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What’s new in Skoda Kodiaq?

News - What’s new in Skoda Kodiaq?

Skoda Kodiaq, the upcoming 2017 SUV is claimed to possess all attributes of the true Skoda rendering vigour, agility and performance fused with the best of technology in its interiors. It comes as a standard five seater with an optional row of additional seats behind. Kodiaq challenges the competitors with its huge boot space at 2065 litres in the five seater arrangement.

The Czech auto manufacturer boasts that the SUV is presented with comprehensive technology that has several features to make it the best in the global market. It comes with options to select the driving mode and also Dynamic Chassis Control that assures to intensify the driving pleasure.

In terms of connectivity, it comes with a plethora of infotainment features accessible through touch screens, WiFi hotspot having LTE connectivity and is compatible with smartphone projection standards like Apple carplay, Android auto, Mirrorlink and Smartgate. It even comes with a smartphone app through which it is easy to trace the parked vehicle lost in a crowd.

Kodiaq will be launched with five engine options that includes two diesel and three petrol variants, of which the petrol variant will be the most powerful one that delivers a maximum of 178bhp. It comes in both manual six speed transmission and a dual clutch auto and two drive trains of front wheel and an all-wheel drive.

Skoda Kodiaq challenges to be the tough off roader as well as the coolest urban drive SUV. To know how far it lives up to the expectations, the world will have to wait until its international launch early next year while India will have to wait more until late 2017. The pricing is expected to range around Rs. 25-30 lakh, a little aggressive for the segment, but justified taking into consideration its luxury element.

Volvo’s latest SUV, XC60 launched in India at Rs.55.90 lakh
Volvo’s latest SUV, XC60 launched in India at Rs.55.90 lakh

Volvo launched their premium SUV, XC60 in a new avatar at a price of Rs.55.90 lakh. The second generation model appears in only one variant named Inscription and is based on the company’s in-house developed SPA platform.


Range Rover Velar launched at Rs.78.83 lakh
Range Rover Velar launched at Rs.78.83 lakh

Jaguar Land Rover launched their much anticipated SUV offering, Range Rover Velar in India at a starting price of Rs.78.83 lakh. Bookings for this vehicle had already begun in the beginning of this month. The Tata Motors owned company has now officially revealed the prices of the different variants of this particular model that has its base variant priced at Rs.78.83 lakh and top end variant at Rs.1.37 crore.

 Maruti Suzuki Ignis all set to be launched next month
Maruti Suzuki Ignis all set to be launched next month

Maruti Suzuki Ignis to be launched on 13th January 2017

• Addressed as a premium urban crossover, Ignis comes with a lot of unique features for the Indian specific model

• Available in both Petrol and Diesel trims and expected to be priced around Rs.5-7 lakh approximately


Peugeot buys Ambassador Car brand from Hindustan Motors
Peugeot buys Ambassador Car brand from Hindustan Motors

Hindustan Motors has signed an agreement with Peugeot, selling Ambassador Brand and certain related rights at a sum of Rs.80 crore. It also said that the proceeds of the sale will be used to clear all pending dues of employees and lenders.


Maruti Suzuki Swift 2017- Old wine in a new bottle? Find out!
Maruti Suzuki Swift 2017- Old wine in a new bottle? Find out!

Maruti Suzuki has launched the New Swift 2017 in Japan and it is just months away to the Indian launch. It is expected to reach India in the second half of 2017 and there has been some real buzz about it for quite some time now.
The unique and most loved car since 2005 has chosen a new avatar for the 2017 launch and is being awaited by the enthusiasts all over.


Honda WR-V ready to hit Indian roads on March 16th, 2017
Honda WR-V ready to hit Indian roads on March 16th, 2017

Honda WR-V (Winsome Runabout Vehicle), the sub compact crossover was unveiled at the 2016 Sao Paulo Motor Show in Brazil. Now, Honda is about to launch the same here in the country on March 16th, 2017. As WR-V rolls here, India will earn the name for being the first country to produce and launch it in the world. Previously named as the Jazz Twist, this crossover is based on the company’s best seller Honda Jazz but is slightly longer and taller than the latter.


Mercedes Benz India announces plans to bring hybrid & electric car
Mercedes Benz India announces plans to bring hybrid & electric car

As the Indian Government has been taking quicker and necessary steps to curb the growing pollution in the country, the automobile market too seems to be rapidly making moves alongside. This year, Indian Government planned to skip the implementation of BS-V norms altogether and is about to leap from BS-IV to VI in next four years, i.e. stricter emission norms by 2020.


Jeep Compass expected to be priced around 25 lakh
Jeep Compass expected to be priced around 25 lakh

August 1st witnessed the launch of the iconic Jeep Grand Cherokee in India. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles which brought the brand to India as CBU (Completely Built Up) units with a heavy price tag had promised that they will soon launch a Made in India SUV at their new facility (JV with Tata) in Ranjangaon, Pune.


Isuzu MU-X launched in India at a starting price of Rs.23.99 lakh
Isuzu MU-X launched in India at a starting price of Rs.23.99 lakh

MU-X, A new SUV from Isuzu Motors India was launched in India on Thursday replacing the MU-7 from their Indian line-up. This robust utility vehicle comes in two variants- a 4x2 variant priced at Rs.23.99 lakh and 4x4 variant at Rs.25.99 lakh (Both Ex-showroom Delhi). The MU-X shares its platform with the new-generation D-Max and rivals against the likes of Toyota Fortuner and Ford Endeavour. The MU-X had conquered the global market until March 2017 after which a facelifted version of the same was launched there. The facelift MU-X will reach India in another year or so, depending on how good the Indian markets welcome this model here.


2017 Maruti Dzire- Bookings open at Rs.11,000 token amount
2017 Maruti Dzire- Bookings open at Rs.11,000 token amount

Maruti Suzuki has geared up for the launch of its most popular sub compact sedan, the 2017 Dzire in India on May 16th. The company dealerships have officially started to accept bookings for the same at a token amount of Rs.11,000. There is also an option for customers who have already booked the outgoing model to upgrade it to the third generation Dzire.


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Skoda Rapid 2016 launched in India at Rs.8.27 Lakh
Skoda Rapid 2016 launched in India at Rs.8.27 Lakh

• Both trims of Skoda Rapid Facelift gets cosmetic tweaks and updates

• Bookings already begun at a token amount of Rs.1 lakh

• Diesel variant of the Rapid 2016 comes with an upgraded engine

• Prices range from Rs.8.27 to Rs.11.36 lakh for Petrol and Rs.9.48 to Rs.12.67 lakh for Diesel (Both ex-showroom Delhi)

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