just taken delivery of a new registration cupra 290 hatch, a question about the fuel type?
It says recommend fuel is 98Ron but 95 Ron minimum? Does anyone run there’s only on 95RON and does it damage of affect the running of the cupra??
Just wondering if anyone knows whether the version 1 of the VAGsport res delete will fit to a cupra 290, as i’ve bought that version however i’ve seen on other forums that version 1 only fits to 280’s? Bare in mind I only found out that info after i’d bought the part.
have had my Cupra for just under a year now. Haven’t been hugely active on here but I am hoping someone can shed some light on a weird issue that has just started to happen.
Under heavy acceleration in 4th/5th or 6th gear the revs start to increase then at about 3k they jump up a few...
I’ve just made the massive leap from a 2009 diesel 170 mk2 Leon to a 2016 mk3 Cupra 290.. i’ve had her 3 days and so far i love it!
I stayed with a manual just for personal preference, does anyone have essential tips and tricks for me? Other than watch out for speed cameras
I know there are plenty of threads about res deletes on the latest 2019 Cupra's, most of which I am caught up on...
But I guess the real reason for this particular thread is that I am intrigued to get people's personal opinion on whether they think getting a res delete on the new...
I just watched this video on the EDIFF service for the GTI performance pack. I think thats the same as the one in our cars.
Has anyone done this service or asked a garage to do it? I asked my local and they said it was not needed...
Had the 290 SC running on lowered springs for 3 years now (from new) and as I’m intending on buying the car when the balloon payment comes up next month I’m thinking of putting the original springs back on. I don’t think I can continue with the absolutely awful comfort anymore (maybe...
I’ve got a 2016 Leon Cupra 290 Manual. I’m wanting an induction kit that makes good intake noise and that won’t restrict airflow when I take it to stage 1; around 370bhp ish.
If anyone has any suggestions or experience with good intakes hit me up!
First time posting on here, just looking for a bit of advice. I’ve spent loads of time searching around and through these forums and not found what I’m looking for so far, so any input would be appreciated! I’ll try and keep it relatively short :)
A while back I had my ECP light come...
I thought it'd be a good idea to have a proper separate thread for all things Copra 290 (except for the ordering, which you can find here). This thread should be the place you can post the specs of your newly received Copra 290, some nice exhaust clips, drive-by videos, pops/bangs/crackles/farts...
Hi guys, new here!
I currently own a 67 plate Leon FR 1.4, 150ps version, anyway after under a year of having it, I wanted more so found myself back in the showroom ordering the upcoming Leon Cupra 290, March 1st is when I collect my new car, I cant wait!
Couple of questions, if anybody could...
Just wanting to know the difference between the cupra 280 and 290.
I know the exhaust is different but is it just a silencer removed?
Is the extra 10hp from the exhaust?
Is the differential, suspension, body panels etc all the same?
Hey people, whilst browsing on Max Power yesterday I noticed a Leon Cupra R on there. I automatically clicked to see what it was all about. However my excitement after seeing a Cupra R on there quickly changed after I read what the driver claimed.
He is trying to say that the car producing...