Leadership Seat reportedly considering launching performance models in Leon that belongs to the top of the manufacturer offers a specific case of Cupra R model to develop a force of about 300 horsepower and a four-wheel drive.
This car would reportedly developed an improved version of Volkswagen EA888 engine, which is located in the Golf GTI and would be paired with the DSG dual-clutch transmission and the aforementioned drive to all four wheels. In other words, acceleration to 100 km / h it would take about 5 seconds and the maximum speed would probably be electronically limited to 250 km / h.
Insiders have reported that the car would be equipped with so-called. launch control system and special Cupra mode powertrain that would offer a more dynamic experience for control by increasing throttle response, harder suspension, etc.. Also, the Cupra R version can be expected lower flooring, two pairs of exhaust pipes, sporty but discreet body kit and sports seats and a sports interior.
For now, the car has yet to receive the green light for production, but it is expected that it will offer a seat in versions with three and five doors. In any case, before the Cupra R on the market should reach “ordinary” Cupra version, which will have a front-wheel drive, and will propel her power of about 2.0 TSI 260 hp. That would be a model in the market should occur over the next year and a hatchback with three or five-door and station wagon.