Wednesday 21 March 2018

Room to spare in new estate

Seat Leon SC
Seat Leon SC
Eddie Cunningham

Eddie Cunningham

SEAT's latest estate, the Leon ST, has arrived. Prices start from €20,185 ex-works.

It is the best looking of three Leons (hatch and SC) and the most practical as it has luggage space that stretches from 587 litres to 1,470 litres when the rear seats are folded.

Standard equipment includes: air con, six airbags, media system 5ins colour screen (bluetooth, MP3, USB, etc), electric/ heated mirrors, 16ins steel wheels and ISOFIX child-seat anchors.

The SE adds 16ins alloys, driver seat lumbar support, XDS + hill hold, chrome roof rails and cruise control.

The entry level 'S' is claimed to be the lightest in is class at 1,233kg.

Engines include two petrols -- 1.2-litre TSI and 1.8-litre TSI -- and two diesels -- 1.6-litre TDi and 2-litre TDi.

Irish Independent

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