SEAT Ateca AWD Xcellence Review
Free Range Mid-Range


2 Oct 2018
 

Sharp creases in its sheet metal, and an up-swept “D” pillar, which plays well into the downward tapering roofline, gives the car a sense of sportiness

SEAT’s mid-range offering, the Ateca is a sharply styled family SUV with some off-roading cred. Benefitting from its parent Volkswagen Group modular transverse platform known as the MQB, the Spanish company’s SUV combines an easy to manage footprint for city driving, edgy styling and features a luxuriously appointed interior.

But with a market saturated with so many brands vying for a share in the same market segment, including some very similar-in-design group cars like the Volkswagen Tiguan and the Skoda Karoq; the latter we strongly believe will make an appearance quite soon, how does the Ateca stack up?

SEAT’s design language is communicated through elements like its angular LED head (standard on Xcellence and FR trims) and tail lamps. Sharp creases in its sheet metal, and an up-swept “D” pillar, which plays well into the downward tapering roofline, gives the car a sense of sportiness. In keeping with its rugged intentions, the Ateca features protective plastic black plastic trim around the base of the car, and adding to its faux tough appeal, equally faux frosted moulded scruff guards are moulded into the front and rear.

Our test car was the middle spec Xcellence trim, sits between the more basic “Style” model, and the range-topping FR version. We do feel that the latter comes across as a little on the pricy side.


Sell Fast With Ease - Oneshift

With Oneshift, you get:
  Best value for your car    A peace of mind when selling    Fast sale from start to end

HIGHEST PRICE FOR YOUR CAR

Best offer with no obligations.
Start Now!

I agree to the collection, use and disclosure of my personal data by Carousell and/or such other third party (as may be necessary) and to be contacted (via email, phone call and/or text message) for any purposes in connection with the application of and transaction of the vehicle, in accordance with the Personal Data Protection Act 2012 and Carousell's Privacy Policy.

Prompt and Fast. Service officer Muhd Yazid was very helpful in guiding the sales, and when urgent assistance is required! Kudos to officer for being able to address all queries.

Arof Bin Yaacob - 5 months ago

It was very smooth and fast deal. Definitely will use one shift again to buy or sell car.

Lorrin - 6 months ago

Great and prompt service as always!

Nair - 6 months ago

Very satisfied by the service and convenience. Ii sold my car in 2 days.

Tan Wee Ann - 6 months ago

Very happy with the ease and smooth experience!

Minarni - 6 months ago

Excellent service. No hassle. Fast and reliable. Absolutely recommended.

Radzaly Bin Mohd Noor - 6 months ago

Excellent. It gives me better money for my scrap vehicle. Thank you guys

Jefri Sidik Soerdi - 6 months ago

The entire experience from registering my car on OneShift to the handing over to the dealer was very pleasant. The process at OneShift was efficient and transparent. Special thanks to RenAi from OneShift who was very detailed and helpful.

Charmaine Ang - 6 months ago

Great experience. Mr Pan the car dealer from Car Enthusiast is very helpful and friendly. Attitude towards client is awesome..

YEO CHOON WEI - 6 months ago

Good response and support from Angie at One Shift when I wanted to sell off my old Camry which was due to be scrapped in early February. Would recommend this platform for those wanting to buy or sell their cars.

Bahl Alok - 6 months ago