27 Jul: SEAT Tarraco

Seat Tarraco SE Technology 2.0 TDI 150PS … Surely the hardest part of introducing a new SUV to the market these days is coming up with an appropriate and attractive name. The market for small, compact and large SUVs is booming. There are so many derivatives out there it’s hard […] Read more »

Categories:

26 Jun: CUPRA Ateca

… CUPRA Ateca … SEAT’s Cupra Ateca is nuts. Just thought I would get that out of the way first. Why? How else would you describe a mid size SUV with 296 bhp? Nothing wrong with that really, but the trouble is, it’s awfy quiet, very smooth and is relatively […] Read more »

Categories:

16 Apr: SEAT Arona 1.0 TSI SE

… SEAT Arona SE … What is a small SUV, you might ask? Take the new SEAT Arona for instance, it looks more like the offspring of shortsighted night out between a hatchback and a proper mid-sized SUV. What you get is something that fits comfortably inside the footprint of […] Read more »

Categories:

09 Nov: SEAT Ibiza SE

… SEAT Ibiza 1 Litre SE … My enjoyment of SEAT’s 1 litre Ibiza was marred by an act of automotive vandalism committed by an unknown perpetrator. On the way home from Wales Rally GB I stopped at Tebay northbound on the M6 for a wee rest break. OK, truth […] Read more »

Categories:

04 Feb: SEAT Ateca

… SEAT Ateca … Everybody’s at it these days. If a motor manufacturer doesn’t have an SUV or two, or three, or even a whole model range of the rascals in its line-up these days, then it can’t be classified as a major motor manufacturer. The public appetite is insatiable, […] Read more »

Categories:

23 Oct: SEAT Leon SC

SEAT Leon SC 1.6 TDI Once upon a time, SEAT and Skoda were the ugly sisters of the Cinderellawagon family. No longer. Both have blossomed. And don’t get the idea it was just a makeover with Botox and spray tan. Nope, the engineering is sound, the styling exciting and the […] Read more »

Categories: