A special edition of the 2018 SEAT Leon ST Cupra goes on sale. It is about the Carbon Edition pack available in very limited quantity.
It includes some cosmetic and performance upgrades and costs £35,575 in the UK (€39,873) – close to the Volkswagen Golf R wagon which has a similar technical part.
There is a couple of sporty bucket seats in the cabin.The only Monsoon Grey colour is offered for the body.
The Cupra Carbon Edition features carbon-fiber diffusers and ‘side blades’, sporty Brembo brakes, 19” alloy wheels, quad-exit exhaust pipes with the Cupra logo at the rear.
As for the powertrain, it includes a petrol turbo 2.0-liter 300-hp engine, a 7-speed dual clutch automatic transmission and a brand’s 4Drive all-wheel-drive system.
Till the end of 2018 the Cupra brand will be separated into a standalone marque, as expected.