Skoda Kamiq SUV Spied completely in China. This is very likely the Renault Captur and Hyundai Creta rival that is India bound
There is a new Skoda Crossover that has been revealed for the Chinese market and we came to know for this because of numerous of leaked images from a number of Chinese websites. This new crossover is called Skoda Kamiq and it will get a slot below the Karoq SUV in Skoda’s Lie up for the Chinese market.
Skoda Kamiq SUV Design and Dimensions
From these Chinese websites, we know that the Skoda Kamiq is 4,390 mm long, 1,781mm wide and 1,593mm tall. It also has a wheelbase of 2610mm. On comparing with the Karoq which is sold in the international markets its dimensions are less. To be exact its 8mm less in length, 60mm in width and 12mm in height. Even the wheel base is shorter by 20mm.
Coming to the design and the styling the Kamiq looks a lot like its larger SUV siblings although there is some tweaking been done on the headlamps, tail lamps, front and rear bumpers, and also the tailgate. The interiors of the crossover is still unknown as it has not been revealed yet but form the looks of it, it looks like a 5 seater.
Skoda Kamiq SUV Engine And Specification
Under the hood (from the websites) is a 110hp, 1.5 litre naturally aspirated petrol engine. Still there is no news about the transmission. We don’t even know if the Kamiq will come with an all-wheel drive option though this is very unlikely for the Chinese market.
It’s reported that Skoda will assemble the Kamiq at the Shanghai Volkswagen joint venture facility and is expected to put up on sale in China in June 2018. The Czech carmaker hasn’t provided any information stating whether the crossover will make its way to India. Soda recently has launched the seven-seater Kodiaq SUV in India and also they have plans to launch the smaller Karoq by the end of 2018.