THE SEAT ALTEA
It is difficult to ‘pigeon hole’ the Altea, its like a tall five door hatch back or a mini MPV, either way it looks very stylish although looks are a subjective matter. For this particular test I drove the 1.9 turbo diesel model which came with a reasonable high level ... Read review
"...own cars since 1953, namely Seat (pronounce it See-at).
Early Seat models were made under license from Fiat in Italy but it helped to kick start their motor industry, Seat vehicles were only sold in Spain. It wasn’t until the mid 1980s that Seat took the brave step to produce a model of its own, the Ibiza.
This ‘supermini’ was designed by Giorgetto Giugiaro & boasted as having "Italian styling & German engines" as Porsche were responsible for ..."
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"I've just bought a 2007 altea 1.9 tdi reference sport its the bees knees loads of space easy to use instruments nippy around town great over distances very economical average saving for me on fuel is about £80 pound a month cheap tax low insurance group best of all 12 grand for a brand new car of this spec ull be hard pressed to find one better dont forget most of the parts and instruments are vw audi made an absolute gem of a car the best part for ..."
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