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SEAT Prototypes Come Out at Night, New SUV and Facelifted Leon Spied

posted by on 29 May 2015 in Seat News

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This past week our friends at CarPix spied two SEAT prototypes testing on public roads, one being their upcoming SUV model, and the other believed to be a ‘facelift’ version of the Leon.  As the images were taken after dark and during a rainstorm when the vehicles were wearing heavy camouflage, there honestly isn’t a […] More…

SEAT Launches New Ibiza with State-Of-The-Art Technology

posted by on 7 May 2015 in Seat News

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SEAT has unveiled their new Ibiza ahead of it’s debut at the Barcelona Motor Show, which is packed with technology, making it “part of the connected world.”  The exterior of the new Ibiza has received a minor update as well in the way of LED DRLs, new wheels and Moonstone Silver and Chilli Red paint […] More…

Countdown Begins to SEAT Leon Eurocup Launch

posted by on 16 April 2015 in Seat News

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No less than 27 racecars will be on the grid next weekend when the SEAT Leon Eurocup makes its first trip to Circuit Paul Ricard for the start of its second season.  The series will host seven race weekends in total on some of Europe’s most iconic circuits including Monza, Estoril and Silverstone.  Each of the SEAT Leon […] More…

SEAT Improves its Results by 56% in 2014

posted by on 19 March 2015 in Seat News

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During their annual state of the union, SEAT announced that 2014 was their best year yet with 66 million euros in post-tax revenue, an increase of 56% over the previous year.  Helped by growth in the core markets of Germany, Spain, the UK, and Central Europe, SEAT moved more vehicles with larger profit margins than […] More…

SEAT Launches Its Fastest-Ever Production Car

posted by on 9 February 2015 in Seat News

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SEAT has announced the the Ultimate Sub8 Performance Pack, a £4,200 option capable of propelling the Leon SC Cupra 280 to a sub-8 minute lap time at the Nurburgring.  The pack includes larger brakes with Brembo calipers, Michelin’s Sport Cup 2 tire, specific alloy wheels, body colored side skirts and a series of lightweight components specific to the […] More…

SEAT Introduces High Performance Leon ST Cupra 280 Estate

posted by on 8 January 2015 in Seat News

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SEAT has announced their Leon ST Cupra 280, a front drive performance wagon with 276hp on tap.  Using Dynamic Chassis Control, progressive steering and a mechanically locking front differential, the Leon ST Cupra 280 should be every bit as entertaining as it’s hatchback equivalent, albeit a shade slower to 60mph.  For those wanting more, SEAT […] More…