30 January 2017

Skoda Kodiaq prices released

Skoda Ireland has released prices for the new Kodiaq SUV, beginning at €28,795, writes Brian Byrne.

Available in 5-seat format, the vehicle will offer powertrain options of 1.4 turbo petrol in 125hp/150hp versions and 2.0 diesels in 150hp/190hp outputs.

There will be three grades available and DSG automatic gearboxes will be among the options.

Connectivity features include the Skoda Smartlink+ smartphone integration system containing Apple Car Play and Google Android Auto as standard.

The Columbus navigation and infotainment system which is standard on the Style grade also comes with an additional 4G LTE SIM card slot to enable a high speed Wi-Fi hotspot within the car (data plans sold separately) and additional connected services from Skoda Connect.

The car goes on sale in March, but will be available to view in advance at Skoda showrooms.