Skoda Kodiaq India to Launch this Festive Season, Bookings Open


Skoda’s all-new Kodiaq SUV was debuted in Berlin last year. The launch of Skoda Kodiaq 2017 in India is confirmed and it is expected to arrive in the second of 2017. This is Skoda’s biggest SUV till date and will compete with Hyundai Santa Fe in India. Booking for the 2017 Kodiaq has started.

Skoda Kodiaq Launch in India

Model Name Expected Launch Date
7 Seater Skoda Kodiaq India Launch Date Festive Season 2017

India has to wait another 5-6 months for the launch of Kodiaq.

Skoda Kodiaq Price in India

2017 Skoda Kodiaq 7 Seater SUV Estimated ex showroom Price
Base Petrol 4×2 Rs. 27 lakh
Top Petrol 4×4 Rs. 31 lakh
Base Diesel 4×2 Rs. 29 lakh
Diesel 4×4 Automatic Rs. 35 lakh

We are expecting prices to start from Rs. 27 lakhs. Pricing of the Kodiaq will be same as the Hyundai Santa Fe, which sells for Rs. 28.54 to 31.96 lakh. With Rs. 51,000 you can book Kodiaq.

Skoda Kodiaq India – Rivals

  • Hyundai Santa Fe
  • Ford Endeavour
  • Toyota Fortuner
  • Chevrolet Trailblazer
  • Mitsubishi Pajero Sport

While it will be directly competing with the Hyundai Santa Fe, in terms of cost, it will also compete with other SUVs like the Fortuner and the Endeavour. Also, it will rival Volkswagen Tiguan.

Skoda Kodiaq India Specifications


Engine Type 1.4 L TSI Petrol 2.0 L TDI Diesel
Power 150 PS 190 PS
Torque 250 Nm 350 Nm
Transmission (Gearbox) 6 speed Manual/6 speed DSG Automatic 6 speed Manual/7 speed DSG Automatic
Mileage (estimated) 15-16 KMPL 18-19 KMPL

For international markets, the Kodiaq will have choice of 1.4 L TSI petrol and 2.0 L TSI petrol and 2.0 L TDI Diesel engine options. The Kodiaq for Indian market will probably feature the 1.4 L petrol and 2.0 L diesel engine options. The petrol motor makes about 150 PS and 250 Nm while the diesel makes 190 PS and 350 Nm. Both petrol and diesel variants of the Kodiaq in India will feature manual and automatic transmission options.

Skoda Kodiaq India Mileage

Skoda Kodiaq Petrol Skoda Kodiaq Diesel
City 11 KMPL 13 KMPL
Highway 17 KMPL 20 KMPL
Overall ARAI Mileage 15-16 KMPL 18-19 KMPL

Skoda Kodiaq India Dimensions

Length 4697 mm
 Width 1882 mm
 Height 1676 mm
Wheelbase 2791 mm

Wheelbase 2791 mmSkoda Kodiaq India Price Rs 27 lakh; Launch Date – September 2017-skoda-kodiaq-india-dimensions

Skoda Kodiaq India – Features

  • LED Headlamps
  • LED Tail lights
  • Engine start/stop system
  • Driving Mode Select – Comfort, Normal, Sport, Eco and Individual
  • Brake energy recovery
  • Three rows of seats
  • 6.5 inch or 8 inch touchscreen infotainment system
  • Triple Zone automatic climate control
  • Dynamic Chassis control
  • Electric boot lid with virtual pedal
  • Front and rear parking sensors, area view and Manoeuvre Assist
  • Wireless charging
  • Ten Speaker Canton Sound System
  • SmartLink featuring Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and Mirror Link
  • Wireless phone charging

Skoda Kodiaq India – Colour Options

  • Pacific Blue
  • Magnetic Brown
  • Candy White
  • Business Grey
  • Brilliant Silver
  • Black Magic

We’re not sure how many colour options will be available for the SUV in India.

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