Ateca or Seat León X-Perience Seat: Which is better?

Ateca or Seat León X-Perience Seat: Which is better?

The new Seat Ateca responds to the high demand for SUV market. But functionally, is not so different crossover X-perience León. The design almost seems as decisive.

Ateca & Seat León X-Perience Seat Which is better option?

Ateca & Seat León X-Perience Seat Which is better option?

Ateca & Seat León X-Perience Seat Which is better option?

Ateca & Seat León X-Perience Seat Which is better option?

For many, Seat Ateca it has become expected over the account. Finally, the "need" of wanting a SUV It was attended by Seat with a model that responds to that type of family vehicle that seems to have patented its successful Qashqai Nissan. But since 2014, Seat offers crossover León X-perience, which in many respects meets the same functional and dynamic needs of the new Ateca Seat. Even the design León X-perience jacket image also conveys that it is safe partly responsible for the success of the SUV.


Ateca Seat

Seat Leon


4.36 m

4.54 m


1,84 m

1.82 m


1.60 m

1,48 m

Weight (from)

1,280 kg

1,262 kg

Space legs behind.

80 cm

81 cm

Height after.

1.01 m

94 cm

Width after.

1,39 m

1,34 m

Porter (official)

510 liters

587 liters

Porter (verified)

450 liters

500 liters

X-Perience Seat Leon

But in any case, their bodies are the ones that differentiate them. Seat Ateca measured long 4,36 meters (as a Nissan Qashqai) and the León X-perience 4.54, More than 18 centimeters (about a Honda CR-V) fail to provide primarily a trunk from greater capacity. Space for legs of the rear passengers It is almost similar and both very good cases, the best of their respective segments.

He Ateca It is 12 centimeters higher than the León X-perience and is also higher platform, which results in a point higher hips (height of the bench seat). In this case, the Ateca, as good SUV, provides that high driving position which for many is the best argument for this type of vehicle. At León X-perience You’re something lower, but also higher than in a Lion ST (familiar body) and its intermediate point can very interesting. Measures Ateca also they favor him if he’ll take the field. The Ateca has a ground clearance of 20 cm by 18 X-Perience, and best angles for attack, central and output.

The spectrum mechanics It is very similar, but it is worth noting that the new Ateca It features the latest evolution of the brand engines. the range Ateca It is also more extensive by higher number of combinations from engines Y trasmisiones. Which is probably the most balanced version, with engine 2.0 TDI 150 hp, It articulated in the Ateca in three variants: 4×2, 4×4 and 4×4 DSG. In the León X-perience, the engine 2.0 TDI 150 always it is linked to the Automatic DSG. Among equivalent mechanical versions is no economic advantage in León X-perience. For versions 2.0 TDI 4×4, the Ateca it has a price 2,000 euros higher. Although testimonial, the range of Ateca 22,725 € Version 1.0 TSI 115 hp (New 3-cylinder engine) and range León X-perience of the 22,810 € Of the version 1.4 TSI 125 hp. Returning to the equivalent 2.0 TDI 150 hp 4Drive, the Ateca accredits an average consumption of 5.0 l / 100 km by 4.8 l / 100 km X-perience Lion.

Ateca Seat. engines

X-Perience Seat Leon. engines

1.4 TSI 150 hp

1.4 TSI 125 hp

150 hp 1.4 TSI DSG

180 hp 1.8 TSI DSG 4Drive

1.4 TSI 150 hp 4Drive

1.6 TDI 110 hp

1.6 TDI 115 hp

1.6 TDI 110 CV 4 Drive

2.0 TDI 150 hp

2.0 TDI 150 CV 4 Drive

150 hp 2.0 TDI DSG

184 hp 2.0 TDI DSG 4Drive

2.0 TDI 150 hp 4Drive

150 hp 2.0 TDI DSG 4Drive

190 hp 2.0 TDI DSG 4Drive

Ateca Seat

At the wheel you will not find large differences in product. HE they look like a lot by inside, They are well presented and equipped (the Ateca has some more modern elements Touch screen 8 inch handsfree gate, etc, but the X-Perience feel also present) and the two are dynamically vehicles very balanced. The Ateca greater height It is almost more a theoretical constraint when circulating very quickly between curves, actual ballast. However, you will always feel more dynamic or natural to the X-perience. Also both competing for a good ride comfort in all circumstances.

Ultimately, Seat Ateca Y León X-perience They feel modern, spacious and practical. The main differences lie in your esthetic and the price.