In China, the presentation of Skoda Kodiaq crossover for the local market. The development of the modification involved specialists of the joint Chinese venture SAIC Volkswagen.
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It is noteworthy that most of the models for the China market long-wheelbase modification is obtained, but the size of the Chinese version of the Skoda Kodiak unchanged. Developers prefer to bet on the performance, equipping the vehicle with more powerful engines.
If the version of the crossover for Europe comes with petrol engine with recoil from 125 to 180 hp, the engine starting in China for SUV is a 1.8-liter TSI engine capacity of 180 “horses”, borrowed from the Skoda Octavia A7 .
Also available for the Chinese version of the 2.0-liter turbocharged engine, boosted from 180 to 220 hp Note that the local market cars decided to offer exclusively with all-wheel drive and seven-step robot DSG.
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Skoda Kodiaq Sales in China will start in the second quarter of 2017.