CUPRA Formentor: this is the second car of the brand, a prototype of plug-in hybrid SUV

CUPRA Formentor The propulsion system of this prototype is plug-in hybrid

CUPRA Formentor The propulsion system of this prototype is plug-in hybrid

The first model developed specifically for CUPRA is here. The CUPRA Formentor is a high-performance plug- in hybrid SUV , although it is still at the prototype stage and will be officially presented at the Geneva Motor Show in a few days.

This CUPRA Formentor concept car will be the second model of CUPRA , after the CUPRA Ateca , and according to the brand has a design that seeks to excite, with a sporty touch, interesting proportions, some pilots that the firm calls “infinite back light” and a specific color blue oil matte .

With this second model CUPRA aims to double sales in a period of between 3 and 5 years, and it should be noted that in 2018, in its first year in the market, total sales of the brand totaled 14,400 vehicles.

The cabin, meanwhile, has striking leather seats type baquet with carbon fiber back, specific steering wheel CUPRA (with logo in bronze tone), dashboard with 10-inch floating screen, digital instrument panel, chrome details and bright black, and all the connectivity and the multimedia offer of the house.

The propulsion system of this prototype is plug-in hybrid , and seeks both maximum performance and moderate consumption, and is also associated with the adaptive chassis DCC.

Although it has not been detailed what engines it combines, its powers or the capacity of the battery, we know that the combined power is 245 HP and the change is a DSG automatic double clutch. In addition, it announces an autonomy in electric mode of up to 50 kilometers in the WLTP cycle , which is equivalent to about 70 kilometers in the NEDC cycle.

To know more details about this SUV prototype of CUPRA, it will be necessary to wait a few days, until its coming-out at the Geneva Motor Show.