SEAT León 2017: a long-awaited and necessary restyling for the popular compact Spanish
The SEAT León is updated with a more modern, more technology and a (mechanical renovated.
in the middle of this past summer as we did echo a few spy pictures of which we showed a preview of the new SEAT León 2017. A restyling for the popular compact Spanish has finally made it official. SEAT has just introduced this long-awaited overhaul of its model with the purpose of keep you up to date while we await the arrival of the next generation.
With a more modern, elegant and dynamic, the new SEAT Leon premiered numerous new developments in the design section. If we attend to the images of the exterior of the renewed compact of SEAT, jumps to the sight of the most important changes that receives the first major update of the third generation of the Lion. Most of them are concentrated in his front and behind.
SEAT León 2017, more technological than ever
In the first of the cases, we find a few new headlights Full LED, the same that we find in the SEAT Ateca. The bumper has also been redesigned and now transmits a greater fluidity between the various lines and shapes. Like the grille adjusted to the changes in the look of the new Leon 2017. If we take a look at the rear, the new bumper is accompanied by a diffuser are the new features most notable.
The new headlights Full LED that unveils the SEAT León 2017 are one of the main new features.
As is usual in these cases, the brand has taken the opportunity to update the color palette for the bodywork. Are introduced three new colors , among which we can emphasize the red Desire. The same thing happens with the tires, with new designs in sizes from 18 inches to terminations as the finish FR.
Leaving to one side the exterior of the new SEAT León 2017 and taking a look at the pictures of your car, we will see that the influence of the SEAT Ateca is present. Its interior resembles now much more the SUV of the Spanish firm. But, what are the main novelties for the passenger compartment of the new SEAT Leon? The changes may be slight but in the direction.
saw the launch of the new touch screen of eight inches with the last system of information and entertainment that offers a more intuitive interface. The connectivity will be the order of the day, thanks to the arrival of Apple CarPlay and Android Auto with the system SEAT Full Link. In addition, optionally the SEAT be offered for the first time a digital combined instrument similar to the “Audi Virtual Cockpit”.
On the inside, the new touch screen of eight inches will capture our attention.
By the way, we can also see the system of wireless charging for smartphones, legacy, again, of the Ateca. wizards of driving are also posts a day and now not miss anything at fault, The wizard of jams, adaptive cruise control, reader traffic signs, signals, or the system of protection of pedestrians are some of the technologies that improve the security section of the new SEAT León.
In general terms, of the range, the brand takes advantage of the upgrade of the SEAT Leon to bring a new level of finish with which to enrich the offer currently available. This is the finish Xcellence. A version that is also found in the SUV SEAT, and that
seeks to offer a further refinement, elegance and comfort making it an alternative more luxurious in comparison
with the finish FR whose image is most associated with a sporty character and
dynamic. With this new termination, the Spanish brand seeks to reach a
wider audience and less young.
Come two new engines to the range
And what is the (mechanical? The main novelty that we find in the engine range of the new León is the arrival of two engines already used by the Volkswagen Group in other models such as the Audi A3 or the Skoda Octavia. We talked about the engine 1.0-liter TSI engine of 115 HP three-cylinder as well as engine 1.6 TDI 115 HP.
The new SEAT Leon will be in dealerships in early 2017.
finally, and with the exception of the changes mentioned in the previous paragraph, the rest of the range of the SEAT León 2017 will continue to
as up to date. Including among other options, a engine 1.4 TSI of 150 HP or a engine
diesel TDI 2.0-litre with 150 HP. Depending on the engine chosen, you will be
associated with a gearbox six-speed manual or an automatic DSG
seven relationships. The all-wheel-drive will be relegated to the more powerful engines.
The new SEAT León 2017 will be on sale early next year 2017 in his body of five doors, and alternative family ST. To see the versions SC and X-Perience we’ll have to wait a few more months. Shortly before its launch, the Spanish brand will confirm all the details as equipment, the range and prices. We are aware of although in the case of prices, we can expect a rate very similar to the current.
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