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SEAT Leon Cupra R vs Rivals - specifications

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 renaultsport megane 250 cupSeat Leonmazda
On the road price/total as tested£23,160/£26,605£25,205/£27,375£22,595/£22,595
Residual value (after 3yrs/30,000)£9,125/39.4%N/A/N/A£8,948/39.6%
Annual tax liability std/higher rate£1,297/£2,594£1,361/£2,722£1,491/£2,983
Annual fuel cost (12k/20k miles)£2,365/£3,942£2,392/£3,986£2,524/£4,206
Ins. grp./quote/road tax band/cost34/£597/J/£23536/£583/J/£23534/£581/K/£ 245
Cost of 1st/2nd/3rd service£202/£229/£269£176/£219/£221£279^^/£254/£221
    
Length/wheelbase4,299/2,636mm4,309/2,578mm4,510/2,640mm
Height/width1,435/1,848mm1,443/1,768mm1,460/1,770mm
Engine4cyl in-line/1,998cc4cyl in-line/1,984cc4cyl in-line/2,261cc
Peak power247/5,500 bhp/rpm261/6,000 bhp/rpm256/5,500 bhp/rpm
Peak torque340/3,000 Nm/rpm350/2,500 Nm/rpm380/3,000 Nm/rpm
Transmission6-spd man/fwd6-spd man/fwd6-spd man/fwd
    
Fuel tank capacity/spare wheel60 litres/foam55 litres/space saver60 litres/space saver
Boot capacity (seats up/down)344/1,024 litres341/1,166 litres300/1,360 litres
Kerbweight/payload1,387/448kg1,450/495kg1,385/540kg
Turning circle/drag coefficient11.4 metres/0.34Cd10.7 metres/N/A11.0 metres/N/A
Basic warranty (miles)/recovery3yrs (60k)/2yrs AA3yrs (60k)/2yrs SEAT3yrs (60k)/3yrs RAC
Service intervals/UK dealers12,000 miles/330Variable/1289,000 miles/159
Driver Power manufacturer/dealer pos27th/15th11th/24th14th/19th
Euro NCAP: Adult/child/ped./points5/4/2/87*4/4/3/98*86/84/51/5
    
0-60/30-70mph6.8/5.9 secs7.0/6.3 secs7.1/6.1 secs
30-50mph in 3rd/4th2.9/4.4 secs2.7/4.3 secs3.1/4.6 secs
50-70mph in 5th/6th5.4/7.5 secs4.9/7.2 secs5.0/8.1 secs
Top speed/rpm at 70mph156mph/2,700rpm155mph/2,700rpm155mph/2,500rpm
Braking 70-0/60-0/30-0mph47.6/35.4/9.1 metres47.9/34.7/9.5 metres49.4/36.1/9.0 metres
Noise levels outside/idle/30/70mph63/47/63/70dBN/A/N/A/62/69dB61/45/61/69dB
Auto Express economy/range27.1mpg/358 miles26.8mpg/324 miles25.4mpg/335 miles
Govt urban/extra-urban/combined24.6/44.2/33.6mpg26.4/42.8/34.9mpg21.4/37.7/29.4mpg
Actual/claimed CO2/tax bracket241/195g/km/28%243/190g/km/27%257/224g/km/33%
    
Airbags/Isofix/parking sensorsSix/yes/yesSix/yes/yesSix/yes/yes
Air-con/leather/heated seatsYes/no/noYes/yes/noYes/part/yes
Met paint/xenon lights/keyless go£405/£850^/£275£380/£745/noYes/yes/yes
Sat-nav/aux-in/Bluetooth connectivity£460/£210**/£210**£795/yes/£215Yes/yes/yes
Tyre pressure monitor/stab/cruise ctrl£250/yes/yesYes/yes/yesYes/yes/yes
 
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