Seat Ibiza 1.0 MPI SE Technology 5dr Review

Category: Small car

Section: Version review

Fuel type:
petrol
Gearbox:
manual
Doors:
5 doors
Seat Ibiza 2021 front cornering
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RRP £18,130What Car? Target Price£16,933
Review

The Seat Ibiza is one of the best small cars you can buy thanks to its tidy handling, roomy interior and low running costs. Go for the 1.0 TSI 95 engine and SE Technology or FR trim to get the best value for money.

Moving up from SE trim to SE Technology gets you a more sophisticated 9.2in infotainment system with built-in sat-nav and larger 16in alloys. Well worth a look.

The smallest engine in the Seat Ibiza line-up has only 79bhp and there's no turbocharger to boost performance at low revs. For that reason, you have to work it really hard to get any kind of speed out of it and it can be tiring to use. We’d advise going for the next step in the ladder, the 1.0 TSI 95.


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Key information

Doors5
Seats5
0-62 MPH15.3 seconds
Fuel TypePetrol
GearboxMANUAL
MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

53.3

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

355

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

120

g/km

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