Cupra Australia says it’s all-new Born battery electrical automobile (BEV) will supply the longest vary (as much as 511km*) on the most attainable worth ranging from $59,990 plus on-road prices.
In states and territories reminiscent of NSW and ACT the drive-away worth is inside $2,500 of that sum, earlier than region-specific incentives are utilized.
The place incentives are relevant, the drive-away worth might fall beneath the RRP says Cupra Australia.
The Cupra Born will arrive in March/April 2023 with service plans to be introduced.
It’s constructed on the Volkswagen Teams devoted MEB platform which Cupra Australia says delivers a zero to 100km/h dash in 7 seconds and driver engagement by way of the steering and rear-drive chassis.
That is supported by 19- or 20-inch alloy wheels, non-obligatory vast Michelin Pilot Sport 4 tyres, and a excessive stage of ordinary know-how and luxurious for the value.
“We needed the Cupra Born to reach with pricing that bests comparable BEVs, however most significantly is corresponding to the recent hatchbacks that Australians love and actually interact with,” Cupra Australia director Ben Wilks says.
“To mix an extended 500km-plus EV vary with on the spot electrical efficiency, and controllable dynamics by way of the sharp steering and rear-wheel drive chassis, locations the Born in an unique a part of the market.
“From vary and pricing, to house and driver satisfaction, the Born will likely be an important automobile that Cupra launches,” he says.
The one choices for the Cupra Born are the inside bundle ($2,900), efficiency pack ($2,600) and premium metallic, Aurora blue paint ($475).
Cupra Born – $59,990 plus on-road prices
ACT: $61,990 drive-away**
NSW: $62,490 drive-away**
QLD: $63,490 drive-away**
VIC: $64,990 drive-away**
SA: $64,490 drive-away**
WA: $66,490 drive-away**
**Drive-away costs don’t embody state and territory based mostly EV Incentives. Prospects might entry rebates relying on the state or territory they’re residing in and different eligibility necessities.