we have Already seen the Skoda Kodiaq in some teasers and recently met its range of engines. The new SUV in seven-seat of the Czech brand we re-appear dress camouflage. Although in this occasion is shown as it changes the colors of white, gray and black; other shades of red. The reason is not another that his participation in the Tour de France as guest in the last stage, which will come to Paris.
To ‘get pretty’ for the event, have been required 120 hours of work of the specialists. In that time we have concealed his appearance with up to 21 square metres of vinyl. We have chosen this color to go to game with the Skoda Superb that will be the “Red Car”, used by the race director. To view the article in the exposed will have to wait until 1st September when, will be shown at a special event in Berlin.
Although the official debut of the Skoda Kodiaq will be some weeks later on the Paris. The SUV of 4.7 metres long and seven-passenger capacity, will be the launch of the year for the Czech brand. Now that we know some of its details, we can say that will still be present the philosophy ‘Simply Clever’. There will also be plenty of space inside, because it promises a trunk up to 2.605 liters capacity.
The long-awaited SUV will come with two diesel engines TDI and three petrol TSI. Still have not materialised, although have already said that the more powerful will be the 2.0 TSI 180 HP. Will be offered with a gearbox six-speed manual and the other automatic DSG seven. The Kodiaq will come standard with front-wheel drive, but optionally may be chosen awd with systems such as Dynamic Chassis Control (DCC).
Source – Skoda