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Seat Ibiza (2008-2017) review

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  • Small
  • Used only
  • Petrol/Diesel/Mild hybrid
Expert review

The Seat Ibiza is the sporty Spanish cousin of the Volkswagen Polo and Skoda Fabia. This model, launched in 2008 and updated in 2012 and 2016, comes as a five-door or three-door hatchback, the later called Ibiza Sport Coupé - and of course, hot Ibiza Cupra models continue. But is this now-ageing supermini still a contender? Read on for our full review.

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  • What is it?
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  • How economical is it to run?
  • How safe is it?
  • Is there anything I should look out for?
  • Should I buy it?
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First reviewed by Which?

July 2008

Released

July 2008

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  2. 63%
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  3. 84%
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