THE SEAT ATECA
The SEAT Ateca has been gaining a lot of traction and is turning industry expert heads. Follow the story – from the unveil at the Geneva Motor Show to surprise press events and big award wins.
Ateca, SEAT’s in-demand first SUV wowed the judges across the board. Among its talents singled out for praise were its value for money, impressive driving experience and top-notch infotainment systems.
AUTOBEST AWARD 2017
The SEAT Ateca is the winner of the “Best Buy Car of Europe in 2017” award, one of the most coveted prizes in Europe’s automotive industry, given by a jury of 31 specialised journalists. Created to transform the mundane into something marvellous, our first SUV is the market's best purchase option.
TOP GEAR AWARD 2017
Picking up from its first UK award win only a few weeks ago with Auto Express, the SEAT Ateca is now revelling in the glory of being named the “Best for Modern Families” car in the Top Gear Best ‘Cars in the World’ issue.
We’ve given even more people a chance to explore every inch of the SEAT Ateca in a series of public viewings in cities like Edinburgh and Cardiff. Hear what What Car? and Autocar readers and Modern parents had to say when they got up close with the Ateca.
WHAT CAR? REVIEW 2016
Auto Express Award 2016
With a little help from What Car? and Autocar, we invited 38 car enthusiasts to Tower Bridge studios in London for a surprise reveal. Once they arrived, the cover was removed to showcase the SEAT Ateca in all its glory. We showed videos of the unique features of the New Ateca and SEAT experts were even on hand to answer any questions.
We invited 30 UK media journalists to Barcelona for the New Ateca world premiere. They put the car through it paces – from the centre of Barcelona, to a parcours course by the marina, scenic mountain drive and a press conference with SEAT executives and the car’s designers.
28 winners. 6 countries. 1 innovation. Two self-confessed petrolheads from the UK were lucky enough to be the amongst the first people to test-drive the SEAT Ateca. Watch below to see how they got on and what their first impressions were.
After a long and much anticipated wait, we unveiled our new SUV, the SEAT Ateca at this year’s Geneva International Motor Show. It created positive reactions that lasted long after the show had ended.