Long Term 21 Feb
Long-term report: This car outsold Kia’s EV6 and Ford’s Mustang Mach-E
The easy-to-live-with electro-mobile Cupra Born was the 11th most popular battery electric vehicle (BEV) among private buyers in 2022, ahead of the Kia EV6.
Long Term 24 Jan
Cupra Born generates warm feelings in the winter cold
Winter's freezing temperatures begin to impact on AM editor Tim Rose's usage of the Cupra Born electric car
Manufacturer 5 Dec
Volkswagen Group UK leadership changes geared for agency model direct car sales
Volkswagen Group has rolled-out a new leadership structure across its five brands with direct sales roles introduced to reflect its move to an agency model for selling cars and commercial vehicles in the UK.
Long Term 16 Nov
Long term report: Cupra Born makes a case for EV motoring masses
After another month in Cupra's Born EV, AM's editor Tim Rose notes that giving consumers direct experience of life with an electric car is vital if the UK is to reach its goal for zero emissions cars.
Market Insight 4 Nov
Doomed Fiesta accelerates Ford’s UK car registrations ahead of Volkswagen
Another near doubling of new car registrations from Ford was led by the doomed Fiesta hatchback during October, Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) data shows.
Supplier News 12 Oct
Ohme to ‘drive value’ as new Volkswagen Group EV chargepoint partner
Ohme chief executive Peter McDonald says the electric vehicle (EV) charge point provider will prove its value to car retailers and customers after striking up a new partnership with the Volkswagen Group.
Long Term 5 Oct
Long term report: Cupra Born EV is full of energy and spark
The pain of energy charges is being offset by the pleasure of stretching the legs of our Cupra Born electric car.
Car Dealer News 6 Sep
Seat dealership plans holiday lets in new car showroom development
A Seat dealer already offering customers cut-price showroom stays is bidding to become a rural holiday destination with a planning application for two apartments within its new dealership development.
Market Insight 5 Sep
Citroen, Cupra, Dacia and Tesla make gains in August new car registrations
August’s new car registrations winners included Citroen, Cupra, Dacia and Tesla as the retailers helped UK automotive to only its second month of growth in 2022.
Long Term 23 Aug
Long term report: Cupra Born EV demands 'compromise' to maximise range
The topic of electric vehicles (EVs) and the adjustments motorists must make when driving them came up in conversation with manufacturer bosses and fellow trade journalists recently.
Long Term 10 Aug
Adapting to electric cars is made fun by the Cupra Born EV
AM editor Tim Rose gives his initial review of the Cupra Born electric car, which he will be living with for six months.
Market Insight 4 Aug
Cupra outsells Seat as UK’s EV registrations growth continues
Performance-leaning Cupra outsold its mainstream Catalonian sister brand Seat as its new Born electric vehicle (EV) tapped into the car retail sector’s only growth segment during July.
Manufacturer 8 Jun
Cupra to bolster EV line-up with three new model launches
Cupra will launch three new cars over the next three years as it targets annual sales of 500,000 units.
Manufacturer 17 May
'Younger people' target of new £699 per month Cupra Born EV subscription, says VWFS
Volkswagen Financial Services (VWFS) has partnered with Wagonex to pilot a subscription service for the new Cupra Born performance electric vehicle (EV).
Car Dealer News 14 Apr
JCT600 Cupra pop-up store opens in Leeds
JCT600 has opened a Cupra pop-up shop in Leeds Trinity Shopping Centre.
Manufacturer 8 Apr
Fire risk recall affects nearly 10,000 Volkswagen Group UK hybrid cars
Almost 10,000 Audi, VW, Cupra Seat and Skoda plug-in hybrids (PHEV) are being recalled to franchised UK car dealerships amid concerns about a fire risk to motorists.
Car Dealer News 15 Mar
Fife Seat is Cupra’s top UK retailer in first year of trading
Single-site car dealer Fife Seat has proved capable of punching above its weight after being named as the Cupra performance car brand’s top performing retailer in its first year of trading.
Manufacturer 16 Dec
Cupra confirms launch pricing for Born EV
The Cupra Born will be priced from £33,735 when it goes on sale early next year.
Long Term 19 Oct
Cupra Formentor's electric boost brightens family break
A significant discovery this month is that our long-term test Cupra Formentor encourages me to shun motorways.
Manufacturer 26 May
Cupra Born EV to spearhead move to agency sales model
The Cupra performance brand has revealed details of its new Born EV hot hatch and the agency sales model through which it will be sold.