Seat Exeo: No More Ordinary Driving
Seat Exeo, a Car That Survived Just 5 Years
Seat Exeo has been a flagship model of Seat that is a part of Volkswagen. They don't want to confuse consumers with Seat's earlier versions so they gave it other name "Bolero". Car is packed with essential features, the internal features has been specified as Typ 3R. Seat is known to name its cars after Spanish words, but this time they broke that tradition and named this car Seat Exeo that is a Latin word, which means to go beyond.
The Car Is Inspired By Audi A4
Seat Exeo, a car of D-segment, it is highly influenced by Audi A4 from generation B7; the similar features are some exterior features and also a few interior features. Seat wants to utilize the interiors and electrical components of Audi B6 and B7. Hence, they took production lines of all the features in pieces from both versions and create Seat Exeo in the manufacturing plant of Volkswagen at Martorell, Spain.
Two Versions Of Seat Exeo, Saloon And SUV
Seat Exeo was introduced at Paris Motor Show in 2008, in earlier stage includes only one version that is five doors along with five seats saloon, but later on in mid 2009, they also introduced a five door with five seats SUV, Seat Exeo ST where the ST stands for Sport Tourer.
The End of an Era
In 2013 the car's production reach to its end, the company has already makes plans to fill the place, according to plans they will introduce two versions to replace its both versions, Seat Toledo will replace Exeo's saloon version and the Seat Leon ST will replace Exeo's SUV. This has been planned from quite a time.
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Technical Characteristics of Seat Exeo
Technical Characteristics of 2010 Seat Exeo 2.0 TDI Multitronic produced by Seat (ES).
|Body Type||Saloon (sedan) 4 doors / 5 seats|
|Front Track||1522 mm|
|Rear Track||1523 mm|
|Fuel Capacity||70 liters|
|Drive Wheels||Front wheel drive|
|Steering||rack & pinion PAS|
|Fuel Supply System||common rail direct diesel injection|
|Max Power||143HP (105 kW) @ 4200 rpm|
|Max Torque||320Nm @ 1750 rpm|
|CO2 Emissions||153 g/Km|
|Cam Design||DOHC - Double Overhead Camshaft (per bank)|
|Valves per cylinder||4|
|Standard Wheels||7J x 16 / 7J x 16|
|Standard Tyres||205/55 R 16 / 205/55 R 16|
|Transmission||7 speed automatic|
|Number of gears||7|
|Acceleration 0-100 Km/h||9.3 seconds|
|Acceleration 80-120 Km/h||n/a|