The Cupra Formentor will be available in Ireland in December at prices from €35,945.

The car is the first dedicated model from SEAT’s sporty brand, and will be offered with five powertrains, including two high-performance plug-in hybrid versions. Power outputs will range from 150hp-310hp.

It joins the Cupra Ateca and Cupra Leon and in Ireland is available from four dealerships — Johnson and Perrott, Mahon Point Cork; McCoy Motors, Lucan, Dublin; James Barry Motors Limerick; Bright Cupra Airside, Dublin.