The 2019 Skoda Kodiaq Scout is a broad-shouldered car and attracts plenty of stares. Know more about the Skoda Kodiaq Scout Price, Mileage and Design.
Contents of this post-
- 2019 Skoda Kodiaq Scout Overview
- 2019 Skoda Kodiaq Scout Exterior Design
- Color options in the new Skoda Kodiaq Scout
- Interior Design of the new Skoda Kodiaq Scout
- New Skoda Kodiaq Scout Powertrain
- Off Road Enhancements
- 2019 Skoda Kodiaq Scout Price in India
2019 Skoda Kodiaq Scout Overview
The Skoda Kodiaq isn’t as tall or robust looking as say but its new variant may be. Skoda launched a new variant of the Kodiaq yesterday in India being called as the Kodiaq Scout. The Scout is an off-road biased version of the regular Skoda Kodiaq SUV which gets several modifications for the same. The Kodiaq, in fact, hits that sweet spot in design and it is broad-shouldered and attracts plenty of stares. Until this day, the Kodiaq was available in two variants-
- The base Style variant
- And the luxurious L&K variant.
This new Scout version will sit between the other two variants. However, in the typical Skoda line, its lines are clear and precise. Moreover, this car can do really well on roads and competes against the likes of Honda CR-V, Volkswagen Tiguan, etc.
Skoda Kodiaq Scout Exterior Design
The new Kodiaq Scout sports black plastic cladding which comes with silver metallic inserts both on the lower portion of the front and the rear bumpers. Although the changes are subtle and adds to make considerable difference. The Scout gets silver skid plates on the front and rear bumpers. It also gets silver colored ORVMs, roof rails, and grille surrounds. Although, the new 18-inch wheels gets a dual-tone finish and comes with ‘Scout’ badging on the front fenders and the tailgate, along with roof rails, ORVM covers and lower bumper elements finished in silver.
Color options in the new Skoda Kodiaq Scout
The new Skoda Kodiaq Scout is available in four colour options-
- lava Blue
- Quartz Grey
- Magic Black
- And Moon White
Interior design of the new Skoda Kodiaq Scout
The interior trimmings of the Kodiaq Scout’s cabin are different from rest of the competitors. Thanks to the Alcantara leather which just adds another element of comfort while the dashboard and doors feature wood inserts with Scout inscriptions- Isn’t that pretty cool?
The Scout shares a fair kit with the top L&K trim which includes-
- Nine airbags
- 9.2-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto-compatibility (comes paired to a 10-speaker 575W Canton sound system)
- 12-way adjustable driver’s seat
- Three-zone climate control
- Ambient lighting
- Hands-free parking system
- Panoramic sunroof.
- And ventilated seats.
The Scout misses out on the all-digital Virtual cockpit instrument cluster along with the 360-degree camera from the L&K.
The new variant does gets two features not available with the range-topping Kodiaq-
- A tyre pressure monitoring system
- And an off-road drive mode.
Boot space on the Kodiaq Scout with all the three rows of seats up is a 270 litres and further expands to a whopping 2,008 litres with the second and third row folded.
New Skoda Kodiaq Scout Powertrain
The Kodiaq Scout uses the 2.0-litre turbo-diesel engine that powers the entire Kodiaq family. Moreover, it produces over 150hp and 340Nm of peak torque, which is sent to all-four wheels via a 7-speed DSG(Direct-Shift-Gearbox) automatic gearbox.
Off Road Enhancements
The Kodiaq Scout comes with a dedicated off-road mode along with a more off-road-centric 4-wheel drive system. The off-road mode adjusts the throttle and damping responses depending on the terrain. Moreover the Kodiaq Scout gets full underbody protection to keep things safe and secure over the rough terrain. It also comes with tyre pressure monitoring system and the ground clearance remains unaltered from the standard Kodiaq. Read more by carblogindia.
2019 Skoda Kodiaq Scout Price in India
The new Skoda Kodiaq Scout will cost you around Rs. 33.99 lakhs(ex-showroom). Moreover, it sits in between the Style and the L&K variants of the Kodiaq and it’s Rs. 1 lakh more expensive than the base variant and about Rs. 2.5 lakhs cheaper than the top-spec L&K variant.