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Our unique Expert Rating aggregator system compiles reviews from 25 UK motoring websites to give you the best advice on a new SEAT

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Latest SEAT news

New and updated SEAT models, as well as industry news about SEAT

The ten best-selling plug-in hybrid cars of 2021

Plug-in hybrid sales grew by more than 70% during 2021. We have a look at the ten best-selling new PHEV models in the UK.

Latest SEAT reviews

We test the latest SEAT models, with a variety of short test drives and comprehensive road tests

SEAT Leon test drive

The new SEAT Leon is a brilliant car. It looks great, it’s practical, it’s quiet and comfortable to drive, and comes packed full of kit.

SEAT Tarraco test drive

The SEAT Tarraco may be yet another entry into the SUV segment, but it’s one worth considering. It’s laden with standard equipment, spacious and practical too.

SEAT Arona review

The Arona is by no means the cheapest small SUV on the market, but it is one of the best. It will become a very significant model in the SEAT line up.

SEAT Ibiza review

The new SEAT Ibiza is the most effective version of the car yet, and a serious rival to Britain’s best-selling car the Ford Fiesta.

SEAT Ateca review

SEAT Alhambra review

SEAT Leon ST review

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Five of the safest new small cars on sale

Safety is a core component of any new car. Using Euro NCAP data, we list the five safest new small cars on sale – and three to avoid.

Plug-in hybrids – what’s on sale and what’s coming soon?

As more motoring brands add plug-in hybrids to their model line-ups, our comprehensive guide tells you what's available now and what's coming soon.

The best cars for young drivers to lease

Young drivers are increasingly turning to leasing as a cost-effective way of driving a new car. Here are some of the top choices (sponsored).

The safest used first cars for 2017

The safest used first cars have been announced this morning, as part of a targeted campaign that aims to reduce the accident rate for new drivers.

The ten safest new cars of 2017 revealed

The UK's independent car safety experts have put together their list of the ten safest new cars of 2017. We look at all of the top ten choices.

What is the future of diesel cars in the UK?

The Volkswagen Affair has cast a spotlight on diesel cars and their pollution, and led to calls for diesels to be banned. But what's it really all about?

Worst cars of the year? 2012’s least-inspiring efforts

it might be unfair to describe these as the worst cars of the year for 2012, but they are all still underwhelming in one way or another.