New SEAT Ibiza Cupra Revealed, Priced From £18,825

SEAT has unveiled the updated Ibiza Cupra, which is powered by a 178bhp 1.4-litre TSI engine with 250Nm of torque. 0-62mph comes in 6.9 seconds, top speed is 142 mph, while the average fuel economy is 47.9 mpg.

New Ibiza Cupra will arrive in the UK in January 2013 priced at £18,825, with order books opening next week.

The 1.4-litre TSI is mated to a seven-speed DSG twin-clutch automatic transmission, with its extremely short shift times, can be operated via paddles mounted behind the steering wheel.

The exhaust system allows for an extra sporty sound when the driver desires it.

For full details see the press release below.

PRESS RELEASE (click to expand)


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