3 Kings of Leon – SEAT & CUPRA Leon first drive

2021 Cupra Leon Sportstourer NZ

The fourth generation Leon has arrived in New Zealand and it’s better than ever, with stunning new designs, advanced technology and both ‘clean car’ economical or ‘heart-racing’ ferocious powertrains. There are three models on offer and we got to test them all.  Named after the Spanish city of Leon (which incidentally also means lion), the […]

Why rent, when you can SUBSCRIBE, says SEAT NZ.

SEAT Subscribe

It wasn’t that long ago that rental cars were only really on the consideration list when travelling. Back then, to me, the ideal holiday included a flight, luxury accommodation and only then would the idea of a rental car come up and it had to be something a little out of the ordinary.  Fast-forward several […]

SEAT is 70

SEAT NZ

SEAT NZ – It’s been 70 years since SEAT was founded on 9 May 1950, the company that helped democratise mobility in Spain and beyond. Over the past seven decades, SEAT has undergone a profound transformation and demonstrated a constant capacity for reinvention, which has enabled it to remain a benchmark throughout its history. Formally […]

Blue Screen – 2020 SEAT Ateca FR review

SEAT Ateca review NZ

Ask anyone with even the slightest hint of computer literacy what a blue screen means to them and they’ll shudder as they regale tales of lost work and endless hours of frustration – not so when it comes to Spanish automaker giant SEAT. Oh no, SEAT has added these two infamous words into their 2020 […]

5th Generation SEAT Ibiza – Small car, big personality

SEAT Ibiza review NZ

The Ibiza ‘supermini’ is Spanish car giant SEAT’s biggest selling vehicle. In fact, since its initial launch way back in 1984, SEAT has sold nigh-on 5.5million units of this model globally and yet, here in NZ both the brand and the small car itself, have yet to gain the full recognition they deserve. We thought […]