CUPRA has revealed the title of the model’s future electrical compact automobile. The automobile will probably be known as CUPRA Raval. The place does that title come from?
In response to the producer, the title CUPRA Raval is an ode to the bustling Raval district within the coronary heart of Barcelona. “Raval is likely one of the most stunning neighborhoods in Barcelona and our future electrical compact automobile is called after this space as a result of it displays precisely that spirit. Identical to we did with the CUPRA Born again then, we now need to underline the essence of Raval and proceed to encourage the world from Barcelona,” explains CUPRA CEO Wayne Griffiths.
Manufacturing of the CUPRA Raval will happen at SEAT SA’s most important manufacturing facility in Martorell, close to Barcelona. The corporate is investing 3 billion euros within the transformation of the plant from ICE to electrical automobiles and can produce electrical automobiles based mostly on the Volkswagen Group’s MEB Small platform from 2025. SEAT SA is answerable for the Small BEV cluster for a number of manufacturers throughout the Group.
Additionally as a Volkswagen: the ID.2
Volkswagen in flip additionally comes with a mannequin beneath the ID.3. That automobile will probably be known as the ID.2. The Volkswagen ID.2all already provides a style of that automobile. Due to that Volkswagen, we already know a bit about what specs CUPRA and Volkswagen have in retailer. The ID.2 is 4.05 meters lengthy, 1.81 meters huge and 1.53 meters excessive. The wheelbase is 2.60 meters. The bags compartment measures 490 to 1,330 litres. The fashions have front-wheel drive. The ID.2 has an electrical motor with a capability of 166 kW (226 hp) and an anticipated vary of as much as 450 kilometers. Charging the battery pack from 10% to 80% takes roughly 20 minutes. The ID.2all Idea sprints from 0-100 km/h in lower than 7 seconds and reaches a high velocity of 160 km/h. Rely on related efficiency for the CUPRA Raval.