Skoda launches 2019 Superb and Kodiaq Corporate Edition DSG
Skoda Auto has launched new corporate editions of the superb sedan and Kodiaq SUV. The new 2019 editions now come with the convenience of DSG automatic transmission alongside the manual introduced earlier.
The ŠKODA KODIAQ Corporate Edition and the SUPERB (DSG) Corporate Edition will be available at an attractive introductory ex-showroom price of INR 32.99 lakhs and INR 25.99 lakhs respectively.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr Zac Hollis, Director – Sales, Service and Marketing, ŠKODA AUTO India, said, “We are delighted to expand our premium SUV and saloon range by introducing the new ŠKODA KODIAQ and SUPERB (DSG) Corporate Edition at an attractive price point. Since their inception, these two products have carved a niche for themselves among auto enthusiasts. Sporting ‘Simply Clever’ features, the two new ŠKODA offerings will provide a compelling combination of the brand’s emotive design, exquisite interiors, and class-leading safety features. We are confident that with the introduction, we will be expanding our reach and attracting new potential buyers to our showrooms.”
Mechanically the Superb and Kodiaq come powered by the same engines as the standard versions. The Superb Corporate edition gets a 1.8 litre TSI petrol engine that puts out 180hp and 250Nm of torque, while the 2.0 litre diesel puts out 177hp and 350Nm of torque.
The Kodiaq Corporate edition comes powered by a 2.0 litre engine that puts out 150hp and 340Nm of torque. Transmission options include a 7-speed DSG for the Kodiaq and Superb petrol, while the diesel powered Superb gets a 6-speed gearbox.
In terms of equipment, the Superb Corporate edition comes with the same features as the style trim. Features such as an 8.0 inch floating infortainment system, power adjustable driver seat and three zone climate control are some of the features on offer.
In terms of safety the Kodiaq and Superb Corporate editions get Anti-lock Braking System (ABS), Electronic Break-force Distribution (EBD), Hydraulic Brake Assistant (HBA), Anti Slip Regulation (ASR), Electronic Stability Control (ESC), among others.
ŠKODA is also offering a 4 year service care program which consists of a 4 year warranty program and a 4 year (24 x 7) Road Side Assistance which is standard on all ŠKODAs. Additionally, customers have an option to purchase a 4 year service package at a nominal price which ensures a hassle-free ownership experience.