New engines for

Skoda's top SUVs

Skoda Karoq SportLine
Skoda Kodiaq Scout

A FURTHER power option is available to Skoda Karoq and Kodiaq buyers with the introduction of a new 187bhp two-litre petrol engine.

The engine develops 320Nm of torque between 1,400 and 4,100rpm and delivers its power to the road via a standard seven-speed DSG gearbox and four-wheel drive. Fitted in the Karoq SportLine model, it can cover the sprint from 0-60mph in under seven seconds, making it the fastest model in the company's mid-sized SUV range.

While the new engine is only available for the Karoq in SportLine spec, with prices starting from £31,820 OTR, buyers looking for a bigger SUV can specify the new unit in SE L, Scout, SportLine, Edition and L&K variants of the Kodiaq at prices ranging from £34,120 for the seven-seat SE L model up to £38,770 for the seven-seat L&K variant.

Kodiaq models fitted with the new engine aren't quite as quick off the mark as the Karoq, recording a 0-60mph sprint time just shy of 7.7 seconds.

LATEST Skoda NEWS

THE past few months have been on the busy side for the value for money gem in...

Read more View article

SKODA is making inroads with its family friendly SUV rangeThe large Kodiaq and...

Read more View article

THE Fabia has been a mainstay of the Skoda range for nearly 20 years, selling...

Read more View article

LATEST NEWS

Google+