Cupra Leon 2.0 TSI vs VW Golf R Variant

Picture of Cupra Leon 2.0 TSI (300 PS)
Picture of VW Golf R Variant (Mk VIII)
Category Cupra Leon 2.0 TSIVW Golf R Variant
Engine layout 2.0 l R42.0 l R4
Max power (ps / bhp) 300 / 296320 / 316
Max torque (Nm / lb-ft) 400 / 295420 / 310
Curb weight (kg / lb) 1484 / 32721602 / 3532
Power / tonne (ps / bhp) 202 / 199200 / 197
Average price €45,000€58,000

Lap Times

Track Cupra Leon 2.0 TSIVW Golf R Variant
Sachsenring 1:37.591:37.79
Hockenheim GP 2:02.802:01.10

Acceleration

Speed & distance Cupra Leon 2.0 TSIVW Golf R Variant
0 - 40 kph 2.1 s1.5 s
0 - 50 kph 2.5 s1.9 s
0 - 80 kph 4.1 s3.3 s
0 - 100 kph 5.4 s4.6 s
0 - 130 kph 7.8 s7.0 s
0 - 160 kph 11.2 s10.3 s
0 - 180 kph 14.5 s13.2 s
0 - 200 kph 18.3 s16.8 s
Est. 0 - 60 mph 5.3 s4.4 s
Est. 1/8 mile 9.7 s @ 88.9 mph9.1 s @ 93.2 mph
1/4 mile 13.6 s13.1 s

Rolling acceleration

Speed Cupra Leon 2.0 TSIVW Golf R Variant
60 - 100 kph (4) 3.8 s4.0 s
60 - 100 kph (5) 5.2 s5.6 s
80 - 120 kph (4) 4.2 s4.2 s
80 - 120 kph (5) 5.0 s5.3 s
80 - 120 kph (6) 6.5 s7.0 s
80 - 120 kph (7) 11.7 s12.3 s
80 - 160 kph (4) 8.9 s9.0 s
80 - 160 kph (5) 11.8 s11.9 s
80 - 160 kph (6) 15.9 s15.8 s
80 - 160 kph (7) 27.1 s24.9 s
Est. 100 - 200 kph 13.5 s13.0 s

General performance

Category Cupra Leon 2.0 TSIVW Golf R Variant
Top speed 250 kph (155 mph)270 kph (168 mph)
Est. 0 - 100 mph - 0 19.2 s @ 1624 ft18.0 s @ 1552 ft
Est. max acceleration 0.55 g (5 m/s²)0.66 g (6 m/s²)
18m slalom 72.1 kph (44.8 mph)70.2 kph (43.6 mph)
Fuel economy 7.9 l/100 km (30 mpg US / 36 UK)9.1 l/100 km (26 mpg US / 31 UK)
100 kph - 0 31 m (102 ft)32 m (106 ft)
200 kph - 0 129 m (424 ft)132 m (434 ft)

Summary

Category Cupra Leon 2.0 TSIVW Golf R Variant
Track Performance 196199
Straight line speed 27112942
Total 29073141

Verdict

Golf R Variant is the fastest by a small margin.

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