NEW DELHI:Skoda Indiaon Tuesday launched its all new mid-size SUV Karoq at Rs 24.99 Lakh (Ex-showroom), which will be complete built unit (CBU) and a successor to Skoda Yeti.
Thenew Karoqwill be placed in a competitive segment of mid-size SUVs and will take on the likes of MG Hector, Hyundai Tucson, Jeep Compass, Mahindra XUV500, Tata Harrier andthe VW T-Roc.
All new Skoda Karoq will be powered by 1.5 Litre TSI engine
Karoq is a petrol-only SUV and will be powered by Skoda’s new 1.5 litre TSI engine coupled with a 7-speed DSG automatic gearbox as standard.
The all new Skoda Karoq with LED Ambient lighting
Skoda Karoqwill deliver a power output of 150PS at 5,000-6,000 rpm, and 250Nm at 1,500-3,500 rpm.
The car has been developed on Volkswagen’s shared MQB platform on which German marque’s T-Roc is based.
The all new Karoq with C-shaped LED tail lights
Skoda Karoq will come equipped with machine-cut, R17 wheels, silver roof rails, chrome strip around the wheels, LED headlamps with illuminated eye-lashes
Touted as a security benchmark, Karoq comes with 9 airbags, rough road package, ABS with EBD, TPMS, ESC, and more and will be available in six colours.