Skoda Kodiaq - FAQs
1. What are the engine specifications of Skoda Kodiaq?
The Skoda Kodiaq is available to the customers in two variants. Both the variants are equipped with a 1968 cc, 4-cylinder, 2.0-liter DQ500 engine that can generate a maximum torque of 340 Nm @ 1750-3000 rpm and maximum power output of 148 bhp @ 3500-4000 rpm.
2. What is the fuel capacity and efficiency of Skoda Kodiaq?
The performance of Skoda Kodiaq in the fuel efficiency segment depends on various factors like road conditions, traffic conditions, use of the brakes, maintenance and servicing of the car. Both the Style 4X4 and Laurin & Klement variants boast a 63-liter fuel tank capacity and have a commendable fuel efficiency of 16.25 kmpl.
3. What is the seating capacity and boot space available on the Kodiaq?
This SUV by SKODA offers a luxurious seating capacity for seven passengers with five doors. The legroom, arm space and headroom space are extensive. The boot space available is 270 liters, which is commendable in this segment of automobiles.
4. What are the safety and security features available in this car?
Both variants of Skoda Kodiaq are replete with high class safety features, like Antilock Braking System (ABS), Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD), driver, passenger and side airbags, engine immobilizer, hill assist, brake assist, central locking with child safety lock, Automatic Headlamp On (AHO), rain-sensing wipers, traction control, and rear wiper.
5. How many variants of Kodiaq are available?
Skoda Kodiaq is available in 2 different variants in India. Both of these variants are equipped with automatic transmission and a direct shift gearbox. One is the Style 2.0 L TDI AT 4X4, which is succeeded by the top range Laurin & Klement 2.0 L TDI AT, AT meaning automatic transmission.
6. How many colours does SKODA offer for the Kodiaq?
This car is available in five attractive colours, namely Quartz Grey, Magic Black, Moon White, Lava Blue and Magnetic Brown. Lava Blue and Quartz Grey are the most preferred colours as they provide the car with a sporty and regal look so that it definitely gets noticed.
7. How many types of transmission systems can I choose from?
The Kodiaq is only available equipped with Automatic Transmission, which has a direct shift gearbox with 7-speed transmission set-up and a four wheel drive (4WD) drive train. Paddle shifters are installed behind the steering wheels for the comfort of the driver.
8. Which vehicle category does the Kodiaq fall under? Who are its competitors?
9. How often should I get Kodiaq serviced? When is its first service due after purchase?
It is advisable to follow the service manual provided by the car manufacturer, in this case Skoda, and get your car serviced according to it. As Kodiaq is a 4 wheel drive car, if you go on adventure drives or off-roading quite often, you will have to maintain and tune the car accordingly. The first service, which is usually free, becomes due after 30 days or the first 1000 km on the odometer, whichever comes first after the day of delivery.
10. How fast can this car go and how is the acceleration?
The muscular and robust engine powers this from rest to 100 kmph in 10.1 seconds. It pulls and can reach the 140 kmph mark in 20.4 seconds. The Kodiaq cruises with ease at 120 kmph and can reach top speeds of 190-200 kmph.
11. What unique features will I get with the Kodiaq?
The various features that make this car unique are rear parking sensors and camera, 12 V power outlets, paddle shift, cruise control, keyless entry, height-adjustable driver seat, lumbar support, push engine start/engine stop button, armrests on the front and rear seats, GPS navigation on a 9” touch screen display, tablet holder, front and rear fog lamps, and steering-mounted entertainment controls.