Skoda’s lifted the lid on its brand-new Vision E Principle– a car that’s anticipated to motivate the upcoming 2020 Skoda Kodiaq Coupe. The Idea’s sophisticated electric drive system could likewise make its way into the brand-new, more stylish Kodiaq variation when it goes on sale before 2020.
2020 Skoda Kodiaq Coupe Styling
The Vision E Concept’s sharp, sophisticated styling is expected to be carried over mainly unchanged to the 2020 Skoda Kodiaq Coupe. The most obvious modification could be the addition of a front grille– to carry air to the Kodiaq’s engine and radiator– thicker roofing pillars to offer greater crash security and conventional doors in location of the principle’s pillarless items.
Our special render, above, pictures exactly what the Vision E’s features could look like in production-ready Kodiaq Coupe form. Significant changes over the requirement, rather blocky Kodiaq could include slimmer, more aggressive headlights, a classy sloping roofline and redesigned front bumpers.
2020 Skoda Kodiaq Coupe Interior
Unlike the Vision E, the 2020 Skoda Kodiaq Coupe must boast five functional seats and an useful, family-oriented cabin. Despite its slinky styling, it’s expected to boast more head and legroom than competitors from BMW and Mercedes and ought to feature a more capacious boot, too. Unlike the standard car, the coupe’s not expected to be offered with an useful seven-seat alternative.
The brand-new coupe’s control panel must look practically similar to the standard Kodiaq’s. A similar selection of classy gloss-black trim pieces, a minimalist button layout and excellent develop quality needs to all help it feel appropriately upmarket without making it any less practical. The Kodiaq’s touchscreen infotainment system should likewise receive a couple of tweaks and updates by the time the coupe goes on sale.
2020 Skoda Kodiaq Coupe Engines and Driving
Entry-level models might be powered by a brand-new 1.5-litre four-cylinder fuel engine producing 148hp while more effective 190hp 2.0-litre diesel models will likely be used, too. As standard, the coupe could be fitted with front-wheel drive and a manual gearbox while higher-spec models must feature both 4×4 and a DSG automatic ‘box.
The Vision E Concept indicate Skoda providing a totally electrical or hybrid variation of the upcoming coupe, too. Using a mix of a frugal fuel engine driving the front wheels and a compact electric motor powering the rears, this model should use both four-wheel-drive grip and outstanding fuel economy figures.
2020 Skoda Kodiaq Coupe Price and Release Date
The 2020 Skoda Kodiaq Coupe will be released after a set of other new models. As an outcome, Skoda’s new flagship SUV might not go on sale up until 2020. When it does strike display rooms in the UK, we anticipate it to carry a considerable premium over the basic ₤ 12,495 Kodiaq.