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
Weight 1545 Kg
Length 4661 mm
Height 1430 mm
Wheelbase 2642 mm
Front Track 1522 mm
Rear Track 1523 mm
Ground Clearance n/a
Fuel Capacity 70 liters
Engine location front
Engine alignment transverse
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
Engine Coolant water
Displacement 1968 cc
Bore 81 mm
Stroke 96 mm
Cam Design DOHC - Double Overhead Camshaft (per bank)
Cylinders 4 INLINE
Valves per cylinder 4
Total Valves 16
Compression Ratio 16.5:1
Aspiration Turbo D.
Front Brakes VeDi
Rear Brakes Di-S-ABS
Standard Wheels 7J x 16 / 7J x 16
Standard Tyres 205/55 R 16 / 205/55 R 16
Suspension Front I.MultiLi.
Suspension Rear I.TzLi.
Transmission 7 speed automatic
Number of gears 7
Acceleration 0-100 Km/h 9.3 seconds
Acceleration 80-120 Km/h n/a
Top Speed n/a
City 7.6 l/100km
Road 4.8 l/100km
Mixt 5.8 l/100km