Seat Leon Cupra vs Renault Megane RS265

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It depends on what you want, really. If handling purity is all you’re after and are willing to sacrifice some comfort (and modernity), you can have no hard feelings about buying a Renault Megane RS265, a car that while recently facelifted is still pretty old school compared to its rivals. The SEAT Leon Cupra, a car based on the same MQB VW platform as the new Golf, is a much more grown up car, one that will appeal to the sensible side of your love of hot hatchbacks.

EVO set out to find which is quickest around a track, and despite the fact that the Leon is currently the fastest front-wheel drive hot hatch ever to lap the Nurburgring, the stopwatch they used for this session must not have been aware of that…

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