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SEAT Ibiza 1.0 TSI 95 Xcellence [EZ] 5dr Petrol Hatchback

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  • 3 Years Warranty
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Fuel: Petrol

Body: Hatchback
Trans: Manual

Automatic rain sensing wipers, Front assist (AEB), Comfort suspension, Bluetooth audio streaming with handsfree system, Multi-Collision Braking, SEAT logo boot release, Outside temperature gauge, Electric folding door mirrors...

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MPG

Combined - 61 mpg EC Extra Urban - 69 mpg EC Urban - 52.

Insurance Group

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Performance (BHP)

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CO2 (g/km)

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Number Of Seats

The total number of seats in the vehicle.

Road Tax

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Ten Second Review

SEAT's Ibiza, now in its fifth generation, has been a budget alternative to the Volkswagen Polo for over 20 years. It's now smarter, better equipped and more sophisticated, especially in frugal 1.0 TSI petrol guise.

Background

SEAT's Ibiza has always been quite an endearing little supermini, provided you could stretch to the more sophisticated engines fitted to plusher, more powerful models. If budget or circumstance restricted you to an entry-level variant, things were very different. The cheapest versions of this model have often been saddled with the lowest-tech engineering offerings that the Volkswagen Group had to offer. But not now. In more recent times, Ibiza buyers have had access to one of the most sophisticated engines the Volkswagen empire makes, a three cylinder 1.0 TSI petrol unit. It's an engine also used in Volkswagen's Polo, Skoda's Fabia and Audi's A1 and offers the kind of performance you'd expect from a much bigger powerplant.

Driving Experience

The 1.0-litre TSI petrol engine is perfectly suited to the Ibiza. Its power begins to come in low down in the rev range and it pulls the hatchback strongly for such a compact unit. The three-cylinder engine produces either 95PS and 160Nm of torque. Or 115PS and 200Nm in the higher powered sportier FR model which can be ordered with optional DSG automatic transmission. For such a reasonably priced car, these figures are impressive. On the road, the numbers translate into very easy progress. The torque is provided at a lowly 1500rpm, meaning even at very low revs, the Ibiza 1.0 TSI pulls well. It doesn't have much of a top end though, so to maintain swift progress, it's better to change gear early and ride the swell of torque. In the 95PS version, 62mph from rest takes 10.4s en route to 119mph. As for on the road driving dynamics, well SEAT says these have been improved thanks to the adoption of a hi-tech MQB platform that is 30% stiffer. As before, there's an optional 'SEAT Drive Profile' system that offers adaptive damping with two modes - comfort or sports-oriented. The Comfort/Sport selector switch also influences the feeling of the power steering and it'll alter the shift times of the DSG gearbox where automatic transmission has been specified.

Design and Build

The MK5 model version of this SEAT isn't available in three-door form any more, but the Spanish maker says it retains plenty of sporty style potential customers tend to want. From a styling perspective, it's clearly an Ibiza, but one that has undergone a process of evolution, with a so-called 'x-shaped' design that looks more dynamic than before. The front and rear overhangs are very short and at the front of the car, triangular full-LED headlights dominate. The longer wheelbase and window graphics accentuate the size of this model too. Under the skin, the car is based on the Volkswagen Group's MQB platform, which is also used in Volkswagen's Polo. The Ibiza is also bigger in fifth generation form, 87mm wider than its predecessor, while the 2,564mm distance between the axles represents a 95mm increase over that pre-2018 MK4 design. As a result, if you happen to own an older Ibiza, you'll find that legroom in the back seats has increased by 35mm, while headroom has increased by 17mm in the back and 24mm in the front. The seats are 42mm wider and the boot area is 63-litres bigger, bringing total capacity up to a class-leading 355-litre figure. The loading height has also been lowered. Other things Ibiza regulars will notice inside include the fact that the controls and instruments are more driver-orientated and the cabin feels of higher quality, thanks to colour-personalisable LED lighting, an 8-inch centre-dash touchscreen and a 'Full Link' connectivity system.

Market and Model

The 1.0 TSI petrol engine we're looking at here comes with a choice of 'SE', 'SE Technology', 'FR', 'FR Sport', 'XCELLENCE' or 'XCELLENCE Lux' trim. Prices start at just over £16,000, which means a price premium of about £300 over the older-tech 80PS 1.0 MPI unit; we'd say that was well worth paying. All variants offer this unit in 95PS form, but you have to avoid the base 'SE' variants if you're to get the option of the pokier 115PS version of this powerplant. If you go for that uprated unit, you'll also be offered the option of DSG auto transmission. As for equipment, well the full-LED headlights are a highlight. Plus most models get 'Apple CarPlay' and 'Android Auto'/'MirrorLink' 'phone connectivity, plus buyers can specify a premium 8-inch touchscreen and a wireless charger with a GSM amplifier. In addition, there's the chance to add in a thumping 300-watt 'Beats' Audio system with 7 speakers and an 8-channel amplifier. Other features buyers might want include keyless entry with a 'heartbeat' engine start button, front and rear parking sensors and a higher quality rear view camera. 'FR' and 'XCELLENCE' variants get colour-personalisable LED interior lighting too. Safety-wise, there's 'Front Assist' autonomous braking, Adaptive Cruise Control and a 'Traffic Jam Assist' feature that can take over the driving from you at very low traffic jam speed.

Cost of Ownership

Being able to dip into the Volkswagen Group parts bin for the niftiest tech usually means a very low overall cost of ownership and that's certainly the case here. The entry-level 1.0-litre TSI 95PS petrol model delivers a combined fuel economy of up to 51.4mpg (WLTP), which equates to a CO2 figure of 104g/km (NEDC). For the 115PS version of this unit, the figures are up to 48.7mpg and 107g/km in manual form, or up to 45.6mpg and 111g/km as an auto. A start/stop system, which switches off the engine when the vehicle is at a standstill, is available across all current SEAT Ibizas. What else? Well there's SEAT's usual three year/60,000 mile warranty. That's unexceptional when rivals like Toyota and Hyundai offer five years of cover as standard and Kia offers up to seven years. However, the SEAT deal is extendable, so you might be able to negotiate on that. And it includes two years of Europe-wide roadside assistance.

By Car & Driving

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Key Standard Features*

  • Metallic - Mystery blue
  • Metallic - Midnight black
  • Metallic - Urban silver
  • Metallic - Nevada white
  • Metallic - Magnetic grey
  • Metallic - Desire Red
  • Metallic - Camouflage green
  • Solid - Emocion red
  • Metallic paint
  • Solid paint
  • Special solid paint
  • Special Solid - White
  • Microsuede cloth - Black with muscat stitching
  • Tyre repair kit
  • Alcantara/Simil leather - Black with contrast stitching

Body Glass

  • Automatic rain sensing wipers
  • Dark tinted rear windows
  • Electric front windows
  • Electric rear windows

Brakes

  • Front assist (AEB)
  • ABS
  • ESP+EBA
  • Hill hold control

Chassis/Suspension

  • Comfort suspension

Communication

  • Bluetooth audio streaming with handsfree system

Driver Aids

  • Multi-Collision Braking
  • Rear parking sensor
  • Cruise control
  • Power Steering
  • Speed limiter

Driver Convenience

  • SEAT logo boot release

Driver Information

  • Outside temperature gauge
  • Trip computer
  • Digital clock
  • Low fuel warning light
  • 'Lights On' Remainder warning buzzer
  • Full Link Smartphone Integration with Mirror Link, Apple Car Play, Google Android Auto
  • Navigation system with 8" touch screen + proximity sensor, voice control and USB type C sockets

Driving Mirrors

  • Electric folding door mirrors
  • Auto dimming rear view mirror
  • Electrically adjustable and heated door mirrors
  • Atom grey door mirrors

Entertainment

  • CD player
  • 6 speakers
  • Steering wheel mounted controls
  • Digital Audio Broadcast (DAB) Tuner
  • Auxiliary input socket
  • Radio/MP3 player
  • SD card slot
  • USB (type C) cable for Apple and Android compatibility

Exterior Body Features

  • Anti theft roof antenna
  • Body colour door handles
  • Body colour bumpers
  • Chrome window surround and upper grille surround

Exterior Lights

  • Automatic headlights
  • Electric headlight adjustment
  • LED daytime running lights
  • LED tail lights
  • Coming/leaving home lighting function
  • Front/rear fog lights
  • LED headlights with dynamic headlight range control

Heating/Cooling/Ventilation

  • Dual zone climate control with combination filter

Interior Features

  • Gear shift indicator
  • Front centre armrest
  • Height/reach adjust steering wheel
  • Glovebox
  • Front cupholders x 2
  • Leather dashboard
  • Storage box under drivers seat
  • Alcantara/Simil leather upholstery
  • Passenger sunvisor
  • Microsuede cloth upholstery
  • Seat connect with safety, serivice, remote and online
  • Chrome detailing, aluminium door sills with Xcellence logo and pearl grey headlining
  • Leather multifunction steering wheel, gear knob and handbrake

Interior Lights

  • Illuminated boot
  • Front courtesy lights
  • Front reading lights
  • Instrument lighting with brightness control
  • Ambient interior lighting

Safety

  • 3 point seatbelts on all 3 rear seats
  • Front side airbags
  • Active front headrests
  • Curtain airbags
  • Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • Driver/Front Passenger airbags
  • Child locks on rear doors
  • Front passenger airbag deactivation
  • Tiredness recognition system
  • Seat belt reminder for front and rear seats

Seats

  • Height adjustable driver's seat
  • Height adjustable passenger seat
  • 60/40 split folding rear seat
  • Rear top tether child seat ISOFIX attachment
  • Storage pockets on back of front seats
  • Two height adjustable front and rear headrests (three in rear)

Security

  • Remote central locking + deadlocks
  • Electronic engine immobiliser
  • Keyless entry and go
  • Anti theft wheel bolts
  • Perimeter alarm and interior monitoring with backup horn and tow away protection

Vanity Mirrors

  • Driver's sunvisor with ticket holder/vanity mirror

Wheels - Alloy

  • 17" Dynamic alloy wheels

Performance

  • 0 to 62 mph (secs) 10.9
  • Engine Power - BHP 95
  • Engine Power - KW 70
  • Engine Power - PS
  • Engine Power - RPM 5000
  • Engine Torque - LBS.FT 129
  • Engine Torque - NM 175
  • Engine Torque - RPM 2000
  • Top Speed 116

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