- Today marks 60 years since the first SEAT car, a 1400, was produced
- SEAT 1400 saloon became an instant hit, with 10,000 orders after its debut
- 98,000 1400 models were produced over a decade
- SEAT has gone on to produce 16,000,000 vehicles and counting
Today is a very special day for SEAT: exactly 60 years ago to the day, the company's first car rolled off the production line at its Zona Franca factory in Barcelona. That car was the SEAT 1400, an elegant and luxurious saloon designed in the spirit of the most popular American sedans of the '50s.