SEAT Leon

SEAT Leon FR 1.5 TSI 2020 review – a spicy chorizo to a Golf’s currywurst
SEAT Leon

SEAT Leon FR 1.5 TSI 2020 review – a spicy chorizo to a Golf’s currywurst

An impressive spread of abilities was always on the call sheet, but the balanced chassis and impressive calibration take the package further
6 Aug 2020
​SEAT Leon Cupra review - more excitement than a Golf GTI?
SEAT Leon Cupra hatchback

​SEAT Leon Cupra review - more excitement than a Golf GTI?

The SEAT Leon Cupra is at the end of its lifespan, but has only become better with age
25 Mar 2020
New 2020 SEAT Leon revealed – the Golf’s Catalan cousin gets a makeover
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New 2020 SEAT Leon revealed – the Golf’s Catalan cousin gets a makeover

The SEAT Leon has been redesigned for 2020, and high-performance Cupra models are on their way
28 Jan 2020
2020 SEAT Leon teased before reveal later this month
SEAT Leon

2020 SEAT Leon teased before reveal later this month

The SEAT Leon is about to be totally revitalised for 2020, and will spawn multiple Cupra variants
14 Jan 2020
SEAT Leon review
SEAT Leon - 2017 profile driving
SEAT Leon hatchback

SEAT Leon review

SEAT's Leon is much more than a Volkswagen Golf understudy
15 Jul 2019

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SEAT Leon Cupra ST 300 Carbon Edition review
SEAT Leon Cupra ST Carbon Edition - front
SEAT Leon Cupra hatchback

SEAT Leon Cupra ST 300 Carbon Edition review

Leon Cupra ST Carbon Edition is more boisterous than a Golf R estate, but less capable, and pricer
18 Oct 2018
Cupra e-Racer revealed
SEAT Cupra E-Racer testing
SEAT Leon Cupra hatchback

Cupra e-Racer revealed

Electric-powered Cupra TCR begins testing in Spain – and early signs are positive
31 Jul 2018
SEAT Leon ST Cupra Carbon Edition revealed for the UK
SEAT Leon ST Cupra Carbon Edition - rear
SEAT Leon Cupra hatchback

SEAT Leon ST Cupra Carbon Edition revealed for the UK

Limited to less than 50 units, the Leon ST Carbon Edition will top the current Cupra range
27 Jul 2018
SEAT Leon ST Cupra 300 4Drive review
SEAT Leon Cupra hatchback

SEAT Leon ST Cupra 300 4Drive review

SEAT’s ‘Golf R Estate’ offers almost everything its VW twin does, but the slightly more powerful R is perilously close on price.
15 Feb 2017
SEAT Leon Cupra 300 2017 review
SEAT Leon Cupra hatchback

SEAT Leon Cupra 300 2017 review

Faster than ever, the Leon Cupra still fails to really engage in a way that marks out the best hot hatches
14 Feb 2017
SEAT Leon Cupra 300 - Hot hatch inches ever closer to Golf R
SEAT Leon Cupra hatchback

SEAT Leon Cupra 300 - Hot hatch inches ever closer to Golf R

SEAT's most powerful road car ever also gets all-wheel-drive in ST estate form
6 Dec 2016
SEAT Leon updated for 2017 - new tech, new engines
SEAT Leon hatchback

SEAT Leon updated for 2017 - new tech, new engines

Updated Spanish three- and five-door hatches and estate make their debuts in early 2017
19 Oct 2016
Seat Leon Cupra 290 review
SEAT Leon Cupra hatchback

Seat Leon Cupra 290 review

The Seat Leon Cupra remains a fast and fun hot hatch, but there are better cars in this very competitive sector
29 Feb 2016
SEAT’s Cross Sport concept is the quickest Leon ever
SEAT Leon hatchback

SEAT’s Cross Sport concept is the quickest Leon ever

Could this Frankfurt show car preview a Mercedes-AMG GLA 45 rival?
14 Sep 2015
New SEAT Leon Cupra 290 gets power hike
SEAT Leon Cupra hatchback

New SEAT Leon Cupra 290 gets power hike

Our favourite hot SEAT gets more power to take on the Golf R
8 Sep 2015
SEAT Leon ST Cupra 280 is the Nurburgring’s fastest estate
SEAT Leon ST

SEAT Leon ST Cupra 280 is the Nurburgring’s fastest estate

Estate Cupra 280 sets fastest ‘Ring lap time
14 May 2015
SEAT Leon ST Cupra 280 review - prices, specs and 0-60 time
SEAT Leon ST

SEAT Leon ST Cupra 280 review - prices, specs and 0-60 time

Fast estate proves almost just as exciting as the hatch
9 Apr 2015
SEAT Leon Cupra Ultimate Sub8 Performance Pack
SEAT launches Sub8 performance pack for Leon Cupra
SEAT Leon Cupra hatchback

SEAT Leon Cupra Ultimate Sub8 Performance Pack

‘Ring-kitted Cupra undercuts Megane Trophy-R by over £5000
9 Feb 2015
SEAT Leon Cupra Sub8
SEAT launches Sub8 performance pack for Leon Cupra
SEAT Leon hatchback

SEAT Leon Cupra Sub8

SEAT has launched a new Sub8 package for the Leon Cupra 280, offering the same spec as the car that lapped the Nurburgring in under eight minutes
18 Aug 2014
SEAT Leon Cupra 280 Ring Record
SEAT Leon Cupra 280 smashes FWD Ring record
SEAT Leon hatchback

SEAT Leon Cupra 280 Ring Record

SEAT has confirmed a new front-wheel drive lap record at the Ring, with its Leon Cupra 280. Details and video here
4 Mar 2014
SEAT Leon Eurocup race series
SEAT Leon Cup Racer
SEAT Leon hatchback

SEAT Leon Eurocup race series

The SEAT Leon Cup Racer will compete in the six-race Eurocup series. Details and prices here
29 Nov 2013
SEAT Leon Cupra R buying guide
SEAT Leon Cupra R buying guide
SEAT Leon hatchback

SEAT Leon Cupra R buying guide

Combining a sub-7sec 0-62mph dash with everyday practicality and VW Group build quality, the original SEAT Leon Cupra R is a true all-rounder. Here's …
6 Jun 2013
SEAT Leon Cup Racer revealed
SEAT launches Leon Cup Racer
SEAT Leon hatchback

SEAT Leon Cup Racer revealed

SEAT has revealed a new 326bhp Leon Cup Racer, which will make its début at the Worthersee tuning show
7 May 2013
Cupra's new direction
SEAT Leon Cupra
SEAT Leon Cupra hatchback

Cupra's new direction

SEAT's Cupra sub-brand isn't doing as well as it should in the sales charts. Could CNG be the future?
14 Oct 2010
SEAT Cupra + FR
SEAT Ibiza FR
SEAT Leon hatchback

SEAT Cupra + FR

SEAT announces a pair of new hot hatches - facelifted Leon Cupra and new Ibiza FR
17 Apr 2009
Leon roars, twice
SEAT Leon hatchback

Leon roars, twice

SEAT launched the hottest version of the new Leon to date at the Madrid motor show at the end of May.
7 Jun 2006
New Leon Roars Out
SEAT Leon hatchback

New Leon Roars Out

If the current Golf GTI is a little too bland for your liking, perhaps the new SEAT Leon will be more to your taste. SEAT, along with Lamborghini and …
4 May 2005