Skoda Auto India has launched the new generation Superb sedan in India. Priced from INR 22.68 lakh for the entry level 1.8 liter petrol variant, the top of the line diesel 2.0 variant costs INR 29.36 lakh.
Inspired from the VisionC Concept, 2016 Skoda Superb gets a signature front grille, angular 3D headlamps and horizontal LED fog lamps. A well-sculpted bonnet and sporty front bumper add to its exclusivity while electrically adjustable ORVMs, sporty alloy wheels, a panoramic sunroof, are also to be seen.
2016 Skoda Superb measures 4,861 mm in length, 1,864 mm in width and 1,468 mm in height. This means the new Skoda is wider and longer than before, which contributes to better interior space with added leg and head room.
Interiors boast of electrically adjustable seats, dual zone air conditioning, parking sensors along with touchscreen infotainment system powered by SamrtLink (compatible with MirrorLink, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto) with Bluetooth, FM Radio, JPEG viewer and SD Card slot. It also gets a navigation system, 610 Watt Canton music system, ventilated seats, rear AC vents, 8 Airbags, ABS, EBD and much more.
The highlight is comfortable cabin finished in premium soft-touch leather with comfortable seating for up to 5 adults. Boot space in the new Skoda Superb stands at 625 liters, increased by 30 liters as compared to its earlier counterpart.
2016 Skoda Superb comes in with both petrol and diesel engine options. It receives a 1.8-liter TSI petrol engine capable of 132 kW peak power and 250 Nm torque, along with a 2.0 liter TDI diesel engine offering 130 kW power and 350 Nm torque. The petrol engine is offered with either 6-speed MT or 7 Speed AT while the diesel engine is only offered with 6 speed DSG. Diesel engine option claims a mileage of 18.19 kmpl.
Variants and Price – 2016 Skoda Superb
Skoda Superb 1.8 TSI Style 180 PS 6MT – INR 22.68 lakh
Skoda Superb 1.8 TSI Style 180 PS 7AT – INR 23.91 lakh
Skoda Superb 1.8 TSI L&K 180 PS 7AT – INR 26.89 lakh
Skoda Superb 2.0 TDI Style 177 PS 6-Speed DSG – INR 26.39 lakh
Skoda Superb 2.0 TDI L&K 177 PS 6-Speed DSG – INR 29.36 lakh
All prices are ex-showroom, Mumbai.