In Spain, the only car brand that has survived to this day has been Seat. If it had not been acquired by the Volkswagen Group in 1986, it might not exist. Its range of models covers the most important segments of the market, although his portfolio is opened by the small urban micro Mii. The replacement for the Arosa has not achieved the same impact on sales as that model, but it is one of the best options for the city.
Going up a step in its range we have the Ibiza. The signature urban It is Seat's most important vehicle. It has been on the market since 1984 and has become the best-selling model with the greatest worldwide projection. Throughout this summer it will go on sale fifth generation which, in addition to being the best in history, launches a platform and technology to continue being the benchmark in its segment.
If the Ibiza is important in Seat, the compact Leon it is not less. This model It is the second most important of the range from the Spanish manufacturer. Share technology with the Volkswagen Golf and Audi A3 although at a lower price. Its range is very wide, since it includes 3-door versions (Sport Coupe) Of 5 doors, family (Sports Tourer) Y X-Perience. In addition, we must join the most radical version Cupra, which in turn is the most powerful model ever manufactured by the brand.
One of the best known models of Seat is Toledo. The average sedan of the Spanish firm, after two generations of success, ceased its sale due to the poor reception of the third iteration. However, in this fourth installment he has returned with a 5-door body and a design that mixes traces of the Seat Ibiza and Leon. Its mechanical range is made up of gasoline and diesel engines with powers that reach 115 hp. The design and quality of its interior are sober, although the quality of its materials is up to its price.
The all-way range of Seat opens with the newly introduced Arona. The small SUV of the Spanish firm is developed on the modern MQB-A0 platform that gives life to the new generation of the Ibiza and Volkswagen Polo. Regarding his brother, Ibiza, grows in size and trunk, not in interior space. Its mechanical range will also be shared and its security and technological equipment will be among the best in its segment.
The versatile point in the range of Seat is represented by the Ateca SUV. Since it arrived on the market in 2016, it has become one of the references. It militates in the fashion segment, the SUV, and to succeed it combines a dynamic design, a first level technology and a high level dynamic behavior. Its mechanical range is very wide, with diesel and gasoline versions up to 190 hp. In addition, before the end of the year, it will have in its range a high performance version called FR.
Closes the range of Seat the Alhambra. This model is a spacious and versatile minivan with interior space for up to 7 passengers. The first generation came on the market in the distant year 1996 and was replaced in 2010 by the current generation. It is the twin brother of the Volkswagen Sharan and despite being a highly recommended model for families, its sales have been overshadowed by SUVs.
Seat It is the Spanish car brand par excellence. It is an acronym for Spanish Society of Tourist Carseither. It was founded in 1950 by the Spanish National Institute of Industry. Initially it built automobiles under a Fiat license, and after the breakdown of the agreement it became part of the Volkswagen Group. The brand is very popular in Spain, and more so are some models such as the Ibiza, the Toledo or the León. Within the Volkswagen Group, Seat can be considered the brand for young people, as it has a latin character which is reflected in their designs.
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