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Wow. CUPRA collaborates with ABT Sportsline to make the most powerful CUPRA Formentor available in the UK. Just listen to it…

CUPRA partner with ABT Sportsline for a scintillating 370PS SUV and the ultimate Formentor

Well, take a look at this… A new collab with ABT Sportsline invigorates the performance brand’s bestselling model, the CUPRA Formentor, with a host of truly dynamic changes. There could be no neater partnership than CUPRA and ABT Sportsline, the two having successfully paired up in Extreme E since 2021. Together they’ve scored a win and numerous podiums in motorsport’s toughest new discipline.

Small wonder this is one of the most potent cars in CUPRA’s modern history, then, with the proven 2.0-litre TSI engine of the Formentor VZ3 uprated to the tune of 60PS by the ABT team for new 370PS and 450Nm peaks. Hooked up to all four wheels via 4Drive, the  Formentor with ABT pack will sprint from 0-62mph in a startling 4.6 seconds.

The overhaul doesn’t stop there. ABT has lowered the suspension and upgraded the wheels to striking new 20in rims with a punchy Brembo braking system tucked promisingly behind. Completing the dynamic glow-up is a full Akrapovič sports exhaust system that not only enhances the bassy tones of the TSI engine, but adds a dazzling visual flourish courtesy of its quad tailpipes beneath the rear diffuser. These thrilling new upgrades are underpinned by a five-year ABT warranty.

You’ll not mistake what you’re driving once you’re tucked comfortably inside, either. The headlines go to a pair of Black Nappa leather CUP bucket seats which bring a suitably focused driving position. A heated leather Supersports steering wheel ahead of them boasts a new ABT start button and extended gearshift paddles, perfect for snapping swiftly and effortlessly through the seven-speed DSG transmission.

ABT Sportsline is a German tuning company with over 125 years of history and a packed trophy cabinet thanks to its motor racing prowess with both petrol and electric power. Circuit success underscores its burgeoning reputation on the road car scene, its badge now synonymous with smartly applied performance tuning measures and bold special editions with unmistakeable presence. Truly the perfect partner for the ultimate expression of CUPRA’s first bespoke model.

Anticipated to be limited to 160 cars, it’s a dynamic masterpiece for enthusiasts who appreciate the extraordinary. 

Speak to your local CUPRA retailer to discuss availability and pricing. In the meantime, head to for a closer look.

The CUPRA Formentor VZ3 x ABT Sportsline collaboration is a CUPRA Formentor VZ3 model fitted, post-registration, with a special limited edition ABT pack.  The ABT pack will be supplied and fitted by your retailer. 
This special edition collaboration is limited.  There are 160 CUPRA Formentor VZ3 with factory fitted Akrapovic exhaust and bucket seats which are available for CUPRA retailers to supply and fit the ABT pack to.  Available from stock only, subject to availability; while stocks last.  
Fuel consumption and CO2 emissions data for the CUPRA Formentor VZ3 x ABT Sportsline collaboration vehicle is not available as official testing does not factor in accessories fitted post-registration (such as the ABT pack).  Fuel consumption and CO2 emissions data provided is for the standard CUPRA Formentor VZ3 model.  Actual MPG figures for the CUPRA Formentor VZ3 x ABT Sportsline collaboration vehicle are likely to be lower and CO2 emissions figures are likely to be higher than the values stated. 
Figures shown are for comparability purposes; only compare fuel consumption and CO2 figures with other vehicles tested to the same technical procedures. These figures may not reflect real life driving results, which will depend upon a number of factors including the accessories fitted (post-registration, including the ABT pack), variations in weather, driving styles and vehicle load.

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