2022 Cupra Leon VZx

2022 Cupra Leon VZx Specifications

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MRLP $61,490
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About the 2022 Cupra Leon VZx

The 2022 Cupra Leon VZx is a front-wheel drive four-door hatchback that was released to the Australian market on 01/07/2022 classified as a KL MY23. The Leon is regarded as a small from 40k built in Spain with prices starting at $61,490 before on-road costs.

The Leon is a front-wheel drive 4 door with 5 seats, powered by a 2.0L TURBO 4 engine that has 221 kW of power (at 5300 rpm) and 400 Nm of torque (at 2000 rpm) via a Seven-speed Auto Direct Shift. CUPRA claims the Leon VZx uses 6.8L/100km of Premium Unleaded Petrol in the combined city and highway cycle while putting out 156g of CO2. It has a 50L fuel tank, meaning it should be able to travel 735km per full tank.

The Leon measures 1465mm (57.7 inches) in height, 4398mm (173.1 inches) in length, 1799mm (70.8 inches) in width with a 2683mm (105.6 inches) wheelbase that brings about a total of 1503kg (3313.5 lbs) of unladen weight. The Leon VZx comes standard with 235/35 R19 91Y XL front tyres and 235/35 R19 91Y XL rear tyres. It requires a service every 12 months or 15,000 km, whichever comes first.

The 2022 Cupra Leon VZx has a 117mm ground clearance.

The VIN number can be found on the and the compliance plate is located on the Driver Side A-Pillar. An example VIN number would be similar to VSSZZZKLZNR000001.

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Cupra Leon VZx Details
SeriesKL MY23
Body Stylefour-door hatchback
Release date01/07/2022
Discontinued date-
Drive typeFWD
VIN plate location-
Compliance plate locationDriver Side A-Pillar
Country of originSpain
Safety ANCAP ratingNot tested
Number of doors4
Seating capacity5
Cupra Leon VZx Engine Specifications
Size1984cc, 2.0L
Power @ RPM 221kW @ 5300rpm (296.4 hp)
Torque @ RPM400Nm @ 2000rpm (295.0 lb-ft)
Cylindersturbocharged four-cylinder
Number of Valves16
Euro RatingEURO 6
Compression ratio9.3
Power/weight ratio147.0kw/tonne
Bore/stroke82.5mm × 92.8mm (3.2in × 3.6in)
Cupra Leon VZx Drivetrain and Wheels
TransmissionSeven-speed Auto Direct Shift
Drive typefront-wheel drive
Turning circle10.5m (34.4 ft)
Brake (front) typeDISC - VENTILATED
Brake (rear) typeDISC - VENTILATED
Front tyre & wheel size235/35 R19 91Y XL - 8Jx19 ET49
Rear tyre & wheel size235/35 R19 91Y XL - 8Jx19 ET49
Front suspension typeIndependent, MacPherson strut, Hydraulic shock absorber
Rear suspension typeMulti-link system, Coil Spring, Hydraulic shock absorber
Cupra Leon VZx Fuel Specifications
Fuel tank capacity50L
Fuel consumption (combined average)6.8L / 100km
Fuel consumption city (average)8.5L / 100km
Fuel consumption highway (average)5.8L / 100km
Vehicle range735.3km (456.9 miles)
Emission standardEURO 6
E10 compatible-
CO2 emissions (combined)156g / 100km
CO2 emissions (city)195g / 100km
CO2 emissions (highway)134g / 100km
Cupra Leon VZx Dimensions
Length4398mm (173.1 inches)
Width1799mm (70.8 inches)
Height1465mm (57.7 inches)
Wheelbase2683mm (105.6 inches)
Front track1554mm (61.2 inches)
Rear track1520mm (59.8 inches)
Ground clearance117mm (4.6 inches)
Unladen weight1503kg (3313.5 lbs)
Gross Vehicle Mass1970kg (4343.1 lbs)
Gross Combination Mass-
Cupra Leon VZx Towing Capacity
Braked towing capacity-
Unbraked towing capacity-
Cupra Leon VZx Warranty
Warranty length60 months
Warranty distanceUnlimited km
Cupra Leon VZx Servicing
Service interval (km)15,000 km
Service interval (months)12 months
Cupra Leon VZx Options
Standard Features
  • 310mm Rear Brakes
  • 340mm Front Brakes
  • Climate Control - 3 Zone
  • Five Seat Interior
  • Dual Front Airbags Package
  • Airbag - Knee Driver
  • Automatic Air Con / Climate Control
  • Active High Beam Control
  • Apple Car Play
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Ambient Interior Lighting
  • Alloy Pedals
  • Automatic Stop/Start
  • Android Auto
  • 19 Inch Alloy Wheels
  • Black Headliner
  • Bucket Front Seats
  • Curtain Airbags
  • Cyclist Recognition
  • Dark Chrome Exterior Mirrors
  • Driver Fatigue Detection
  • Digital Cockpit
  • Daytime Running Lights - LED
  • Driving Profile Selection
  • Dynamic Chassis Control
  • Emergency Assist
  • Electric Power Steering
  • Front Centre Airbag
  • Front Interaction Airbag
  • Fog Lights - Front with Cornering Function
  • Floor Mats - Front & Rear
  • Front Assist
  • Full LED Headlights
  • Gasoline Particulate Filter
  • Heated Front Seats
  • Instrument Cluster Display - 10.25 Inch
  • Illuminated Door Sill Panels
  • Engine Immobiliser
  • Keyless Entry & Start
  • Lane Assist
  • Light & Rain Sensor
  • Light Assist
  • Leather Steering Wheel
  • Leather Upholstery
  • Multi-function Steering Wheel - Heated
  • Multi-media System with 12 inch Touchscreen
  • Navigation System
  • Occupant Protective system
  • Park Assist
  • Parking Distance Control Front & Rear
  • Paddle Shifters on Steering Wheel
  • Pedestrian Recognition
  • Power front seat Driver/memory
  • Power Mirrors With Heated & Folding
  • Power Mirrors With Memory
  • Progressive Steering
  • Performance Wheels
  • Quad Exhaust
  • Rear Lights - LED
  • Roof-mounted Rear Spoiler
  • Reversing Camera
  • Rear View Mirror - Auto Dimming
  • Side Airbags - 2nd Row Seats side
  • Side Airbags - Front Seats side
  • Side Assist
  • Safe Exit Assist
  • Side Skirts
  • Sports Seats - Bucket
  • Sports Wheels
  • Sound System with 9 Speakers
  • Premium Sound System
  • Sports Steering Wheel
  • Subwoofer & Amplifier
  • Spare Wheel 18 inch
  • Spare Wheel - Space Saver/Temporary
  • Tyre Pressure Loss Warning System
  • Tyre Pressure Monitoring System
  • Travel Assist
  • Tinted Windows - Rear
  • Upholstery - Blue
  • USB-C Input Socket/s
  • Ventilated Front Disc Brakes
  • Ventilated Rear Disc Brakes
  • Wireless Apple Car Play
  • Wheel Finish - Black & Copper
  • Welcome Lights
  • Wireless Phone Charge
Optional Features
  • Brembo Brake Package - $3,600
  • Matte Paint - $2,300
  • Metallic Paint Premium - $475
  • Power Sunroof - $1,800