Seat cars on DesperateSeller.co.uk

Once a source of unremarkable rebadged Fiat models, SEAT was reborn in the Eighties as the 'sporty one' in the Volkswagen Group's portfolio of brands. With access to Volkswagen chassis and engine technology, the Spanish marque has flourished and it's now a popular choice with used car buyers seeking vibrant design with a dynamic edge.

Most popular selling seat models ranked by popularity


Leon car for sale
1,955 cars
Leon car for sale

1,955 available

    From  £595       To  £28,995
Ibiza car for sale
1,711 cars
Ibiza car for sale

1,711 available

    From  £495       To  £18,000
Mii car for sale
247 cars
Mii car for sale

247 available

    From  £3,600       To  £19,000
Alhambra car for sale
221 cars
Alhambra car for sale

221 available

    From  £799       To  £33,000
Ateca car for sale
178 cars
Ateca car for sale

178 available

    From  £17,495       To  £33,990
Toledo car for sale
129 cars
Toledo car for sale

129 available

    From  £1,195       To  £20,000
Altea car for sale
107 cars
Altea car for sale

107 available

    From  £990       To  £10,250
Altea Xl car for sale
78 cars
Altea Xl car for sale

78 available

    From  £1,795       To  £10,595
Exeo car for sale
63 cars
Exeo car for sale

63 available

    From  £139       To  £9,950
Arosa car for sale
8 cars
Arosa car for sale

8 available

    From  £695       To  £1,495

Seat in stats

Popular models: | Leon (42%) | Ibiza (36%) | Mii (5%) | Alhambra (5%) | Ateca (4%) | Toledo (3%) | Altea (2%) | Altea Xl (2%) | Exeo (1%) | Arosa (0%)
Popular body styles: | Hatchback (74%) | Estate (16%) | People Carrier (5%) | Coupe (2%) | Saloon (1%) | 4x4 (1%)
Transmissions: | Automatic (13%) | Manual (87%)
Fuel types: | Diesel (44%) | Petrol (56%)
Engines: | 1000cc (15%) | 1200cc (18%) | 1400cc (19%) | 1600cc (18%) | 1800cc (1%) | 1900cc (3%) | 2000cc (26%)
Popular colors: | Green | Gold | Brown | Blue | Black
Popular derivatives: Chill | Cupra | Cupra R | Dab | Ecomotive | Formula Sport | Fr+ Supercopa | Good Stuff | Reference | Reference Sport | S Copa | S Emocion | Se Copa | Se Lux | Se Tech | Sport | Sport Tech | Sportrider | Stylance |


A historic view on Seat

The biggest selling models in the range are the Ibiza supermini based on the Volkswagen Polo and the Leon family hatch based on the Volkswagen Golf. These are also the most common SEAT used cars. The third generation Ibiza launched in 2002 and the curvy MK4 car of 2008 are the ones to go for. With the Leon, it's the original 1999 cars which feel very similar to the MK4 Golf and the second generation models which are less obviously related to the MK5 Golf. The fast FR and Cupra versions of Ibiza and Leon were particularly popular and good pre-owned versions are easy to find. Other noteworthy SEAT second hand cars include the Arosa, an inexpensive city car, the Altea MPV and the Toledo. There's also the Audi A4-based SEAT Exeo launched in 2009. Used second hand SEATs are notably less expensive than the equivalent Volkswagens and the later models tend to have more vibrant designs than the VW-badged alternatives. If that sounds like a promising combination, why not take the plunge and buy a used SEAT?

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