After consolidating its organisational structure with the appointment of its management team and increasing its staff by 50%, CUPRA has started building its new headquarters, as announced by company CEO Wayne Griffiths in front of the brand's UK dealers.
At the Mobile World Congress which was held in February, SEAT revealed it would be the lead brand in the Volkswagen Group’s urban micromobility strategy.
After incorporating four of the world's best padel players into its team, CUPRA has reinforced its presence in the sport, becoming the Official International Partner of the World Padel Tour (WPT) for the next three years.
100 metres. That is roughly the distance that the SEAT Tarraco has to cover. It does not seem like much, but the challenge becomes more complicated when you throw in a 60 degree slope and tonnes of soft sand beneath the wheels.
SEAT has posted its best May results in history. The company’s worldwide deliveries went up by 10.5% last month to stand at 54,400 cars.
Jason Lusty (St Albans, United Kingdom, 1970) has been named SEAT’s new Global Marketing Director beginning July 1st. Lusty is replacing Susanne Franz, who will become the Head of Brand Communication and Content Marketing at AUDI AG.
SEAT has reduced the environmental impact of its Martorell factory by 34% since 2010, including cutting 2,400 tonnes in CO2 emissions and installing pollution-killing pavements.
SEAT is starting its electric offensive with the introduction of the Mii electric. The shift towards electrified vehicles is gaining pace and SEAT is developing cars to meet the demands of a dynamic, ever-changing market while also maintaining the sustainability of mobility.
Carsten Isensee has been appointed new Executive Vice-President for Finance at SEAT, and will begin his duties as a member of the Executive Committee of the company on June 1st 2019.
SEAT is celebrating its third consecutive year as strategic partner of Primavera Sound, one of the benchmark festivals on the international music scene, which this year expects to draw over 220,000 visitors. With this move, the carmaker connects with Barcelona’s youthful, urban spirit and passion for music and international talent.
The aerodynamics of every new car built by Spanish manufacturer, SEAT, is designed using a supercomputer, housed in a deconsecrated chapel, with the power of 40,000 PCs.
SEAT advances its strategy to begin operating in China. A delegation from the Chinese government today visited the SEAT headquarters in Martorell (Barcelona) to meet with the JAC Volkswagen joint venture partners (SEAT, Volkswagen Group China and JAC).
SEAT is collaborating for the first time with Sónar, the international Music, Creativity and Technology festival, which is celebrating its 26th edition, to connect with Barcelona’s spirit of innovation and creativity.
The CUPRA Formentor has made its dynamic debut around the stunning roads of Cap de Formentor, Mallorca. The CUV is the first model developed specifically by CUPRA and made its public static debut at Geneva Motor Show earlier this year.
On the occasion of International Recycling Day, which is being celebrated tomorrow, SEAT has announced that it is focussing its environmental improvement actions this year on reducing waste.
A witty new installation supporting CALM – the Campaign Against Living Miserably – has been unveiled to encourage people to listen more to their friends and family.
SEAT’s global sales went up by 7% from January to April 2019 compared to the same period the previous year.
SEAT has reduced the number of muscle injuries suffered by its factory workers at its Martorell plant by 70% in two years by using biomechanics and cutting-edge virtual reality technology.
Once again, SEAT will be part of Techno-Classica, the renowned world show for vintage, classic and prestige cars in Essen, Germany.
SEAT’s biggest product offensive has reached its climax with the introduction of the brand’s new flagship model, the Tarraco.
Black and white images as opposed to ultra HD 4K video; faxes versus apps and vinyl LPs against mp3. Society has evolved tremendously in the past 50 years, but in what ways has the car industry changed?
After captivating car lovers of the world at the Geneva International Motor Show 2019 with the premiere of the CUPRA Formentor, CUPRA went back to the garage for the official presentation of its management team.
Motorists could save more than £1,800 a year in coffee shop bills and up to an hour and a half in time spent lounging in coffee shops*, according to car maker SEAT.
SEAT presented its electric strategy today which, until the beginning of 2021, will include six electric and plug-in hybrid models.
CUPRA has put its new e-Racer – the first 100% electric touring car in the world – through its latest gruelling environmental test, running the stunning electric racer in the wintry -10 degree weather of the Andorran ski slopes.
SEAT’s Martorell factory in Barcelona has reduced its water consumption per car produced by 31% in the last eight years.
A dune field measuring 22 kilometres long and 5 kilometres wide, featuring mountains of sand, varying terrain and extreme temperatures. This is the challenge facing the SEAT Tarraco in Morocco’s largest desert.
The creation process of a concept car – a design exercise that shapes the guidelines for future development – raises hundreds of questions and requires hours of sketching, hundreds of renders, narrowing down ideas and fresh starts.
SEAT posted the best results* in its history in 2018 after increasing its operating profit by 33.4% and reaching a record figure of 254 million euros (2017: 191 million euros).
SEAT UK has announced the fastest-ever CUPRA with the launch of the special edition Leon CUPRA R ST, which can be specced to produce an exceptional 370PS output.
What do rear view mirrors, lane markings and indicators have in common? Besides all being everyday items in our daily lives, these three inventions were the brainchild of women.
CUPRA unveiled the CUPRA Ateca Special Edition at the 2019 Geneva International Motorshow, a unique car that brings greater levels of performance, sophistication and appeal to the high-performance SUV.
Axel Andorff has been appointed SEAT’s new executive Vice-President for R&D, beginning today. With nearly 20 years’ experience at the carmaker Daimler, the new Vice-President will drive the company’s innovation projects.
SEAT el-Born will make its first appearance in front of the world’s media at the Volkswagen Group night, before its public debut at the 2019 Geneva International Motor Show.
SEAT will take the covers off its first all-electric vehicle at this year’s Geneva International Motor Show with the world premiere of its concept car.
SEAT and IBM are developing a new solution to transform driving in cities. Announced the day after SEAT presented its concept car Minimó promising to revolutionise urban mobility, ‘Mobility Advisor’ uses IBM Watson AI to help urban citizens make informed decisions about their daily transportation options: from cars, to scooters, to bikes...