SEAT to Debut First All Electric Vehicle at Geneva Motor Show
2019 Geneva Motorshow
- SEAT will premiere its first all-electric vehicle based on the Volkswagen Group MEB platform at the 2019 Geneva International Motor Show
- The concept car brings together SEAT’s core values with gamechanging technologies
SEAT will take the covers off its first all-electric vehicle at this year’s Geneva International Motor Show with the world premiere of its concept car.
Based on the Volkswagen Group MEB platform, SEAT’s concept car answers the many questions of what future mobility will look like with a vehicle that still expresses the brand’s core values of performance, design and technology.
This vehicle brings together the market trends of electrification and greater levels of connectivity into a vehicle that is a gamechanger for the market.
“This concept car is a project of passion for SEAT, it shows what can be achieved through the synergy of design, technology and pushing the boundaries to meet the demands of future mobility,” said Luca de Meo, President of SEAT.
SEAT’s concept car will make its world debut at the Volkswagen Group Night, on the 4th of March 2019, before moving to the SEAT booth at the Geneva International Motor Show.
SEAT is the only company that designs, develops, manufactures and markets cars in Spain. A member of the Volkswagen Group, the multinational has its headquarters in Martorell (Barcelona), exporting 80% of its vehicles, and is present in over 80 countries on all five continents. In 2018, SEAT sold 517,600 cars, the highest amount in the brand’s 68 years of history.
The SEAT Group employs more than 15,000 professionals and has three production centres – Barcelona, El Prat de Llobregat and Martorell, where it manufactures the highly successful Ibiza, Arona and Leon. Additionally, the company produces the Ateca and the Toledo in the Czech Republic, the Tarraco in Germany, the Alhambra in Portugal and the Mii in Slovakia.
The multinational has a Technical Centre, which operates as a knowledge hub that brings together 1,000 engineers who are focussed on developing innovation for Spain’s largest industrial investor in R&D. SEAT already features the latest connectivity technology in its vehicle range and is currently engaged in the company’s global digitalisation process to promote the mobility of the future.