All units of Skoda Karoq SUV sold out in India

Dwaipayan Roy
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All units of Skoda Karoq SUV sold out in India
All units of Skoda Karoq SUV sold out in India

30 Oct 2020: All units of Skoda Karoq SUV sold out in India

Skoda Karoq SUV, which was launched in India in May, has been sold out in the country, the director of Skoda Auto India, Zac Hollis, has announced.

To recall, only 1,000 units of the premium four-wheeler were brought via the completely-built up (CBU) route. The car was offered in six color options, and was available in a single BS6-compliant 1.5-liter TSI petrol engine.

Exteriors: Skoda Karoq: At a glance

The Skoda Karoq has an aggressive look, featuring a blacked-out grille with chrome surrounds, a muscular bonnet, a wide air dam, and sleek LED headlights.

On the sides, the SUV is flanked by silvered roof rails, blacked-out B-pillars, indicator-mounted ORVMs, and designer alloy wheels.

As for the dimensions, the car has a length of 4,382mm and a wheelbase of 2,638mm.

Fact: Power and performance

The Skoda Karoq draws power from a BS6-compliant 1.5-liter TSI petrol engine that generates 148hp and 250Nm of torque. The mill comes mated to a 7-speed DSG automatic gearbox. The car can sprint from 0-100km/h in just nine seconds.

Interiors: How does the cabin look like?

The Skoda Karoq has a spacious 5-seater cabin with leather seats, automatic climate control, rear AC vents, and a multifunctional power steering wheel.

The SUV houses an 8-inch touchscreen infotainment system with support for the latest connectivity options.

For the safety of the passengers, there are nine airbags, ABS with EBD, traction control, a rear parking camera, and rear parking sensors.

Fact: What about the pricing?

In India, the Skoda Karoq SUV was available in a single Style AT trim and six color options of Candy White, Lava Blue, Magic Black, Quartz Grey, Brilliant Silver, and Magnetic Brown. The four-wheeler carried a price-tag of Rs. 24.99 lakh (ex-showroom, New Delhi).