Seat has announced a new hybrid crossover Seat Tarraco

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Seat has announced a new hybrid crossover Seat Tarraco

This is the first electrified model of the brand. The car received a total impact of the power plant, 242 HP

The introduction of technologies of electrification in Seat models started with plug-in hybrid crossover Tarraco, which will be presented at the Frankfurt motor show next month. Petrol-electric SUV that will be available in the first half of 2020, will be the first hybrid SUV released by Volkswagen Group. This applies to the Volkswagen brand, which in 2016, introduced the Tiguan GTE, never went into production.

Tarraco PHEV uses a 1.4-litre petrol TSI engine capacity of 148 HP, It is connected to the motor 113 HP and a lithium-ion battery with a capacity of 13 kW. The total capacity of the system specified in the district 242 HP This is similar to the power plant Volkswagen Passat GTE, albeit with more power, which means that it becomes the most powerful Taracco in the family.

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Unit is sufficient to propel the heavy SUV to a maximum of 218 km/h and from standstill to 100 km/h Tarraco PHEV accelerates in 7.4 seconds.

The model will go on sale in the first half of 2020. Seat also took the opportunity to announce a new trim level for the FR Taracco PHEV. It is expected to fall in the range of all modifications simultaneously with the hybrid. Novelty can boast of a custom made grille and bumpers, wider wheel arches with the wheels 19 and 20 inches, as well as a restyled rear end and a new icon.