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The 2014 Seat Leon Cupra has been spied undergoing testing on the Nürburgring.

Dressed in heavily camouflage, the model is distinguished by a new front bumper and a dual exhaust system. We can also see high-performance brakes, unique alloy wheels and a sport-tuned suspension that reduces the model's ride height.

Motivation will likely be provided by a turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that develops 240-270 HP (176- 198 kW). There have also been rumors about a high-performance Cupra R which could have as much as 300 HP (220 kW).

The 2014 Seat Leon Cupra is expected to be introduced early next year, so look for a possible unveiling at the Geneva Motor Show.

Gallery: 2014 Seat Leon Cupra spied for first time

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