SEAT Leon 2017 Review - Driver's Seat2017 film
The Leon stands out in the hatchback market for its style, and the ST certainly does the same when compared with other small estates. There are some cracking choices in the compact estate class these days, but the Leon ST happens to be one of the best. Practical, civilised, comfortable. The flagship for the revised Leon range uses the same engine as the Volkswagen Golf R, making this the most powerful road-going Seat car ever. The Leon gets a new three-cylinder petrol engine, enhanced tech and a subtle face lift for Question is, are these tweaks enough to keep it among.
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Jump to navigation. The Seat Leon has been revealed, with the facelifted model having undergone styling tweaks, as well as gaining new technologies and two new engines. Three new colours are also offered. Read the EV news from the Seat Leon facelift launch here. An electric parking brake is now fitted on the revised central console, and certain Leon trims now have ambient LED lighting, which can be controlled via the infotainment system. Our Verdict Seat Leon Seat's third-generation Leon is attractive and capable, but it can't quite reach the benchmark set by the imperious Volkswagen Golf.
While undeniably stylish, the Spanish machine felt like it had been engineered as a subtly inferior product to the VW Golf and Audi A3. However, that all changed with the arrival of the all-new third generation model in As a result, it became the class leader, offering the same grown up driving experience and solid quality of the Golf, but with a lower price and bags of extra kerb appeal. In early , SEAT aimed boost the car's success even further with a subtle facelift, which offered revised engines, improved infotainment and more kit. The Leon is available in two basic bodystyles; a five door hatch or an ST estate. The latter is also available in rugged X-perience guise, which features raised suspension and four-wheel drive. Under the bonnet the biggest change is the adoption of VW's excellent bhp turbocharged 1.
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