AUTOBEST is the title for the Best Buy Car of Europe, and the new SEAT Leon has been able to win this title for 2021. The jury of AUTOBEST includes 31 judges who are mostly automotive journalists from Europe. It was the second time in 70 years. In 2017, SEAT Ateca won the same prize.
AUTOBEST is one of the most prestigious awards of the automotive industry, especially in Europe.
Almost 2.3 million units of the all-new SEAT Leon has been sold. This car was one f Spain’s bestsellers in 2014. There has been a €1.1 billion investment in order to make SEAT Leon what it is today. This beloved product is all about connectivity, efficiency, dynamism and safety. Now for the first time, the plug-in hybrid version of this model has been released and not it is a friend to the nature and environment as well.
Originally, the car was designed and built in Barcelona. In terms of efficiency, safety and technology, it could win five stars in the 2020 Euro NCAP. The company owes a very big part of this success to SEAT Leon’s MQB Evo architecture. This architecture provides what the customers need. The technology used in the car connects our digital lives to the car and future itself.
Wayne Griffiths, President of SEAT and CUPRA said that he and his team are very honored and proud of the selection of the new SEAT Leon as the Best Buy Car of Europe 2021. According to his words, this car has been in the market for generations and has proven itself worthy as one of the most important pillars of the segment. This award gave them confidence to power through to the future.