The Czech car maker has unveiled a new compact car to replace the existing Skoda yeti. After much anticipation the new Skoda Karoq compact SUV is teased. The latest Skoda Karoq looks like kind of mini version of Skoda Kodiaq SUV. However the new karoq gets some angular designs from Kodiaq. Skoda is looking forward to update its SUV segment cars.
The latest Skoda Karoq will replace the existing Skoda Yeti crossover. Karoq is longer, wider and powerful than yeti. But the headlights and taillights were given a new looks by Skoda engineers. The taillight got extended to the trunl door and this is really interesting and a smart update.
The new Skoda Karoq is a perfect SUV model car with 4382mm long, 1605mm height and 1841mm wide. Well, these are the perfect figures for a SUV range car. The wheelbase is also quite amazing as it gets a massive wheelbase of 2638mm. The spacious cargo gets 521-liters capacity which is really satisfying and you can you use all the space without disturbing the rear seats.
The best thing is you can use the rear seats in two different ways for extra loading capacity. If you just fold the seats then you can get 1630 liters load capacity. You can also completely remove all the three seats and use it like a van with 1810 litres capacity. All the three seats at rear are individual ones and are not combined. The upcoming Skoda Karoq gets full digital instrument cluster.
Skoda Karoq compact SUV gets advanced technology options like wireless charging of smartphone, Wi-Fi hotspot, LTE module, full-LED headlamps and many more. The Skoda Karoq SUV is available in wider options as it gets five different engines: two petrol and three diesel variants. The engines ranges starts from 1.0, 1.5, 1.6 and 2.0 liters while the power range starts from 113bhp to 188bhp.
All the engine variants will feature 6-speed manual transmission or a seven-speed DSG. The karoq also gets start/stop technoly. However the Skoda Karoq will be released by the end of 2017 but for Indian customers it will reach by the beginning of 2018. Skoda Kodiaq SUV is expected launch in India soon.