2017 Skoda Kodiaq Scout debuts at the Geneva Autosalon 2017
A robust character would already confirm the normal version of the new Skoda Kodiaq. Nevertheless, the Czechs are pushing for the Geneva Auto Show (9 to 19 March 2017) a more rustic version: 2017 Skoda Kodiaq Scout.
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New Skoda Kodiaq Scout exterior and interior
However, the difference to the regular version with the 4.70 meter long Kodiaq is rather discreet. In addition to the underbody protection, the scout can be seen on dark tinted windows in the rear area. Otherwise, Skoda uses silver-colored elements, such as the frame of the radiator grille, the exterior mirror housing or the underbody protection. The car is fitted as standard on 19-inch light-alloy wheels. The front fender and the glove compartment have a plaque on the scout. Interior, the Kodiaq Scout buyer looks to seats with Alcantara attachments, doorways in similar style, and various Kodiaq logos.
For security systems used on Kodiaq Scout same as on the regular Kodiaq. An off-road assistant, a bad road package with underbody and engine protection as well as a Park Assist cameras at the front and rear are standard, rear traffic alert, automatic emergency breaking (AEB) with pedestrian detection, blind spot detection, and Crew Protect Assist coming as standard.
2017 Skoda Kodiaq Scout Specifications
Specifications for Kodiaq Scout is based on regular Kodiaq includes Driving Mode Select (Eco, Comfort, Normal, Sport, Individual, Snow), a multifunction steering wheel, cruise control, a DAB radio, an eight-speaker stereo, air conditioning, LED ambient lighting in ten colours, a Swing infotainment touchscreen and Alcantara seats.
2017 Kodiaq Scout features
2017 Skoda Kodiaq Scout is offered exclusively with all-wheel drive. The engine range includes two petrol, the 1.4 TSI 150 PS (148 bhp) and the 2.0 TSI 180 PS (178 bhp) petrol engines plus two diesel engines, 2.0 TDI 150 PS (148bhp) and 2.0 TDI 190 PS (187 bhp). Interesting are some basic features of the SUVs’ terrain: 194 millimeters of ground clearance hit a ramp angle of 19.7 degrees. At the front, the angle of inclination is 22 degrees, at the rear it is 23.1 degrees. The price of the Kodiaq Scout not yet announced. For the comparison: the Octavia scout surcharge is around $33,290.
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