Originally Posted by unfocused1
The leather came as part of the package in my SEL... it smelled like real leather and feels like it. I don't have a microscope or degree in biology to confirm, but I see no reason to worry or buy into the notion it's fake without any actual evidence.
I'm pretty sure all cars that cost less than about $60k don't use real leather. It's all synthetic, to the best of my knowledge.