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Although most of the attention at the Seat display at the Madrid Auto Show was drawn to the new Seat Ibiza (see it here), Seat also introduced the Seat Alhambra Ecomotive. The Alhambra is the badge-engineered version of the Volkswagen Sharan, which has a BlueMotion version as well. The Alhambra Ecomotive produces CO2 emissions of 159g/km and the average fuel consumption of the new van is 6 l/100 km (38mpg U.S.) propelled by a 140hp 2.0L TDI engine with a diesel particulate filter (DPF) in the ex

Earlier this month, we said that the amazingly low-emission (for a production car with a liquid fuel engine) Seat Ibiza Ecomotive will be coming in March at a cost of £10,495. Well, the details have changed a bit. Seat announced that deliveries will actually start in April and the official cost starts at £10,995. The good news is that the headline number - 99 g/km of CO2 - remains the same, as does the official rating of 62 mpg (U.S.). That's worth waiting another month for, right? S

Several months ago we first reported on the new Seat Ibiza Ecomotive. Ecomotive is Seat's branding for their most efficient, lowest CO2-emitting models, similar to parent company Volkswagen's BlueMotion. The Ibiza is actually based on the platform of the Volkswagen Polo, with the Ecomotive model being the Spanish translation of the Polo Bluemotion. Like its German sibling, the Ibiza uses the 1.4L turbodiesel mated with improved aerodynamics and low rolling resistance tires. The bottom line is 62