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SEAT Leon 1.2 TSI (2014)

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SEAT Leon 1.2 TSI (2014) review: 25 facts and highlights

SEAT Leon 1.2 TSI (2014)
SEAT Leon 1.2 TSI (2014)
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Why is SEAT Leon 1.2 TSI (2014) better than the average?

  • better fuel economy (city)
    4.9l/100 kmvs7.09l/100 km
  • higher maximum torque
    175Nmvs172.96Nm
  • better fuel economy (combined)
    4.1l/100 kmvs5.7l/100 km
  • less CO2 emissions
    114g/kmvs128.81g/km
  • larger fuel tank
    50lvs47.25l
  • Height
    1.46mvs1.5m
  • Weight
    1.2tvs1.21t
  • more cylinders
    4vs3.77

Top specs, facts and figures

General info

1.Has fully independent suspension
SEAT Leon 1.2 TSI (2014)

This allows all four wheels to move up and down independently, providing a smoother ride when, for example, going over bumps in the road.

2. less CO2 emissions

114g/km

The CO2 emissions of the car, measured in grams per kilometre. A car with less emissions is better for the environment.

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0g/km

3. higher Euro NCAP rating

5

The European New Car Assessment Programme (Euro NCAP) carries out safety tests for new vehicles, providing an overall rating for each car’s safety. It covers different areas such as safety for an adult occupant, child occupant or pedestrian.

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4.Has a petrol (gasoline) engine
SEAT Leon 1.2 TSI (2014)

A petrol (gasoline) engine offers several advantages over diesel. For example the engines tend to be lighter and cheaper than their diesel counterparts. Petrol engines also tend to have higher horsepower, and the fuel is more readily available.

Dimensions

1. greater cargo volume

380l

A larger cargo area is more practical as it allows you to transport more things.

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2. shorter length

4.26m

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2.34m

3.width

1.82m

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4.height

1.46m

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1.39m

5.weight

1.2t

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Speed

1. faster top speed

192km/h

The fastest speed that the car can reach.

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2. faster acceleration (0-100)

10.2s

The time it takes for the car to accelerate from 0-100 kilometres per hour.

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Engine

1. better fuel economy (city)

4.9l/100 km

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.

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2. better fuel economy (highway)

5.6l/100 km

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.

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3. higher maximum torque

175Nm

Torque is a measurement of an engine’s power, closely related to horsepower. More torque indicates a more powerful car, and is also a good indication of its acceleration.

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400Nm

4. better fuel economy (combined)

4.1l/100 km

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.

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5. larger fuel tank

50l

A larger fuel tank means that you have to stop to refill less often.

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6. more horsepower

104hp

Horsepower is the most common unit for measuring the power of an engine.

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Features

1.Has Bluetooth
SEAT Leon 1.2 TSI (2014)

Bluetooth is a wireless technology that allows you to easily transfer data between different devices, such as smartphones, tablets and computers.

2.Has ISOFIX/LATCH
SEAT Leon 1.2 TSI (2014)

ISOFIX (also known as LATCH) is a standard system of attachment points for child safety seats, allowing them to be fitted quickly and safely.

3. more airbags

6

Airbags are designed to cushion occupants in the event of an impact. The standard number is around six as some cars now incorporate additional ones, such as knee airbags, side airbags and side curtain airbags.

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4.Has height-adjustable seat belts
SEAT Leon 1.2 TSI (2014)

Height-adjustable seat belts permit passengers of different sizes to move the seat belt up or down for improved comfort. They are also especially useful for increasing the safety of children.

5.USB ports

1

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.

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