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The access version of the CUPRA Formentor makes its official debut in Spain

The access version of the CUPRA Formentor makes its official debut. A model that is powered by a 150 hp gasoline engine. It is already for sale in Spain. The block can be paired to a dual-clutch manual or automatic DSG gearbox. In both cases with front wheel drive. We review its prices and main characteristics.

CUPRA continues to enrich and expand the range of its first self-developed model. The CUPRA Formentor has released in a short space of time new and very interesting versions that, without a doubt, will allow to stimulate its sales. Since the end of last year it was possible to configure the most basic engine with only 150 hp. Now, this access version has been officially released.

The new CUPRA Formentor with “decaffeinated” mechanics is already on sale in Spain. At the aesthetic level, the differences with respect to the model, which currently occupies the top-of-the-range position, are minimal. It is practically identical. And what is equally important, it brings with it a solvent endowment and benefits that, as we will see later, fulfill perfectly for daily driving.

CUPRA Formentor - rearThe CUPRA Formentor with a 150 hp engine is already on sale in Spain

The equipment of the new CUPRA Formentor of 150 CV

The customization options are solvent. You can choose from the following body colors: White, Urban Silver, Midnight Black, Magnetic Gray, Graphene Gray, Dark Camouflage and Desire Red. In addition, it is standard fitted with beautiful 18-inch alloy wheels.

We review below the Outstanding standard equipment available in this interesting version that allows you to reduce the starting price of the CUPRA SUV:

18-inch alloy wheels City emergency braking system with pedestrian and cyclist detection (Front Assist) Post-collision braking system Driver fatigue detector Full LED headlights Welcome light function 10-inch touch screen for operating the infotainment system Android compatibility Auto and Apple CarPlayDAB digital radioCUPRA Connect connectivity systemKeyless start and access systemHigh-beam assistantWireless charger for compatible mobile phonesHeated and electrically adjustable and folding exterior mirrorsThree-zone Climatronic air conditionerTinted rear windowsMulti-function steering wheel in sporty design (LED corner fog lights) Multiple corner fog lights front, side and curtain) Interior rear view mirror with anti-glare function Tire pressure sensor Rear view camera Alert for unintentional lane change CR control Adaptive Zero with Speed ​​Limiter Center Console Armrest Rear Center Armrest USB Type-C Connection

Video test of the CUPRA Formentor, the long-awaited first SUV of CUPRA’s own development

The 150 hp engine of the new CUPRA Formentor

Under the hood is a 1.5-liter TSI gasoline engine with 150 hp and 250 Nm of maximum torque. The block can be paired with both a six-speed manual gearbox and a seven-speed dual-clutch DSG automatic transmission. In both cases with a system of front-wheel drive. This engine is not offered with 4Drive.

This mechanical set allows the Formentor to accelerate from 0 to 100 km / h in 8.9 seconds and reach a maximum speed of 204 km / h. The highest level of efficiency is reached with the manual transmission, establishing an average fuel consumption of 6.6 liters per 100 kilometers and CO2 emissions of 150 g / km. And by the way, it equips the CUPRA Drive Profile driving mode selector.

Prices of the CUPRA Formentor 150 CV in Spain

MechanicalP.VP1.5 TSI 150 CV 6v29.670 € 1.5 TSI 150 CV DSG 7v31.870 €

Prices valid from February / 2021 without including discounts or other promotions