Stunning wheels, flawless Ferrari paint and a punchy 20v 1.8T. This modified SEAT Ibiza Mk3 is one stunningly put together car!


SEAT Ibiza Typ 6K2 (Mk3) in Ferrari Rosso Pearl; gloss black and red pearl scuttle panel; mirror bases; front grilles; smoothed front and rear bumpers (including towing eyes) and roof; aerial deleted; colour coded bumb strips; Team Heko wind deflectors; tinted rear windows.

1.8T VAG 20v turbo with KO3S turbo and Forge 007P dump valve; Toyosport FMIC with KO4 style routing; SFS turbo intake pipe; Milltek downpipe and cat-back; Blueflame cat-back system; SFS silicone hoses; Jetex air filter; Sytec four-bar fuel pump; Vibra Technics rear engine and gearbox mounts; solid billet front engine mount; custom heat shield; reconditioned head; Mk4 Golf washer bottle; Porsche oil and water caps; painted and polished rocker cover; satin black engine bay; remapped by Badger5.

Wilwood Superlite IIA four-pot callipers and OE discs; Powerflex wishbone bushes; OMP lower strut-brace; Air Lift Performance V2 management and struts
with dampening adjustment; Eibach camber bolts; 8.5x17in (front) and 9.5x17in (rear) three-piece Speedline Mistral wheels; re-drilled to 4×100; polished dishes; chrome powder coated centres; Porsche valves; custom ‘diamond’ centre caps.

Custom Samsung tablet dash install with hidden climate control; re-trimmed Recaro CS seats in Alcantara/leather with hexagonal stitching; rear view mirror; sun visors; handbrake and gear gaiters; headlining and A, B and C pillars all re-trimmed in Alcantara; custom red seat belts; carbon skinned interior door handles; Cupra R gauge holder; ProSport oil temp and boost gauges.

Hertz door speaker components; false floor with JL Audio sub; ‘diamond’ rear build with Air Ride management underneath; colour changing LEDs.

Dan at Lavish Automotive for the retrim; Dips at Custom Cars for the paint work; Jonathan at Intermotiv; my mum for putting up with all the car parts in the house; and of course my dad for helping me over the years to make me dream come true.

Photos Chris Wallbank