After several months knowing of its existence under a thick layer of camouflage, finally arrives SEAT León Cupra ST . The brand presents its third body on sports basis of León, now with familiar body and specifications that virtually Calcan to his brothers 3 and 5 doors.
Similarly, the Lion premiered for the first time in history a familiar body, also debuts familiar with surname Cupra sports version first. And in the aesthetic, we simply can review the same news that offered us pure compact introduced last year.
It covers a makeup as kit aerodynamic composed of front bumper more sporty and with larger air intakes, new side skirts, rear bumper with diffuser and dual exhaust, tires 18 or 19 inches or equipment Full LED lighting .
Inside the same pattern, small details that make this version a spicy family in style with sports seats, steering wheel specific, specific frame or some details of equipment such as multimedia system with touch screen 6.5 is repeated inches.
But the point of the SEAT León Cupra ST is what lies under the hood. It uses the same engine as the Cupra of 3 and 5 doors, offering again two power steps. While the first horse throws 265, the strongest reaches 280 horsepower . The engine is a turbo block 2.0 in both cases, produces 350 Nm of torque.
The benefits are marginally worse than their counterparts with 3 and 5-door body, getting the León Cupra ST 265 horses for 0-100 km / h in 6.1 seconds DSG. The León Cupra 280 ST leaves the mark in just 6 seconds with DSG. A manual transmission is still available.
SEAT, not surprisingly, has adapted the car to its new status as sport compact, and therefore adjusted the chassis sporty driving and a more fervent deal. Also has the system Dynamic Chassis Control DCC able to modify the response of the frame such as suspension, according to our needs. The Performance Pack is still available for the more able and burned tires and brakes specific tires.
The new SEAT León Cupra ST will be presented to the public in the next Geneva , in March. Until then is get pricing, marketing your startup and of course, if SEAT dare to make a new fastest lap of the Nürburgring and begin a new battle for the fastest spicy family compact.
Source – SEAT
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