Skoda has unveiled the new Citigo. The entry-level model in the Skoda line-up, the Citigo has got a new fascia and a few creature comforts for 2018.
The new fascia gives the Citigo a sporty look. The bumpers have been redesigned, the fog lamps will have cornering function and the headlamps feature LED daytime running lights. The rear section flaunts tinted tail lights. The roof and the wing mirrors are available in contrasting black or white as optional add on. Buyers can opt for 14 inch, 15 inch or 16 inch wheels.
Cabin is also updated with new upholstery, a multifunction steering wheel and climate control. The Swing infotainment comes with smartphone pairing. It also gets an emergency brake system to prevent collisions in city traffic with the assistance of a laser sensor integrated in the rear-view mirror mount.
The Citigo will come with a 1.0 liter three-cylinder engine offered in two states of tine. The lower variant delivers 60bhp while the sprightlier version churns out 75bhp. Buyers get the option of either a five-speed manual or an automated shift gearbox.
It will be available in both three door and five door versions. It is available in five trims- S, SE, Colour Edition, SE L and Monte Carlo. Prices start at GBP 8,635 (Rs 7.25 lakh) in the UK.