SEAT Leon Cupra hatchback owner reviews

"The SEAT Leon Cupra is a sharp performance hatchback that's equally at home on a track or outside a supermarket"

Carbuyer Rating

3.6 out of 5

Owners Rating

5.0 out of 5

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    5 out of 5

    Car Details

    Model

    290

    Year

    2017

    Avg annual mileage

    10,000 – 14,999

    Owned

    Less than a year

    Bought Car

    Used

    Typical MPG

    33
    Tell us what you think about your car?
    My wife had a FR Ibiza 1.2tsi which was a great car but I said it needed an extra 100 bhp. I soon found a mega deal on a Leon Cupra 290 which had all the whistles and bells on for 8 grand less than a standard 300. So the deal was struck. After owning the car for 6 months now I have to say that it is a brilliant, unassuming, fast, brilliant handling bit of kit. As I mentioned, it has all the toys I could want and I have to say, I think it is the best car I've ever owned, I also have a Q5 which is a beautiful car, but my Cupra just ticks all the boxes for me. It's comfortable, quiet, ok on fuel, well made, and just a great car. I know there are more appealing hot hatchbacks around but the Cupra is perfect for me.
    Would you recommend the car to a friend?

    5 out of 5

    Car Details

    Model

    5 dr automatic

    Year

    2016

    Avg annual mileage

    10,000 – 14,999

    Owned

    Less than a year

    Bought Car

    Used

    Typical MPG

    38
    Tell us what you think about your car?
    I bought this car new for personal use I have a DS3 as my driving tuition vehicle. The Cupra is just amazing, very practical roomy great looking and handles very well. When in comfort mode it's laid back and restrained. Select Cupra mode and it transforms this car into a beast. It is very very quick, the DSG transmission is a dream with gear changes being instant. To sum up, a fantastic package
    Would you recommend the car to a friend?

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