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SEAT Leon Hatchback 1.8 20V SE 5d (2002/02)

SEAT Leon Hatchback 1.8 20V SE 5d (2002/02) - Owner Review

Spacious, smooth drive. Would recommend.

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Ed Robinson on

SEAT Leon Hatchback (00-05)


4 out of 5

What does this car say about you?
Wanted a Golf but couldn't afford it!

What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?
They think it's smart, a slightly sporty ride, but very nice.

Would you buy this car again and why?
Yes, simply put, it's lovely to drive and has VW reliability.

What are you likely to buy next?
BMW 3 Series Touring diesel.

Buying experience

5 out of 5

Type of dealer you bought from?
Didn't buy from a dealer

Did you buy this car new?

What price did you pay?

When did you buy the car?
April 2013

Did you get a good deal and why?
Part-exchanged an old, dying Peugeot 306 and found it on the internet.

Is there any special reason why you bought this car?
VW engine & gearbox, nice looks and sporty drive.

What was the dealer like?

Driving it

4 out of 5

What's it like to drive?
Smooth, sporty although there doesn't seem to be as much front end grip as you'd think.

What's it like to park?
Easy, although the pillars at the back are quite large.

Living with it

4 out of 5

Have you had any problems with the car?
Not yet.

What's most practical about your car?
Spacious, smooth drive. Would recommend.

Favourite gadget, option or accessory?
Nice to have air con, hopefully we'll get some weather to make it worthwhile.

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