2000 Seat Leon Cupra 4

The Leon Cupra 4 is an all wheel drive hatchback motor car with a front positioned engine, from Seat. The power is produced by a naturally aspirated engine of 2.8 litre capacity. This unit features double overhead camshaft valve gear, 6 cylinder layout, and 4 valves per cylinder. It produces 201 bhp (204 PS/150 kW) of power at 6200 rpm, and maximum torque of 270 N·m (199 lb·ft/27.5 kgm) at 3200 rpm. A 6 speed manual gearbox transmits the power to the wheels. Claimed weight at the kerb is 1483 kg. Maximum stated speed is 235 km/h (146 mph).

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Key facts

2000 Seat Leon Cupra 4 information summary

What body style?
5 door hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
4184 mm
How heavy?
1483 kg
What size engine?
2.8 litre, 2791 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, V
How much power?
204 PS / 201 bhp / 150 kW @ 6200 rpm
How much torque?
270 Nm / 199 ft.lb / 27.5 kgm @ 3200 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 7.3 s
How fast?
235 km/h, 146 mph

Seat Leon models

5 door hatchback FF 6M 1781 cm3 225 PS 222 bhp 166 kW 213.0 CO2 1320 kg
5 door hatchback FF 6M 1781 cm3 179 PS 177 bhp 132 kW 1289 kg
5 door hatchback FF 6M 1896 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 1315 kg
Seat Leon Cupra R -
5 door hatchback FA 6M 1781 cm3 210 PS 207 bhp 154 kW 1350 kg
5 door hatchback FA 6M 1896 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 1301 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1781 cm3 125 PS 123 bhp 92 kW 1222 kg
5 door hatchback FF 6M 1781 cm3 179 PS 177 bhp 132 kW 1247 kg
5 door hatchback FA 6M 1781 cm3 179 PS 177 bhp 132 kW 1387 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1896 cm3 68 PS 67 bhp 50 kW 1195 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1896 cm3 89 PS 88 bhp 66 kW 1232 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1896 cm3 110 PS 108 bhp 81 kW 1239 kg

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2000 Seat Leon Cupra 4 data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2513 mm 98.9 inches
Track/tread (front) 1513 mm 59.6 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1494 mm 58.8 inches
Length 4184 mm 164.7 inches
Width 1742 mm 68.6 inches
Height 1457 mm 57.4 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.66
Kerb weight 1483 kg 3269 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 60 litres 13.2 UK Gal 15.9 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.32
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Volkswagen
Engine code
Cylinders V 6
Capacity 2.8 litre
2791 cc
(170.317 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 81 × 90.3 mm
3.19 × 3.56 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.9
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
24 valves in total
maximum power output 204 PS (201 bhp) (150 kW)
at 6200 rpm
Specific output 72 bhp/litre
1.18 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 270 Nm (199 ft·lb) (27.5 kgm)
at 3200 rpm
Specific torque 96.74 Nm/litre
1.17 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 10.75:1
Fuel system EFi
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1215.7 kPa (176.3 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 465.17 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 7.3 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre 28.2 s
Maximum speed 235 km/h (146 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 137.42 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
101.07 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
135.54 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.06 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 9.89 kg/kW
16.53 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km
km/litre
UK MPG
US MPG
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels all wheel drive  
Torque split
Steering power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle 11.20 m
Front suspension I.MS.ARB.
Rear suspension I.MultiLi.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S-ABS
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 6 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.91
Final drive ratio 3.32
general
Carfolio.com ID79464
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 24.4
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2000 Seat Leon Cupra 4 added 2001-03-24.
Last modified 2013-02-28.