First drive: Seat Leon Cupra

Leon Poultney

Hot hatch fans have been waiting for what must seem like an eternity to witness the launch of a new Seat Leon Cupra model. The previous generation has served a good five-year stretch but now it is time for a more powerful, more mature version to grab hold of the performance hatch baton. AOL Cars made a beeline for the Castelloli race circuit just outside of Barcelona to test its mettle.