Skoda Kushaq 5-Seater Compact SUV Delivery: Skoda Kushaq 5 seater compact SUV launched in India on 28 June 2021 by Skoda Auto is being well-liked. Skoda claims that the bookings for this much-awaited SUV have lived up to their expectations.
Skoda Kushaq 5-Seater Compact SUV Delivery
Skoda Auto has managed to garner 2,500 bookings for the Kushaq in just 10 days. The dealership has started Skoda Kushaq 5-Seater Compact SUV Delivery to the customers. At present, the Kushaq is only offered to 1.0-liter TSI customers. The deliveries of the 1.5-liter TSI will start from the first week of August.
The SUVs that rival the Hyundai Creta, Kia Seltos, and Tata Harrier in the mid-size segment have also been ramped up production to reduce the long waiting period. Customers wishing to buy this SUV can book it for Rs 25000. Customers can book by visiting the company’s 100+ showrooms or the company’s website in 85 cities across the country.
Which Variants Are In Demand?
The Skoda Kushaq is currently launched with a single engine option in three variants – Active, Ambition, and Style. The Skoda Kushaq 1.0 TSI Automatic Ambition variant is most popular among buyers. This variant accounts for 40 percent of the total 1.0 TSI bookings. Skoda Kushaq is being manufactured at the company’s Chakan plant in Pune.
It can present a big challenge to the popular cars in the mid-size SUV segment. The meaning of the name ‘Kushaq’ is ‘king’ or ’emperor’. But it will be the car’s own capabilities and performance that will really prove what it stands for in its segment. Skoda introduced the production version of its all-new 5-seater 2021 Kushaq in India during a global premiere in March. Here we are telling you the features of this new SUV.
Skoda Kushaq Engine and Power
The new 2021 Skoda Kushaq car will be available in a powerful petrol engine. The car was to be offered two engine options. At present, this SUV has been launched with only a 1.0-liter engine. The 1.5-liter TSI motor will be launched in July. Both the engines are locally made. The 1.0-liter 3-cylinder turbocharged petrol engine generates 115 PS of power and 175 Nm of torque. This engine will be available with the option of a 6-speed manual or 6-speed torque-converter gearbox. On the other hand, the more powerful 1.5-liter TSI 4-cylinder turbocharged petrol engine will generate 150 PS of power and maximum torque of 250 Nm. The option of a 6-speed manual and 7-speed DSG gearbox has been given with this engine.
Skoda Kushaq Features
Talking about the interior of the new Kushaq SUV, it gets a very large and spacious cabin. In which a 10-inch digital instrument cluster has been given. Apart from this, it offers smartphone connectivity, connected car technology, and more. Central AC vents are placed below the touchscreen, below which are feather-touch HVAC controls. Along with this, features like ambient lighting, ventilated front seats, wireless charging, cooled glove box, 6-speakers, and a 50w subwoofer, internal memory storage, wireless SmartLink, Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, Type-C USB port, and My Skoda Connect app are also included.
The top-spec Kushaq also gets safety features like 6-airbags, ISOFIX child seat mounts, auto headlamps and wipers, and a multi-collision braking system.
2021 Skoda Kushaq SUV Look and Design
The 2021 Skoda Kushaq SUV has a lot in common with the other Skoda SUV family vehicles due to its distinctive front look and large bonnet. The look of the new Skoda Kushaq is quite bold and modern. The wide grille features stunning dual slats, both the frame and the slats are made of lead crystal and the stunning LED lighting adds to their beauty. The split LED headlights to have a completely crystal structure. The top touches the Skoda grille, and the gorgeous glass elements make up the LED dipped beam, LED high beam, and L-shaped LED module for daylight usage and indicators. LED fog lights have been installed below it. The sculpted upper part of the bumper has been further refined in detail, which is the same color as the body of the vehicle, and gets wider, crystalline, mesh air inlets. The extremely sturdy, the aluminum front spoiler has been installed at the bottom.
New 2021 Skoda Kushaq Color Options
The new 2021 Skoda Kushaq has been introduced in five color options – Candy White, Brilliant Silver, Carbon Steel, Honey Orange, Tornado Red. The top variant of the Skoda Kushaq will get 17-inch alloy wheels. At the same time, 16-inch wheels have been given in the lower variants. The new 2021 Kushaq has a ground clearance of 188 mm and a wheelbase of 2,651 mm. The carmaker claims that this is the highest among the cars in this segment. The length of this car is 4,225 mm, width is 1,760 mm and height is 1,612 mm. It gets a boot space of 385 liters which can be expanded up to 1,405 liters.
Skoda Kushaq Price in India
The Skoda Kushaq price in India is Rs 10.50 Lakh starting ex-showroom. At the same time, the ex-showroom price of its top variant is Rs 17.60 lakh. While the ex-showroom price of the 1.5-liter TSI variant is Rs 16.19 lakh.