2015 Seat Leon X-Perience Reviews
The most exquisite estate car in its type is ready to strike areas that are new. The new SEAT Leon X-PERIENCE with all road gear and permanent four-wheel drive offers driving pleasure whichever path you select. The Leon line-up's latest member combines optimum usability with astonishing versatility, and mental layout with state of the art technology. For an extremely higher level of security and functionality, there are the strong and efficient TDI and TSI engines with up -generation all-wheel drive and the full array of state of the art support systems. The Leon X-PERIENCE will be accessible from SEAT car dealers as of fall 2014.
The new SEAT Leon X-PERIENCE finishes the tremendously successful Leon range of SEAT. Alongside the high performance sportsman Leon CUPRA, the versatile Leon ST estate and the dynamic two door Leon SC, the refined four door Leon, the Leon XPERIENCE is an ideal company for an energetic, diverse and individual lifestyle. And, needless to say, this all includes the typical SEAT characteristics of extraordinary quality and excellent affordability.
"The new Leon X-PERIENCE interprets our mental design language in a completely new manner. This purposeful aesthetic, this refined robustness and security shows an openness to new thoughts. , We keep the youthful spirit with a distinctive sense of the practical matters in life," says Jurgen Stackmann, President of SEAT S.A. "The Leon XPERIENCE is an ideal fit for SEAT. As the next step in our brand strategy, it's going to enlarge and combine the amazing success attained by the Leon."
The SEAT Leon X-PERIENCE relies on shares and the Leon ST special dynamics, its mental design and versatile regular usability. With Leon's electronically controlled four-wheel drive, its allroad suspension with additional ground clearance, its off road appearance that is distinguishing and individual inside, it offers an added dimension of driving pleasure.
"The new Leon X-PERIENCE is a true all rounder and an authentic all road vehicle. With its latest-generation long-term all-wheel drive, it's almost no limits and will bring you wherever you would like to go - in rain, sunlight or snow, on gravel or tarmac. The Leon XPERIENCE ensures the greatest perhaps usability and mental driving enjoyment.
Layout with Added Worth - the distinguishing appearance of the Leon X-PERIENCE
The Leon family's highly acclaimed design language has been further accentuated for the XPERIENCE. Here, also, side lines that are sculptural provide a fascinating interaction of shade and light. The sharp lines and seams that are exact infuse the allroad estate with a spectacular feeling of vigor and vigor. The shape that is dynamic is graceful and long, yet the Leon X-PERIENCE offers the complete spectrum of usability for work and leisure. The luggage compartment offers an extraordinary level of variability and outstanding functionality down to the tiniest aspect. It's a carrying capacity of 587 litres -seat backrests folded. Even the larger matters are cared for in the Leon X-PERIENCE.
The SEAT Leon X-PERIENCE derives its nature that is distinct in the strong protection moulding on wheel arches and the door sills, together with the strong front end and integrated fog lamps light function, plus the front spoiler -look. 17 can be accommodated by the big wheel arches -inch or optional 18-inch wheels in a committed five-twin-spoke layout. The roof railing is anodised in black.
The superior inside
The SEAT Leon X-PERIENCE emphasises its superior position within the Leon family with its exceptional trimming. The Leon X-PERIENCE it is not only refined and sporty; this offroad facet is daring and exciting, while fitting perfectly into regular family life. In the inside, attention to detail, new substances and a mixture of powerful colours give its astonishing character to this car. It offers the black and grey sporty sophistication of high quality cloth upholstery, along with the choice of Alcantara that is brownish or all- leather seats that are black. The XPERIENCE emblem adorns steering wheel and the door sills, while orange stitching accentuates youthfulness and the adventuresome spirit of the automobile, which is often both entertaining and serious.
Electricity with Efficacy - the engines
The Leon X-PERIENCE's dynamic character is absolutely fit with the range of high-torque TSI and TDI engines.
With TDI's mix of indirect and direct injection, the turbocharged engine produces a peak torque of 280 Nm. In addition, it comes as standard with the exact same six-speed DSG carton contains paddle shifters and featured in our most powerful TDI engine.
Latest-Generation Grip - the all-wheel drive
The permanent all-wheel drive in the new Leon X-PERIENCE is among its type in the world's most modern and efficient systems. SEAT works on the recently developed multi-plate clutch and electronic control, a fifth-generation Haldex coupling. It responds extremely rapidly to drive scenarios that are all possible, thereby providing a significant boost to functionality and effective security.
Before the back-axle differential, the coupling can be found at the conclusion of the drive shaft, in the interests of axle load distribution. Interior, is a multi-plate bundle running within an oil bath. One lies behind the other - one band is fixed to the clutch basket the other is fixed to the drive shaft connected to the back axle.
In regular driving conditions, the coupling carries most of the electricity from your engine. Should there be a loss of grip, the torque is redirected easily to the back in a matter when a piston presses on the sets collectively in a restricted way.
Dynamism and Security the Surface - the running gear
The running gear that is carefully balanced strengthens the dynamic nature of the recent Leon ST. All surface irregularities are easily mastered by the springs, while the steering system provides directionality that is serene and tasteful, along with feedback that is outstanding.
The Leon XPERIENCE reacts just and spontaneously to steering input signal, mastering corners that are all manner of with equilibrium that is serene. At the back is a four-link suspension that manages transverse and longitudinal forces alone. Shock absorbers and coil springs are mounted individually - an option that provides extremely excellent reaction features.
The nature of 132 kW TSI and the SEAT Leon X-PERIENCE with the 135 kW TDI can be independently adapted to driving and mood scenario. The regular-appropriate SEAT Drive Profile enables the driver to alter the features of the DSG transmission, accelerator control and the power steering modes - sport, relaxation and eco. Additionally, there is an individual setting. Additionally, SEAT Drive Profile integrates an audio actuator near the engine to supply an even more polished engine tone.
Maximum Security Thanks to State of the Art Support Systems
The new SEAT Leon X-PERIENCE comes standard with driver support systems that are state of the art. The dynamic control systems fourwheel EDS (electronic differential locks) and XDS (increased electronic differential lock for better grip in corners), the ESC electronic stability programme and the multi-crash brake all provide maximum security.
Elective components that are hitech include complete-LED drowsiness detection, headlamps, ACC adaptive cruise control emergency braking function and the Heading Management lane-keeping helper.
Leon with Front Support and ACC
The adaptive cruise control (ACC) keeps the set rate, in transferring traffic in addition to the predetermined space to the vehicle in front, mechanically braking and accelerating as required. The rate can be set within an assortment . The ACC radar system operates with DSG and the manual transmission. In vehicles the system can slow down into a standstill behind a vehicle that is halting.
Front Support including town emergency braking function can defend against the risk of crash. The Leon therefore places the driver in the place of coping with the dangerous situation the assistant/herself. If needed, braking is automatically initiated by the system, possibly reducing the rate of any following impact.
The "city emergency braking function" is a system growth of "Front Assist" that functions in stopandgo city traffic. At rates it can respond with the emergency braking manoeuvre in case of an imminent rear-end collision at the last second.
Bright as Day - the complete-LED headlamps
Advanced complete-LED headlamps in mixture with LED rear lights can be found for the new SEAT Leon X-PERIENCE. Alongside their distinguishing layout, the LED headlamps also provide several additional advantages. This places almost no stress on the eyes, because it is quite close to that of day. In regards to efficacy, almost no energy is consumed by the LEDs - dunked column, for example, uses only 20 watts per unit.
The characteristic contour of daytime running lights and the location on the new SEAT XPERIENCE comes from two white LEDs per unit. The index light, which can be also incorporated into the headlamp unit is generated by nine yellow LEDs on each side. The dipped beam includes six modules each. The control unit that is light uses advice from a level detector to avoid dazzling oncoming traffic. The new complete-LED headlamps designed to survive the life of the vehicle and will also be totally care free.
Infotainment Systems that are state of the Art
The new SEAT Leon X-PERIENCE can also be completely up to date in regards to infotainment options. The foundation to find the finest onboard entertainment is provided by the SEAT Easy Connect operating system, which enables control of functions for communicating and amusement, in addition to an extensive range via a touch-sensitive display in the cockpit.
SEAT uses touch-sensitive displays. In the screen mode, on the other hand, these characteristics are much less notable. The images correspond perfectly with the sporty aesthetic.
The elective SEAT Sound System -watt output and ten loudspeakers offers a strong and clear sound experience. This remarkable listening experience is due to yet another center loudspeaker incorporated in the dash and a subwoofer.View PhotosView Videos
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