The Czech brand is aware of the seniority of the Yeti, its first SUV, marketed back in the year 2009. And it is because of this that touches on get a generational shift full. There are rumors of the arrival of a new model that will replace the acclaimed SUV; we know, that it is likely that this renewal begins with the name. Now the Yeti, will be renamed the “Karoq”.
the arrival of The new “Karoq” should not be delayed more than next year because, according to some publications, claims to have found the new model rolling already on the street with models of pre-series in the testing phase. Even still, there is no part of the trademark official confirmation of its release date.
The new Skoda Yeti renowned as Skoda Karoq owes its name to the particular denomination with which the Czech brand we are used to. It seems to be, that the models of the SUV will begin their names with the letter K; as is the case of the Kodiaq.
it Is rumored that the Karoq, will be accompanied by the modular platform MQB already mounted other SUVS from the Volkswagen Group, as in the case of the Seat Ateca. In addition, the more likely it is that aesthetically we remember a lot of his older brother, the Skoda Kodiaq.
Although the model is completely new; the engine range will start from some already known, with certain improvements that will help you to adapt to the new regulations, anti-pollution and make them more efficient. In terms of gasoline, you will use the TSI three-and four-cylinder (with powers yet to be confirmed). In diesel, all variants will be the TDI four-cylinder.
As a novelty, it is estimated that will get a alternative to gasoline, hybrid plug-in. The mechanics cited above may be associated with a gearbox, six-speed manual or well, there will be the possibility of adapting an automatic DSG dual-clutch with seven relations. All will be front-wheel drive, but may include all-wheel drive optional, .