They used to call their friends from their home phone, but now they use latest generation smart phones.
They are ecological and run on a fuel that is less expensive and just as safe as petrol or diesel; but do we really know how natural gas powered cars work? Andrew Shepherd and Antonio Calvo, experts on compressed natural gas (CNG) at SEAT, tell us all about how these vehicles operate:
SEAT has confirmed a technical issue on the new Ibiza (2017 and 2018 models) and Arona (2018 model year).
The SEAT Ibiza has continued to gain plaudits in 2018 after being named one of the top two cars in the prestigious Car of the Year 2018 awards.
The SEAT Ibiza 1.0 TSi 95PS FR has been named the Best Value Company Car at the annual SME Company Car of the Year Awards 2018.
SEAT has taken the What Car? Car of the Year Awards 2018 by storm, with four different models ' Arona, Ibiza, Leon and Ateca ' each taking category wins.
The all-new SEAT Ibiza has opened its New Year honours account in style, adding the title of Best Supermini in the UK Car of the Year Awards to its burgeoning haul of accolades.
SEAT UK has extended its scrappage incentive scheme until 31st March 2018, encouraging owners of older cars to switch to lower-emission Euro 6 compliant new cars.
After the SEAT Ateca was awarded the 'Best Buy Car of Europe 2017' by AUTOBEST, the Spanish brand has once again received recognition from the European organisation, which has announced the new SEAT Ibiza as a finalist in the same awards.
The all-new SEAT Ibiza continues to storm the supermini segment, picking up the honour of 'Best First Carâ? in the Parkers New Car Awards 2018, announced today.
SEAT UK Fleet has expanded its four-day test drive scheme to include the latest incarnation of its stunning Ibiza for business drivers and fleet decision makers.
SEAT UK fleet sales continue to flourish, with the Barcelona-based brand achieving year-on-year growth of 37% in the first half of 2017.
Once again SEAT has demonstrated its extremely high levels of safety offered by all its models in the demanding Euro NCAP safety tests.
The All-new SEAT Ibiza has landed its first major UK award, weeks before it even arrives on our shores, after being named Best Supermini at the 2017 Auto Express New Car Awards, announced at a ceremony this evening.
In the framework of Automobile Barcelona, SEAT is giving the public a close look at the developments in connected car that the company announced at the recent edition of the Mobile World Congress (MWC).
The countdown has started for the most important event of the year so far for SEAT, with first orders being taken this week for the All-new SEAT Ibiza.
The All-New Ibiza certainly has the best design SEAT has ever produced in the supermini segment.
In 1984, Michael Jackson took the music world by storm with Thriller. On the big screen, Ghostbusters and Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom smashed all box-office records.
A lot can happen in 60 years, and when it comes to safety that's a long time for cars to evolve. In terms of safety, and several other topics, cars today bear little resemblance to those of yesteryear.
This coming Sunday (27 April 2014) will be exactly 30 years since the very first SEAT Ibiza rolled off the production line in SEAT's Zona Franca factory. Since that day, the Ibiza has remained SEAT's most iconic and popular car.
SEAT UK's increasingly successful fleet team is celebrating another important contract win with the news that blue chip support services firm Babcock International Group PLC has signed a deal for up to 100 new Ibiza superminis.
Fresh from its triumphant debut at the recent Geneva Motor Show the latest iteration of SEAT'S most successful and well-known model, the Ibiza supermini, is being prepared for its UK showroom launch next month.
· New design language with clear identity · Upgraded quality throughout · Three body styles, perfect for every lifestyle
The successful SEAT Young Driver programme is broadening its appeal still further with the news that it is soon to be made available to disabled youngsters.
The innovative and successful SEAT Young Driver programme is celebrating a landmark this week with the news that it has just run its 25,000th lesson.
Chancellor George Osborne's Budget this week has put SEAT's super-frugal line-up of Ibiza E Ecomotive models in pole position for fleet and business drivers looking to keep a lid on their company car tax and running costs.
SEAT is continuing its extensive programme of product renewal and improvement with the launch of a brace of impressive new engines in its best-selling models.
SEAT is ensuring new car buyers searching for the best deal this September need look no further than the Spanish marque's showrooms as it unveils an array of tempting deals, including great offers on its special edition Ibiza Good Stuff model.
SEAT is celebrating its partnership with Colombian pop sensation Shakira with the debut in UK showrooms of a special edition SEAT Ibiza that's packed with 'good stuff'.
This Bank Holiday weekend (29-31 May), SEAT is offering used car customers a suite of tempting deals on some of the Spanish brand's most desirable models.
Any colour you like, so long as it's green ' that's SEAT's unequivocal message at the launch today of the International Eco Friendly Vehicle and Sustainable Mobility Show in Madrid.
Hard on the heels of its impressive 500-car fleet deal with British Gas SEAT is today celebrating another headline-grabbing agreement. The Spanish brand has secured an exclusive two-year contract to supply Ibizas to the newly-launched What Car? Driving School.
Continuing the relentless product offensive that in 2009 helped SEAT to an all-time record UK market share of 1.50% (source: SMMT) the sporty Spanish car maker is starting 2010 with yet more exciting new models.
The super-frugal SEAT Ibiza Ecomotive has once again proved its green credentials by clocking up astonishing average fuel economy of more than 120 miles to the gallon on a mammoth 1,186-mile tour of 12 European countries.
It was back at the 1984 Paris Motor Show that the world caught its first glimpse of a Spanish supermini that would shake up the small car class for good, bringing much-needed style and excitement to the sector and establishing SEAT as a key component of the Volkswagen Group.
The new generation SEAT Ibiza Ecomotive has once again asserted its status as one of the most environmentally-sensitive cars in its segment by covering a staggering 970 miles (1,562 km) on a single tank of fuel, resulting in an average consumption figure of 97.4 mpg. .
SEAT is significantly broadening the appeal of its already-popular Ibiza range with the imminent arrival of an all-new diesel engine to the sexy Spanish supermini's line-up.