Image: Cupra

Cupra—Volkswagen AG’s performance-oriented SEAT sub-brand—unveiled its new Leon lineup Thursday, including the gorgeous Sportstourer (wagon) model shown here. This delightful long roof features all-wheel drive, and a 306 hp/295 lb-ft version of VAG’s ubiquitous 2.0-liter TSI inline four mated to the equally ubiquitous DSG transmission.  


Why does Europe get all the good shit?

Jalopnik contributor with a love for everything sketchy and eclectic.


Hayden Lorell

We don’t get it here because we are a country of inept drivers who feel more secure in giant, shitty, ugly crossovers and SUVs that are about as fun to drive as a horse and buggy...

Scratch that...that’s not fair to the horse and buggy.