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2022 Cupra Leon VZx LAUNCH EDITION

2022 Cupra Leon VZx LAUNCH EDITION Specifications

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MRLP $65,065
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About the 2022 Cupra Leon VZx LAUNCH EDITION

The 2022 Cupra Leon VZx LAUNCH EDITION is a front-wheel drive five-door hatchback that was released to the Australian market on 01/03/2022 classified as a KL MY22. The Leon is regarded as a small from 40k built in Spain with prices starting at $65,065 before on-road costs.

The Leon is a front-wheel drive 5 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 LAUNCH EDITION 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 1442mm (56.8 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 LAUNCH EDITION 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 LAUNCH EDITION 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 LAUNCH EDITION Details
SeriesKL MY22
Body Stylefive-door hatchback
Release date01/03/2022
Discontinued date-
Drive typeFWD
VIN plate location-
Compliance plate locationDriver Side A-Pillar
Country of originSpain
Safety ANCAP ratingNot tested
Number of doors5
Seating capacity5
Cupra Leon VZx LAUNCH EDITION 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 LAUNCH EDITION 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 LAUNCH EDITION 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)-
CO2 emissions (highway)-
Cupra Leon VZx LAUNCH EDITION Dimensions
Length4398mm (173.1 inches)
Width1799mm (70.8 inches)
Height1442mm (56.8 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 Mass-
Gross Combination Mass-
Cupra Leon VZx LAUNCH EDITION Towing Capacity
Braked towing capacity-
Unbraked towing capacity-
Cupra Leon VZx LAUNCH EDITION Warranty
Warranty length60 months
Warranty distanceUnlimited km
Cupra Leon VZx LAUNCH EDITION Servicing
Service interval (km)15,000 km
Service interval (months)12 months
Cupra Leon VZx LAUNCH EDITION Options
Standard Features
  • Climate Control - 3 Zone
  • Five Seat Interior
  • Active High Beam Control
  • Apple Car Play
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Ambient Interior Lighting
  • Alloy Pedals
  • Automatic Stop/Start
  • Android Auto
  • 19 Inch Alloy Wheels
  • Brembo Brake Package
  • Bucket Front Seats
  • 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
  • Fog Lights - Front with Cornering Function
  • Floor Mats - Front & Rear
  • Front Assist
  • Full LED Headlights
  • Heated Front Seats
  • Heated Steering Wheel
  • Instrument Cluster Display - 10.25 Inch
  • Illuminated Door Sill Panels
  • Engine Immobiliser
  • Keyless Entry & Start
  • Lane Assist
  • Light & Rain Sensor
  • Light Assist
  • Leather Upholstery
  • Multi-function Steering Wheel
  • Park Assist
  • Paddle Shifters on Steering Wheel
  • Pedestrian Recognition
  • Power front seat Driver/memory
  • Power Mirrors With Heated & Folding
  • Power Mirrors With Memory
  • Progressive Steering
  • Performance Sport Wheels
  • Quad Exhaust
  • Rear Lights - LED
  • Roof-mounted Rear Spoiler
  • Reversing Camera
  • Rear View Mirror - Auto Dimming
  • Side Assist
  • Safe Exit Assist
  • Side Skirts
  • Sound System with 9 Speakers
  • Premium Sound System
  • Sports Steering Wheel - Leather
  • Subwoofer & Amplifier
  • Tyre Pressure Loss Warning 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
  • Matte Paint - $1,825
  • Power Sunroof - $1,800