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Posted: 28 Apr 2014
The Seat Ibiza is 30 years old
On 27 April 2014, it will be exactly 30 years since the very first Ibiza was built at Seat's Zona Franca factory. Since that time, more than five million Ibizas have been sold.
Though we're told it was the very first Seat designed and developed completely by the company from start to finish, Seat does admit some help: from Giorgio Giugiaro from Italdesign, Karmann for the bodywork, and even Porsche for some technology.
Just imagine that collaboration today: a new Ibiza with Porsche's new 2.0-litre four-pot engine. Hmmm...