Skoda’s raised the cover on its new Vision E Concept– a car that’s expected to inspire the upcoming 2020 Skoda Kodiaq Coupe. The Concept’s innovative electrical drive system could likewise make its way into the new, more elegant Kodiaq variation when it goes on sale prior to 2020.
2020 Skoda Kodiaq Coupe Styling
The Vision E Concept’s sharp, classy styling is expected to be carried over primarily the same to the 2020 Skoda Kodiaq Coupe. The most apparent modification could be the addition of a front grille– to carry air to the Kodiaq’s engine and radiator– thicker roofing system pillars to offer higher crash security and traditional doors in place of the concept’s pillarless items.
Our exclusive render, above, pictures exactly what the Vision E’s features might appear like in production-ready Kodiaq Coupe form. Significant changes over the requirement, rather blocky Kodiaq might consist of slimmer, more aggressive headlights, a classy sloping roofline and redesigned front bumpers.
2020 Skoda Kodiaq Coupe Interior
Unlike the Vision E, the 2020 Skoda Kodiaq Coupe need to boast 5 usable seats and an useful, family-oriented cabin. In spite of its slinky styling, it’s expected to boast more head and legroom than competitors from BMW and Mercedes and need to feature a more capacious boot, too. Unlike the standard car, the coupe’s not expected to be offered with a practical seven-seat alternative.
The brand-new coupe’s control panel need to look almost similar to the standard Kodiaq’s. A comparable selection of elegant gloss-black trim pieces, a minimalist button layout and excellent construct quality needs to all assist it feel suitably upmarket without making it any less useful. The Kodiaq’s touchscreen infotainment system must also receive a few tweaks and updates by the time the coupe goes on sale.
2020 Skoda Kodiaq Coupe Engines and Driving
Entry-level models might be powered by a new 1.5-litre four-cylinder fuel engine producing 148hp while more effective 190hp 2.0-litre diesel models will likely be used, too. As requirement, the coupe could be fitted with front-wheel drive and a manual gearbox while higher-spec models should feature both 4×4 and a DSG automated ‘box.
The Vision E Concept indicate Skoda using a totally electrical or hybrid variation of the upcoming coupe, too. Using a combination of a prudent fuel engine driving the front wheels and a compact electric motor powering the backs, this model must provide both four-wheel-drive grip and impressive fuel economy figures.
2020 Skoda Kodiaq Coupe Price and Release Date
The 2020 Skoda Kodiaq Coupe will be released after a set of other brand-new models. As a result, Skoda’s new flagship SUV may not go on sale up until 2020. When it does strike display rooms in the UK, we expect it to carry a considerable premium over the standard ₤ 12,495 Kodiaq.