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Seat Arona, Ibiza get Digital Cockpit

Seat has debuted its new 'Digital Cockpit' on the Arona crossover and Ibiza hatchback this week. Measuring 10...

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2019 Audi A1 officially unveiled, here in 2019
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2019 Audi A1 officially unveiled, here in 2019

Audi has released new official details about the second-generation A1 Sportback, set to arrive in Australia during the first half of 2019. The A1 has grown 56mm longer than the outgoing model (4.03m), but its width is "almost the same" at 1.74m.  Audi claims the A1 Sportback's boot is 65L more accommodating than before at 335L, which expands to 1090L with the second row seats folded, thanks to the bigger footprint...


2019 Audi A1 revealed
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2019 Audi A1 revealed

The all-new Audi A1 has been revealed overnight, giving us a first look at the brand's light hatchback. In terms of design, the A1 has taken an evolutionary path rather than revolutionary, though it's far more angular and aggressive than the 'cutesy' model it replaces...


2019 Audi A1 teased again
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2019 Audi A1 teased again

The next-generation Audi A1 has been teased again, this time showing one its new alloy wheel designs and a brief view of its front quarter panel and headlight unit. Posted to the Audi AG Facebook page, the moving GIF image is accompanied by the caption: "As individual as you - fit your all new #Audi #A1 with rims, roof and spoilers in different colors...


2019 Audi A1 teased
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2019 Audi A1 teased

The next-generation Audi A1 has been teased on social media ahead of an anticipated reveal in the coming weeks. In a short GIF-style clip posted on the company's Twitter profile, the frame shows a portion of the new model's centre stack – which features the new MMI Touch display, brightly-coloured air vent surrounds, and new climate controls seen in other Audi models like the Q2 and A3...


Cupra Ibiza prototype revealed
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Cupra Ibiza prototype revealed

The Cupra Ibiza prototype has been revealed at the launch of Seat's sporty sub-brand, previewing a potential production model. Despite being just a show car, the Cupra Ibiza looks very close to production ready, using the more pedestrian Seat Ibiza as a base – which itself shares its underpinnings with the Volkswagen Polo...


Seat Arona leaked in online images
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Seat Arona leaked in online images

The Seat Arona small SUV has been leaked online this week, giving a first look at the Spanish company's rival to the Nissan Juke, which is set to debut in the coming months. Images published by MQB-Coding & Retrofit show the stylish crossover in silver, looking very much like a baby version of the larger Ateca - Seat's twin-under-the-skin to the Volkswagen Tiguan...


2017 Seat Ibiza revealed in Barcelona
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2017 Seat Ibiza revealed in Barcelona

The 2017 Seat Ibiza has been revealed overnight in its home market of Spain, ahead of its European launch in July. While the Spanish hatch isn't likely to land in Australia anytime soon, it's the first Volkswagen Group product to ride on the MQB A0 platform - a smaller version of the MQB component set that underpins several models including Volkswagen Golf, Tiguan and Audi A3, and will likely form the basis of the next-generation Volkswagen Polo and Audi A1...


Seat Ibiza Cupster concept celebrates 30 years of small cars for the Spanish brand
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Seat Ibiza Cupster concept celebrates 30 years of small cars for the Spanish brand

The Seat Ibiza Cupster concept is a one-off, chop-top two-seater set to debut at the 2014 Wörthersee GTI Treffen show at the end of the month. The open-top Seat small car celebrates 30 years of the Ibiza nameplate, with the heavily stylised concept model featuring a tinted low-slung, steeply raked windscreen and side windows that appear to cut back towards the rear of the car and follow the swage-line that runs from the headlights towards the rear wheels...


Young driver training program proves its worth
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Young driver training program proves its worth

A survey of young UK drivers who completed a driver training program open to anyone aged between 11 and 17 years old, has shown a positive reduction in their risk of road accidents. Research by Young Driver Training Ltd, the company behind the UK's Seat Young Driver program, found accident rates of young drivers who took part in the program were markedly reduced when compared to the overall rate of newly qualified drivers in the UK...


Seat Ibiza Bocanegra wows crowds at Barcelona Motor Show
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Seat Ibiza Bocanegra wows crowds at Barcelona Motor Show

The road-ready version of Seat's stunning Ibiza Bocanegra is wowing the crowds at this week’s Barcelona International Motor Show. The Bocanegra concept car, first unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show a little more than 12 months ago, can still be seen beneath the production version including the unique and dramatic styling elements of the black front-end – hence the Bocanegra name which translates as ‘black mouth’ in Spanish...


2008 SEAT Ibiza five-door hatch
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2008 SEAT Ibiza five-door hatch

Even though SEAT aren't in the Australian market - and with no plans to enter in the future - its still worth sussing out what the Spanish manufacturer has to offer having just unveiled its new Ibiza range. The work of renowned ex-Lamborghini stylist Luc Donckerwolke, the Ibiza combines Volkswagen and Audi quality switchgear for less than the price of a Golf in the UK and Europe...