2012 Seat Leon 1.2

The Seat Leon 1.2 is a 5 door hatchback style car with a front mounted engine powering the front wheels. Its engine is a turbocharged petrol, 1.2 litre, double overhead camshaft 4 cylinder with 4 valves per cylinder. In this application it develops 85 bhp (86 PS/63 kW) of power at 4300-5300 rpm, and maximum torque of 160 N·m (118 lb·ft/16.3 kgm) at 1400-3500 rpm. The engine drives the wheels by means of a 5 speed manual set of gears. Stated weight at the kerb is 1188 kg. It is said to be able to achieve a maxiumum speed of 178 km/h (111 mph), claimed fuel consumption is 6.5/4.4/5.2 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 119.0 g/km.

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2012 Seat Leon 1.2 information summary

What body style?
5 door hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
4263 mm
How heavy?
1188 kg
What size engine?
1.2 litre, 1197 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
86 PS / 85 bhp / 63 kW @ 4300-5300 rpm
How much torque?
160 Nm / 118 ft.lb / 16.3 kgm @ 1400-3500 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 11.9 s
How fast?
178 km/h, 111 mph
How economical?
6.5/4.4/5.2 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
119.0 CO2 g/km

Seat Leon models

Seat Leon -
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1197 cm3 105 PS 103.5 bhp 77 kW 119.0 CO2 1195 kg
5 door hatchback FF 6M 1197 cm3 105 PS 103.5 bhp 77 kW 114.0 CO2 1198 kg
5 door hatchback FF 7A 1197 cm3 105 PS 103.5 bhp 77 kW 112.0 CO2 1222 kg
5 door hatchback FF 6M 1395 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW 119.0 CO2 1231 kg
5 door hatchback FF 6M 1395 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW 120.0 CO2 1224 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1598 cm3 105 PS 103.5 bhp 77 kW 108.0 CO2 1281 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1598 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 108.0 CO2 1281 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1598 cm3 105 PS 103.5 bhp 77 kW 99.0 CO2 1286 kg
5 door hatchback FF 7A 1598 cm3 105 PS 103.5 bhp 77 kW 102.0 CO2 1301 kg
Seat Leon  -
5 door hatchback FF 6M 1968 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 115.0 CO2 1301 kg
5 door hatchback FF 6M 1968 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 106.0 CO2 1305 kg
5 door hatchback FF 6A 1968 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 117.0 CO2 1322 kg

Similar models

Audi A1 -
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1197 cm3 85 PS 84 bhp 63 kW 118.0 CO2 1040 kg
Audi A1 Sportback -
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1197 cm3 86 PS 85 bhp 63 kW 118.0 CO2 1140 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1197 cm3 86 PS 85 bhp 63 kW 121.0 CO2 1116 kg
Skoda Rapid Spaceback -
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1197 cm3 85 PS 84 bhp 63 kW 119.0 CO2 1150 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1197 cm3 85 PS 84 bhp 63 kW 114.0 CO2 1150 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1193 cm3 85 PS 84 bhp 63 kW 1080 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1197 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 119.0 CO2 1102 kg
5 door hatchback FF 7A 1197 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 124.0 CO2 1129 kg
2012 Seat Leon 1.2 data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2636 103.8
Track/tread (front) 1549 61
Track/tread (rear) 1520 59.8
Length 4263 167.8
Width 1816 71.5
Height 1459 57.4
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.62
Kerb weight 1188 kg 2619
Weight distribution 59.8 % front
fuel tank capacity 50 litres 11 UK Gal 13.2 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type turbocharged petrol
Engine manufacturer Volkswagen
Engine code EA211
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.2 litre
1197 cc
(73.045 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 71 × 75.6 mm
2.8 × 2.98 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.94
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 86 PS (85 bhp) (63 kW)
at 4300-5300 rpm
Specific output 71 bhp/litre
1.16 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 160 Nm (118 ft·lb) (16.3 kgm)
at 1400-3500 rpm
Specific torque 133.67 Nm/litre
1.62 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction aluminium block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10.5:1
Fuel system direct petrol injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1679.7 kPa (243.6 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 299.25 cc
Aspiration Turbo
Compressor
Intercooler
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph) 7.6 s
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 11.9 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre 33.6 s
Maximum speed 178 km/h (111 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 72.54 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
53.35 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
71.55 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 18.74 kg/kW
31.31 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 6.5/4.4/5.2 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km6.5/4.4/5.2 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre15.4/22.7/19.2 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG43.5/64.2/54.3 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG36.2/53.5/45.2 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 119.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 120.64 g/km
VED band (UK) C
CO2 Effizienz (DE) C
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 6J x 15 ET43
Wheel size rear 6J x 15 ET43
Tyres front 195/65 R 15 91H
Tyres rear 195/65 R 15 91H
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 288 mm
Rear brake diameter 253 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 5
Top gear ratio 0.67
Final drive ratio 4.06
general
Carfolio.com ID292930
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 12.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2012 Seat Leon 1.2 added 2012-11-15.
Last modified 2013-07-24.