Spanish performance car brand Cupra has named its current Seat executive vice-president for sales and marketing and Cupra chief executive Wayne Griffiths as chairman of the board.
Cupra has expanded its line-up with a second model, based on the new Seat Leon.
Pentagon Motor Group has continued its 2019 car dealer network expansion by completing the acquisition of Sytner Group's Seat UK franchised location in Huddersfield.
Seat UK was celebrating an improved performance in the NFDA Dealer Attitude survey as enthusiastically as the unveiling of its new El Born electric vehicle (EV) at the Geneva Motor Show 2019.
Cupra will unveil a concept version of the first vehicle to be developed and produced specifically for the Spanish performance brand at the forthcoming Geneva Motor Show 2019.
Cupra has appointed Seat executive vice-president for sales and marketing Wayne Griffiths as its new chief executive.
The opening of Snows Motor Group’s new Cupra showroom has marked the addition of a 50th franchised dealership to the Southampton-based group’s car retail portfolio.
Cupra, the new performance brand from Seat, will launch its first official model before the end of the year – the Cupra Ateca.
Prices and specification details of the new Cupra Ateca SUV have been revealed ahead of the arrival of Seat's new performance car brand in UK showrooms.
Seat will enter the EV race in 2020 when it launches its first fully-electric vehicle as part of a new model offensive which will see a new vehicle launched every six months from 2018.
Seat has revealed that it is currently “evaluating scope for a UK Cupra specialist network” as it prepares for a re-launch of the performance car model line at the 2018 Geneva Motor Show.
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