Seat Leon Cupra R Details Confirmed
SEAT have confirmed details for their fastest-ever road car, the Seat Leon Cupra R. Find out all you need to know about the exclusive model here.
The Seat Leon CUPRA R was officially revealed for the first time at the Frankfurt Motor Show earlier this year following its prior announcement. Now, we can confirm that ordering is open with first deliveries in January 2018. The new model will be one of the most exclusive with only 799 models made, of which only 24 are set to be made available in the UK initially.
The Leon CUPRA 300 received great critical acclaim for the driving platform it was built on, which has been utilised with further enhancements made to create the new CUPRA R. The performance figures for the new variant are impressive, with the new top of the line hatchback sporting a 306bhp petrol engine capable of 0-62mph in just 5.8 seconds.
Aesthetically there has also been numerous changes including new paint options like the featured Monsoon Grey. Both this and a new Midnight Black are included as standard. Copper contrast colouring also features throughout. Other additions include carbon fibre details, extended wheel arches and larger air intakes.
The new model is sure to generate a lot of interest when considering the previous models success, the improvements in design and performance, and the exclusivity. If you are looking to lease a SEAT, why not take a look at our lease offers?