The city SUV, the Skoda Kamiq, celebrated its opening night on 23 April 2018 at the Skoda International Media Workshop at the Czech Embassy in Beijing. Following on from the Skoda Kodiaq and the Skoda Karoq, the new SUV is to become the 3rd member of the Skoda SUV family. The Skoda Kamiq is rigorously continuing the powerful Skoda SUV design language and impresses with contemporary technology and a meaningful style. Right away after the opening night, Skoda will provide the Kamiq to the public at the ‘Auto China 2018’ in Beijing.
2019 Skoda Kamiq Design
The new 2019 Skoda Kamiq combines compact measurements and a surprisingly large interior. The body is 4,390 mm long, 1,781 mm large and 1,593 mm high. The wheelbase is 2,610 mm. The car is equipped with a brand new 1.5-litre fuel engine that produces a power output of 81 kW and torque of as much as 150 Nm. The engine’s power is transferred via an automatic transmission.
The 2019 Skoda Kamiq’s style features all the features of Skoda’s powerful SUV style language. The common radiator grille with its vertical double slats is an unmistakeable expression of Skoda’s DNA. Lines in the crystalline headlights flow into the lines of the grille, lending the Kamiq a bold look. The accurate, sharply cut tornado line gives a three-dimensional appearance and, together with the 17-inch double five-spoke alloy wheels, creates a stylish profile. The crystalline tail lights are positioned horizontally. This and the external position of the reflectors make the SUV appear wider.
2019 Skoda Kamiq Interior
The robust style likewise continues in the interior. Thanks to the raised infotainment display screen in the centre of the dashboard, the driver can run numerous vehicle functions with excellent ease and convenience. A chrome trim stumbling upon the whole width of the dashboard stylishly links its parts. One effective detail is the innovative, angled setup of the speakers. Due to their ergonomic design, the chauffeur and front guest seat deal outstanding comfort and lateral assistance. The seat covers can be found in a plaid pattern with 3D result, which further enhances the modern-day feel of the interior.
2019 Skoda Kamiq Features
The 2019 Skoda Kamiq is aimed at young, city clients who wish to keep their digital way of life even whilst on the go in their car and who want contemporary connectivity services. For that reason, the new SUV is equipped with a smart connectivity system that has been newly established by Skoda. The technological highlight of the system is the voice control from iFLYTEK, among Asia’s leading service providers of voice acknowledgment based on expert system. The software application understands regional Chinese dialects and can even find out specific and local language designs instantly. Smartphones can be linked via Apple CarPlay, Baidu Carlife and MirrorLink ™ user interfaces; suitable apps are operated on the eight-inch screen with a resolution of 1,280 x 720. In addition, the connectivity system likewise offers numerous practical services such as a guide for constraints based on number plates, real-time traffic info, weather condition information and POI alerts.