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The Amazingly Cheap SEAT Arona Is Set To Create It's Very Own Corona of Demand

## SEAT’s all new compact SUV, the Arona, is now available to order in the UK, priced from £16,555. It becomes SEAT's fourth new model in just 18 months and is its first foray into the crucial compact crossover class. The New Arona, is named after a town on the island of Tenerife. It's based on the same chassis as used by the Audi Q2 and VW T-Roc.

SEAT model trims familiarity continue with SE, FR and XCELLENCE, but, with each level expanded into additional versions that add in more equipment: SE Technology, FR Sport and XCELLENCE Lux.

At launch, the new Arona will be available with a choice of five powertrains three petrol units and one diesel which is available in two power derivatives, 95pS or 115PS.
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The petrol lineup starts with the 1.0 TSI 95 PS, matched to a five-speed manual gearbox; this is also available in 115 PS, with a six-speed transmission.

The more powerful version of this three-cylinder unit will also be offered with DSG automatic transmission. FR and FR Sport models make use of the 1.5 TSI 150PS EVO engine.
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The new Arona will also feature a 1.6 TDI engine, with 95 or 115 PS – the former optionally available with DSG.

Standard feature highlights include 17-inch alloy wheels, LED daytime running lights and tail lights, a five-inch touchscreen, six-speaker audio with FM/AM/DAB radio, Bluetooth and aux-in/USB connections.
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Most buyers are likely to go for the mid-range SE Technology but whatever model you choose you can't argue just how damn cheap the Arona is. Even Top of the range Arona XCELLENCE Lux 1.6 TDI DSG-auto is just £24k.