Seat Arona will be built on new MQB platform

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Seat Arona will be built on new MQB platform

Post by Rob » Thu Sep 29, 2016 4:49 pm

The Seat Arona will be one of the first cars and the first crossover to launch on the VW brands new MQB A0 platform.

As such, Seat will get access not only to the new platform first but also the complimentary powertrain, hardware and infotainment systems.

"Seat will have the best, or close to the best, car in the segment," said Luca de Meo, Seat's brand boss. "The platform gives us access to the latest engines, dynamics tuning, safety equipment, infotainment - the list is long.

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Re: Seat Arona will be built on new MQB platform

Post by AronaFan » Tue Oct 11, 2016 1:53 pm

Great news, it was about time Seat was brought up to the front for tech in the VAG group.

I bet there will be a VW & Skoda-badged version along soon after.

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Re: Seat Arona will be built on new MQB platform

Post by SeatFan » Wed Oct 12, 2016 9:24 am

VW have been slow to the market with their crossovers, I honestly expected them to have released something like the Taigun by now.

Anyway, pleased Seat are getting the first shot.

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