2012 Seat Leon 1.6 TDI Start-Stop

The Leon 1.6 TDI Start-Stop is an automobile from Seat, with front wheel drive, a front mounted engine and a 5 door hatchback body style. Its 1.6 litre engine is a turbocharged, double overhead camshaft, 4 cylinder unit that develops 103.5 bhp (105 PS/77 kW) of power at 3000-4000 rpm, and maximum torque of 250 N·m (184 lb·ft/25.5 kgm) at 1500-2750 rpm. A 5 speed manual 'box delivers the power to the wheels. Having a claimed weight at the kerb of 1286 kg, the Seat Leon 1.6 TDI Start-Stop covers the 0-100 km/h sprint in 10.7 seconds and the standing kilometre in 32.3 seconds. It is claimed to attain a top speed of 192 km/h (119 mph), official fuel consumption is 4.6/3.3/3.8 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 99.0 g/km.

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2012 Seat Leon 1.6 TDI Start-Stop information summary

What body style?
5 door hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
4263 mm
How heavy?
1286 kg
What size engine?
1.6 litre, 1598 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
105 PS / 103.5 bhp / 77 kW @ 3000-4000 rpm
How much torque?
250 Nm / 184 ft.lb / 25.5 kgm @ 1500-2750 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 10.7 s
How fast?
192 km/h, 119 mph
How economical?
4.6/3.3/3.8 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
99.0 CO2 g/km

Seat Leon models

5 door hatchback FF 5M 1197 cm3 86 PS 85 bhp 63 kW 119.0 CO2 1188 kg
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 120.0 CO2 1224 kg
5 door hatchback FF 6M 1395 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW 119.0 CO2 1231 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 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

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2012 Seat Leon 1.6 TDI Start-Stop data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2636 mm 103.8 inches
Track/tread (front) 1549 mm 61 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1520 mm 59.8 inches
Length 4263 mm 167.8 inches
Width 1816 mm 71.5 inches
Height 1459 mm 57.4 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.62
Kerb weight 1286 kg 2835 lb
Weight distribution 64 % front
fuel tank capacity 50 litres 11 UK Gal 13.2 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type turbocharged diesel
Engine manufacturer Volkswagen
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.6 litre
1598 cc
(97.516 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 79.5 × 80.5 mm
3.13 × 3.17 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.99
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 105 PS (103.5 bhp) (77 kW)
at 3000-4000 rpm
Specific output 64.8 bhp/litre
1.06 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 250 Nm (184 ft·lb) (25.5 kgm)
at 1500-2750 rpm
Specific torque 156.45 Nm/litre
1.89 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 16.2:1
Fuel system common rail direct diesel injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1966 kPa (285.1 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 399.5 cc
Aspiration Turbo D.
Compressor
Intercooler
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph) 7.3 s
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 10.7 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre 32.3 s
Maximum speed 192 km/h (119 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 81.6 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
60.02 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
80.48 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 16.66 kg/kW
27.83 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 4.6/3.3/3.8 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km4.6/3.3/3.8 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre21.7/30.3/26.3 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG61.4/85.6/74.3 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG51.1/71.3/61.9 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 99.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 100.70 g/km
VED band (UK) A
CO2 Effizienz (DE) A
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering power assisted rack & pinion
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 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.63
Final drive ratio 3.65
general
Carfolio.com ID293018
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 15.7
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2012 Seat Leon 1.6 TDI Start-Stop added 2012-11-15.
Last modified 2013-02-28.