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Skoda Kushaq midsized SUV launched in India. Prices start at INR  10.49 lakh
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Skoda Kushaq midsized SUV launched in India. Prices start at INR 10.49 lakh

Skoda has launched the Kushaq in the Indian market. It is Skoda’s first made in India and made for India product. The Kushaq is based on the new MQB-AO-IN platform that has been specifically made for India. It is derived from the global MQB-AO platform. Skoda has achieved 95 percent of localization level. Skoda is offering the Kushaq in three variants, namely Active, Ambition and Style. It will be offered in two petrol engines  there will be no diesel engine. You can also get the Kushaq with automatic transmission. Prices start at Rs 10.49 lakh for the base 1.0 TSI Active trim and goes up to Rs 17.59 lakh ex-showroom for the top-spec 1.5 TSI AT Style trim. On the design front, the Kushaq carries over many elements from the Vision IN concept, and its overall style is in line with ...
Skoda Kushaq India production begins. Launch soon
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Skoda Kushaq India production begins. Launch soon

Skoda has begun production of the Kushaq SUV at its Chakan plant. The Kushaq is Skoda's first product under the Volkswagen Group's India 2.0 plan. Price announcement for the Kushaq is expected to take place in the coming weeks. The Kushaq is being built on a new production line, to accommodate the 95 per cent localization that Skoda-VW has achieved for the MQB-A0-IN platform. Much of the development work was also done on-site, unlike the brand's previous products, at a new tech centre commissioned in 2019. The Skoda Kushaq was revealed in production form in March 2021 and is developed on the heavily indigenized MQB-A0-IN architecture. The SUV will be available in two engine and three gearbox options. These are the 1.0-litre three-cylinder turbocharged petrol engine with 110PS and...
BS6 Skoda Rapid TSI launched. Prices start INR 7.49 lakh
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BS6 Skoda Rapid TSI launched. Prices start INR 7.49 lakh

Skoda has launched the 2020 Rapid 1.0 TSI with prices starting at Rs 7.49 lakh and going up to Rs 11.79 lakh (ex-showroom, pan-India). This is the first BS6 Skoda car to have been launched. Skoda’s compact sedan is now powered by the 1.0-litre turbo-petrol TSI engine that has an output of 110PS of power and 175Nm of torque. It is offered with the choice of a 6-speed manual or a new 6-speed automatic transmission. This replaces the 1.6-litre petrol and 1.5-litre diesel engines. It is the same powertrain that is offered in its sister model, the BS6 Volkswagen Vento. The BS6 Rapid does not offer the quick-shifting DSG (dual-clutch automatic) option anymore like the VW. VariantBS6 PriceBS4 Price (1.6-litre petrol)RiderRs 7.49 lakhRs 6.99 lakh (limited edition)ActiveDiscontinuedRs 8....
Škoda Vision IN world premiere at the Auto Expo 2020
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Škoda Vision IN world premiere at the Auto Expo 2020

Featuring a distinctive front and large bonnet, the VISION IN’s ŠKODA SUV family resemblance is clear at first glance. The wide ŠKODA grille features striking double slats; both the frame and the slats are made of lead crystal. The two-part LED headlights also exhibit crystalline structures. In the upper part, which reaches as far as the ŠKODA grille, stunning glass elements create the LED dipped beam, LED high beam and an L-shaped LED module for the daytime running lights and indicators. The LED fog lights are arranged below this. The straight roof line with panoramic glass roof and buffed aluminium roof rails conveys a sporty appearance at first glance. The side profile of the chrome framed windows extends all the way to the D-pillar and, exhibiting a slanted rear window and ...