The 2021 Seat Tarraco is a mid-size crossover SUV manufactured by Spanish carmaker SEAT. Seat Tarraco is the leading SUV over Spanish carmaker Seat Arona and SEAT Ateca, which voluntarily has seven seats. The 2021 Tarraco is based on the Volkswagen Group MQB-A2 platform, which is closely linked to Škoda Kodiaq, and Volkswagen Tiguan. Tarraco is named after the Mediterranean Tarragona and was manufactured at the historic Volkswagen Wolfsburg plant in Germany. The production model was unveiled on September 18, 2018, and was unveiled in October 2018 at the 2018 Paris Motor Show.
SEAT is offering seven seats in the SUV for the first time and offers a welcome alternative to the Alhambra MPV. Needless to say, while the Alhambra is always a full-size seven-seater that can be used in this format, the third seats in SEAT 2021 Tarraco are the best place for kids and teens. Tarraco will have a better look at the school run. Thanks to the front and rear LED lighting, bold corporate face and aisle SUV style, the Tarraco is one of the best looking seven-seater SUVs on the market, especially in one of the Tarraco Xcellence trims that go on the 19-inche or 20-inche alloy wheels. The standard specification is high, even SE cars have metallic paint, LED headlights and taillights, eight-inch touch screen, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, easy-to-fold rear seat system, rear stop sensors, auto lights and off devices and three Isofix. in the middle row.
2021 Seat Tarraco Interior
The interior of the 2021 Tarraco may not look as unique as the Peugeot 5008, but it’s a definite step up from other seats like the Ateca. Its tactile, soft-touch materials are comparable to those found on the Skoda Kodiaq and Volkswagen Tiguan. Inside, the dashboard is also logically placed, with large, well-defined buttons and knobs for climate control. However, adjustable digital devices may be easier to read at a glance; no matter which setting you choose, speedo is not particularly popular.
The 8.0-inch touchscreen entertainment system with DAB radio, as well as the integration of Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smartphones are standard in all trims, with a sat-nav added for everyone except the entry level. There are a lot of menus and sub-menus in this system that require a lot of study, but when you tap the screen and it responds, there is almost no delay. However, the touch screen distracts more use while driving than the rotating controller mounted on the rival Mazda CX-5.
2021 Seat Tarraco Design
2021 Seat Tarraco shares mechanical bases with the Volkswagen Tiguan and Skoda Kodiaq, while the door panels are distributed with the Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace. The car was produced at the Volkswagen plant in Wolfsburg together with the Tiguan. Since the discontinuation of the SEAT Alhambra MPV, Tarraco is the only SEAT model to have a maximum of seven seats. Tarraco opens up a new design language in the SEAT, the front features a large grille and new optics, and goes back to the aesthetic grip used by Giugiaro for the SEAT in the early 90s, combining the phone type of taillights, where to influence the remaining models of the brand.
When launched, the SEAT Tarraco will be ordered in four trim levels: SE, SE Technology, Xcellence and Xcelence LUX. All models are equipped with metallic paint, DAB radio, 17-inch alloy wheels, alarm and three-zone climate control as standard.
2021 Seat Tarraco Engine
Two four-cylinder gasoline engines are offered from the start: 150 PS (110 kW; 148 horsepower) 1.5 liters and 190 PS (140 kW; 187 horsepower) 2.0 liters. The first has a 6-speed manual transmission and front-wheel drive, while the second has a 7-speed two-clutch automatic and four-wheel drive. The 2.0-liter four-cylinder diesel is offered in 150 PS (110 kW; 148 hp) or 190 PS (140 kW; 187 hp) versions; the first can be set with a manual transmission and a front-wheel drive or two-clutch four-wheel drive, the more powerful engine is limited to an automatic / four-wheel drive.
2021 Seat Tarraco Safety
The front assistant, road support assistant and emergency call range are standard in bike detection, while flexible cruise control is standard in Xecellence trim. It also includes blind spot detection, road sign detection, emergency assistance, as well as first-time SEAT, pre-accident assistance and moving assistance. 2021 Seat Tarraco emergency assistance, if it detects an accident, fasten seat belts, turn on hazard lights, slide windows and close the hatch, stop o seconds.