Skoda has finally taken the wraps off the Kushaq SUV. The production-spec Skoda Kushaq made its global debut in India ahead of its launch in the country later this year. The Kushaq SUV is based on the Vision IN concept, which was showcased at the 2020 Auto Expo.
Skoda Kushaq Variants:
The Kushaq SUV will be offered in three trim levels: Active, Ambition and Style.
Skoda Kushaq Design:
On the design front, the Skoda Kushaq looks similar to the Vision IN concept. The SUV features the signature Skoda front grille with chrome surroundings. The front grille is flanked by a split LED headlight setup. The top-spec Style variant of the SUV gets 17-inch dual-tone alloys wheels. Other highlights include body cladding, roof rails and Kushaq badging on the tailgate.
The rear profile of the Kushaq features a faux silver diffuser, a roof-mounted spoiler, and wraparound LED tail light cluster with crystalline elements. The Active variant of the SUV will get 16-inch steel wheels with covers, while the mid-spec Ambition trim will get 16-inch alloy wheels.
Skoda Kushaq Dimensions:
Talking about the dimensions, the Kushaq measures 4,221mm in length, 1,612 in height and 1,760 in width. Ground clearance of the SUV stands at 188mm.
Skoda Kushaq Colours:
Skoda Kushaq will be available in five colour options: Honey Orange, Tornado Red (Kushaq-exclusive colours), Carbon Steel, Brilliant Silver and Candy White.
Skoda Kushaq Interior:
The interior of the Kushaq features a dual-tone theme, and the dashboard is dominated by a 10-inch touchscreen infotainment system with smartphone connectivity, connected car technology, etc. Other features of the interior include ambient lighting, a two-spoke steering wheel, ventilated front seats, rear AC vents and much more.
Skoda Kushaq Safety Features:
The Skoda Kushaq is equipped with safety features such as six airbags, stability control, ABS with EBD, TPMS, hill-hold assist and rear parking sensors and much more.
Skoda Kushaq Engine and Gearbox:
The Kushaq will be available with two petrol engines: a 1-litre three-cylinder engine and a 1.5-litre four-cylinder engine. The 1-litre unit produces 109bhp and 175Nm of torque, while the 1.5-litre engine churns out 148bhp and 250Nm of torque.
A 6-speed manual gearbox will be offered as standard across the variants. Skoda will also offer a 6-speed automatic and 7-speed DSG gearbox as an option on the 1-litre and 1.5-litre variants, respectively.