SEAT Leon ST Estate revealed at Frankfurt

The Seat Leon ST Estate has been revealed in Frankfurt Motor Show, prices for the new Seat Leon ST will start from £16,675. The new SEAT Leon ST gets 207 litres more boot space than the standard hatchback. With the rear seats up the ST Estate has 587 litres of luggage space. The entry-level model will get a 104bhp 1.2-litre petrol engine that gets 57.6mpg, and the popular 1.6-litre TDI diesel that gets 74mpg with stop-start fitted will also be available. The powerful FR models get a choice of two engines, a 1.8-litre TSI petrol engine with 178bhp and a 2.0-litre TDI diesel with 181bhp. The new 1.6-litre TDI Eco motive version gets over 88mpg. The new shape and longer distance between the front and back wheels, the ST Estate is 45kg heavier than the standard car. It will be available with the six speed manual or seven speed automatic gearboxes.

2014 SEAT Leon ST includes LED headlights and taillights that can adapt to avoid glaring oncoming traffic. The car also gets a touchscreen display that can sense when a finger moves towards it and change what’s on the screen accordingly, and a ten-speaker sound system.