The first model under Volkswagen AG’s India 2.0 strategy, the Skoda Kushaq will enter India’s fierce midsize SUV segment by mid-2021.
The company also announced that it will resume production at the Pune facility from 1 June.
Despite the added off-road mode and Alcantara, the Kodiaq Scout is available at Rs 33.99 lac ex-showroom
I get why one would want this SUV. I spent three hours in traffic in it and didn’t want to kill myself
The Indian version is likely to be out mid-2020, to offer slightly plusher ride quality.
Notable features in the car include 6.5-inch infotainment with Android Auto/Apple Carplay.
Skoda Vision iV is expected to be in flesh at the Geneva Motor Show, held between 5 to 17 March 2019.
2019 Skoda Rapid Monte Carlo will be available with 1.5-litre TDI diesel, 1.6-litre MPI petrol engines.
In terms of design, the Skoda Kamiq comes with a wide, upright radiator grille.
At present, Skoda sells a range of vehicles starting from mid-sized sedan Rapid to the premium SUV Kodiaq, priced between Rs 7.99-35.99 lakh.
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