Skoda Kamiq SUV Probably Debut at Auto Expo 2020
It’s no secret that Volkswagen Group is planning huge for the Indian automotive market. Skoda is main the VW Group’s India Plan 2.0, which incorporates native improvement of worldwide MQB platform, applied sciences and merchandise. We reported earlier that Skoda and Volkswagen will take part within the 2020 Auto Expo and anticipated to showcase its new product line-up for the market.
Skoda India boss has already confirmed that Karoq SUV can be launched within the first half of 2020. Including to it, the Kamiq compact SUV will arrive in our market in early 2021. Each these fashions are almost definitely to be unveiled on the 2020 Delhi Auto Expo. The Skoda Karoq will arrive in our market as a CKD unit, which can be assembled on the firm’s Aurangabad facility.
The Skoda Kamiq for the Indian market can be totally different from the worldwide markets. The India-spec SUV will trip on an extended wheelbase, and it will likely be longer and wider than the worldwide mannequin. The longer wheelbase liberates extra space contained in the cabin and the elevated boot house. The brand new Skoda Kamiq can be based mostly on the domestically developed MQB AO IN platform, which may even underpin the India-spec VW T-Cross compact SUV, new gen Speedy and the brand new Vento. The truth is, Volkswagen can also be contemplating the next-gen Polo based mostly on the identical platform. Additionally See – Skoda Kamiq – 5 Details
The Skoda Kamiq will tackle the likes of the Hyundai Creta, Renault Duster, Nissan Kicks and the Kia Seltos. Globally, the Kamiq is offered with a variety of petrol and diesel powertrains together with a 1.5-litre turbo petrol, a 1.0-litre turbo petrol and a 1.6-litre TDI diesel. The India-spec mannequin is predicted to be powered by a brand new 1.5-litre turbocharged petrol engine. The corporate may additionally introduce the petrol CNG hybrid model within the nation.
The Skoda Kamiq SUV can be geared up with a number of high-end options together with a big 9.2-inch floating touchscreen infotainment system with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay help. The SUV additionally will get a ten.25-inch Digital Cockpit with digital devices. Options similar to a multi-functional steering wheel, automated local weather management and leather-based seat upholstery together with over 20 ‘Merely Intelligent’ options are additionally on supply.