Summer car offers from SeatNew discounts, plus entry-level Ibiza S Copa
15 June 2011
Seat has announced its latest round of offers – including a new entry-level version of the high-value Ibiza Copa.
The Ibiza S Copa joins the Seat line-up below the Ibiza SE Copa, and alongside Copa versions of the Leon – many of which are currently reduced in price. Further savings are available on the Altea, Altea XL and Exeo ranges.
Which cars will the Seat Ibiza Copa be competing with? Read our supermini reviews to find out.
Seat Ibiza S Copa: value for money
The new Seat Ibiza S Copa is based on the existing, entry-level S specification, and is offered in all three Ibiza bodystyles: SC three-door, five-door and ST estate.
Extra items of kit include 15-inch alloy wheels, cruise control, front fog lights with cornering function, and electric door mirrors. The latter are are now finished in the same colour as the rest of the bodywork, as are the door handles.
The S Copa also has air conditioning, which are already fitted on the Ibiza S.
A 74bhp 1.2-litre turbodiesel – with CO2 emissions as low as 92g/km and claimed fuel economy in excess of 80mpg – is available for all three bodystyles, while the three- and five-door models are also available with a 69bhp 1.2-litre petrol unit.
Prices start at just £9,995 for the 1.2 petrol Ibiza S Copa SC three-door – a bargain given that the regular Ibiza S 1.2 SC has an RRP of £10,925.
Read our full review report for the Seat Ibiza.
Bigger bargains on other Seat Copa models
Other Seat Copas on sale include the Ibiza SE Copa, plus S Copa and SE Copa variants of the Leon.
The Ibiza SE Copa is priced from £10,495 in SC three-door guise, complete with 1.4 petrol engine. That’s just £500 more than the 1.2 S Copa, yet the equipment upgrade is equivalent to £1,120 and includes 16-inch alloys, electric folding mirrors, automatic lights and wipers, auto dimming rear-view mirror and climate control.
You could be driving either version on a Seat finance deal for £199 a month with a £199 deposit (terms and conditions apply, subject to status).
Moving on to the Leon Copa range, the 1.2-litre TSI turbo petrol S Copa is currently on sale at £13,995 and the SE Copa at £14,695. Those are savings of £2,185 and £2,245 over their respective £16,180 and £16,940 list prices.
The Leon SE Copa is especially good value as it includes satellite navigation, SD Card slot, DAB digital radio and Bluetooth with audio streaming capability.
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