The Seat Leon ST is a good all-rounder, but its rivals outclass it in a couple of key areasread the full model review
SE Technology offers a number of nice upgrades over S trim, including 16in alloy wheels, a leather steering wheel and gearlever, 8.0in touchscreen infotainment system with DAB radio and sat-nav, automatic emergency city braking, a front armrest, electric rear windows, cruise control and driver’s seat lumbar adjustment. You don’t get parking sensors thrown in, but they aren’t too pricey.,
This turbocharged three-cylinder engine may be the smallest available, but it produces more power than the cheaper 1.2 and also has much better economy. On the road it’s flexible but not quite as refined as the four-cylinder engines.