In early 2015 SEAT automaker presented “charged” Seat Leon ST Cupra wagon, which joined the 3 – and 5-door Leon Cupra hatchbacks, debuted at the motor show in Geneva 2014.
Seat company introduced a new model of the Leon ST universal, called Leon ST Cupra 280.
Index in the model name indicates the maximum power of the engine. Spanish automaker believes the idea of combining practicality and sporting character is good and hopes buyers will accept the version as warm as Leon Cupra hatchbacks.
The basis of the wagon Seat Leon ST, as well as many other new products in the automotive companies within the orbit of the German concern lies with the global MQB platform from VW Group. Audi A3, Audi A3 Sportback, Audi A3 Sedan, hatchback Seat Leon coupe Seat Leon SC, Skoda Octavia liftback 3-th generation of the Skoda Octavia Combi, charged Skoda Octavia RS hatchback Volkswagen Golf 7 wagon Volkswagen Golf 7 Variant, hot hatch Volkswagen Golf 7 GTI and even conceptual VW Cross Blue and Volkswagen CrossBlue Coupe use the new modular platform. The platform due to the modular design allows you to change the size of the wheelbase, to use front-or all-wheel drive.
The fans of sedans may be interested in a new DS4 facelift from French manufacturer Citroen which also is expected in 2015.
2015 Seat Leon ST Cupra trunk
The key difference of SEAT Leon ST Cupra wagon 2015is a body with an impressive trunk.
Leon ST trunk is 587L (trunk volume of Cupra hatchback equal to 380-litres) and if you fold the back seats, this number increases to 1470-liters.
2015 Seat Leon ST Cupra exterior
In contrast to the standard 3rd generation Leon ST, “charged” car got a different front bumper, enlarged air intakes, enlarged grille mesh, a small trunk spoiler , redesigned rear bumper with integrated diffuser and two oval exhaust systems pipes.
Seat Leon ST Cupra (2015-2016) flaunts exclusive 18-in rims (19-in go for extra), installed sport front seats, a truncated rim on a steering wheel, metal pedalpads and a door sills. Seat Leon ST Cupra Universal is equipped with led optics, both the front and rear.
Body length of the new wagon is 4540 mm, while the wheelbase is identical to the hatch – 2636 mm
2015 Seat Leon ST Cupra interior
Model interior is not too different from presented in 2014 hatchback interior. Seats received the Alcantara trim, and multimedia system received a small screen (by today’s standards) 6.5 inches diagonal.
Seat Leon ST Cupra Salon is designed to accommodate five people including the driver, and when a similar architecture is more restrained than the interior of the Volkswagen Golf 7 Variant. Multifunction steering wheel with four spokes, informative dashboard and trip computer screen, touch screen on top of the console (option) air conditioning control unit or climate control (extra charge), great with thick padding and a bright lateral support seats of the first row, thoughtful and correct placement of all controls, high-quality finishing materials. Let the beauty reserved and a range of optional equipment is less wide than the German counterpart, but the driver and four passengers comfortable and cozy.
2015 Seat Leon ST Cupra release date
Seat dealers have started to accept orders for the station wagon.
Release date: spring 2015
Article about the 2015 Seat Leon ST Cupra has been prepared on the basis of peer reviews and rumors from the Internet. The exact release date and the start of sales is unclear, but there is actual information.
2015 Seat Leon ST Cupra technical characteristics
In motion wagon brings a 2.0L turboengine with a capacity of 265 and 280 HP ( Leon ST Cupra 280 version). Both motors peak torque is 350 N*m, available from 1700 to 5600 rpm.
Leon ST Cupra 280 with a six-speed mechanics accelerates from 0 to 100 in 6.1 sec, whereas with DSG “robot” this exercise is to 6.0 seconds exactly. The maximum speed of all modifications is limited to 250 kmh electronically.
Base modofcation on the Seat Leon ST Cupra 280 wagon includes a suspension dynamic control settings system, differential lock on front wheels and variable force steering. The dynamic stabilization system ESP, as stated in a press statement, has been specially modified for the wagon. If necessary, the system can be disabled. Dynamic control chassis system (DCC) is able to change the settings in a few milliseconds in accordance with the driving conditions.
Additionally, the manufacturer offers an optional sport Performance package including enhanced Brembo brakes with perforated front brake discs 370*32 mm, exclusive 19-in alloy rims, black or orange, sport Michelin Pilot Sport Cup 2 tires. Interior leather seats with white, orange or black trim are available.
2015 Seat Leon ST Cupra video review
Photo of 2015 Seat Leon ST Cupra
- Engine Type : coming soon
- Engine Size : coming soon
- Cylinders : coming soon
- Max. Torque : coming soon
- Max. Power : coming soon
- Pwr:Wgt Ratio : coming soon
- Bore & Stroke : coming soon
Prices, specifications, options, features 2015 Seat Leon ST Cupra to change without notice.