Other than Karoq, Skoda also launched new Rapid with a 1.0 Litre TSI engine@Rs. 7.49 lakhs and an updated Superb with 2.0 Litre TSI engine @ 29.99 lakhs.
The much awaited SUV from Skoda Auto India, Skoda Karoq is launched in India today @Rs. 24.99 lakhs at its first ever virtual press conference live from Mladá Boleslav in Czech Republic. The latest offering from the company comes equipped with a 1.5 TSI petrol engine, mated to a seven-speed automatic dual-clutch transmission, delivering an power output of 148 hp@5000-6000 rpm and a peak torque output of 250 Nm@1500-3500 rpm. The model can sprint from a standstill to 100kmph in nine seconds, all the way up to a top speed of 202kmph. The Karoq’s WLTP rated combined fuel economy figure is 14.49kpl.
Karoq gets a two –tone, well designed interior and a clean design philosophy. There is an eight-inch touchscreen infotainment system with SmartLink connectivity, virtual cockpit, dual-zone climate control, 12-way electronically adjustable driver seat and ambient lighting. Exterior highlights of the Skoda Karoq include all LED lighting, panoramic sunroof and 43.18 cm dual tone alloy wheels. The Karoq receives safety features in the form of nine airbags, TPMS, ABS with EBD, brake assist, ESC, hill-start assist front and rear parking sensors and a rear parking camera.
Skoda has also launched an updated version of Rapid with a 1.0-litre TSI (Turbocharged Stratified Injection) engine and the updated Superb as well. The price of new Rapid starts @Rs. 7.49 lakhs and an updated Superb with 2.0 Litre TSI engine starts @ 29.99 lakhs.