Seat Leon ST | Station wagon version

After the 3 door SC that appeared in March at the Geneva Moto Show, Seat presents a new version of Leon station wagon, thus completing a full range in the compact class, which covers a large range of different needs. With a length of 4.54 m, the Leon ST, as it is called, shares many common elements with Leon and other important advantage is the huge luggage space, which has a capacity of 587 liters. Weighing just 45 pounds greater than the 5 door Leon, the ST offers an equivalent level of performance. The engines are already known from other models in the series, diesel or gasoline, all fueled with direct injection, with displacements ranging from 1.2 to 2 liters and an output of 86 to 184 horsepower. The Leon ST will be officially unveiled at the Frankfurt auto show in September and the Greek market will begin to be available early in 2014.

Seat Leon ST

Seat Leon ST

Seat Leon ST

Seat Leon ST

The technology packet in the new version ST is largely similar to the 5 door Leon and Leon SC. The 1.2lt engine is available in two versions with 63kW (86PS) and 77kW (105PS). With Start/Stop system and regenerative braking, the motor of 77kW consumes just 4.9 liters per 100km. The 1.4 TSI with 90kW and 1.4 TSI with 103kW is also state of the art units with a fuel consumption of only 5.3 liters. The top petrol engine is the 1.8 TSI version efficiency 132kW and 250Nm of torque.

Seat Leon ST

Seat Leon ST

Seat Leon ST

Seat Leon ST

The wide range of TDI engines for the new Leon ST extends from 66kW up to 135kW. The basic version is the 1.6 TDI engine with 66kW and 230Nm of torque. The 2.0 TDI with 110kW and 320Nm of torque, it offers strong performance for the new Leon ST. However with the Start/Stop and regeneration system, consumes just 4.1 liters of fuel per 100km. Finally the leading engine 2.0lt TDI with 135kW and 380Nm of torque, which is available exclusively to version FR, boasts fuel consumption of just 4.3 liters per 100km.

Seat Leon ST

Seat Leon ST

Seat Leon ST

Seat Leon ST

The impressive fuel economy of the ST is the result, among others, of its light body. In its basic version, Leon ST weighs just 1,233 pounds, just 45 pounds more than the 5 door Leon thus making it the lightest in its class estate. Simultaneously, the ST offers a range of operating equipment that benefit significantly everyday utility. The rear seats are extremely easy to fold, while the use of the double floor can provide many transportation solutions. The back of the front passenger seat can be folded down to load very long objects.

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By Nicole P.

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