It's 50 years since the first SEAT car rolled off the production line in Spain. The first car, a SEAT 1400, was produced on 13 November 1953 at the Zona Franca Plant in Barcelona, three years after the company was set up on 9 May 1950. The first SEAT 1400, a four-door saloon with a 44 bhp engine delivering a top speed 75 mph (120 km/h).