Skoda Superb (2016) – is Škoda Superb liftback 3 generation, which was launched February 17, 2015 at a special event in Prague. World premiere of new items was held in early March at the Geneva Motor Show.
Externally, the new Škoda Superb (2016) significantly changed – design model is made in the current style of branded products with sharp edges. Some of the design elements, as promised, moved to a production car with a prototype VisionC Concept.
Configurations and prices Skoda Superb 3 (2016).
|1.4 TSI (125 hp) Active MT||$25,200||1.4 petrol (125 hp)||Manual (6)||front|
|1.4 TSI Active DSG||$26,600||1.4 petrol (150 hp)||Automatic (7)||front|
|1.4 TSI (125 hp) Ambition MT||$27,800||1.4 petrol (125 hp)||Manual (6)||front|
|1.4 TSI Ambition MT||$28,400||1.4 petrol (150 hp)||Manual (6)||front|
|1.4 TSI Ambition DSG||$29,400||1.4 petrol (150 hp)||Automatic (7)||front|
|1.4 TSI ACT Ambition MT||$30,000||1.4 petrol (150 hp)||Manual (6)||front|
|1.4 TSI ACT Ambition DSG||$31,000||1.4 petrol (150 hp)||Automatic (7)||front|
|1.8 TSI Ambition MT||$31,600||1.8 petrol (180 hp)||Manual (6)||front|
|1.4 TSI Style MT||$32,200||1.4 petrol (150 hp)||Manual (6)||front|
|1.8 TSI Ambition DSG||$32,600||1.8 petrol (180 hp)||Automatic (7)||front|
|1.4 TSI Style DSG||$33,200||1.4 petrol (150 hp)||Automatic (7)||front|
|1.4 TSI ACT Style MT||$33,800||1.4 petrol (150 hp)||Manual (6)||front|
|1.4 TSI ACT Style DSG||$34,800||1.4 petrol (150 hp)||Automatic (7)||front|
|1.8 TSI Style MT||$35,400||1.8 petrol (180 hp)||Manual (6)||front|
|1.8 TSI Style DSG||$36,400||1.8 petrol (180 hp)||Automatic (7)||front|
|1.4 TSI L & K DSG||$38,600||1.4 petrol (150 hp)||Automatic (7)||front|
|2.0 TSI Style DSG||$39,800||2.0 petrol (220 hp)||Automatic (6)||front|
|1.4 TSI ACT L & K DSG||$40,000||1.4 petrol (150 hp)||Automatic (7)||front|
|1.4 TSI ACT L & K DSG 4×4||$41,200||1.4 petrol (150 hp)||Manual (6)||full|
|1.8 TSI L & K DSG||$41,800||1.8 petrol (180 hp)||Automatic (7)||front|
|2.0 TSI L & K DSG||$44,000||2.0 petrol (220 hp)||Automatic (6)||front|
|2.0 TSI (280 hp) L & K DSG 4×4||$48,000||2.0 petrol (280 hp)||Automatic (6)||full|
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The car sports a LED rear lights and a stylish head optics. But the main thing – not in spite of the increased dimensions, the new Skoda Superb III managed to get rid of the “heavy” stern inherent machine previous generation.
Salon liftback, as before, was strict, but was even more solid. The architecture of the front panel is preserved, but the steering wheel, instrument panel, center console – all subjected to audit. In addition, within the new Skoda Superb 3 has become even more spacious – the manufacturer reports about a raise of space in all directions.
Alas, the novelty was deprived of one of the business cards Superb – dual boot lid, which, as it turned out, was not too in demand among buyers. As a result, the lid is now whole and can be equipped with electric and automatic opening function during the foot under the rear bumper (in the presence of the key in your pocket).
The company also noted the presence of 29 “smart” solutions, some of which are used in the Skoda Superb (2016-2017) for the first time. It is, for example, about such things as LED flashlight in the trunk, umbrellas in the front doors, stand for tablet, ice scraper on the fuel tank flap, 230 freestyle outlet, the USB-port and much more.
Furthermore, the vehicle is available for four different complex media. The top version of Columbus can deliver 610 watt 12 speaker, supports Internet access to LTE-frequencies and is capable of giving away Wi-Fi inside the car.
Specifications. As already known in advance, Skoda Superb (2016) moved to the MQB modular platform volkswagen. But in the front suspension, as before, using McPherson.
Car overall length is 4858 mm (+ 20), the wheelbase value is equal to 2 841 (+ 80), the width – 1867 (50), the height – 1468 (+ 6). Overhang at the car fell, track increased (by 39 millimeters in front and 54 – behind), and the volume of the luggage compartment added 30 liters – to 625 liters (with folded rear couch backside compartment has already reached 1760).
But with all this mass of new Skoda Superb III managed to reduce (depending on the modification of the gain amounted to 75 kg), and the torsional stiffness of the body has increased by 15%.Coupled improved aerodynamics and upgraded engines, each of which is now equipped with the function “start / stop” and meets environmental standards “Euro-6”, the car has become 30% more economical than the average.
The powertrain line for liftback includes only four-cylinder engines – the old 3.6-liter V6 will be no more. Gasoline represented five turbo engines TSI (series EA 211 and EA 888) working volume of 1.4, 1.8 and 2.0 liter capacity of 125 to 280 hp
Diesel engines – three TDI units EA 288 series of 1.6 and 2.0 liters of issuing between 120 and 190 forces. All engines in the new Škoda Superb (2016) combined in a pair with a 6-speed manual gearbox or a robotised transmission DSG y six or seven steps. Moreover, almost all versions except elementary, can be equipped with all-wheel drive with Haldex clutch of the fifth generation.
It should be noted that in the base car has an electronic simulation of transverse differential lock XDS +, and for surcharge for the first time became available adaptive suspension Dynamic Chassis Control (DCC) with a switch Driving Mode Select.
Configurations and prices. Sales of the new Skoda Superb 3 kicked off September 30, 2015. The car is available in four trim levels: Active (from $25,200), Ambition (from $27,800), Style (from $32,200) and Laurin & Klement (from $38,600). Engines – petrol TSI turbocharged 1.4 volume (125 and 150 hp), 1.8 (180 troops) and 2.0 (220 and 280 “horses”) liters. And the top-end is available with all-wheel drive.
The standard equipment of the machine in the markets of the Old World includes seven airbags, electronic stability control, electric parking brake, tire pressure sensors, automatic braking system at city speeds and so forth.
For an extra charge available three-zone climate control, panoramic electric sunroof, rear-view camera tracking system for road signs and markings, adaptive cruise control, side airbags in the back row, and more.