SEAT has launched a new version of the Leon, with claims that the company, which is a division of the German Volkswagen Group, has invested €1.1bn in the new model. The Leon is the most popular model from the Spanish brand and is the fourth generation in the range.

The SEAT Leon remains a core model for the brand in the Irish market. Since the first Leon was sold in Ireland in 2000, over 13,300 have been sold.The new model will be available in Ireland from May 2020.