Seat Tarraco 2.0 TDI 200 Xcellence 5dr DSG 4Drive Review

Category: Large SUV

Section: Version review

Fuel type:
diesel
Gearbox:
auto
Doors:
5 doors
Seat Tarraco 2021 front cornering shot
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RRP £38,860What Car? Target Price£34,024
Review

There is a lot to like about the Seat Tarraco. It’s one of the better cars in the class to drive if you like something that feels a bit sporty, it's really generously equipped and it has a very good safety rating, if not the best in the class. But it isn’t as versatile as the very best large SUVs both in terms of space in its rear-most seats and its boot. There are cheaper alternatives, for private buyers and company car users alike.

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Expensive but adds 19in wheels (that make the ride firm), Alcantara seat trim, heated front and rear seats and a rear-view camera.

We haven't tried the 197bhp 2.0 TDI 200 yet but it's claimed to hit 62mph in 7.8sec, which makes it the quickest in the range. Standard four-wheel drive will help it put down its power well in the wet, too.


Key information

Doors5
Seats7
0-62 MPH7.8 seconds
Fuel TypeDiesel
GearboxAUTO
MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

41.5

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

230

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

178

g/km

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