customers with the amazing exterior and interior features and technologically advanced equipments and attributes. The Nissan Qashqai is expected to be the main competitor of this SUV but will be highly priced than the 2017 Seat Ateca. On the whole, this compact SUV is sure to leave a mark with car connoisseurs.