Spanish car company for SEAT, part of the unit Audi Brand Group (Volkswagen Group is a property of Mega Empire), disseminated information about the third generation 2018-2019 Seat Leon. The official premiere of the new, the account is already the third generation 2018-2019 Seat Leon th model year is scheduled for the autumn at the Paris Motor Show in .
The exterior design
Outside view of the new Leon is very similar to the design concept 2018-2019 Seat IBE, shown a few years ago (in autumn 2010) in Paris.
Cars Spanish manufacturer using the platform, engines, components and assemblies of the German parent company. The new 2018-2019 Seat Leon was no exception to the rule, the next-generation model is based on global folksvagenovskoy MQB platform, which is the basis of the latest generation of the Audi A3 and will be the new Volkswagen Golf seventh generation.
Overview of the front end news shows design with stylish headlamps with complex geometric form (optional toppings headlights full-LED, that is completely the LED), sports bumper, cowl, the original rearview mirror. False radiator grille in the shape of a trapezoid finds its mirror image in the lower air intake, only the latter with large dimensions that can be clearly seen on the photos. Both duct carefully closed patterned grid, as well as additional sections located in the extreme bumper segments adjacent to the foglights. Front fairing added to the protective lip on the bottom, it looks strictly and recklessly. In version 2018-2019 Seat Leon FR – even more aggressive due to the relief, pronounced aerodynamic elements.
Viewing photos on the new 2018-2019 Seat Leon sample in – with large wheel arches, easily host on 205/55 R16 tires disks, 225/45 R17 and even larger R18-R19, and two sharp edges, outlines the body. The first cuts through the sidewall of the front wing, powerful vyshtampovki passes through the door of the first row and dies in the middle of the rear door. The second is “born” just above the doorknob on the door of the second row, forming a ledge and quickly goes to the stern, repeating the line of the back lighting. Door handles Rear door moved to a traditional place, in contrast to the previous generation of Leon (located under the side windows). A review of the Spanish news side striking heavily littered the front desk, a roof with a hint of a domed through a spoiler on the fifth door moves in the rear window. Window-sill line extends continuously through the entire car body and rises rapidly upwards, forming a powerful rear rack triangular shaped roof.
The rear of the hatchback Leon “touches” a powerful and beautiful relief bumper, narrowed blocks marker lights (optional with LEDs), which due to its elongation visually make the car wider. In general, the image of the new 2018-2019 Seat Leon even just on the basis of photographs is able to impress a bright personality, looks Spanish, “Lion” is not worse than its counterpart on the platform – the new Audi A3 . Body dimensions 2018-2019 Seat Leon 3 are as follows: length – 4263 mm, width – 1816 mm, height – 1459 mm, wheelbase – 2636 mm ground clearance – 140 mm.
Inside, the car became more spacious in comparison to the previous generation of SEAT Leon, due to the increased size of the wheelbase. Salon 2018-2019 Seat Leon 3 welcomes its passengers with quality finishing materials, balanced ergonomics and rich content. Detailed photos show the interior comfortable steering wheel with its characteristic tidal area in the right-hand grip, which, by the way, is regulated in two planes.
The instrument panel with two large radii and the onboard computer screen exactly and the new Audi A3 – informative and stylish. In the photo salon can be estimated, and such an important part of the interior as the front center console with a dash of Leon with a strong, original architecture. Depending on the version of the car will be equipped with 5-inch or 5.8-inch Mew color touch screen, 4-10 speakers, music ranging from easy to advanced CD MP3 with Bluetooth, USB, AUX, navigation with voice control and a rearview camera. Things like climate control, cruise control, samoparkovschik, the state of the driver’s control system, alarm system on the loss of the band, Automatic headlights will also be available in the new hatchback from the 2018-2019 Seat of . The interior features a front-row seats with a wide range of adjustments, the anatomical shape seat with pronounced lateral support. In the second row comfortably sit two (cushion is molded by two places), the third passenger is allotted floor space and sit uncomfortable. The trunk of hatchback 2018-2019 Seat Leon new generation is able to accommodate 380 liters with a full crew of five. Folding the rear seats have a substantial increase in the size of the boot.
The new 2018-2019 Seat Leon , first engines will be offered the following, which promised to lower fuel consumption:
two diesel engine 1.6 TDI (105 hp), 2.0 TDI (150 hp)
and three petrol engine 1.2 TSI (86 hp), 1.4 TSI (122 hp), 1.8 TSI (180 hp).
Later they added two more diesel 1.6 TDI (90 hp) and 2.0 TDI (184 hp).
Motorists who seem to lack engine power will soon be offered Spanish missiles – of 2018-2019 Seat of Leon the Cupra 2.0-liter petrol engine gives 265 and 280 forces.
Manufacturer announces reduction in fuel consumption of modernized engines by an average of 20%, the possibility of installing the system start-stop and brake energy regeneration. 5 6-speed manual gearbox and automatic DSG 6 or 7 steps designed motors. Specifications Chassis: Front suspension McPherson struts for the front suspension – torsion beam. Powerful version (150 hp) 2018-2019 Seat Leon will be equipped with a multi-link rear suspension.
Start of the third generation SEAT Leon sales sample in in Europe is scheduled for November , the price of a new Saet Leon 3 has not yet announced by the manufacturer. In Russia and the CIS new fall until the spring of , we will wait with impatience. After all, the car from the Spaniards turned a bright, interesting and charismatic.