Formentor VZx Launch Edition is unique to Australia, and sold shortly after being made available for online sale at noon on the 4th May.

Formentor VZx Launch Edition costs $69,990 driveaway, and includes a $4,150 Brembo brake package. This celebratory gift will be an option of the ‘standard’ VZx when it goes on sale with the rest of the CUPRA range in July.

It seems Australians are in a positive mood with the first 50 Formentor VZx Launch Editions being snapped up within hours of sales going live.

The Formentor VZx Launch Edition was offered with the one-off Launch Editions of Ateca VZx and Leon VZx performance hatchback.

At the time of writing, a small number of Ateca and Leon models, priced respectively at $69,990 and $67,990 driveaway.