In May 2016 the Skoda company has officially confirmed that it has received a new Kodiaq crossover name. He was named in honor of the brown bears living on Kodiaq Island off the southern coast of Alaska. The world premiere of the new Skoda Kodiaq will be held in the autumn motor show in Paris, and the presentation of the model was held on September 1 in a special event in Berlin. Appearance off-road vehicle is made in the style of Skoda VisionS concept shown at the exhibition in Geneva. Even then, the manufacturer announced that the production version of the model is not very different from the prototype. The design of the new Skoda Kodiaq 2016-2017 is markedly different from other car companies. Here, narrow lighting, massive bumpers and wheel arches, and stretched radiator grille with double ribs and broad rimmed quite skillfully emphasizes Kodiaq class. However, despite the size, the car does not look awkward. Initially it was assumed that the coupe will be called Skoda Kodiaq, and before the project was known as the Snowman. The final version was chosen Kodiaq Czechs in tribute to the peculiarities of the language of indigenous peoples, and has not ruled out that the letter “Q” in the future will appear in the title all crossovers of the brand Skoda. Shop model is made in a simple style, the front panel stands vertical deflectors ventilation and located exactly in the center touchscreen multimedia system that supports Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and MirrorLink. The base is a 6.5-inch screen, and for a fee you can order the 8.0-inch high-definition Bolero.
Configuration and price Skoda Kodiaq 2017
|1.4 TSI Ambition Plus 4 × 4 DSG||$27,000||1.4 petrol (150 hp)||a robot (6)||full|
|2.0 TDI Ambition Plus 4 × 4 DSG||$31,100||2.0 diesel (150 hp)||the robot (7)||full|
|1.4 TSI Style Plus 4 × 4 DSG||$31,300||1.4 petrol (150 hp)||a robot (6)||full|
|2.0 TSI Ambition Plus 4 × 4 DSG||$31,800||2.0 petrol (180 hp)||the robot (7)||full|
|2.0 TDI Style Plus 4 × 4 DSG||$34,700||2.0 diesel (150 hp)||the robot (7)||full|
|2.0 TSI Style Plus 4 × 4 DSG||$35,200||1.4 petrol (150 hp)||the robot (7)||full|
As options for Skoda Kodiaq 2016 provides wireless charging system for a smartphone, three-zone climate control, ventilation seats, cloth combination upholstery and leather seats, including the use of inserts of Alcantara , and Skoda Connect system with lots of features and applications. The company emphasize space in the interior of the crossover. The second row of seats is already the default has longitudinal adjustment, and, if desired, in the car can be loaded long-length up to 2.8 meters.
Based Skoda Kodiaq 2017 in a new body has laid down modular MQB chassis – similar to that used on the Volkswagen Tiguan 2 front is McPherson, and a multi-link rear suspension. The drive from the crossover can be either a forward or a complete plug-in through the Haldex clutch of the fifth generation of the rear axle. Depending on modification, auto weight ranging from 1 450 to 1660 kg. Car overall length is 4697 mm, the size of the wheelbase – 2791, width – 1882, height – 1676 (with roof rails), ground clearance is declared at the level of 194 millimeters. Buyers can choose a five or seven-seater version of the Skoda Kodiaq. In the first case the boot capacity is 720 liters (2065 at the combined backs back sofa – an absolute record in the class), while the second – 270 liters when the third row seats expanded, or 2005 – if the backrests are folded. At its latest models of Skoda is trying to use as much as possible practical solutions. For example, in Kodiaq are umbrellas in the front doors, pockets for mobile phones on the ends of the seats, bag hooks, and as many as 30 different niches for storage of small things. As for powertrains Skoda 2016 Kodiaq available petrol and diesel turbo. The first presents the 1.4-liter engine capacity of 125 and 150 hp, and the 180-strong unit working volume of 2.0 liters. Both two-liter diesel engine TDI are, and their return is 150 (340 Nm) and 190 (400 Nm) “horses”. Initial combined diesel mated to a 6-speed manual transmission and DSG masthead put a robot with two clutches. Robotic box is placed on the petrol engines, except for the initial, which is content with only front-wheel drive and mechanics. There are several modes of control electronics: Normal, Eco, Sport and Individual, and for vehicles with four-wheel drive added Snow (snow). Plus there is a separate button to activate the special off-set of the engine, boxes, brake and chassis.